Activities 2019

Details of EC 2019-20

Name Post
Dr Usha Radke Founder President
Permanene EC member
Dr B K Motwani President
Dr Jay Gade Immediate past president
Dr Neelam Pande President elect
Dr Saee Deshpande Secretary
Dr Ganesh Bajaj Treasurer
Dr K K Lahoti Editor
Dr Tushar Mowade EC Member
Dr Rajlakshmi Banerjee EC Member
Dr Suryakant Devgade EC Member
Dr Deepti Lambade EC Member
Dr Yogesh Ingole EC Member
Dr Neha Garg EC Member

Event 1- 2 days conference on Digital Dentistry Dates: 10-11 August 2018

  • In collaboration with Dept. of Mechanical Engineering VNIT, Nagpur funded by DST, Govt of India
  • A galaxy of speakers including Dr. Shiva Shankar, Dr. Rashmi Uddanwadikar, Dr. Harsh Arya, Dr. Rajesh Bansal from all over country deliberated on various aspects of digital dentistry and its implications for engineering field.
  • 35 delegates including students and faculty presented their research.

Event 2: Prosthoday 2019 VSPM, Nagpur

Event 3: Prosthoday 2019 GDC & H, Nagpur

Dr. Ram Thambare as guest speaker- Surveying in RPD

Two days conference was organized by the Dept. of Prosthodontics at VSPM Dental College and Research Centre on ‘Maxillofacial Prostheses – Building competencies to enhance outcomes’ on 16th and 17th February 2019 in collaboration with the IPS Nagpur branch. The conference received huge response from postgraduate students in Prosthodontics from all over India. The 2 days conference included one day hands-on workshops in fabrication of orbital and auricular prostheses in which the post graduate students were given hands on training in fabricating these prostheses. The mentors for the hands-on workshops were Dr. Satyabodh Guttal from SDM Dental College, Dharwad and Dr. Manju V, from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi respectively. They were joined by Dr. Saumyendra Singh from KGMC, Lucknow the next day for lectures. The highlight of the lecture series was a live talk by Dr. Mahmoud Elbashti from Tokyo Medical University, Japan who addressed the gathering on ‘Digitalization in Maxillofacial Prosthodontics’. Postgraduate students presented scientific papers in the afternoon session and the best papers were awarded with certificates to motivate the students.

Dean, VSPM DCRC, Dr. Usha Radke, Organizing Chairman, welcomed all the delegates and addressed the students regarding the significance of Prosthetic rehabilitation for patients who have lost some or all teeth and maxillofacial structures due to cancer, developmental anomalies or trauma. On the occasion a conference souvenir was released depicting the PG students’ as well as faculty abstracts and conference proceedings of Prosthocon -2019. Dr. Neelam Pande, was the Organizing Secretary and Dr. Saee Deshmukh Dr. Rajlakshmi Banerjee were the scientific conveners for the conference. Dr. Tushar Mowade, Dr. Anuj Chandak, Dr Suryakant Deogade, Dr Yogesh Ingole Dr. Jayshree Joshi, Dr. Akhil Rathi, Dr. Priti Jaiswal, Dr. Shraddha Sahni, Dr. Rupesh Vaidya, Dr. Jaishree Chahande and Dr. Anita Kahar contributed for the successful organization of the programme.

Event 4 : Prosthocon 2019

Event 5: Public Health Initiative

On International Day for Elderly, an interactive session on Prosthodontic awareness and oral health care in elderly was organized at Jyeshtha Nagarik Mandal,Kheta Layout , Khamla, Nagpur by Dr Neelam Pande and Dr. Rajlakshmi Banerjee on 1st October 2018

Event 6: CDE on Implantology

A CDE Programme was organized on 28th April 2019 on Implant Prosthodontics. Speakers were as follows:

  • Dr Pravin Sundarkar- Design considerations for full arch reconstructions
  • Dr Tushar Mowade –Digitally guided full arch implant reconstructions
  • Dr Anuj Chandak- Implants in maxillofacial rehabilitation.
  • Nearly 25 branch ordinary members attended this programme.