MANAV RACHNA DENTAL COLLEGE
(under Faculty of Dental Sciences)
- Ms. Vinnie Sachdeva of BDS Final year (Batch 2015) participated in 1st International & 16th National IAFO Conference held at Goa. She won the “BEST PAPER PRIZE” for paper entitled “Virtopsy – An aid in Forensic Odontology” under the able guidance of Dr. Sumit Bhateja, Head, Dept. of Oral Medicine & Radiology, Manav Rachna Dental College, Faridabad.
- Ms. Vanshika Arora of BDS Final year (Batch 2015) bagged the “THIRD PRIZE” at National Undergraduate Convention of Oral Medicine & Radiology held at Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi for her poster presentation entitled “Target Next Generation Gene sequencing in Head & Neck Squamous Cell carcinoma” under the able guidance of Dr. Sumit Bhateja, Head, Dept. of Oral Medicine & Radiology, MRDC.
- Dr. Sumit Bhateja chaired a scientific session as chair person at 1st Dasana International Dental Conference held at Constitution Club of India, New Delhi on 6th -7th Oct.2018.
- Dr. Sumit Bhateja published 4 papers with Undergraduate students of MRDC.
Achievements of the Faculty in the year 2016-17
Dr. Vishal Dang was the Keynote speaker at ‘Improving Oral Cancer Survival: The signature role of the Dentist’ organized by Surendera Dental College, Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan on 23rd Jan 2017
Dr. Vishal Dang was the Guest speaker at CDE on Forensic Odontology, Jamia Milia Islamia, Delhi. 7th April 2016. The presentation was titiled ‘Tooth for Truth: A Radiological Perspective’
Dr Vishal Dang and Dr Neelkamal Sharda are Members, P.G Board of Studies in the Specialty at Pt. B.D. Sharma University of Health Sciences, Rohtak in addition to being MDS examiners.
Dr. Vishal Dang is an MDS Examiner in the Specialty at the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences and is also a Reviewer for the Journal of the Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology (IAOMR)
Dr. Natalia DeSilva completed her Diploma in Clinical Acupuncture from IANM Institute, New Delhi
Publication of the article ‘Oral implications of glucocorticoid therapy- An evidence-based review’. Dental Lamina- Journal of Dental Sciences.2016; 4 (1):25-30 by Jamela F, Dang V, Sharda N and Desilva N, Kant P and Garg S.
Achievement of the PG Students in the year 2016
Our PG student Dr Anusha Yadav, completed a research project- Assessment of lingual foramen and mandibular incisive canal using cone-beam computed tomography: A retrospective study and Dr Priya Mamachan, completed a research project-Evaluation of salivary flow rate and gustatory function in postmenopausal women- A prevalence study.
Dr. Meelu Lamba won the Best Paper for her paper on Clinical evaluation of gustatory function in patients with Type II Diabetes Mellitus, at the XIV National Triple O Symposium “Integrated Approach to Diagnosis and Management”, Subharti Universiy Meerut held from 4th to 6th March 2016
Dr. Sonam won the Best Paper for her paper on Evaluation of micronuclei in oral epithelium and in peripheral blood of tobacco users, at the XIV National Triple O Symposium “Integrated Approach to Diagnosis and Management”, Subharti Universiy Meerut held from 4th to 6th March 2016
Dr. Anusha won the Best Poster for her poster on Nicotine de-addiction: An immunologic approach, at the XIV National Triple O Symposium “Integrated Approach to Diagnosis and Management”, Subharti Universiy Meerut held from 4th to 6th March 2016
Dr. Himanshu won the Best Poster for his poster on Sonographic Elastography, at the XIV National Triple O Symposium “Integrated Approach to Diagnosis and Management”, Subharti Universiy Meerut held from 4th to 6th March 2016
Conferences and CDE programmes attended by the Faculty in the Year 2016
The faculty from the Department have been actively involved in the following events:
Integrated Teaching and Learning Workshop at Subharti University on 4th March 2016
XIV National Triple O Symposium “Integrated Approach to Diagnosis and Management” at Subharti University from 4th to 6th March 2016
CDE on Forensic Odontology, Jamia Milia Islamia, Delhi. 7th April 2016
CDE on Diagnostics and medical management of Temporomandibular disorders By Dr. Davis Thomas at MRDC on 1st July 2016
Workshop on Role of Hypnotherapy in Tobacco cessation conducted by Dr Clifford DeSilva on the 3rd and 4th of July 2016
CME on ‘Is Sugar the New Tobacco?’- Oral Health Persepective organized by the Centre for Dental Education and Research, AIIMS, New Delhi on 11th Nov 2016
28th National Conference of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology at Kanyakumari from 15th to 17th Dec 2016, where Dr Vishal Dang was elected as Vice-President of the Academy for the year 2016-17
To enhance quality research the Nutrition and Health Sciences Research Cluster of Manav Rachna is acquiring state-of-the-art equipments for its research Lab to be located on the second floor of the Q block. The Department will be utilizing these facilities which include Anerobic Culture facility, ELISA reader, advanced Hematology and Biochemical Analyzers for research in the Specialty.
This Research Cluster is currently headed by Dr. Vishal Dang.