Dentistry Faculty in Tishk International University (TIU) started the first Joint Master Program in collaboration with Hawler Medical University (HMU) on April ,2018. On 6th August of 2020 , the First master defense session of the Joint Program was held in the presence of Dr.Duran Kala , the Dean of Dentistry Faculty -TIU , Dr.Dara Hama Rashid, The Dean of Dentistry Faculty-HMU, Dr.Rebuar Fadhil , the chief of Postgraduate Studies office-TIU , Dr. Diyar Khalid , the chief of Postgraduate Studies office-HMU and master defense committee members.

Saya Hadi Raouf which was a master student in the conservative  Department -Dentistry Joint program, presented her thesis under the title of (Micro Computed Tomography Evaluation of Sealing Ability of Different Bioceramic Endodontic Sealers.)

The master discussion committee members were :
1- Prof. Dr.Hussein Faisal, PhD., Baghdad University, Chairman.
2- Assist. Prof. Dr.Imad Farhan, PhD., Mosul University, Member.
3- Assist. Prof. Dr.Nofel Zakaria, PhD., TishK international University, Member.
4- Assist. Prof. Dr.Dara Hama Rashid, PhD., Hawler Medical University, Member, and thesis supervisor.

The master discussion committee accepted the thesis  with recommending some adjustments and congratulated the student for her great effort and high performance in the presentation and through the two years of her study.

Strict  precautions and health regulations for protection against the COVID-19 pandemic were applied by the attendee and TIU administration.