Updated: Aug 24
Prestigious Pakistan Civil Award Bestowed on WPA President, Dr. Afzal Javed, for his services to Pakistan and Internationally
Dr. Afzal Javed, WPA, President Dr. Arif Alvi, President of Pakistan
President of Pakistan, Dr. Arif Alvi, conferred Pakistan civil awards on Pakistani citizens as well as foreign nationals as part of the country’s recent 75th Diamond Jubilee Anniversary celebrations.
The chosen few were given awards for showing excellence and courage in their different fields.
The current World Psychiatric Association (WPA) President, Dr. Muhammad Afzal Javed, was awarded the SITARA-I-IMTIAZ for his services to Pakistan, more specifically for his work in promoting mental health within Pakistan and internationally. Dr. Afzal Javed is an executive committee member of Lahore Mental Health Association and is actively involved in the running of Fountain House Lahore in Pakistan.
The investiture ceremony of these awards will take place on Pakistan Day, March 23 2023.
The full list of award recipients can be viewed here.
The WPA would like to offer sincere congratulations to Dr. Afzal Javed for this well deserved award.