Journal of Forensic Dental Sciences

: 2015  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 80-

Forensic dental workshop


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A one day CDE Programme was conducted by the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology , Rajas Dental College and Hospital, Kavalkinaru, in alliance with the Indian Association of Forensic Odontology on the 6 th of December 2014.The topic for the CDE Programme was "HOW OLD ARE YOU-A DENTAL AGE ESTIMATION". It was conducted by Dr. Ashith. B. Acharya, Associate Professor & Head, Dept. of Forensic Odnotology, SDM College of Dental Sciences & Hospital, Dharward. The CDE Programme was held as two sessions, a lecture in the morning followed by a hands-on workshop. It was attended by well over 100 delegates from different colleges across Tamil Nadu and Kerala and around 400 undergraduate students. Discussions on thesis works in forensic odontology brought forward by the post graduates from different colleges was delebrated by Dr.Ashith.B.Acharya .The hands-on workshop was a eye-opener on how technology is well integrated in the growing science of forensic odontology. The Organizing Committee comprised of Chairperson Dr. Cynthia Sathiyasekhar, Professor & Head, Secretary Dr. Pavitra Chandrasekhar and staff from the Dept of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology.