29 Jun 2021
CDE Program on Scope of Prosthodontics in Dentistry
CDE program conducted by the department of Prosthodontics under the guidance of Dean Dr Edwin Devadoss and Principal Dr Rajkumar Alle on 29-06-2021 focuses mainly on yielding better understanding of Prosthodontics as a branch of dentistry. Dr.Shwetha Poovani, Head of the department, addressed the gathering with a welcome speech. The number of participants was above 100 and those who attended the program mainly consisted of interns and BDS graduates across the state, who are aspiring to admit into PG program. The program included in depth understanding of the subject emphasizing the kinds of treatment given to a patient by a Prosthodontist. Dr Madhuri.V introduced the speaker for the day Dr Prafulla ThumatiMDS,PHD, who is a senior faculty member in the department of Prosthodontics and heads the department of Oro-facial pain at RRDCH. The lecture contained visual illustrations and case reports which explains how to handle intricate cases by a Prosthodontist in a nutshell. The aim of the program was to educate the aspiring PG students about the learning objectives in Prosthodontic pg program, hence motivating them to elect Prosthodontics for their PG curriculum. The program was moderated and concluded by Dr Prajna Shetty. It was an interactive session with exuberant exchange of knowledge between the participants and the speaker.