The University College of Medicine and Dentistry (UCMD) Senior Management Team in the last week of March 2018 attended the Association for Excellence in Medical Education (AEME) and Private Association of Medical Institutes (PAMI)’s Conference in Islamabad. Alongside, the executive members of PAMI had a fruitful meeting that discussed several institutional matters aimed at improving medical education in Pakistan.
Pro-Rector Allied Health Sciences, Prof. Dr. Shahid Mahmood Malik, Dean University College of Dentistry, Prof. Dr. Moghees Baig and Vice Principal UCM, Dr. Mahwish Arooj attended PAMI meeting and AEME conference. Whereas Dr. Tayyaba Azhar, DME, Dr. Arooj and HoD, Dental Materials, Dr. Muhamad Hasan attended the conference that was followed by a colorful dinner.
In the conference plenaries, Dr. Mahwish presented a paper on “Self-directed learning readiness among students enrolled in integrated modular and traditional curriculum; A comparative study” and Dr. Tayyaba presented on “How well did I do? Students’ self-evaluation of a Problem based learning session”.