Dissertation in Cellular Pathology
Biology of Disease
Training Other Hospital Staff and Students
The technical staff undertook the training of other staff in various disciplines. We had a 5-week course in Immunocytochemistry for staff of the Pathology Department, Royal Hospital. We trained Omani students studying medical laboratory techniques from the bio-technology department of the College of Science for 4 weeks. We also trained Omani students studying medical laboratory sciences in universities in India in histopathology techniques for 4 weeks. Presently we are conducting a 3-month course in histopathology for each of 2 employees of Khoula Hospital.
Research / student projects services
The unit has engaged in 17 research projects in a year. These include masters degree research projects and academic research projects. Examples of masters degree projects work on pollen particles, Archea, Salmonella bacteria and nematode trapping fungus. Academic research projects such as work on turtles, corals and bioplymers.
Teaching / demonstrating
Medical and BSc MLS students.