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STUDENTS AFFAIRS, FACULTY of DENTISTRY, UiTM
The main scope of Student Affairs in the faculty focuses on welfare, comfort and the security to the students. Student’s activities are also coordinated through Dental Students Association (DENSA) and Secretariat Mahasiswa Fakulti (SMF) to ensure students fulfil both spiritual and worldly needs and expose to the reality of the life beyond.
Dental Student Association (DENSA)
Dental Student Association has been established at Faculty of Dentistry, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) since 2006. The students’ association also known as DENSA, exists to represent all dental undergraduate students of UiTM and conducts various activities ranging from academic, social, religious and community service.
The executive committee members for 2018/2019 are as follows:
President : MUHAMMAD ARIFF ABIDIN
Deputy President 1 : SITI HAJAR MOHD
Deputy President 2 : MUHAMMAD ZAFIR ASHMAN ZULKIFLEE
Secretary 1 : INTAN SYAKIRAH RAMLI
Secretary 2 : DAYANG NURHIDAYAH ABG MORSHIDI
Treasurer 1 : UMMI SOLEHAH MUHD
Treasurer 2 : NUR ANIS ABDRUL RAZAK
Programmes for the year include Team Building, Pre-Intervarsity Game 2017, OPKIM 1.0 : Gotong Royong Perdana Sek Keb Sg. Buloh, OPKIM 2.0 : “Hold My Hand”, Sek Men Pendidikan Khas (Cacat Penglihatan) Setapak, Intervarsity Game IVG 2017), Brush Hour & Bazaria, Ihya Ramadhan and New Student Orientation Week (2017/2018).
Majlis Perwakilan Pelajar (MPP)
The role of the MPP is to assist the faculty in delivering information to students more effectively. In addition, the Student Representative Council is also a platform for the university to obtain information and information that the students wish to convey to faculty and university management. Besides being a student representative, UiTM MPP is also responsible for being UiTM's representative internationally as UiTM ambassador. Various activities and programs of either private or organizational collaboration have been carried out such as community service activities, sports, academics and even involving local, state and federal government bodies directly or indirectly including partial government and non-goverment organization.
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Sekretariat Mahasiswa Fakulti (SMF)
SMF was set up at the faculty in 2015. The committee is tasked to assist Majlis Perwakilan Pelajar (MPP) runs activities together with other faculties and establish networking on matters of common interest. For 2018-2019:
President : MUHAMMAD AZIM ABD HALIM
Deputy President : AINA HASNI BADRUNSHAM
Secretary : SITI NUR SYAHIRAH MAT SOKRI
Treasurer : MUHAMMAD RAFIZUL HELMI RAMLI
Planned activities for the year include corporate society responsibility and academic visit to the Faculty of Dentistry University of Andalas Padang, Indonesia, movie nights, joint committee with DENSA for Wirasa 2017 and Inter-SMF bond.
Red Crescent Society
Red Crescent society is a compulsory co-curricular activity for all dental students. Students are exposed to experimental learning in basics of medical care especially during the critical situation. Besides, they will learn communication, teamwork and leadership skills along the activities. The activities are organized every Saturday in their first academic year and an assessment of theory and practical skills is done at the end of course.
The secretariat for Faculty of Dentistry Alumni is based at the Faculty. It was established in Mei 2012 after the graduation of it first cohort in 2011. It was then headed by Dr Anas Ramadan. For 2014 the President id Dr Mohd Shah Affendy . The Alumni group has participated in the yearly Program Selangkah Pro and contributed financially to some of the students activities.