Regional News / October 28, 2017 No TB Diagnosis Van Available in KP, Balochistan

KPK – Out of 95 mobile TB diagnosis vans, not a single van is operating in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa or Balochistan, the sub-committee of Senate Standing Committee on National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination learnt on Friday. However, 70 mobile TB diagnosis vans are operating in Sindh and 16 in Punjab. The meeting was chaired by...

Regional News / October 24, 2017 Sindh Organizes Province-wide NTS Entry Test

KARACHI – A total of over 21,775 students participated in the entry test to gain admission in Sindh’s medical colleges and universities at five places in the province, organized by National Testing Services. The test in Karachi was conducted in the convocation ground of NED University of engineering and technology in which more than 7,200...

Regional News / October 10, 2017 PDA Chakwal Bids Farewell to Dr Munir Ahmed

CHAKWAL: The President of Pakistan Dental Association Chakwal recently gave an honorary farewell to the esteemed Association member Dr Munir Ahmed Langah on the eve of his retirement and to congratulate Dr Shafi ul Zaman on performing holy Hajj. This meeting was attended by President Pakistan Medical Association Chakwal Dr Col Ghulam Shabbir, Sec. Dr...

Regional News / October 10, 2017 Altamash Students Clinch all Positions in KU Exam 

KARACHI- Controller of Examinations, University of Karachi, Dr Irfan Aziz has notified the results of BDS Third Professional Annual Examinations 2017. According to the university announcement, Sarah Tariq secured first, Iqra Gulzar secured second and Falaq Nusrat clinched the third positions. All from Altamash Institute of Dental Medicine. According to results, 392 students appeared in...

Regional News / September 19, 2017 Everything you need to know about dental nanocomposites

      By Dr. Rashid Hassan Nanotechnology is used to characterize and tailor-make the properties and performance of a material at an atomic or molecular level. Richard Feynman in 1959 was the first one to set up the concept of nanotechnology. The idea was entitled as “There is plenty of room at the bottom”...

Regional News / April 12, 2017 Poster Competition at Ziauddin Dental College

KARACHI-A poster competition was recently held at Ziauddin College of Dentistry. The competition was organized by the Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnosis, under the supervision of Dr. Afifa Razi (Head of Department). She provided a great platform to communicate the importance of oral health, facilitating the provision of knowledgeable skills of students. The organizing...

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No TB Diagnosis Van Available in KP, Balochistan
Regional News

No TB Diagnosis Van Available in KP, Balochistan

KPK – Out of 95 mobile TB diagnosis vans, not a single van is operating in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa or Balochistan, the sub-committee of Senate Standing Committee on National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination learnt on Friday. However, 70 mobile TB diagnosis vans are operating in Sindh and 16 in Punjab. The meeting was chaired by…

Sindh Organizes Province-wide NTS Entry Test
Regional News

Sindh Organizes Province-wide NTS Entry Test

KARACHI – A total of over 21,775 students participated in the entry test to gain admission in Sindh’s medical colleges and universities at five places in the province, organized by National Testing Services. The test in Karachi was conducted in the convocation ground of NED University of engineering and technology in which more than 7,200…

PDA Chakwal Bids Farewell to Dr Munir Ahmed
Regional News

PDA Chakwal Bids Farewell to Dr Munir Ahmed

CHAKWAL: The President of Pakistan Dental Association Chakwal recently gave an honorary farewell to the esteemed Association member Dr Munir Ahmed Langah on the eve of his retirement and to congratulate Dr Shafi ul Zaman on performing holy Hajj. This meeting was attended by President Pakistan Medical Association Chakwal Dr Col Ghulam Shabbir, Sec. Dr…

Altamash Students Clinch all Positions in KU Exam 
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Altamash Students Clinch all Positions in KU Exam 

KARACHI- Controller of Examinations, University of Karachi, Dr Irfan Aziz has notified the results of BDS Third Professional Annual Examinations 2017. According to the university announcement, Sarah Tariq secured first, Iqra Gulzar secured second and Falaq Nusrat clinched the third positions. All from Altamash Institute of Dental Medicine. According to results, 392 students appeared in…

Everything you need to know about dental nanocomposites
Regional News

Everything you need to know about dental nanocomposites

      By Dr. Rashid Hassan Nanotechnology is used to characterize and tailor-make the properties and performance of a material at an atomic or molecular level. Richard Feynman in 1959 was the first one to set up the concept of nanotechnology. The idea was entitled as “There is plenty of room at the bottom”…

Poster Competition at Ziauddin Dental College
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Poster Competition at Ziauddin Dental College

KARACHI-A poster competition was recently held at Ziauddin College of Dentistry. The competition was organized by the Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnosis, under the supervision of Dr. Afifa Razi (Head of Department). She provided a great platform to communicate the importance of oral health, facilitating the provision of knowledgeable skills of students. The organizing…

World Oral Health Day celebrations at SMDC
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World Oral Health Day celebrations at SMDC

LAHORE-Word Oral Health Day is held annually around the world focusing on raising awareness of the importance of good oral health. Every year it is held under a new and specific theme. The theme for WOHD 2017 is Live Mouth Smart. An important event for the entire community, World Oral Health Day is an initiative that hopes…

FJDC participated in KMC medical camp
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FJDC participated in KMC medical camp

Fatima Jinnah Dental College (FJDC) & hospital participated in 2 major events with Karachi Munipical Corporation. The theme of the event was free medical and dental checkup. This was a perfect example of when the private sector joins with the public sector to facilitate the civilians. Deputy mayor of Karachi Dr Arshad Vohra inaugurated this…

Dental implantology training with MICDE & URSmile
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Dental implantology training with MICDE & URSmile

Mehran Institute of Continuing Dental Education (MICDE) in collaboration with URSmile England conducted a two-day intensive training session on Dental Implantology at Karachi on 11th and 12th March 2017. This training consisted of lectures followed by hands-on Workshops by Dr. Kashif Hafeez who came all the way from England exclusively to conduct this course. These…

Dental implant workshop at BUMDC
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Dental implant workshop at BUMDC

KARACHI-Implants have revolutionized modern dentistry with the way treatments and patient care is planned, managed and executed. A thorough knowledge and clinical training is important to be at par with international trends in dentistry. An implant workshop was recently organized by the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, BUMDC and was attended by Vice Admiral…

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