Thank you for giving me the opportunity to serve as the President for CT-APPNA Chapter. As you know, the Connecticut Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America (CT-APPNA) is an affiliate of APPNA (Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America) as a charter member. CT-APPNA has been active since 2005 and has been moving forward in small steps over the last several years.Read More
To assist newly arriving Pakistani Americans to connecticut and help with adjustment and assimilation.
To participate in charities both in Pakistan and United States of America, not restricted by any religion or ethnicity.
To preserve Pakistani cultural heritage and values. To welcome new residents and fellows in the medical and dental profession to ct and provide mentoring.
To organize regular community events to help in social networking, health awareness and health enhancement.
To promote collaboration with the diverse population of Connecticut to increase awareness of Pakistani American residents.
Ct appna chapter is a one of a kind organization that is devoted to the community of Connecticut that is from the Pkistani heritage. With the current state of affairs in the United States of America, there is a dire need for organizations like ours that empower the community to speak up for their rights and provide cultural identity to our youth. We hope to help our community both professionally and socially to move forward in these difficult times. This organization is the result of a handful of very dedicated, motivated and hardworking individuals who have worked endlessly to bring this organization to where it stands today. These include our past officers and their spouses, but also many members of our community. We hope to continue to provide exceptional service to our community for years to come.