Gulf Medical University Signs MOU with Galilee Medical Center-Bar Ilan University, for training students in Advanced Dental Surgery


United Arab Emirates: Academic Delegation from College of Dentistry, Galilee Medical Center- Bar Ilan University Israel visited Gulf Medical University and Signed an MOU with College of Dentistry Gulf Medical University, for Training their postgraduate students here in UAE for Advance course in Maxillofacial Surgery which will be conducted at the training center of college of dentistry Gulf Medical University. 

According to the agreement, both entities will cooperate to develop joint educational and research activities, student and faculty exchanges, information sharing and practical training.

Prof. Hossam Hamdy, the Chancellor of Gulf Medical University stated, “This MoU marks the beginning of GMU’s long-term partnership with Galilee Medical Center, Bar Ilan University in several mutually beneficial areas, with the shared objective of improving the quality of education and research. This partnership is in line with GMU’s strategic vision to be a leading international academic healthcare institution through the integration of quality health professions education, research, healthcare and social accountability for sustainable community development.”

The college of Dentistry Gulf Medical University and Galilee Medical Center- also organized scientific program on various advanced topics in dentistry like 3D printing, bio-printing and tissue engineering – a glimpse into the future, the effects and of the COVID19 pandemic on pediatric dentistry Next generation scientific thinking – the future is now for the benefit of students and faculty which concluded with a panel discussion.

The delegation Took a detailed tour of Thumbay Medicity and Various colleges in the campus & also complemented GMU for its innovative, technology-intensive training methodology to enhance the students’ learning experience. 

Gulf Medical University has been establishing tie-ups with leading international universities and research institutions, in line with its strategic directions. In the field of research, the University has established international research laboratories that cooperate with a large number of international research centers and work with their counterparts in the UAE, especially in the field of immunology research to treat cancer.

About Gulf Medical University:

Gulf Medical University (GMU), Ajman, has six colleges and offers 26 accredited programs with students of over 86 nationalities. The undergraduate programs offered by GMU include Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Biomedical Sciences, Healthcare Management & Economics, Anesthesia Technology, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Physiotherapy, Medical Imaging Sciences and Associate Degree in Preclinical Sciences. Graduate programs are offered in Public Health, Physical Therapy, Endodontology, Periodontics, Clinical Pharmacy, Healthcare Management & Economics, Health Professions Education and Medical Laboratory Sciences. Located in Thumbay Medicity, Ajman, the hub of state-of-the-art medical education, healthcare and research, GMU provides clinical training to its students through the various academic health centers of the Gulf Medical University Academic Health System, including Thumbay University Hospital, Thumbay Dental Hospital and Thumbay Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Hospitals located in the campus. Since its inception 22 years ago, around 2000 students have passed out of GMU and successfully working at various positions – including CEOs, COOs, Medical Directors and Head of Departments – in the healthcare industry in the Middle East, Africa, South Asia, Europe, America and Australasia. Among them are a number of Emirati medical practitioners who have made a mark in many UAE hospitals, helping the country advance towards its healthcare goals. The University’s academic and research tie-ups with over 60 international universities and research institutions ensures global acceptance and employability.