Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry (IAPHD) organized the First ever National Virtual Conference COLLOQUIUM 2021 on 9th – 10th January 2021 in which Post Graduate students and Faculty members from Department of Public Health Dentistry actively participated and presented their research work.
Dr. Charu Khurana, Faculty Member won the Best Scientific Paper Presentation Award on the study entitled ’Perception and Attitude towards Tele dentistry among Indian Dental Professionals in which she highlighted the importance of Tele dentistry in the light of current coronavirus pandemic resulting in restricted movement and affected healthcare system. She presented the views of Indian dentists towards adopting the teldentistry model in future.
From the department four Postgraduates also presented their scientific review oral paper and poster submissions. Dr. Shourya Tandon, Professor and Head, chaired faculty oral paper presentations in one session and Dr. Sachin Chand and Dr. Sanchit Pradhan attended the event.
All in all a rich scientific experience for the department and well appreciated in the form of an academic award for Dr. Charu Khurana.