Abubaker Elmahdi Mohamed

Abubaker Elmahdi Mohamed

Lecturer
Ext: 6217

Abu bake Elmahdi: a senior lecturer at A.U-has accumulated more than 15 years of rich clinical and teaching experience in Oral medicine and Oral diagnosis. In addition to teaching the courses of Four Handed Dentistry - Infection Control and Emergency Dental Care. Furthermore, he has been in-charge of Hospital Dentistry rotations for 5th year dental students. Prior to joining A.U, he had worked in many hospitals and health centers and had gained a very good experience in management of in and out dental patients. In addition to this, dental administrative duties (Head of the Dental Department and in-charge of the Dental Service in the North Batinah Region – Oman). In research, he carried out a study on patients with recurrent aphthus stomatitis published in the Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine. Recently he cooperated in two comparative studies titled tongue lesions among dental patients and effects of snuff on the oral health status of adolescent males: Also, supervision of 2-4 graduation research projects for 5th year dental students every year. Abu baker holds a Master in Oral Medicine from The Queen’s University-Belfast- Northern Ireland-U.K. with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Surgery BDS-University of Khartoum –Sudan.

Education
  • MSc in Oral Medicine; Queen's University of Belfast, Northern Ireland U.K 1995
  • BDS University of Khartoum-Sudan 1980
Experience
  • 1996 – 2001: Head of Dental Department Oral Medicine Specialist Sohar Hospital - Sultanate of Oman
  • 1994 – 1995: Full-time MSc Student The Queen’s University of Belfast- United Kingdom.
  • 1985-1994 General dental practitioner -Many health centers and hospital -Saudi Arabia
  • 1980-1985 General Dental Practitioner-Many hospitals-Sudan
Teaching Area
  • 2001 to date senior lecturer AU teaching following courses : Oral medicine & oral diagnosis- Emergency dental care, four handed dentistry and infection control, treatment planning
Research
  • Oral mucosal lesions
Publications
  • Mahdi AB, Coulter WA, Woolfson AD, Lamey PJ.1996 Efficacy of bio-adhesive patches in the treatment of recurrent aphthus stomatitis. Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine 25:416-419.
  • • Mahdi AB, Hassan MA, Basheer YA. Tongue lesions among dental patients- a comparative study. (Manuscript submitted for publication).
  • • Jaber MA, Mahdi AB. Prevalence of tongue lesions among dental patients at AU-Dental Clinics (Manuscripit under preparation)
Conference Presentation
  • Many conferences attendee since 1991
Memberships, Awards and Honors
  • Sudanese Dental Association
  • Saudi Dental Society.