Politicians

Dr. Arif Alvi


Dr. Arif Alvi

Dr. Arif Alvi
General Secretary PTI
Born: N/A
Profession: Dentist/Chairman 1st Pakistan International Dental Conference 1981
Affiliation(s): PTI
Citizenship: Pakistani

 

Profile
Professional Dental Career
1. BDS (Dentistry) from University of Punjab 1970
2. Master of Science in Prosthodontics from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 1975
3. Master of Science in Orthodontics from University of Pacific, San Francisco 1984
4. Dean Faculty of Orthodontics (College of Physicians and Surgeons) 2000-07
5. Diplomate American Boards of Orthodontics 1995
6. Professor of Prosthodontics (Honorary) Karachi Medical and Dental College 1996-2005

Professional Achievements 
1. Chairman 1st Pakistan International Dental Conference 1981
2. Founding Editor of Journal of Pakistan Dental Association 1985-88
3. Chairman 3rd Pakistan International Dental Conference 1987
4. Patron 6th Pakistan International Dental Conference 2000
5. Chairman 28th Asia Pacific Dental Congress 2006

Elected Positions in Dentistry
 
1. President of Pakistan Dental Association 1997-2001
2. President Pakistan Association of Orthodontists 2005
3. President of Asia Pacific Dental Federation 2006-7
4. Councilor and Trustee of the World Dental Federation 2007-13

Political Career with Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf 
1. Founder member of PTI 1996
2. Member CEC since first meeting 1996 to date
3. President Sindh PTI 1997-2001
4. Vice President PTI 2001-6
5. Contested Elections from Karachi as PTI candidate 1997 & 2002
6. Was arrested and jailed twice as PTI Leader
7. Secretary General PTI 2006 to date

Fellowships Awarded 
1. Fellow Pierre Fauchard Academy
2. Fellow International College of Dentists
3. Fellow of the American College of Dentists
4. Fellow International College of Continuing Dental Education