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“Dental Education Should be Based on Pak Health Issues Analysis”: PDA CC
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“Dental Education Should be Based on Pak Health Issues Analysis”: PDA CC

KARACHI – Pakistan Dental Association Central Council has expressed serious concerns following the observations of the World Federation of Medical Education’s Advisor Professor Dr Janet Grant, wherein WFME has pointed out the importance of imparting Dental/Medical Education as per the requirements of Pakistan, rather than following the Modular System per se. PDA CC feels that…

PDA CC Holds Second Council Meeting
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PDA CC Holds Second Council Meeting

KARACHI – The Second Meeting of Pakistan Dental Association, Central Council (PDA-CC) was held at the residence of PDA CC President Dr. Mahmood Shah in November 2017. Many educational programs and policy matters were discussed by the Council. The First Meeting of the new PDA CC Council was held at PDA Headquarters, DHA Karachi in…

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…

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…

Global dental community congregates in Madrid
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Global dental community congregates in Madrid

              DN REPORT MADRID, Spain: On the morning of 29th August, when the 105th FDI World Dental Congress began at the Feria de Madrid exhibition centre in Madrid, the Spanish capital became the reigning capital of dentistry as well. Thousands of dental professionals from Europe and around the world are…

PDA Gujrat Chapter holds “Oral Diseases” Symposium
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PDA Gujrat Chapter holds “Oral Diseases” Symposium

Gujranwala – The Pakistan Dental Association (PDA) chapter Gujrat recently organized a clinical symposium on the topic of “Oral Diseases” at Akbar Kinara Resort, Gujrat. The symposium was approved from University of Health Sciences (UHS) and Pakistan Medical &Dental Council (PM&DC) for 06 CME hours. The symposium received high praise and positive feedback from participants. …

PDA represents Pakistan in KHIDEAS 2017 Hong Kong
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PDA represents Pakistan in KHIDEAS 2017 Hong Kong

Hong Kong: The Hong Kong Dental Association organized KHIDEAS conference recently in Hong Kong. The conference comprised of scientific sessions, a trade exhibition and Inaugural Belt and Road Summit comprising of countries on the route of belt and road initiative. The conference was attended by Dr. Patrick Hescot, FDI President. Pakistan Dental Association (PDA) was…

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…

Prof M A Soofi passed away
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Prof M A Soofi passed away

LAHORE-Illustrious dental surgeon Prof M. A. Soofi passed away in Lahore. He was 86 and one of the senior most dental surgeons in the country and has had a very distinguished career. Prof. Dr. M. A. Soofi was a known scientist of international repute in Community Dentistry. He retired as Principal of College of Community…

SHC grants stay to PDA
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SHC grants stay to PDA

The concerted efforts of Pakistan Dental Association (PDA) president Dr. Saqib Rashid and the association’s prominent members have yielded fruit. Sindh High Court (SHC) has granted stay to PDA members against Sindh Revenue Board (SRB). The stay was against the imposition of sales tax on certain dental treatments.

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