Welcome to Lahore: The Conference City

The City of Lively People

Lahore is the capital city of the Pakistani province of Punjab. It is the second largest and most populous city in Pakistan. Lahore is known as Pakistan's educational capital,having some of Pakistan's leading universities. Lahore hosts some of South Asia’s oldest educational institutes. The city of Lahore has a long history of more than 2,000 years having several periods of glory. The city is a major tourist destination, particularly the areas surrounding the ancient Walled City which is home to several World Heritage Sites. Lahore is also home to many British colonial structures built in the Indo-Gothic style. Today, Lahore can be best described as a city that is just so wonderful, so very fabulous, that every nook and corner of the city speaks of a certain vibrancy, a certain zeal, and spirit of life.

Welcome Message

  • It is a great pleasure and honor to extend a warm invitation to the PARACON 2017 “International Parasitology Conference”. UVAS has taken pride in welcoming guests from all over the world since 1882. Now, UVAS beckons you to attend PARACON 2017. I look forward to welcoming you in this engaging scientific conference in UVAS.

    Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha Vice Chancellor, UVAS
  • This is a special occasion for the Faculty of Veterinary Sciences in hosting the PARACON 2017. Department of Parasitology has long standing history of research and I hope the conference will attract academia, talented researchers and young student community.3

    Prof Dr Masood Rabbani Dean, FVS, UVAS
  • On behalf of organising committee of PARACON, we would like to express our warmest welcome to all of you participating in PARACON 2017. Lahore is a beautiful and vivacious city, well-known for its hospitality and friendly people, and I hope you will enjoy your stay in Lahore, Pakistan.

    Prof Dr Kamran Ashraf Chairman Parasitology