Khyber Medical University (KMU), Peshawar and Khyber College of Dentistry (KCD), Peshawar signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on diagnostic and research collaboration. The MoU was signed by Vice Chancellor KMU Prof. Dr. Arshad Javaid and Principal KCD Prof. Dr. Ghulam rasool, Peshawar on behalf of their respective institutions.
The MoU will increase mutual scientific & technical co-operation as well as collaborative research activities in the field of dentistry within both partners. The KMU and KCD to pursue a program of academic, research, scientific and technical collaboration for the exchange of ideas, skills and techniques on problems of mutual interests. Both parties have agreed upon exchange and training of scientific and technical personnel for teaching, research and development in the basic field of dentistry and other related mutual fields pertaining to the interest of both the parties.
According to the details KMU and KCD will cooperate with each other in exchange of students and faculty for scientific and technical collaboration in the laboratory sciences as and when required by both the organizations. It was also decided that both the parties will hold joint conferences, seminars and symposia or workshops and invited lectures on national and international issues, joint supervision of research related activities in the areas of mutual interest and visit and utilization of each others’ research and technical facilities as and when required after mutual consent will also be the part of MoU.
It was also agreed upon that the MoU will remain effective for a period of ten (10) years unless terminated by anyone of the partner by giving advance notice of six months.