BiographyDr. Mutahira Lone is currently a lecturer at University College Cork (UCC) and teaches several modules to Graduate Entry Medical students and Dental students. She received her dental bachelor degree from Karachi University, Pakistan with honors. After moving to Ireland, she completed all required examinations and became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians, Ireland.
After several years of practicing dentistry in private clinics and the dental hospitals, she started teaching anatomy after which she completed a Masters in Dental Public health at UCC. Dr Lone has been involved in teaching in the anatomy department, UCC since 2004 to a wide cohort of students. In 2014, she joined the department as a Senior Medical Demonstrator and started investigating innovative ways to teach anatomy to dental students which she compiled into a PhD.
Research InterestsTeaching is a continuous and life long process.
I am interested in conducting research in innovative ways to teach anatomy, combining traditional teaching method with innovative ways to introduce blended learning approaches.