‘Pedoapp 2019’

Event: CPD program ‘Pedoapp 2019’ titled “Mobile and Mobility”, Workshop on Ergonomics and Mobile Dental Photograpy by Paedodontics & Preventive Dentistry, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore on 11th October 2019 at KMC Medical Education Hall, Light House Hill Road. Resource Person: Dr. Vaibhav Patni M.D.S., Pediatric and Preventive Dentist, Certified Nutritionist and Fitness Consultant, Wardha, Maharashtra. Dr. Dilip G Naik, Dean, MCODS, Mangalore graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. Sixty-four delegates attended the program from the Departments of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Periodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery of MCODS, Mangalore and neighboring dental colleges including Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal; AB Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Yenepoya Dental College, AJ Institute of Dental Sciences and Private practitioners. Dr. Karuna Y.M was the Master of Ceremonies for the program. Dr. Suprabha BS welcomed the audience and introduced them to the CPD program. Dr. Ashwin Rao introduced the speakers. Dr. Charisma Thimmaiah rendered the vote of thanks. The resource person conducted hands on session in which he demonstrated the art of taking good clinical photographs using mobile phones and also supervised and directed the delegates during the hands on. The event also focused on the importance of ergonomic interventions to maintain optimal health and improve the quality of dentistry with an activity based session. The program was well appreciated by all the delegates.