Our University Joins the International Federation of Medical Students’ Association
As the university president is much more interested to support the outstanding students and expand the field of knowledge and intellectual and academic areas of students, Dr. Alaa’ Abdulhussein took the initiative to honor a group of genius students ,College of Medicine, after they managed to join officially the “International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations with the support and patronage of the Presidency of the University and Dean of the college of Medicine, where they could satisfy and apply all regulations , the conditions and requirements to join this organization. Let it be known that this is the first time for Iraq to join such worldwide organization which oversees and supervises more than two million doctors and specialists together with those contributors in the humanitarian Medicine and human science, which will give the chance to students of medicine in the world to cope, look and go into Medical Science and all discplines. Prof. Dr. Alaa’ explained for the website team that the university is keen to honor the outstanding students in order to create a spirit of competition and perseverance among students to improve the science, he also stressed the need to honor each scientific activity that serves the scientific course of the university. He has instructed during the University Council holding that the University Council should adopt all distinguished students’ projects and honored them, so as to raise the morale of the students and guiding them towards progress , excellence and intellectual development. Prof. Dr. Mohi Kadhem ,Dean of the college of Medicine presented a gift to the students for their excellence , he also thanked Prof. Dr. Alaa’ Abdulhussein for his great sponsorship to the outstanding students and their interest in the Scientific Aspects as well as their support to achieve coping with the most prestigious colleges and universities in the world. Then ,the honored students offer their thanks to the President of the University and the University Council and expressed their great happiness for this support and assistance, explaining in a brief speech the importance of joining this world organization, which would improve the global connectivity with their peers in universities in the world as they keep in touch with the Association through their websites and through their periodic attendance of the meetings of the organization, where its headquarter is in France which provides students with the latest advanced scientific sources and other data of the latest medical equipment and health supplies. The website team has attended the University Council and documented the honor of the President of the University for the outstanding students.
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“Harvest of the University” monthly program – view also on YouTube
With the grace of Almighty God and the efforts of the good in our university, the action is done with the new Office of the university satellite channel at Baghdad University. The first episode of the television program “harvest of the university” is displayed on the university channel that belongs to the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, which dealt with the latest developments and activities and the activities of the University of Baghdad. This episode has been produced within international standards of broadcast, signal, image and sound purity with the follow-up and direct support from Prof. Dr. Alaa’ Abdulhussein Abdulrasul, President of the University who instructed that the episode should be distinctive and worthy of the level and status of the prestigious Baghdad University. He also recommended to document and display the scientific activities, innovations and world innovations carried out by the university and display all the intellectual and creative products of members of the university: professors, researchers, creative students and the talented. He also recommended that these creative things should impair the media interest that is comparable to the equivalent media adopted by the other universities, as well as he instructed to form a specialized scientific committee of leading experts in the computer Prof. Dr. Ghassan Hamid, Director of the Computer Center; in the media, Dr. Kadhem Omran; in the production film Dr Abdulbassit Salman and in the quality assurance,instructor Wisam Abid Shukr Mahmood, director of quality assurance and university performance,supervising the production and displaying of TV episodes on Channel university. The University president also instructed to have interest with the scientific and intellectual activities with the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and give them priority, stressing that the Iraqi society is waiting more from our university. university president in the television and filming media and in a meeting with the administration of the Office of the university channel University of Baghdad and the Website team ,he focused that the priority of publishing should be to innovators , inventors, publishers of scientific research of the impact factor, and try to mesh the university products with the movement of the market to support and serve the society with all the possibilities of the university and its intellectual products. The university produced more films about its varied activities. It is now preparing for many programs in coordination between the Director of the Department of Information, Dr. Kadhem Omran who showed all the potentials of the department to produce a lot of films that will appear soon. It has also been coordinated with Engineer Basm Hamid, Director of Website and Dr Abdulbassit Salman ,Director of Office of University Channel at the University of Baghdad, for the preparation of texts and writing the scripts for the television episodes which will be presented in both Arabic and English, hoping that it will be displayed in French and German in the near future and then in Spanish. The work gets started with the office of the university channel as a first stage and with limited possibilities inside the university, without the benefit of any expertise or possibilities from outside the university, where the university president instructed that the university should be the first artery for each media experts especially since our university has supplied Iraq for years with all the experiences of press, media, television and film and computer expertise and technical editing and production. The first episode earned the desirability of a lot of specialists when displayed and many of the members of the University Council have shown great admiration and praising on the first episode who saw the program and by specialists and experts in the television, film and computer media experts and professionals of graphic and computers, emphasizing the excellence of Baghdad University in the creative field.The website team followed up the activities of the satellite university library at the University of Baghdad and has documented some of the data and photos : – Click the link below to watch the episode
“Harvest of the university” program – the first episode, is a program displayed on the satellite university TV channel, addresses the latest scientific , cultural and intellectual activities and events of the University of Baghdad . The support and backing is from Dr. Alaa’ Abdulhussein and Dr. Hussein Yousif ,the Administrative Assistant and Dr. Alaa’ Karim, the scientific Assistant; prepared and directed by Dr Abdulbassit Salman, operations support and Montage and graphic Dr. Ghassan Hameed, director of the Computer Center at the University of Baghdad; contributed to the preparation Dr. Kadhem. Omran and Dr. Ibtihal Mehdi ; the production director. Mr.Basim Hameed Jremid. The first episode is about the activities of September 2013, presented by Ahmed Imad, Hilal Rasoul kano, commentator is Hussein Al-Zboon, editing and graphic by Mahmood al-Moussawi, production of the University of Baghdad – Office of satellite University channel 2013.
Congratulation, University of Baghdad Wins at Stockholm Film Festival
The university participates in most cultural and large creative forums including the world, among them is the” First Films Festival – Stockholm ” of Iraq which was held in Sweden with the support of the Foundation “Medborgarskolan of culture” where the University was awarded for its film nature is the best ” ,which was directed by Prof. Dr. Abdul bassit Salman , Director of university channel, who personified the role of science and its consistency with nature in the service of humanity with film vision which is considered one of the most important methods of film that is of on- traditional expression , where the film came with “Animation Cartoon” and with an image expression that is free of any dialogue , but in expressions like gestures and voice by moot movements that showed as a result an understandable vision without translation or dubbing , making the film in the non- local expression but beyond to be according to the international vision .The subject of the film addresses a central issue which is the struggle of nature with the tyranny of Man and his control of humanity through his brute strength that he struggles with the creation of Almighty God and then all the forces are defeated and shattered in front of the justice of Almighty God , nature and science that Almighty God bless, to let the science that belongs to nature be suitable with the will God of his ability in justice. our university has contributed with a series of important short films and up to ten films of the college of Fine Arts , Department of film and the presidency of the University of Baghdad .The films of the university had a prominent role and is extremely large in the success of the festival in the sense that the films carried a modern and vision and intellectual growing. Prof. Dr. Alaa’ Abdul hussein, president of Baghdad University, attended the ceremony , Mr. Mudhaffar al-Rubaie, a representative of the Ministry of Culture, Prof. Dr. Haider Makiya ,Associate Dean of the college of Engineering and Dr. Kadhem Omran director of media and relations with a number of professors and students at the university also attended the ceremony with the presence of some of the creators , the winners of the festival and some of the media .The festival was held at the Hall of Jameel Al-Mala’ka , college of Engineering in Al-Jadirriya in order to honor our university as patronage of culture , art and creativity . in the speech of the president of the university he showed the keen interest of the university in supporting culture and creativity , and to transfer the humanitarian image that the Iraqi society or a researcher or a student at the University of Baghdad enjoyed, he also stressed the the support of all university students in the disciplines of cinema to participate in international festivals , because of its important role in highlighting the humanitarian role of the Iraqi society, stressing that creativity does not stand at one side, but beyond the border , especially in our university those of media artists and of all the creators. Mr. Salam Qasim the Prime of Stockholm Film Festival offered his thanks to the university president and his sponsorship of creativity and culture, evaluating the role of the University of Baghdad as a sponsor of art and creativity and as a humanitarian leader ,stressing that the University of Baghdad represents the true depth of creativity, art and culture with what came out of artists and creators. a representative of the Iraqi Ministry of Culture also thanked our university. The Festival administration had honored all the winners of the festival in the Iraqi Media Network at the Hall of Institute of radio training in Al-Salihiya , in a celebration that the Iraqi Journalists Syndicate Professor Moued Al-Lami and head of the Iraqi Media Network , Mr. Abdul Jabbar Shaboot and all the winners of the festival attended with the presence of broad media and satellite channels that covered the ceremony and presented. The festival administration held another ceremony where the university president has been honored for his active role in supporting the creators , artists, filmmakers , and provided a festival shield for the presidency of Baghdad , for the film ” nature is the best ” and also presented a certificate of appreciation to the University and to Dr. Abdul bassit Salman, director of the film; on the other hand the university president presented the university shield to the festival administration , as well as to Dr Abdul khaliq Shaker, representative of the college of Fine Arts Department of Cinema Arts and its role in the coordination and organization to let the students of the college of Arts participate at the festival, the University president also presented the university Shield to the representative of the Ministry of Culture of the role of the ministry in supporting our university students of artists and creators , then a set of winning films displayed at the film festival , and a memorable group photo picked up of the winners of the festival with the university president .The website administration has followed this important activity and documented it with a set of beautiful photographs.
National Workshop of Capacity Building of the Ethics of Health and Medical Research
Under the auspices of the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and the Minister of Health Ministry , ” National Center leadership of Cancer Research ” at the University of Baghdad in cooperation with the Department of Research and Development , the Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization organized (The national workshop of capacity building of the ethics of medical research and health ) in Sheraton Hotel / Grande Crystal from 2-4/12/2013 ,among the attendees were (about 280 participants from all Iraqi governorates ) : Dr . Liqaa’ Al- Yassin , Dr. Haider Al-Shammari of the Health and Environment Committee in the Parliament , Dr. Alaa’ Makki, a representative of the Education Committee in the Parliament and the Deputy General Secretary of the Council of Ministers Dr.. Farhad Ni’maallah , Mr. President of Baghdad University Dr . Alaa’ Al-Kshwan, General Inspector of the Ministry of Higher Education Dr. . Dhiyaa Al-Mawlawi , Mr.Chief of doctors Dr. . Nadhim Abdulhameed , as well as a number of Heads of Iraqi universities and deans of medical colleges, general managers , the members of the Scientific Research , the Cancer Council and a large number of the concerned professors and lecturers. The workshop began with a recitation from the Glorious Quran after the salutation of the Republican anthem. Then ,Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, his excellancy Ali Al-Adeeb delivered his speech , where he explained that the establishment of the program of the national campaign of early detection of cancer that belongs to the Ministry of Higher Education in 2009 and the development of the National Center of Cancer Research at the University of Baghdad in 2012 comes out as a practical application of this scientific approach which relies on the basis of the partnership ‘s scientific capacity building where the executive management of the program developed a database containing information storing system relating to female patients of cancer through collaboration with the International Agency of Research on Cancer of the World Health Organization , which was basically later to establish a regional project of studies and Researches on Cancer in the Middle East that is headed by the National Center of Research on Cancer in Iraq, which includes in its membership Iraq, Lebanon , Jordan and Egypt , noting that the regional countries seeking to join this project in Oman, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia. Al-Adeeb added that the new strategic thinking of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research is seeking and planning to rebuild the infrastructure of the scientific researches and medical disciplines with one billion dollars given priority to the Medical Specialties . Later, words of welcome speech by Mr. Director General of the Department of Research and Development , Dr. Mohamed Sarraj, Mr. representative of the Ministry of Health Abdul-Jalil al-Shammari , General Director of Medical City and the Director of the Office of Iraq to the World Health Organization Dr . Syed Jaafar who brought eminent experts from the World Health Organization and the participants , including Dr . David Kerr adviser of British Prime Minister on matters of health and cancer policy , Dr . Anthony Miller of Canada , Professor Nigel Bax Professor Dr. . Deborah from the University of Sheffield . Then Professor Dr. Nada Abdul Sahib al-Alwan, director of the Iraqi National Center of Cancer Research and Executive Director of the National Campaign of the early detection of cancer displayed the main objectives of the workshop , which includes the analysis of the current state of infrastructure in the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and the Ministry of Health with regards to systems of health and medical research in Iraq and identify national priorities of health and Medical Researches and capacity-building support of specialists in the process of scientific research and directing work on attracting qualified personnel and training as well as the formation of committees and competent national of ethics of medical research and cancer , in addition to work on the adoption of research -based evidence and clues in health policy and urging Actual scientific publishing in international journals with impact factor and the adoption of a distinct database systems and quality control in the process of assessing research and promote the process of scientific cooperation through the establishment of networks with the concerned scientific research institutions. Professor Dr. Nada Alwan expressed that the invited who participated actively in the workshop during the three days are : gentlemen Assistant deans of the colleges of medicine of scientific affairs at the university level in all governorates , managers of centers and research units in medical specialties at the level of all governorates and members of the association of the national program of Research on Cancer of all the ministries of higher education and health. The workshop included consultative research sessions attended by representatives of the two ministries at the governorates level and scientific lectures presented by international and local experts followed by open discussions, where lasted for three days ,then souvenirs are given for experts and gentlemen who organized the workshop and appreciative certificates were given to the attendees participants. Al-Saraj added that the workshop will deal with developing scientific skills and ethics with the students of medical colleges and ideal practices to conduct applied and epidemiological researches, the method of publishing in international journals with impact factor and analysis of the current state of scientific research in Iraq through the self-assessment of internal and external environment as well as identifying areas of priority of priority health and medical researches in Iraq, besides assessing the excellent medical practices and focusing on the importance of the careful examining and reviewing, and the invention of storage of information system with the adoption of a database in the follow -up and assessment of researches results as well as the insertion of quality control in the process of publishing medical researches writing and promote the process of cooperation between partners and work to establish scientific networks with the relevant international scientific research institutions.
-The minister of higher education announces ,during a workshop of medical capabilities, transforming Bab al-Mudham complex into a medical edifice including hospitals, medical research centers and specialized medical colleges