GLIMPSES OF 10TH ISPPD NATIONAL PG CONVENTION 14-16th March 2013
March 16, 2013
The Department of Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry ITS –CDSR , Muradnagar organised the 10th ISPPD PG Convention at Sirifort Auditorium, New Delhi from 14-16 March, 2013.
The preconvention course was held at AIIMS on 13th March, 2013. The workshop included didactic lectures & hands on courses on recent important topics such as Lasers & Post & core by Dr. Vijay Prakash Mathur and Dr. P.D Joshi respectively.
The convention started on 14th March, 2013 with scientific presentations by postgraduate students from different colleges of India. The convention was inaugurated on 15th March, 2013 by the Chief Guest for the occasion, Dr. Sanjay Jaiswal, M.P, Rajya Sabha & Member, Standing Committee Health, Special Guest - Dr. Dibyendu Mazumder, President, Dental Council of India, The Guests of Honour - Dr. R. P. Chadha, Chairman, I.T.S- The Education Group, Dr. Ashok Utreja, Head, Oral Health Sciences Center, PGIMER, Chandigarh and Dr. Naseem Shah, Chief, CDER, AIIMS.
The inauguration was followed by the Guest lectures by various eminent national & international faculty , like Dr. Ashok Utreja, Dr. Naseem Shah, Dr. P.B Sood, Dr. B. Nandlal, Dr. Ana Karina Mascarenhas, Dr. I.K Pandit, Dr. K.R Indushekar, Dr. Neeru Singh, Dr. Nikhil Srivastava, Dr. Virinder Goyal, Dr. Rupinder Bhatia, Dr. Gauri Lele, Dr. Faisal Ameer, Dr. Manusmriti and Dr. Yogesh Kumar.They enlightened the postgraduate and faculty delegates about the different aspects of dentistry & encouraged the young Pedodontists towards research & development of newer technologies. A very informative lecture was delivered by Dr. P.B. Sood on ‘Pediatric Endodontics’.
Dr. P.B Sood, Dr. Arun Sharma, Dr. Meera Sandhu, Dr. Priya Verma, Dr. Rooposhi Saha, Dr. Neha Sharma, Dr. Shobhit Sachdeva and Dr. Neetika Singh chaired different scientific sessions.
The postgraduates of Department of Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry, ITS-CDSR, Dr. Divya Singla & Dr. Jasmine Nanda also presented their papers on the first day.
The 10th ISPPD PG convention was a grand success with around 650 or so delegates which speaks volumes of response shown by the postgraduate students.