On 6th August 2019, a CDE program on the “CLINICAL INNOVATIONS IN BONDING DENTISTRY” was organized which was sponsored by Sensodyne & Glaxo Smithkline Pharmaceuticals.
Keynote speaker, Dr. Mona Kakkar, expounded at length about the topic in discussion, while also imparting the knowledge that she had gleaned from her practice, clinically. Dr. Kapil Loomba, Professor Emeritus of the Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics and, Dr. Vipul Srivastava, Professor of the Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics was also present on this occasion. The program started with a lamp lighting ceremony and a floral welcome to the guest speaker.
The eminent speaker, Dr. Mona Kakkar, travelled all the way from Bombay, and guided the delegates on the recent advances in adhesive dentistry as well as aesthetic dentistry. She explained the advantages of several composite resins such as UDMA and 4-META over amalgam restorations and elucidated upon the importance of both the practical as well as the aesthetic components in the conservation and repair of a tooth.
The program was attended by various Faculty members, PG students from several departments as well as Interns and the 3rd and 4th year UG students. The session lasted for approximately 90 minutes, and ended with the presenting of a certificate as well as a token of appreciation to the esteemed guest speaker by the Principal, Saraswati Dental College, Lucknow