1. Department Name:

Oral Biology

  1. Name of the HOD:

Dr. Afifa Ehsan

  1. Faculty of the Department:


Sr.No  No.  Name Designation Qualifications
1 Dr. Afifa Ehsan Associate Professor BDS, M. Phil Oral Biology, CMT (UHS)
2 Dr. Ayesha Zia Demonstrator BDS
  1. Department Profile:

Oral Biology deals with the histology, anatomy and physiology of oral structures. It forms the foundation for clinical sciences through knowledge of gross and histological study of oral cavity. The department has dedicated state of art laboratory which enables the students to build a firm foundation for the forthcoming years during BDS.

The aim of this department is to educate students in modern scientific approaches to oral biology and oral disease. The mission of this department is to provide an encouraging environment to develop the intellectual capacity, critical thinking, creativity, and problem solving ability of its students so that they may become honorable, contributing, and forward-thinking members of the science and dental community; to foster a conducive environment for scholarly and creative activities so that new knowledge or solutions to problems are discovered or created; and to provide education to all students in the College so that they may be equipped to succeed in the modern world.

  1. Research Areas/ Interests
  • Oral Biology
  • Oral Health
  • Oral Cancer
  1. Departmental Activities/Achievements
  • Poster presentations
  • Multimedia presentations
  • Problem based learning
  • Team based learning
  • Small group teaching
  • Interdisciplinary lectures
  • Seminars
  • CME Workshops
  • 96% result in annual examination of UHS 2018

7: Achievements of Individual Faculty Members.

  • Course faculty of C-Orth course (2019-2020) conducted at Faryal Dental College.
  • National and International Speaker
  • Research Ethics Committee
  • Curriculum Committee
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