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First International Predoctoral Dental Education Program to receive CODA accreditation
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First International Predoctoral Dental Education Program to receive CODA accreditation

Press Release Dental Education program, sponsored by King Abdulaziz University in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, recently received the status of Approval Without Reporting Requirements from Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA). It is the first time that an international predoctoral dental education program based outside the United States has received such a status from the…

Pharma sector being closely observed, collusion to be strictly punished; CCP
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Pharma sector being closely observed, collusion to be strictly punished; CCP

Press Release The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) while setting aside its show-cause notice issued to Pharma Bureau for prima facie cartelization, has warned that the pharmaceutical sector is being observed closely and any collusive or anti-competitive activity shall be dealt with strictly. In another instance of impartial and unbiased enforcement, CCP is setting aside…

Three medical colleges of Sindh face acute shortage of teachers
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Three medical colleges of Sindh face acute shortage of teachers

LARKANA: Three medical colleges in the Larkana and Sukkur region of the Sindh province running under the Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University (SMBBMU) are facing an acute shortage of teaching faculty due to which the professional studies of the enrolled students are being hindered. These institutions include the Chandka Medical College (CMC) and the…

After PMDC, DRAP employees lose health allowance
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After PMDC, DRAP employees lose health allowance

ISLAMABAD: The Auditor General of Pakistan (AGP) recently raised objection to the overpayment of Rs308 million to the employees of the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) as health professional allowance (HPA). It has been recommended that the amount be recovered and the practice discontinued forthwith. However, DRAP Chief Executive Officer Dr Asim Rauf said…

Trade freeze: Pharma consignments from India diverted after Kashmir crisis
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Trade freeze: Pharma consignments from India diverted after Kashmir crisis

Agitated PPMA approaches DRAP for clearance of old consignments Pakistan’s pharmaceutical industry received a big shock after the government placed a ban on trade with India. The industry relies on raw material imported from India for the manufacturing of several essential medicines. Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (PPMA) has raised this issue with Drug Regulatory Authority…

Dr Irfan Qureshi’s Comprehensive Implantology Course
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Dr Irfan Qureshi’s Comprehensive Implantology Course

Renowned Implantologist Dr Irfan Qureshi recently conducted a two-day course on Comprehensive Implantology. The course was designed for general dental practitioners and dental students that desired to enhance their clinical knowledge and skills in Implant Dentistry. The course outlined the basics of implantology, applied anatomy, diagnosis and treatment planning, bone physiology, sinus augmentation, socket management,…

Dental Grand Round at LUMHS
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Dental Grand Round at LUMHS

JAMSHORO: A monthly dental grand round presentation was recently held at LUMHS, Jamshoro. The event comprised of three case report presentations by postgraduate students from the specialties of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Operative Dentistry, and Prosthodontics. Dr Anum Rana from OMFS Department presented a case report on “Ameloblastoma”, Dr Sunaina from the department of Operative…

Faculty development initiative at AIDC
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Faculty development initiative at AIDC

Abbotabad- The Department of Dental Education, Abbotabad International Dental College, in collaboration with Pathodont Academy of continued Professional development, arranged a hands-on faculty development workshop titled “How to be objective SMART: Designing course files”.   The workshop was attended by Vice Principal Associate Professor Dr Samia Shad, Associate Professor Dr Adil Shahnazwaz, Assistant Professor Amber,…

SHCC and MMIDSP signs MoU for infection prevention
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SHCC and MMIDSP signs MoU for infection prevention

KARACHI: The Sindh Healthcare Commission (SHCC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Society of Pakistan (MMIDSP) for infection prevention in Sindh. The SHCC and MMIDSP signed an MOU to support infection prevention in Sindh through training healthcare professionals. The MMIDSP will provide training assistance to the SHCC in conducting…

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