7 Dec 2021
Prostho Chapter Virtual Alumni Meet & CDE Program on Prosthetic Rehabilitation of Maxillofacial Defects.
The Department of Prosthodontics at Rajarajeswari Dental College is keeping abreast with current trends and advances in clinical and laboratory facilities. Our institution is one of the finest institutions with unique curriculum that is spectacular fusion of the best practices of the world. At RRDCH Prosthodontics we believe in continuous upgradation which is in par with the latest technological advancement. Conducting departmental level Alumni reunion was the brainchild of our Principal Dr Rajkumar S Alle with the vision to keep the alumni members updated with the recent advances in the department and in the field of dentistry ,to improve the interaction and sharing of clinical knowledge .As we have 45 alumni members ,On the 7th of December2021, the Department of Prosthodontics conducted its very first departmental alumni meet. This virtual alumnusmeet &CDE program mainly focused on “Prosthetic rehabilitation of maxillofacial defects”. Our alumni guest speakers were Dr Anand Kumar Muktadarconsultant prosthodontist and implantologist at Sundari dental & maxillofacial clinic who is also a recipient of Prime minister’s scholarship for studies and Dr Khulood Shaif Alabbas Al-Sulaihi Prosthodontist at Dentaries dental center, Yemen. The scientific session was chaired by Dr Prafulla Thumati, Professor and Head of the department of Orofacial pain clinic. The session was open to alumni, staff, post graduate students and interns.
The program began at 1:30pm,with the lighting of the lamp by our alumni students, Dr Anupama C and Dr Sindhu followed by the welcome speech by our beloved HOD, Dr.Shwetha Poovani. Our respected Dean and ever-enthusiastic beloved principal addressed the session by sharing a few words. The first alumni speaker Dr Anand Kumar Muktadarwas introduced by our faculty Dr Madhuri, followed by an informative talk about the management of post-COVID Mucormycosis cases with maxillofacial defects.
The second alumni speaker was an international speaker Dr .KhuloodShaifAlabbas Al-Sulaihi,who was introduced by our alumni faculty, Dr .Sindhu, and this, was followed by a series of case presentation about speech correction.
After the guest lectures Dr Ramesh ChowdarySir,Professorof Prosthodontics, started an interactive session with the alumni where all the members shared their thoughts and memories. The nostalgic memories were revisited through old photographs.
The program ended with a vote of thanks delivered by Dr Mannova ,final year post graduate and a total of 45