The Khyber Institute of Child Health (KICH), located at Hyatabad Peshawar, is a pioneering project in the field of child health which is being established with the financial support of the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).The project PC-1 was approved on 27th September 2007, at the total coast of Rs. 116.42million for renovation work to convert the building in to a teaching and training facility. The renovation work has been completed and the building handed over to Health department for personalization.
The project will include the following facilities on completion.
A provincial database on Paediatric morbidity and mortality
A research and monitoring center
A public Health Education Department including FM radio station
A Media Centre on Child health and Development
A Reference-cum-digital Library
Class / tutorial rooms
Screening Programs for the Prevention Beta Thalassemia , congenital hypothyroidism and common metabolic disorders (PKU) and Galactosemia.