Towards a New Generation of Engaged Universities:
The Need to Act, Adapt and Transform

16th – 18thApril, 2024 | Kempinski Central Avenue (Formerly the Address Dubai Mall), Dubai, UAE

Dr. Yawar Hayat Khan

Prof. Dr Yawar Hayat Khan is a dentist by profession. His career is unique in a sense that he has been involved successfully in academics and management together for the last almost 20 years. He has more than 18 years of teaching experience at both undergraduate and post graduate level. After doing his dental research masters from Queen Mary University of London he went on to do his master’s in health Professions Education from University of Maastricht, Netherlands and did his PhD in Medical Education at University of Ambrosiana, Italy. Dr Khan has presented in various conferences and hold key positions both at the national level and internationally. He is currently working as Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academics) Riphah International University. He has previously worked in different positions as Prof & HOD (Dental Materials), Asst Dean Medical Education and Administrator (Dental Hospital) at Riphah International University, Islamabad, Pakistan. He is also the Director for Centre of Excellence in Leadership, Innovation and Quality (CLIQ) and member Advisory Board Curriculum Committee at Ras Ul Khaima College of Dental Sciences (RAKCODS), UAE. He is also a member of the Asia Pacific Biomedical Sciences Educators Association. He is a visiting Prof of Medical Education at the Academy of Leadership Sciences Switzerland (ALSS) and representing them as their Director for South Asia & UAE. He is also the Ambassador for International Association for Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) USA. Last but not the least he is a Member of the Harvard Business Review (Advisory Council) and a TMA certified professional. His special interests include Leadership & Management, Curriculum Development, Patient Safety in Health Care and Organizational Leadership.