Name of Event: CDE Programme on – Conservative Indirect Posterior Bonded  Restorations

Date (s): 01/09/2023

Type of Event: Academic

Coordinator: Dr. Swati Gupta ( Professor &HOD )

Convenor: Dr. Shikha Gupta (Reader), Dr. Rehana Bano (Senior Lecturer)

Organized By: Department of Prosthodontics & Crown and Bridge, BBDCODS, Babu Banarasi Das University, Lucknow

Collaborating Institution/Organization, if any: IVOCLAR – India

Name (s) of Guest/ Speaker/ Resource Person/ Expert:


No. of Participants:  42 participants

Brief Description of Event:

Department of Prosthodontics & Crown & Bridge conducted a Continuing Dental Education (CDE) programme on “Conservative Indirect Posterior Bonded  Restorations” on 1st September 2023 in the college conference hall .

This academic event was scheduled for 5 hrs and 42 delegates participated in this programme. Programme was organised with the collaboration of Ivoclar – India company.

The programme began with the formal inaugural function at 11:00 am. The welcome note was delivered by Dr Swati Gupta (Professor & HOD) and  a floral bouquet was presented to the speaker by Dr. Puneet Ahuja ( Principal BBDCODS ,Lucknow)

Floral Bouquet presented by Principal Dr Puneet Ahuja to the Speaker Harshwardhan Arya

The first session of the programme was between 11:30 am to 1:00 pm . The  speaker Dr. Harshwardhan Arya, delivered the lecture on ”Conservative Indirect Posterior Bonded  Restorations” . He gave a detailed description on IPS E.max in restorative dentistry like minimally invasive onlays, table tops , esthetic veneers and implant crowns also gave practical knowledge on case selection , material science, shade selection  and their restorative techniques. Additionally Dr. Arya also discussed the indication for Zirconia material and it’s application in restorations.

He also described his clinical  cases  with pictures and gave a brief discussion on each case.

Dr Harshwardhan Arya delivering the stimulating lecture.

The interesting and engaging lecture was very effective and Dr Arya facilitated interactive discussion during the lecture.

The Post lunch session was the Hands-on workshop from 2:00pm-4:00 pm. A demonstration was given by Dr. Harshawardhan Arya on the typhodont tooth about  inlay, onlay, crownlay and table top preparation with proper techniques ,movement and uses of burs . The material and the equipment for demonstration for the Dr. Harshawardhan Arya was provided by Ivoclar – India company.

Hands-On Workshop

The post – graduate students performing and practicing the demonstrated preparation on their respective typhodont tooth .

The highly informative and engaging scientific programme ended with a vote of thanks which was proposed by Dr. Rehana Bano and the programme concluded with a certificate of appreciation and a memento to the guest speaker.