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PMA demands strict monitoring of DRAP
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PMA demands strict monitoring of DRAP

KARACHI: The Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) appreciated the Ministry of National Health Services (NHS) for stopping the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) from registering drugs without fixing their prices. The step has been taken in the light of the AGP’s special audit report of DRAP, which revealed many irregularities in the price-fixing by the…

Prof Tariq Javed sheds light on the intricacies of Periodontal Surgery
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Prof Tariq Javed sheds light on the intricacies of Periodontal Surgery

KARACHI: In its effort to promote dental education, the Altamash Institute of Dental Medicine recently organized a lecture on periodontal surgery. The renowned Prof Tariq Javed, Professor of Periodontics from the Carolina Institute, USA, conducted the lecture in which he discussed various periodontium related surgeries that support restorative and prosthodontic treatments such as prosthodontics ridge…

81% of Antibiotic Prophylaxis by Dentists Are Unnecessary
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81% of Antibiotic Prophylaxis by Dentists Are Unnecessary

An American journal recently published a study proving that most of the antibiotics prescribed by dentists are unnecessary, hence, avoidable. The study also discussed the major adverse impact of the practice: increasing antibiotic resistance. Researchers at Oregon State University, the University of Illinois-Chicago and Northwestern University collaborated for the research, which was published in JAMA…

SHCC forms Institutional Research Board to promote research
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SHCC forms Institutional Research Board to promote research

KARACHI: The Sindh Healthcare Commission (SHCC) has established its Institutional Research Board (IRB) with the aim to review the research projects for scientific and ethical values and promote responsible research culture for health in the Sindh province. The IRB will also facilitate researchers by reviewing research projects and ensuring that the rights and welfare of…

Faculty development session|BDC
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Faculty development session|BDC

KARACHI: In continuation of their Faculty Development Program, Baqai Dental College recently arranged a workshop on “Teaching and Assessment of Attitudes”. Professors and the Heads of Departments attended the event along with senior and junior faculty members. Prof Shahid Shamim was invited over to discuss various attitudes and their need for implementation in the curriculum….

SIOHS Spreads Oral Health Awareness among Traffic Police
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SIOHS Spreads Oral Health Awareness among Traffic Police

KARACHI: The department of Community Dentistry, SIOHS, in collaboration with the Student Council of JSMU, recently organized an awareness session for traffic police officials regarding oral health. In the session, the 2nd year BDS students of SIOHS highlighted the importance of oral health and hygiene in daily life. They demonstrated the different tooth brushing methods…

IADSR conducts career counseling workshop
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IADSR conducts career counseling workshop

LAHORE: Keeping in view the importance of making the right career choice, a workshop was held at the Institute of Advanced Dental Sciences and Research (IADSR). The event was facilitated by National Coordinator of IADSR and Dean of Dentistry at Azra Naheed Medical & Dental College Prof Ayaz Ali Khan, Dr M Sohaib Nawaz, Dr…

Research protocol & literature search|Baqai Dental College
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Research protocol & literature search|Baqai Dental College

KARACHI: The Research and Development Department at the Baqai Dental College in collaboration with the Medical Education Department conducted a CME lecture and a hands-on session titled “Research Protocol & Literature Research”. The session was targeted towards all the house officers of Baqai Dental College. The session commenced with the opening remarks by Dr Aisha…

AIDM discusses the importance of research
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AIDM discusses the importance of research

KARACHI: The Altamash Institute of Dental Medicine organized a lecture session for promoting research in dentistry in collaboration with the Dental Education and Research Department. Guest Speaker, Dr Nabeel Naeem Baig, Senior Executive Officer of Research, CPSP, discussed topics including study design and sampling.  He marvellously explained the different types of study designs with very…

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