PERIO – BUZZ CDE program – 6,7th December 2018

PERIOBUZZ, a two day Continuing Dental Education programme, was conducted by the Department of Periodontics, SRM dental college, and was held at the premises of the SRMDC Ramapuram. It was organized for rekindling the scientific temper among students of Periodontics, as well as to provide a podium for scientific presentations of both Undergraduates and Postgraduates. The first day focused primarily on the undergraduates, at which there were 204 delegates, from across Tamilnadu and Pondicherry. Eminent lectures on ‘Lasers in Periodontics,’ were followed by Hands-on-demonstration, E-poster presentations and Quiz competition to instill a Spirit of query among the students. There were nine e- poster sessions for UG’s, at which prizes in two sessions, was won by our students from SRMDC Ramapuram. The second day was dedicated toward postgraduate students, to enhance their understanding of ‘The Current classification of Periodontal Diseases’ though a series of lectures followed by a Panel Discussion by eminent speakers. Paper presentations and Quiz competition were also conducted for the postgraduate students. Students from the SRM Dental College – Ramapuram, won the second prize and third prizes for the Quiz program for postgraduate students. The program was on the whole a great success, and all the students benefitted from the various lectures and through the panel discussion by our senior academicians. Following which there was a “hands on” workshop for UGs on LASERs.