IN-HOUSE FREE DENTAL CAMP by Department of Community & Preventive Dentistry, ZCD, ZU

Department of Community & Preventive Dentistry, Ziauddin College of Dentistry, Ziauddin University under the supervision of Dr.Sidra Mohiuddin (Assistant Professor & HOD) along with Dr.Abeeha Batool Zaidi, Dr.Khizra Rehman, Dr.Mahnoor Moiz, Dr.Waqas Jadoon, House officers and BDS second year students organized an IN-HOUSE FREE DENTAL CAMP on 22th July 2019, Monday. The team of students and house officers was divided in to three groups; each group was supervised by senior & trained faculty member of the department. They visited College of Pharmacy, College of Rehabilitation Sciences and College of Speech Language and Hearing Sciences, Ziauddin University. A total of 150 students were screened by dental students and house officers, moreover house officers were also involved in giving advice regarding medications and referrals to respective department according to the need of student.

 In addition dental health education focusing on oral hygiene instructions, proper brushing techniques, importance of healthy food and regular dental checkups were disseminated to the students. At the end of each examination sample Colgate toothpastes were given to all students. We are grateful to Colgate Pakistan for their ready cooperation and support in spreading oral health awareness.

Community Dentistry Departmental Visit to Pakistan Public School, Sikandrabad

The department of Community Dentistry, Ziauddin College of Dentistry ZU visited to Pakistan Public School on 15-05-2018 with second year BDS students as their regular planned dental outreach activity.

The trip was supervised by Dr.Sidra Mohiuddin (Assistant Professor  & Head of Department) along with her trained team; Dr.Atiya Karim (Sr.Lect) and Dr.Abeeha Batool, Dr.Khizra Rehman (Lecturers).

The agenda of the visit was to screen school children and spread oral health awareness among them. In addition to dental checkups by second year BDS students BMI of the school children was also measured by the students. The aim of whole exercise was to induce community interaction by our dental graduates.

Ziauddin University Convocation 2018

Ziauddin University awarded 504 degrees to its graduating students of different disciplines at its 15th convocation held at the Expo Centre here on Wednesday.

Addressing the students, Sindh Governor Muha­mad Zubair, the chief guest on the occasion, emphasized the importance of quality education and praised the efforts of university chancellor Dr Asim Hussain for the institution.

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Commencement Day for the Ziauddin College of Dentistry BDS Batch – IX

Ziauddin University organized a Commencement Day ceremony for the Ziauddin College of Dentistry BDS Batch – IX. The new students and their parents were welcomed by Prof. Pirzada Qasim Raza Siddiqui, Vice Chancellor, Ziauddin University, Prof. Dr. Mervyn Hosein, Principal, College of Dentistry, Prof. Dr. Abbas Zafar, Dean Faculty of Health Sciences, Dr Nida Hussain, Director Faculty Affairs, and Registrar Mohammad Yousaf,

While addressing the audience in his welcome speech Prof Dr Pirzada Qasim, Vice Chancellor, Ziauddin University, said “I personally on behalf of faculty members and management team welcome you all, my heartiest congratulations to all the parents for choosing perfectly right college for their children. I assure you that your children will learn many productive things here.” He further said; “We have firm education system, we have helpful staff, we have fine equipment here for you to experience yourself first, then to serve this society. Remember, if you will help people you’ll be rewarded by God.”

On this occasion Prof. Dr. Abbas Zafar, Dean Faculty of Health Sciences, Ziauddin University said “I know you all worked really hard to get admission here so let me assure you all that we will facilitate you to our fullest. I congratulate and welcome you all. My good wishes and all prayers are with you.”

Prof. Dr. Mervyn Hosein, Principal, College of Dentistry, Ziauddin University congratulated to the IX Batch of College of Dentistry and expresses his feelings by saying this “Dear students your vision should be to make us proud, to make your parents proud and to make your country.” Earlier Mohammad Yousaf, Registrar of Ziauddin University handed over the roll of 50 fresh students of IX Batch in the discipline of faculty of dentistry.

Convocation 2017

Ziauddin University awarded over 300 degrees to the graduating students for various disciplines at the 14th convocation, held at the Expo Centre.

Department of Community Dentistry

Second year BDS students of Batch VII along with senior faculty of Community Dentistry Dept went to “Prime Rose Public School & Saad Grammer School” Sikandrabad, Shireen Jinnah colony on 17th April 2017.The trip was headed by Dr.Sidra Mohiuddin (Assist Prof), arranged by Dr.Asfand Yar (Lect and School Coordinator) in collaboration with Colgate Pamolive Pakistan. During the trip dental checkups were performed by second year BDS students under the supervision of senior faculty. However, dental education messages along with proper brushing techniques demonstration was disseminated by Dr.Sidra Mohiuddin and Dr.Sarah Mishbah (Lect in Dept).These community trips are initiations of the series of oral health education program planned by the department with the aim to reduce oral health inequalities from the under-privilege areas adjacent to the University.

Commencement Day

On 24th Nov 2016, Ziauddin College of Dentistry organized its commencement day for first-year BDS Batch VIII, Under the supervision of Dean and Principal of Ziauddin College of Dentistry at Ziauddin University Clifton Campus Auditorium.