National News / September 19, 2017 PDA New Council Holds Its First Meeting

The newly Elected Council of Pakistan Dental Association under the President-ship of Dr.Mahmood Shah held its first meeting on 17th September 2017 at Karachi. This was a Policy Making Meeting by the New PDA Council for their tenure and consisted of many important Agenda Items. The Meeting started at 11am and continued till 5pm.  All...

National News / September 18, 2017 Pakistan Army establishes dental facility at CMH Lahore

LAHORE: Pakistan Army established advance level dental facility at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) Lahore Medical College. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Commander Lahore Corps Lt. General Sadiq Ali inaugurated the ‘Maxillofacial Centre’ at Institute of Dentistry CMH Lahore Medical College. The facility will cater for all the dental treatments / surgeries including facial...

National News / September 14, 2017 PPMA’s delegation met with PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

ISLAMABAD  – A delegation of Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (PPMA) headed by its Chairman, Dr. Sheikh Kaiser Waheed, called on Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at Prime Minister’s Office. The Minister for Health Services, Mrs. Saira Afzal Tarar, and office bearers of PPMA were also present during the meeting. The delegation briefed the Prime Minister about...

Colleges, National News / September 6, 2017 Dr. Khero passes away

Prof. Dr. Abdul Qadir Khero left for his heavenly abode today. Prof. Dr. Abdul Qadir Khero, a renowned Professor of Maxillofacial Surgery, was presently the Dean of Faculty of Dentistry at Isra University Hyderabad. He also has 23 years of teaching experience at LUMHS, Jamshoro as the professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery, and has...

National News / August 24, 2017 Plane load of deaths daily from tobacco related diseases: Experts

Karachi: Cigarette smoking kills over 124,000 Pakistanis every year. This death toll is far greater than total deaths occurring as a result of suicidal bombings, traffic accidents and crime related killings in a given year. This was highlighted at a seminar organized at the 13th Health Asia conference held at Expo center Karachi. This alarming...

National News / August 17, 2017 High court rules against Dr Nusrat

Karachi: Honourable High Court of  Sindh DISMISSED Petition of Dr Nusrat Shah Kamal D/O Syed Qaim Ali Shah (Ex Chief Minister Sindh) against Dr Nasir Khan , & declared  him successful PMDC Member Sindh on faculty seat.

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PDA New Council Holds Its First Meeting
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PDA New Council Holds Its First Meeting

The newly Elected Council of Pakistan Dental Association under the President-ship of Dr.Mahmood Shah held its first meeting on 17th September 2017 at Karachi. This was a Policy Making Meeting by the New PDA Council for their tenure and consisted of many important Agenda Items. The Meeting started at 11am and continued till 5pm.  All…

Pakistan Army establishes dental facility at CMH Lahore
National News

Pakistan Army establishes dental facility at CMH Lahore

LAHORE: Pakistan Army established advance level dental facility at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) Lahore Medical College. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Commander Lahore Corps Lt. General Sadiq Ali inaugurated the ‘Maxillofacial Centre’ at Institute of Dentistry CMH Lahore Medical College. The facility will cater for all the dental treatments / surgeries including facial…

PPMA’s delegation met with PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi
National News

PPMA’s delegation met with PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

ISLAMABAD  – A delegation of Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (PPMA) headed by its Chairman, Dr. Sheikh Kaiser Waheed, called on Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at Prime Minister’s Office. The Minister for Health Services, Mrs. Saira Afzal Tarar, and office bearers of PPMA were also present during the meeting. The delegation briefed the Prime Minister about…

Dr. Khero passes away
Colleges, National News

Dr. Khero passes away

Prof. Dr. Abdul Qadir Khero left for his heavenly abode today. Prof. Dr. Abdul Qadir Khero, a renowned Professor of Maxillofacial Surgery, was presently the Dean of Faculty of Dentistry at Isra University Hyderabad. He also has 23 years of teaching experience at LUMHS, Jamshoro as the professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery, and has…

From Leipzig to Pakistan – the tremendous services of Ruth Pfau
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From Leipzig to Pakistan – the tremendous services of Ruth Pfau

—————————————–Pakistani mother Teresa is no more———————————————- Karachi: Dr. Ruth Katherina Martha Pfau  breathed her last here in Karachi aged 88 years after a protracted illness. Hailed as mother Teresa of Pakistan, she was suffering from several health problems due to her old age including heart disease for which she was being treated for quite some time….

Punjab takes the lead in banning fizzy drinks
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Punjab takes the lead in banning fizzy drinks

  PUNJAB- Carbonated beverages and energy drinks contain high levels of caffeine and phosphoric acid which have been found to impact and inhibit proper growth and development in growing children. These drinks are particularly dangerous for children as they weaken growing bones in the body. The Punjab Food Authority has therefore decided on the basis…

BREAKING NEWS: PDA (CC) Election Results Announced
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BREAKING NEWS: PDA (CC) Election Results Announced

BREAKING NEWS KARACHI-The Chief Election Commissioner of Pakistan Dental Association, Dr Imran Ahsan has announced the results of the Pakistan Dental Association elections for the central council. The one-panel nomination was received by hand before the deadline of 6 pm on 7th August 2017. The election commission found all nomination papers to be in order…

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