Principal College of Dentistry’s Message
Prof. Dr. Nazia Yazdanie
PhD (London); MSc (London); FCPS (Pak); BDS (Hons)
Principal, FMH College of Dentistry
Associate Dean Dentistry
Prof. Nazia Yazdanie joined this institute in 2010 as Dean Post graduate for Dental Studies and Research & Head of the Department of Prosthodontics. Since 2014 she is working as principal FMH College of Dentistry and in addition recently has been made Associate Dean Dental College. Soon after her joining, dental college was accredited for Postgraduate Program of College of Physicians and Surgeon Pakistan and recently the first fellow in dentistry in the specialty of Prosthodontics has been declared successful. She is a member of the Institutional Academic Coordination Committee, Management Coordination Committee, Institutional Review Board, Post Graduate Council and other committees. She is also the Supervisor FCPS, MCPS, PhD programs She is the former Principal of de’Montmorency College of Dentistry, and Project Director of Fatima Jinnah Institute of Dental Sciences and has been an active member of all the institutions related to dental education e.g. University of Health Sciences, Pakistan Medical and Dental Council, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Higher Education Commission, Punjab Medical Faculty and Member Pakistan Medical Research Council. She is a member of the Editorial Board and Reviewer of many Journals: Journal of Pakistan Dental Association, Pakistan Oral and Dental Journal, Journal University of Health Sciences, Khyber Medical University Journal, Journal of Pakistan Prosthodontics Association and Journal College of Physicians and Surgeons. She has a vast experience in her specialty and the first PhD in dentistry in Pakistan. She is a Supervisor, Faculty Member, Trainer and Examiner at under graduate and post graduate level for University of Health Sciences and College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan and universities of other provinces for over twenty five years. She has been invited as a speaker and has to her credit more than 60 publications and 120 presentations both at national and international forums, and has trained more than 38 postgraduates.
It is a matter of great privilege and honor to write this message for the new aspiring students to FMH College of Dentistry. The vision and mission of FMH College of Dentistry since its inception is to provide competent and professional leadership by imparting knowledge through excellence and research in dental education, with an aim to provide cost effective, conceptually relevant and quality dental services. FMH College of Dentistry has emerged as the fastest growing institution of learning, and we continuously strive for improvement through learning and reflection. All efforts are made by the faculty and staff to groom their graduates as good human beings who are professionally skilled, competent and ethically upright and always ready to rise to the needs of humanity. We have a highly qualified and experienced faculty and staff, who are focused to impart current knowledge and information to the student’s for their continuing professional development, counseling and future prospects. There are post graduate opportunities available in all the clinical disciplines for further enhancement of qualifications as well. The alumni of our dental graduates have been successful in securing working positions both in Pakistan and abroad due to their skill, competence and professionalism. I wish the new entrants good luck and successful fulfillment of their cherished goals.