Since its establishment, the al-'Ameed University of the Higher Education and Education Authority in the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, has set up within its agenda to attract and invite the Iraqi talents in inside the country and abroad, to work on benefiting from them and employing their expertise in the field of their specialization to serve the educational process and contribute to its advancement.
The University recently hosted the Iraqi expatriate doctor and academic Dr. Jaafar Karam, a specialist in gum disease and professor teaching at the University of Toronto, Canada, and after making a tour accompanied by the Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry, Dr. Bassem Zwein in the corridors of the University in general and the Faculty of Dentistry in particular to see the laboratories, classrooms and halls. He also held an important lecture on two important topics in dentistry, namely orthodontics and periodontal disease.
The lecture was held in the Faculty Central Hall and was attended by the President of the University and a gathering of professors and students of the Faculty. The lecturer tried to convey the latest findings of the science in these two axes and the technologies that are being utilized.
Dr. Jaafar Karam said: "I am very happy to be present in this great scientific edifice which I expect to have a promising future. My lecture aims to introduce the basics of orthodontics and its uses, as well as how to treat the gum affected by orthodontic use. Explaining the problems resulting from it and its complications on the gums according to advanced scientific methods. And I have shown many methods that contribute to the treatment of affected gums and diseases caused by orthodontic, some of which are treated by some specific medications for certain cases, and by urgent surgical intervention in other cases ".
It is noteworthy that the al-'Ameed University is one of the most important educational institutions of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, and has opened the first Faculty of Medicine at the level of private medicine, by the application of a curriculum of global education, and in order to strengthen it, it occasionally hosts academic or specialist personalities with experience in this field, in order to benefit from their expertise and employ it in the right direction to serve the interest of the scientific movement in it and make it in the ranks of international academic institutions.