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August 6, 2019 | Events
The “Dental Services” project by IADSR is a social-economic project in which state-of-the-art dental treatment is provided in a sophisticated, air-conditioned and infection-free environment for all social strata of the population. The Millat town project is for lower & upper-middle-class strata where high standard dental care is provided at the lowest possible costs.
July 31, 2019 | Interviews
Dr Arsalan Riyaz, with his private dental practice, a successful food business and a family life in harmony, is an inspirational reflection of the true meaning of ‘Dentistry & Beyond’. After graduating in 2003 from Baqai Dental College, Dr Riyaz practiced at several private clinics before he dived into the corporate life in 2010, when he joined 3M. Meanwhile, Dr Riyaz established his own dental practice. In 2017, Dr Arsalan Riyaz ventured into the eatery business when he launched Jucy Lucy after the brand gained immense popularity and success at a food festival.
July 12, 2019 | News
KARACHI: In a much awaited meeting the Prime Minister Imran Khan rejected the traders’ demand of withdrawing CNIC condition for sale and purchase activities.
May 23, 2019 | Events
Peshawar: The Pakistan Academy of Paediatric Dentistry arranged a one-day symposium at the Khyber College of Dentistry, Peshawar. It was the first symposium held by the Pakistan Academy of Paediatric Dentistry hosted by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa chapter.
May 23, 2019 | Events
A clinical workshop “Anchor for success: Go micro” was recently held in collaboration with the Pakistan Association of Orthodontics (PAO) at one of the most prestigious dental institutes in Punjab, the de' Montmorency College of Dentistry.
May 14, 2019 | News
The first batch of MDS Clinical in Operative Dentistry recently graduated from Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), after completion of four years of clinical residency spanning over eight semester, and performing research work and defending their thesis.
KARACHI: Continuing the trend of producing postgraduate medical specialists, this year as well, the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) has awarded as many as 558 fellowships and 145 memberships in various disciplines of medicine and dentistry at the first component of 53rd Convocation of the College held at the CPSP Headquarters, Karachi.
April 21, 2019 | Events
Peshawar- Professor Dr Charlottee A.E.Houser of the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Jeddah, Kindom of Saudi Arabia paid her second visit to Khyber College of Dentistry (KCD) this month.
April 5, 2019 | Events
COLOGNE, Germany: In the lead-up to the 38th International Dental Show (IDS), Dental Tribune International (DTI) held its 15th Annual Publishers’ Meeting over 10 and 11 March in Cologne. This year’s gathering saw 75 members of the DTI network from all over the globe in attendance to discuss the latest developments and projects the company is undertaking.
April 1, 2019 | News
ISLAMABAD- On March 31st, first meeting of the newly-constituted Council constituted under the 2019 Ordinance was held to elect the president and vice president.
The World Oral Health Day 2019 campaign concluded successfully, resulting in 3.6 million bright smiles! In Pakistan, the campaign was organized by Dental News in collaboration with World dental Federation (FDI) and Pakistan Dental Association (PDA), in close association with Shield Pakistan, which sponsored the CSR activity. Dental Tribune International (Pakistan) was the official media partner for the events conducted under the aegis of WOHD.
March 24, 2019 | News
Karachi– Dr Inayatullah Padhiar was honoured with Sitara-e-Imtiaz in recognition of his services rendered to dentistry in Pakistan. The prestigious civil award was conferred by the President of Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Dr Arif Alvi, in the ceremony held at President House on March 23rd 2019.
March 13, 2019 | News
I am absolutely thrilled by the news that Dr Inayat Padhiar has been recognized for a state Civil Award, the Sitara-e-Imtiaz. I cannot think of anyone more deserving of national honour and recognition than him.
March 11, 2019 | News
Dr Inayatullah Padhiar- the selfless dentist- whose services to dentistry are finally acknowledged, has been nominated to receive the Sitara-e-Imtiaz, a prestigious civil award, in recognition of his services rendered to dentistry. It is a proud moment for the entire dental fraternity.
March 9, 2019 | News
Karachi-The Sindh High Court recently dismissed a petition against the new PDA Constitution and election results of PDA Karachi Branch.
March 5, 2019 | News
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) has directed all private medical and dental colleges and teaching hospitals to ensure students on house jobs are paid the same as those in the public sector medical and dental colleges.
March 5, 2019 | News
ISLAMABAD: Federal Government's recent notification regarding PMDC council members has been heavily criticized for not including representation from Sindh and Balochistan.
March 4, 2019 | Events
Karachi: The Oral & Maxillofacial Department of the Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) in collaboration with the Pakistan Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons organized a workshop on the topic of “Treatment of TMJ Arthropathies with Arthrocentesis”, a patient management session, at the Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto (SMBB) Trauma Centre.
In continuation of their efforts in the last eight years, Dental News, an official partner of FDI World Dental Federation in Pakistan, will be organizing the World Oral Health Day 2019 on Wednesday March 20th 2019 all over Pakistan, with the nationwide support of the entire dental fraternity, in observance of the annual “World Oral Health Day” as before. Dental Tribune International Pakistan participates as official media partner.
Dubai – United Arab Emirates, 5 February, 2019: Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority, His Excellency Humaid Al Qutami, Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority, officially inaugurated the three-day 23rd UAE International Dental Conference and Arab Dental Exhibition – AEEDC Dubai, on the 5th of February, 2019 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. The success of this 3-days global event was witnessed by more than 50,000 satisfied visitors and participants from 155 countries around the world.
January 31, 2019 | News
The council will continue its responsibility of regulating medical and dental institutions, educational establishments across the country.
December 10, 2018 | News
KARACHI- Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) in an official letter, has issued directives to all the satellite TV channels and FM radio stations to confirm registrations of healthcare providers, before inviting them to appear on any health related programme.
December 8, 2018 | News
Islamabad- Minister of National Health Services Aamir Mehmood Kiani recently announced the government’s plan of imposing sin tax on cigarettes, tobacco and soft drinks. He stated that sin tax imposition was one of the routes to higher healthcare budget.
October 17, 2018 | Education
Bahria University Medical and Dental College (BUMDC) and Altinbas University of Turkey have ensured educational and research collaborations with each other over the year. Earlier this year, a delegation from Altinbas University paid a visit to BUMDC. Recently, Dr Shama Asghar, Head of Department Operative Dentistry, BUMDC, visited Altinbas University in Turkey to conduct educational sessions for their students related to pediatric dentistry.