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1 Dental College for Balochistan, 48 for the rest of Pakistan
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1 Dental College for Balochistan, 48 for the rest of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) has approved one dental college for Balochistan while 48 dental colleges in Punjab, Sindh and KP are currently functional. As per details, currently, there is only one Bolan Medical College in Balochistan while existing President of PMDC Shabbir Lehri belongs to Balochistan. Only one dental college is giving…

Medical and Dental Education now for the rich only
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Medical and Dental Education now for the rich only

PAMI reigns supreme Medical & dental college fees increase amid complete disregard for students, faculty and facilities LAHORE: The fees for the medical colleges increased with central induction and imposition of fines for accepting donations, it seems that the Pakistan Medical & Dental Council’s (PMDC) policy on the fresh admissions for 2017-18 is for the…

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…

Dental house officers fight for their right to fair pay
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Dental house officers fight for their right to fair pay

  KARACHI-Dental house officers of Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) shut down all dental out-patient departments and came out in joint protest at the Dow Medical College main campus on Monday (today). The protest included house officers from all three dental institutions of DUHS – Dr Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan Institute of Oral Health Sciences, Dow…

FJDC OPD closed due to jalsa
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FJDC OPD closed due to jalsa

Fatima Jinnah Dental College’s hospital OPD had to be closed early due to the Bilawal Bhutto Jalsa today, which has caused inconvenience to many poor patients of the area. The hospital administration complied and tried to do whatever they could to comfort the patients who were there for treatment.

Prof Mujeeb elected as head of dental section at BMC
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Prof Mujeeb elected as head of dental section at BMC

QUETTA-Professor Capt. Dr Mujeeb Baloch has been assigned the new head of dental section Bolan Medical College Quetta after the tragic death of Prof Dr Zia Ul Haq. Prof Baloch is the senior most faculty member of BMC dental section. The faculty of Bolan Medical College regards Prof Mujeeb as an experienced, innovative, and hard-working…

IMDC hosts Oral Health Promotion Day
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IMDC hosts Oral Health Promotion Day

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Medical & Dental College (IMDC) recently hosted a Oral Health Promotion Day. It was organized by Community Dentistry Department. The theme of the day was: ”BATTLING THE TOOTH-BERG”. HOD Dr. Rubina Mumtaz presented the oral health promotion agenda. She highlighted the need of oral health policy, induction of auxiliary dental staff at primary…

Dental talks and workshops at Bolan Medical College
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Dental talks and workshops at Bolan Medical College

QUETTA-Bolan Medical College hosted a one day dental seminar. The event was organized by Dr Habib, oral and maxillofacial surgeon Bolan Medical College. Dr Abrar, a well-known figure of Pakistan Dentistry, currently working as head, associate professor and CPSP supervisor Hamdard Dental College represented Karachi, along with Dr Haroon. Local speakers included Dr Fahad and…

PAO and CPSP conduct mega orthodontic event
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PAO and CPSP conduct mega orthodontic event

LAHORE-Pakistan Association of Orthodontists (PAO) conducted a mega event on orthodontic case presentation and treatment planning, in collaboration with College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP). This post-graduate convention, the fourth of its kind under the banner of PAO, was organized simultaneously at seven regional centers of CPSP, connected via video-link. The event was well…

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