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Getz Pharma Sponsors the 12th Karachi Literature Festival (Digital Edition)

Getz Pharma sponsored the 12th Karachi Literature Festival (Digital Edition) from 26th to 28th March 2021. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s event was held virtually and aired live on the social media platforms of the Karachi Literature Festival. At this event, Getz Pharma presented the awards for the best book in English Fiction, Urdu Prose, and Urdu Poetry, along with the EACPE Film Awards 2020.

Getz Pharma and The Aga Khan University Outreach Health Network collaborate to eradicate Hepatitis C in Pakistan

Under strict COVID-19 SOPs, the signing ceremony between Getz Pharma and Aga Khan University Hospital was held on 2 April 2021. Khalid Mahmood, the Managing Director and CEO at Getz Pharma, and Mr. Firoz Rasul, President of the Aga Khan University signed this agreement, under which the Aga Khan University Outreach Health Network will ensure treatment of Hepatitis C and make it accessible to patients from low-income households across Pakistan, during the course of two years. Getz Pharma will be providing free of cost Hepatitis C medicines to the Aga Khan University Outreach Health Network with its goal of providing free treatment to 12,000 indigent patients in Karachi, Lahore, Larkana, Multan, Nawabshah, Jacobabad, Rawalpindi, and Peshawar, through its 11 Outreach Medical Centers nationwide.

Media Coverage – #GetzPharmaFightsCorona

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Getz Pharma launched a series of initiatives under the campaign #GetzPharmaFightsCorona. Our efforts were covered and lauded by leading international news organizations, publications, and prominent personalities. Here is the list of all the media coverages that we received during this time.

Getz Pharma held a webinar: SARS CoV 2-VOC (UK variant) 202012/01: Will vaccines still work?

In the wake of this emerging threat, Getz Pharma’s Public Health Line, brought together an esteemed panel of subject experts to shed light on the effectiveness of vaccines against mutations of the virus on January 2nd, 2021. The program was held LIVE at 7 pm Pakistan, 5 pm Qatar, 10 pm Philippines and 8 am USA.