College of Medicine

      at HMU

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Anatomy and Histology

 

Overview:

The department was formed in the academic year 1977-1978, along with the establishment of the College of Medicine.  In the beginning, it was a small preliminary department consisting of the Head department who was biology major with an Iraqi nationality, as well as two laboratory assistants who were graduates of the Technical Health Institute.During the Academic Year 1986-1987, the Department of Anatomy consisted of four Iraqi lecturers with PhD degree and five lecturers with a Master degree in Anatomy. In 1998, the Department of Anatomy became known as the Department of Anatomy and Histology. Currently, there are 16 teaching faculty who work in this department.  Among which 14 have PhD degree and 2 with MSc degree.

Mission :

The department is concerned with teaching of two subjects for the first year students i.e.(biology and histology primary tissue), and anatomy (part one and part three), for the second year students: anatomy (part two) ,histology (systematic), and embriology.

Objective:

1- Deliver an integrated curriculum in human biology, anatomy, histology, and embriology at the molecular, cellular, tissue, organ and whole organism levels to serve as the academic foundation for lifelong learning about health and disease.

2- Integrate the clinical applications of basic science concepts throughout the first and second year curriculum.


Head of the Department throughout the history of the college

Name

Title

From

To

Shlemon Esho

Lecturer

1982

1984

Fazil Abas

Lecturer

1984

1985

Uthman Hama Murad

Lecturer

1985

1995

Farid Hina Abdul-Ahad

Ass. Prof.

1995

2004

Payman Jamal Hamad Amin

Lecturer

2004

2006

Hiwa Bakr Muhammad

Professor

2006

still

Department Staff

No 

Full name 

 specialty

 Academic title

 1

 Hiwa Bakr Mohammed Banna

 Histology

 Professor

 2

 Kameel Mate Naom Hadad

 Embryology

 Professor

 3

 Paiman Jamal MuhamadAmeen

 Anatomy

 Lecturer

 4

 Suhel Mawlood Esmaeel

 Anatomy

 Lecturer

 5

 Yasin Kareem Ahmed

 Anatomy

 Lecturer

 6

 Adib abdulahad aughsteen

 Anatomy

 Lecturer

 7

 Awring Mahmood Ahmad

 Histology

 Lecturer

 8

 Layla Abdul-sattar Kareem

 Histology

 Lecturer

 9

 Hero Khalid Mustafa

 Histology

 Lecturer

 10

 Afrah Hameed Sultan

 Histology

 Lecturer

 11

 Kawther  Ibrahim Fatah

 Parasitology

 Lecturer

 12

 Katan  Sabir Ali

 Microbiology

 Lecturer

 13

 Zana Mustafa Mahmood

 Anatomy

 Ass.Lecturer

 14

 Ansam Jasim Mohammed

 Anatomy

 Ass.Lecturer

 15

 Reshna Kamal Ahmed

 Cytology

 Ass.Lecturer

 16

 Muhammad Ibrahim Muhammad

 Microbiology

 Ass.Lecturer

 17  Hawry Ali Haydar
 Biology  Technician
 18  Mustafa Yaseen Nadir  Dep.Secretory

Students

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