Prathibha Prasad

Prathibha Prasad

Assistant Professor
Ext: 971557623466

Dr Prathibha is a Dentist specialized in Oral Pathology. She has been actively involved in the teaching and supervision of students for Thirteen years with an International academic experience in the UAE for the last 10 years. She also has Graduate Diploma in Health Profession Education with expertise in writing and reviewing programs. She was involved in funded cancer research for the last three years and my main area of expertise is molecular research related to shisha smoking. She has served on several Administration and Institutional committees. She has several publications in highly reputed/ Scopus indexed journals.

Education
  • PhD in Oral Pathology, Pacific Dental College, India
  • M.D. S (ORAL PATHOLOGY) College of Dental Sciences, Karnataka, India
  • B.D. S A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, India
Experience
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Basic Dental Sciences, College of Dental Sciences, Ajman University, United Arab Emirates, 29 Aug. 2021 –till date
  • Assistant Professor, Specialist A, Ras Al Khaimah College of Dental Sciences, Ras Al Khaimah Medical and Health Sciences University, United Arab Emirates, 3 Jan. 2021 –26 Aug. 2021
  • Lecturer, Specialist A, in College of Dentistry, Gulf Medical University, United Arab Emirates 20 Feb. 2011 –31 May 2020
  • Senior Lecturer in Department of Oral Pathology, College of Dental Sciences, KGF, India May 2010– Feb 2011
  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Oral Pathology, Navodaya Dental College, India. May 2009-Apr. 2010
  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Oral Pathology, Jodhpur Dental College, Jodhpur, India. May 2008-Apr. 2009
Teaching Area
  • Oral Pathology
  • Oral Histology and Embryology
  • Dental Anatomy
  • Cell Biology
  • General Pathology & Microbiology
  • Histology
Research
  • Molecular research, QPCR, Tissue culture, Western blotting and Immunofluorescence imaging
  • Medical Education
  • Cancer research
  • Forensic dentistry
  • Histopathology
Publications
Conference Presentation
  • Delivered presentation on "Lip prints in Forensic odontology" as key note speaker at the Forensic Science and Research conference held in Chicago, USA in October 2012
  • Talk on "Nanotechnology in Dentistry" in International Dental Congress held in Intercontinental City Star hotel, Cairo, Egypt in October 2015
  • Attended AIDC as a speaker in Alexandria, Egypt in Nov. 2016- talk on Shisha smoking
  • Presented talk on "Oral manifestations of shisha smoking" in Dentistry and Dental material Conference in Rome, Italy on 20th Jul. 2018
  • Presented talk on "Oral health- A window to overall health" in AKMG conference held in Ajman University in Nov. 2019
  • Presented talk on "Artificial Intelligence in Dentistry" held in in Crown Plaza, Ajman in Dec. 2020
  • Presented talk on "Recent trends in Dentistry during COVID" in Crown Plaza, Ajman in Feb. 2021
Memberships, Awards and Honors
  • Interviewed by US Television show “The Expert’s view” on Vuzzle TV on 10/10/2020
  • Interviewed by Dr Mandan, Author of textbook of Oral Pathology for her channel and blog. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QjHV8srfRr4
  • Awarded “Superhero of Healthcare” from GEMS group of Education.
  • Editor with Pediatric Dental Care journal
  • Editor with Journal of Clinical Research in Dentistry
  • Reviewer with Journal of Forensic Research
  • Reviewer with Saudi dental journal
  • Reviewer with Indian journal of dental research
  • Reviewer with Clinical medical journals
  • Reviewer with Research and reviews
  • My research work on Lung Cancer work was cited by from Innovation@UAE Magazine, Issue 3, English, May 2021 by UAE Ministry of Education https://issuu.com/moeuae/docs/explorer_6586_research_magazine_edition_3_en_v18/s/12404636