Dept. Of Oral Medicine and Radiology, observed World No Tobacco Day, May 2021 by organizing webinars with a pledge ceremony and social media campaign. The distinguished speakers on the occasion were Dr. R Jayakrishnan, Associate Professor RCC and Dr. T N Uma Maheshwari, Prof., Saveeta Dental College Chennai who highlighted ‘‘Tobacco control: challenges and oppurtunities and Impact of tobacco in oral health ‘respectively.The program was awarded 4 CDE points was by Kerala Dental Council.
Principal Dr. Radhakrishnan Nair.K inaugurated the programme. Vice Principal Dr. R. Rathy felicitated the function. Students prepared awareness video which was shared in social media platforms about the benefits of quitting tobacco.
The program was well supported and presided by our Dean Dr.K. Nandakumar who administered the anti –tobacco pledge to the faculties and students. Students prepared awarness video on benefits of quitting tobacco which was shared in social media platforms. The program witnessed active participation from faculties, students and interns of Azeezia Dental College.