Name of Event: Prosthodontist Day

Date (s): 19/01/2024, 22/01/2024, 23/01/2024

Type of Event: Academic , cocurricular , extracurricular

Coordinator: Dr. Swati Gupta ( Professor &HOD )

Convenor: Dr. Manoj Upadhyay  (Professor)

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

Collaborating Institution/Organization, if any:

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

Dr.Kushaldeep as Guest Speaker for 22/01/2024

Dr. Shweta Singh, Dr. Anjali , Dr. Sobia as experts for PG chamber decoration event -23/01/2024

Dr. Shailendra Tahiliyani (AI expert, BBD university), Dr.TriptiTikku (Senior professor), Dr. Hemant Mehra  as expert for debate competition- 23/01/2024

No. of Participants:  60 participants

Brief Description of Event:

The Department of Prosthodontics organized various academic , co-curricular , extracurricular events to commemorate  “World Prosthodontist Day- 22nd January”. This day is special as it celebrates the specialized branch of prosthodontics to create awareness amongst people and to acknowledge the contribution of Prosthodontists in creating healthy lives and pleasing smiles.

On this day different activities, games ,competition were conducted by the Prosthodontics department.

  1. On 19th of Jan’24 , a laminate preparation competition was organised for the PG students of prosthodontics in the PG clinic of the department which had 17 PG students as participants. The winner of this event was Dr. Akanksha , PG student I year. She was awarded a certificate of appreciation by Dr. Swati Gupta (Prof and Head)

  2. On 22nd of jan’24 , a webinar was conducted by the department  at 9.00 am(IST) by speaker , a BBDCODS alumni , Dr.Kushaldeep.The topic of the webinar was ” Restorative treatments for the edentulous arch- fixed vs removable”. She is an American board certified Prosthodontist. The webinar was attended by 33 participants.

  3. 23/01/24 events
  • Debate competition : The topic of the event was “Is Chat GPT – A boon or bane in academic spaces”. There were 8 teams from various departments of the college. It was an excellent interactive session as not only judges but participants and the audiences participated and expressed their views on the topic with full enthusiasm.

The winners of the event are as follows:

 SL.Best speaker – FORBest speaker – AGAINSTBEST TEAM
IMs. Sanskriti HazarikaTwo teams: Dr. Safa Shahid Dr. Azra FaisalMs. Sanskriti Hazarika,
Dr. Azra Faisal
IIITwo teams: Dr.Mohd. Amir, Dr.Deepanwita and Dr.ChiragDr. Prithu Dr.Lipika
  • A best organised PG chamber competition  was also conducted in the department. The competition was supervised by respective Prosthodontic department staff and Dr. Shweta Singh, Dr. Anjali , Dr. Sobia were invited as experts for PG chamber decoration event. The efforts of all the students were appreciated.
    The winners were Dr.Naina, Dr. Prithu and Dr.Priyanshi and Dr. Sanjana.

The event concluded with cake cutting by the PG students, distribution of certificates to the winners and some games which were organised by the students.