Afraa Salah Hussain

Afraa Salah Hussain

Lecturer
Ext: 6121

Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology in 2017 Walden University, Minneapolis, Minnesota (USA) Masters in Science –Pediatric Dentistry in 1994 Baghdad University, Iraq Bachelors in Science in 1988 College of Dentistry, Baghdad University, Baghdad • Ph.D. Degree Holder with 27 years of experience in Teaching & Training, Student Development as well as General Practice • Currently working with Ajman University as Lecturer of pediatric dentistry and Psychology & Behavioral Sciences for Dental Students

Education
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology / Walden University, Minneapolis, Minnesota (USA)2017
  • Masters in Science –Pediatric Dentistry / Baghdad University, Iraq 1994
  • Bachelors in Science in College of Dentistry /Baghdad University, Baghdad 1988
Experience
  • Lecturer of pediatric dentistry and psychology and behavioral sciences,Growth and development,Ajman University,UAE,2002-present
  • Lecture (Pediatric Dentistry) for 5th Year Dental Student / Clinical Supervisor in Pediatric Dentistry Clinics for 5th Year Dental Students - Dental College, Baghdad University,Iraq,1994-2002
  • General Practitioner in Dental College,Growth and development ,Baghdad University,Iraq,1988-1994
Teaching Area
  • Lecturer of pediatric dentistry(preclinical and clinical),2002-2011
  • lecturer of pediatric dentistry (preclinical) 2002-present
  • Lecturer of psychology and behavioral sciences 2005-present
Research
  • Inclusion education for disabled children
Publications
  • • Mothers’ Attitude Towards Digit Sucking Habits in Children of United Arab Emirates (International Journal of Orofacial Mycology, November, 2008, Volume 33)
  • • Baby Bottle Caries, Al-Siha Wateb Journal No. 358, 2005
  • • Early Loss of Primary Teeth, Al-Siha Wateb, journal number 316, 2004
  • • Fixed Partial Denture for Primary Teeth Replacement (Dental News Journal Volume XI, Number II, 2004)
  • 1. Hashim R, Salah A, Hamid A, Hamad A, Slieby K. Reasons for permanent teeth extraction in the United Arab Emirates. J Int Oral Health 2019;11:304-8.
Conference Presentation
  • • 2009: Conference of International Association of Pediatric Dentistry (Munich, German) (Poster Participation)
  • • 2007: International Association of Orofacial Mycology, Florence, Italy
  • • 2005: Dental Conference, Sharja
Memberships, Awards and Honors
  • • 2012: Participation in Health Children Program
  • Sharja Dental Conference Award 2008
  • • 2006: Award for the First Position from Al-Oais Institution for Cultural & Scientific Researches,
  • • 1988: Awards from Ministry of Education of Iraq