7 Aug 2019
CDE Programme on Management of Head and Neck Cancer
CDE proram titled “Management of Head and Neck Cancer” was conducted by the Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology in association with HCG Hospital, Bangalore on 7.8.2019 at Rajarajeswari Dental College and Hospital auditorium. The keynote speakers for the programme were Dr. Shalini Thakur and Dr. Akshay Kudpaje. The session commenced with the active participation of the faculties, postgraduates and interns of all the departments. An informative discussion on the emerging prospects in the management of head and cancer was given by Dr. Shalini Thakur, followed by Dr. Akshay Kudpaje about the management of early and advanced oral cavity cancer. A glance on the role of dentists in oncology center was given by Dr. MeghnaMaruti, an Oral physician and Maxillofacial Radiologist. The CDE concluded with the message on the need for early detection of oral cancer and the leading trends in the management of head and neck cancer along with the role of Oral Health care professional in the management of Cancer patients.