SGT Times Reporter
Gurugram, 26 February
Advanced Stomato-Diagnostician Association, Faculty of Dental Sciences under the aegis of Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, SGT University organized a Webinar on the topic “Pediatric Considerations in Oral Medicine and Radiology” in hybrid mode on 26th February 2022. This webinar was organized for Graduate students, Intern and Post Graduates students. In this webinar, Dr. Vineetha R, Professor and Head, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal, Karnataka was the keynote speaker. She talked about various aspects of clinical evaluation, diagnosis as well as investigations in relation with Pediatric Patients. She also covered various modifications needed for clinical examination and while taking radiographs in pediatric patients.
The program was introduced by Dr. Komal Sharma, Senior Lecturer, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology who was coordinator of the program.
Dr Astha Chaudhry, Associate Professor and In-charge, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology who was the Organizing Chairperson gave the welcome address and introduced the speaker.
Dr Omkar Krishna Shetty, Dean, Faculty of Dental Sciences graced the occasion and gave his valuable and insightful remarks.
The session witnessed a very enthusiastic interaction between our panelists Dr Shourya Tandon, Associate Dean, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Dr Keerthilatha M Pai, Dean, MCODS, Manipal and Dr Anil Gupta, Professor and Head, Department of Pedodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences.
The webinar was attended both physically and virtually by over 180 participants mainly Undergraduate students, Interns, Post Graduate students and Faculty members inhouse as well as from various Dental colleges across the Nation including Government Dental College, Jaipur and Hyderabad, Aligarh Muslim University, Dr D Y Patil Vidyapeeth, Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Seema Dental College, Amrita School of Dentistry, MCODS Manipal and many more. International participation from the University of Malaysia was also witnessed.
Following the talk, the participants asked their queries which were answered by the speaker with great zeal and enthusiasm. The vote of thanks was delivered by Dr Shruti Vijay, 2nd Year Post Graduate student, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology who is a member of the Academic Association.