Student Happiness Center

OVERVIEW

The Student Happiness Center College of Dentistry (SHC COD) was established in order to improve the quality of the student’s experience at College of Dentistry.  The heart of SHC is to cultivate a welcoming environment that supports student success. Members of SHC COD help to reduce the difficulties faced by students by supporting, advising and answering their queries and questions directly. If the center is unable to answer a student’s query, the center will direct the student to the relevant person.

SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Diversity and Inclusion
  2. Academic Concerns
  3. Healthcare Related Matters
  4. Services For Students of Determination
  5. Personal / Psychological issues
  6. Financial Aid or Guidance
  7. COVID-19 Protocols

SUGGESTIONS/REQUESTS/COMPLAINTS

  • Student Voice: [link]
  • For reporting COVID cases, please use the following online system: [Link]
  • For suggestions/requests, please use the following online system: [link]
  • For complaints, please use the following online system: [link]
  • Members of the Student Happiness Center will follow up on your suggestions/requests/complaints.
  • You will receive emails with any update on the status of your suggestions/requests/complaints.

For communications with Students Happiness Center – College of Dentistry

Email: SHC.COD@mygmu.ac.ae

Tel: +971 6 7431333, Ext. 1322

FACULTY & ADMINISTRATIVE MEMBERS

Dr. Heba Mohamed Abdelaal

Director of Students Happiness Center College of Dentistry
Mentorship and academic advising program director
Assistant professor of Operative dentistry
dr.heba@gmu.ac.ae

Dr. Pooja Narain Adtani

Chairperson, Department of Basic Medical and Dental Sciences
Assistant Professor of Oral Pathology
dr.pooja@gmu.ac.ae

Dr. Majdolin Nakhal

Dental Instructor
dr.majdolin@gmu.ac.ae

Mr. Pradeep John Ekka

Executive secretary Dean’s Office
pradeep@gmu.ac.ae