NIRMAN – A Youth Development Initiative on 29th August, 2023

Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics organized a lecture on ‘NIRMAN’ – A Youth Development Initiative on 29th August, 2023. The Program was conducted to introduce students about the NIRMAN initiative and its various frameworks and educational workshops.

Mr. Prathamesh Dhadse (Project coordinator- NIRMAN) was invited as a guest speaker for the program. He explained about the idea of NIRMAN, how it is helping sensitize youth towards various societal issues, gave a brief idea about its workshops and how the initiative is helping in flourishing the youth in their selfdevelopment.

Dr. Abrar Sayed gave a lecture on youth motivation and development, encouraging students to participate personally and professionally for betterment of society.

Interested students were provided with admission forms for enrollment and the program was concluded.

Orientation programme on 7/7/2023 Fellowship in Implantology

Department of prosthodontics govt dental college and hospital Mumbai organised an orientation programme on 7/7/2023 for the students enrolled for the Fellowship in Implantology course for the year 2023-24.

The programme was presided over by the Dean, GDC&H Mumbai, Dr Wasundhara Bhad ma’am and Head of the Dept. Prosthodontics, Dr Jyoti Tembhurne.
Also all the Heads of the departments and staff members from our College were present for the programme.

Dr Arti Gangurde, Associate Professor and Coordinator of the fellowship course, addressed the gathering and welcomed the new batch of students.
The Fellowship in Implantology course at GDC&H Mumbai, has been gaining increased admissions year after year.

The Handbook of Implantology, authored by Dr. Jyoti Tembhurne was also unveiled at the gathering.

The programme ended with the new batch of students introducing themselves and expressing their excitement for the course to follow.

27th WCOI Japan Annual Scientific Conference

Department of prosthodontics govt dental college and hospital Mumbai on the 2nd of July 2023, had the honor of being a part of the 27th WCOI Japan Annual Scientific Conference.

The 2nd Japan-India Collaboration conference was successfully conducted online, under the able guidance of Dr. Jyoti Tembhurne, Professor and Head, Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, who was inducted as the Chairperson for this year’s collaboration.
The conference themed, ‘Review the Past and Know the Future’, saw a wonderful mix of Japanese and Indian Speakers presenting on a diverse range of carefully curated topics and sessions to ensure a comprehensive learning experience.

It included a Keynote presentation by Dr. Jyoti Tembhurne, while 4 of our staff members, Dr. Arti Gangurde, Dr. Manish Chauhan, Dr. Niraja Jaiswal and Dr. Rajesh Gaikwad presided over the various sessions as moderators.

In addition, Dr. Vishwas Kharsan, Professor and Head, Nair Hospital Dental College, Mumbai and Dr. Shreyas Gupte, Professor and Head, YMT Dental College, Navi Mumbai were invited as Guest Speakers for the session.

The event also witnessed students from the Departments of Prosthodontics and Periodontology at the Govt. Dental College and Hospital, Mumbai and Bharati Vidyapeeth Dental College, Navi Mumbai participating in the Poster Presentation Competition.

We are glad to announce that two of our Post Graduate students, Dr. Harmandeep Dhaliwal and Dr. Pradnya Salian bagged the Gold and Silver Medal award respectively, in the poster presentation competition.

This collaboration turned out to be a great success thanks to the enthusiastic contribution of all our committee members; the insights of all our esteemed speakers and most importantly the audience who were actively involved in the interactive Q&A session.

We also extend our gratitude to the team at WCOI Japan and our coordinators for ensuring a smooth coordination at both ends, throughout the session.
Archives of the Presentations in the Conference have been made available on YouTube from 3/7/23 to 10/7/23 for the benefit of all.