On the 2nd of March, 2023, a white coat ceremony was held for the first-grade students in the Faculty of Dentistry at Tishk International University. The Dean of Students Committee at the Faculty of Dentistry, Dr. Safiya Basman, Mr Yusuf Siddiq, Miss Sara Salim, Dr Sara Sherzad, Dr Lava Sabr, Dr. Zeyneb Yalman and Mr Ercan Sezer organized and supervised the event in which all the faculty doctors and staff were invited. The event started with a speech from the Head of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Idris Hadi, where he talked about education at TIU and its future for its [...]
In cooperation with Alfa Company, the Faculty of Dentistry at Tishk International University held a training course for the faculty's academic staff titled Universal Testing Machine, by Prof. Dr. Jabar Hussein, held between January 14th and January 17th, 2023. The course's objectives were to familiarise staff with the new research facilities at our university, especially the usage of the Universal Testing Machine, in addition to teaching the new advances in this device and its role in improving the research area in the dental field. The course consisted of both theoretical and practical sessions. The theoretical session explained the importance of the Universal [...]
Providing Dental Care Service for RISE Primary School On November 1st,2022, a group of staff and fifth-stage students from the Faculty of Dentistry at Tishk International University visited Ronaki International School Erbil (RISE), KRG, as part of the School Dental Care Project. The project was supervised by Dr. Muhammad Salim and Dr. Abdullah Majeed, TIU Pedodontics, and Dr. Aliser Babakulyev, Vice Dean at TIU. The project aimed to conduct dental checkups and provide dental homecare instructions for school students. After the checkups, the staff and fifth-stage students from TIU visited each class individually and gave specific and detailed instructions for brushing [...]
Back to School Project for Baharka Primary School On September 1st, 2022, the Dean of Students Office at Tishk International University started meeting with Perozi Foundation (a charity-focused organization) to set a plan for providing stationery for Baharka Primary Students. This was supervised by Dr. Zainab Yalman, the Director of Social Affairs and Guidance, and on the same day, an online meeting was held with one of the teachers at the Baharka Primary School to determine the exact needs of the students and their number, gender and ages so as to buy the stationery accordingly. Between September 2nd and September 5th, 2022, [...]
Blueprint Company Visits the Faculty of Dentistry On the 19th of September 2022, Dr. Duran Kala, Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry at Tishk International University, and Dr. Lezan Dawood, the Polyclinic Director, welcomed Dr. Khidr Mustafa, Dr. Saeed Tutmayee, and Dr. Zardasht Bradosti, the Co-founders of Blueprint Empire ( Hollywood Senior Studio, Blueprint Academy, Blueprint +Company and Anas-Al Khateeb Blueprint Lab). The visitors aimed to congratulate the Faculty on the occasion of the new academic year and talk about future collaborations with the Faculty regarding scientific activities.
International Workshop on Implant Complications & Sinus Lifting The International Workshop on Implant Complications & Sinus Lifting, titled ‘Implant complications & sinus lifting Procedure’, was held at the Faculty of Dentistry at Tishk International University on September 15th, 2022. The workshop was conducted by Dr. Irfan Qureshi, MFDS RCPS (Glasgow), for Dentistry staff, external dentists, and students at Tishk International University in Erbil, KRG. The workshop explained the possible complications facing the dentist and the patient during the dental implant procedure and how to manage those complications, in addition to simplifying the sinus lift procedure. The workshop contained two sessions: 1- A theoretical [...]
Strategic Faculty Meeting On September 8, 2022, in the presence of Dr Fatih Cura, Vice president of Tishk International University, and Dr Duran Kala, Dean of Faculty of Dentistry at TIU, a meeting was conducted with the academic staff and heads of departments of both Dentistry and Pharmacy Faculties. The meeting aimed to discuss the future strategic plan of the faculties and the mission and vision of the university. The participant’s feedback was taken, and they were asked to send their suggestions for improving and developing a new strategic plan that helps increase staff and student satisfaction. It was decided to conduct monthly [...]
Master Students Progress Seminar On September 8th, 2022, the Orthodontics Master's students presented their third progress presentation at the Faculty of Dentistry at Tishk International University. The students explained the progress of their thesis and the problems they encountered. Progress seminars were presented periodically by postgraduate students to discuss their thesis writing and help them solve issues they faced.
Dentistry Faculty Visit to HMU On August 28th, 2022, a delegation from the Faculty of Dentistry at Tishk International University Deanery visited the Dentistry College of Hawler Medical University at Erbil. The Deanery staff of the college warmly welcomed Dr Duran Kala, Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry and the accompanying delegation. The purpose of the visit was to congratulate Assist. Prof. Dr Bassam Karim on his new position as the Dean of Dentistry College of HMU. The Faculty of Dentistry at TIU wishes him success and prosperity in his new role. [...]
Graduation Thesis Discussion at Dentistry Faculty – TIU Graduation thesis discussions for fifth-grade students of the Faculty of Dentistry at Tishk International University were conducted in a series of sessions held between June 26th and June 28th, 2021. The sessions were under the supervision of Dr Duran Kala, Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry, and staff members designated as the examining committee. The judges were assigned to scientifically discuss and evaluate the final-year research students submitted as a partial requirement of the Bachelor's Degree in Dental Surgery. Each group of students prepared a brief presentation regarding their project, describing the [...]