Elections for the posts of class representatives, sports representative and cultural representative for the 2017-18 batch of B.D.S were conducted on 25th of October. On floor elections were conducted under the supervision of the Dean, Dr Shaji Thomas, and in presence of staff members and student council representative ( Shambhavi Shukla, Final year BDS).
After the welcome address, the election process was explained to the students and was set in motion.Candidates came forward for various posts and the votes were counted by a show of hands.
The elected representatives are as follows :
Class representative :Male – Mr Amit Prajapathi ; Female – Ms Soumya Bhatnagar
Cultural representative : Ms Shriya Mitna
Sports representative : Ms Praisey Yesudas
The 41st M.P. State Ophthalmic Society Conference was held from 6th to 8th october 2017, Gwalior. Dr Kirti Jajoo Shrivastava, working as Reader in the Department of Prosthodontics, People’s College of Dental Sciences, made a Guest faculty presentation on the topic “Customized ocular Prosthesis: Need of an hour”. The presentation as well as the cases shown by her was highly appreciated by the leading ophthalmologists of M.P. She was then felicitated by a Memento and certificate of appreciation. It is for the first time that this privilege has been given to a dental surgeon in any state ophthalmology conference.
On the occasion of World Geriatric Day, which is observed on 1st October, an oral hygiene awareness and dental checkup camp was organized by Prosthodontic department of Peoples College of Dental Sciences & Research Centre, Bhopal under the banner of Indian Prosthodontic society, Bhopal branch at Sewa Bharti- Anand Dham.
In this camp, a total of 27 patients were examined. A talk on oral hygiene awareness and geriatric nutrition was conducted for geriatric patients followed by fruits distribution.