Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry said that APPNA, by forging strong people to
people contacts, has consistently proven itself as one of the strongest organization
of professional Pakistanis in North America. He was the keynote speaker at the
Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America (APPNA) Spring Meeting-2018 in Chicago, today.
Talking at the event, Ambassador Chaudhry said it is always a matter of great pride
to see Pakistani-Americans doing well and contributing to the development of their
home States. He praised organization’s projects aimed for uplifting underprivileged
communities around the globe.
Ambassador Aizaz Chaudhry added that APPNA
represents a group of highly educated Pakistanis who are one of the pillars of
friendly relations between the two countries. These physicians are a true
representation of Pakistan – a country of talented, tolerant and diverse people.
He urged the Pakistani physicians to encourage their children to get involved in US
politics, media & entertainment and other national building institutions and serve to strengthen Pakistan-US relations.
At the conclusion of his address Ambassador Chaudhry said that he is hopeful that
APPNA would continue its good work for strengthening Pakistan-US relations as
well as its philanthropic endeavors in the coming years.
During Q & A session, Ambassador Chaudhry responded to the questions on Pakistan's foreign and internal policies including Pakistan's relations with the US, Afghanistan and India.