National Public Health Dentistry Day (19th June 2018)


Public health Dentists are oriented towards prevention and treatment of oro-dental diseases at initial stages. Over 70% of the population resides in rural areas and they are being served by 20% healthcare professional, so as to increase awareness amongst the population every year 19th June has been designated as National Public Health Dentistry Day by Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry (IAPHD).

On this occasion, Dept. of Public Health Dentistry had organized following activities:-.

  • 1. Oral Health promotion workshop/ training program for other healthcare professionals.
  • 2. Oral health educational talk and distribution of clothes to mentally retarded and geriatric patients at Prem Niwas, Meerut.
  • 3. Distribution of free toothpastes.
  • 4. Free dental check up and treatment in the Department