The lecturer in the of Biomedical Engineering Department, Assistant Professor Dr. Sabah Saad, participated in the discussion committee of the doctoral student of the student
(Heba Abdul Amir Muhammad Rasan), where her thesis was discussed in the Department of Biotechnology, College of Science, University of Baghdad, her thesis tagged
"MicroRNA gene expression for Iraqi patients with colorectal cancer".
Under the patronage of the Head of Departmentt, Ph.Dr. Wissam Kazem Hamdan, within the department’s scientific and introductory activities, a scientific visit was organized for the students of the fifth stage, the Medical Devices Branch, for the morning and evening studies to Ibn Al-Haytham Hospital for Ophthalmology. Dr. Hussain Jamil Mutashar, the Director of the Laboratories Division,. Dr. Ali Jalal, the engineer, Saja Bashir, and Ass.lec. Ali Mahmoud Issa, who in turn accompanied the students on this visit. In turn, the head of the department praised the director of Ibn Al-Haytham Eye Hospital for the great support for students and to facilitate this visit
The visit included receiving students from within the hospital staff, where they provided a detailed explanation of the available medical equipment, how to use it, and how to maintain it. The hospital is one of the largest centers of ophthalmology and surgery that includes multiple departments, including emergency and consulting clinics, in addition to specialized clinics such as the retina clinic, vitreous cutting, and pediatric ophthalmology. Strabismus, glaucoma, corneal diseases and surgery, eye plastic surgery, laser and LASIK correction of refractive errors.
Within the activities of the Biomedical engineering department and under the patronage of the head of the department, Prof. Dr. Wissam Kazem Hamdan, a workshop was held in the form of serial lectures entitled
"The Role and Intervention of the Biomedical Engineer in Artificial Limbs and Supports"
It was delivered by Eng. Ayoub Qassem Muhammad - a graduate of Biomedical Engineering - University of Technology - the first batch and owner of the Al-Ibtisam Center and in the presence of the teaching staff of the student section, which was held in the conference hall of the Civil Engineering Department on Tuesday 10-5-2022
The workshop included an introduction to the role of the biomedical engineer in the manufacture of limbs and supports and the latest modern innovations used in their manufacture, and to shed light on the increased bonds of cooperation between the biomedical engineers of the former and new graduates and their effective role in the labor market.
Al Ain Foundation for Social Care visits the Biomedical Engineering department
Where the delegation provided a detailed explanation of the Foundation’s work and achievements within the governorates of Iraq, as well as about the Foundation’s future projects. For his part,
the head of the department, Ph.Dr. Wissam Kazem Hamdan, welcomed this visit. The Foundation praised the importance of the introductory and educational symposium held for students and staff within the department. It is noteworthy that the Al Ain Foundation is concerned with several other aspects, such as sponsoring orphans, as well as in the health, educational, psychological, professional and recreational aspects.