March 13, 2019 Tribute to Dr Inayat from a colleague and friend, Dr Mervyn

I am absolutely thrilled by the news that Dr Inayat Padhiar has been recognized for a state Civil Award, the Sitara-e-Imtiaz. I cannot think of anyone more deserving of national honour and recognition than him. Inayat and I go back in time; it was the year 1966 at DJ Science College, in Karachi, before we...

March 13, 2019 IDS 2019 has been successfully started!

IDS opened its doors to an expectant and demanding trade audience yesterday, i.e. March 12th’19. Over 2.300 exhibitors from more than 60 countries are ready and waiting at their stands to present their latest product developments. IDS is the leading global trade fair for the dental community, which ensures sustainable success as a platform for...

March 11, 2019 Bolan Medical College holds Oral Health Awareness Programs in Schools

QUETTA: The Department of Community & Preventive Dentistry, Bolan Medical College (BMC), conducted two school oral health awareness programs in the outskirts of Quetta city. These events were aimed to promote positive oral health behaviors amongst school children. The programs included practical approaches for proper tooth brushing, information on healthy dietary habits, as well as...

March 10, 2019 Dentist/Teacher/Editor Dr Inayyat named for Sitara-e-Imtiaz

  Dr Inayatullah Padhiar- the selfless dentist- whose services to dentistry are finally acknowledged, has been nominated to receive the Sitara-e-Imtiaz, a prestigious civil award, in recognition of his services rendered to dentistry. It’s a proud moment for the entire dental fraternity. President Dr Arif Alvi has decided to confer Civil Awards on one hundred...

March 9, 2019 SHC dismisses petition against PDA Constitution amendments and election results

Karachi-The Sindh High Court recently dismissed a petition against the new PDA Constitution and election results of PDA Karachi Branch. Before the SHC, the petitioner challenged the amendments in the PDA Constitution deeming them illegal; they sought directions against the Central Council to nominate election commission; moreover, they appealed for the suspension of election results of PDA Karachi...

March 9, 2019 CME activity at Bolan University

Quetta- A session of CME activity was recently held by the Dental Department, Bolan Medical Complex Hospital and Educationist Forum, Bolan Medical University of Health Sciences (BMUHS), under the supervision of Dr Fazal Dad Kakar, Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. The session comprised of two lectures: 1) “What is TOACS? Why it is part...

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ISLAMABAD: The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan paid Rs.280 million from the public exchequer, senate committee was informed. The Senate Standing Committee on National Health Services and Regulations (NHSR), met with Senator Sajjad Hussain Turi in the chair Status of implementation matters as recommendations issued by the committee during last 3 years and mechanism of…

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IDS 2019 has been successfully started!

IDS opened its doors to an expectant and demanding trade audience yesterday, i.e. March 12th’19. Over 2.300 exhibitors from more than 60 countries are ready and waiting at their stands to present their latest product developments. IDS is the leading global trade fair for the dental community, which ensures sustainable success as a platform for…

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IDS 2019 has been successfully started!
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IDS 2019 has been successfully started!

IDS opened its doors to an expectant and demanding trade audience yesterday, i.e. March 12th’19. Over 2.300 exhibitors from more than 60 countries are ready and waiting at their stands to present their latest product developments. IDS is the leading global trade fair for the dental community, which ensures sustainable success as a platform for…

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Dentist/Teacher/Editor Dr Inayyat named for Sitara-e-Imtiaz
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Dentist/Teacher/Editor Dr Inayyat named for Sitara-e-Imtiaz

  Dr Inayatullah Padhiar- the selfless dentist- whose services to dentistry are finally acknowledged, has been nominated to receive the Sitara-e-Imtiaz, a prestigious civil award, in recognition of his services rendered to dentistry. It’s a proud moment for the entire dental fraternity. President Dr Arif Alvi has decided to confer Civil Awards on one hundred…

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Infectious diseases can cause epilepsy: Experts
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Infectious diseases can cause epilepsy: Experts

KARACHI: The President of Neurology Awareness and Research Foundation (NARF), Prof Dr Muhammad Wasey Shakir stated that infectious diseases like TB, typhoid, and meningitis were some common contributors to the high ratio of epilepsy in Pakistan. Speaking at a press conference at the Karachi Press Club, Dr Wasey Shakir said that head injury, brain infection, diabetes,…

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Dentist/Teacher/Editor Dr Inayyat named for Sitara-e-Imtiaz
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Dentist/Teacher/Editor Dr Inayyat named for Sitara-e-Imtiaz

  Dr Inayatullah Padhiar- the selfless dentist- whose services to dentistry are finally acknowledged, has been nominated to receive the Sitara-e-Imtiaz, a prestigious civil award, in recognition of his services rendered to dentistry. It’s a proud moment for the entire dental fraternity. President Dr Arif Alvi has decided to confer Civil Awards on one hundred…

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SHC dismisses petition against PDA Constitution amendments and election results
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SHC dismisses petition against PDA Constitution amendments and election results

Karachi-The Sindh High Court recently dismissed a petition against the new PDA Constitution and election results of PDA Karachi Branch. Before the SHC, the petitioner challenged the amendments in the PDA Constitution deeming them illegal; they sought directions against the Central Council to nominate election commission; moreover, they appealed for the suspension of election results of PDA Karachi…

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Anti-Quackery Team on  Mission Clean Sweep in Karachi
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Anti-Quackery Team on Mission Clean Sweep in Karachi

Karachi – An anti-quackery team of Sindh Health Care Commission (SHCC), recently, conducted various raids against quacks, in the Clifton area of Karachi, in collaboration with District Health Officer (DHO) and law enforcement agencies. The team paid a supervise visit to KKT Orthopedic Hospital after receiving several complaints. It was observed that unregistered treatment methods…

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