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DR. D. Y. PATIL VIDYAPEETH, PUNE
(DEEMED TO BE UNIVERSITY)
DR. D. Y. PATIL DENTAL COLLEGE & HOSPITAL
SANT TUKARAM NAGAR, PIMPRI, PUNE-411018

Public Health Dentistry & Preventive Dentistry

Highlights

Average No. of Patients Treated per Day (Except Camp) 50-60
Various Procedures Carried out Topical fluoride application.
Pit & fissure sealants.
Scaling
Extraction of grossly carious teeth.
Restoration of carious teeth
RCT’Ant & Post
Behavioral Tobacco Cessation counseling
Evening Dental Clinic
Special equipment for research Portable Dental Chair
Mobile Dental Clinic

Faculty of Public Health Dentistry

Sr.No. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation Total Experience
1 Dr. Sahana Hegde MDS Prof. & HOD 21 yrs 3 m
2 Dr. Anmol Mathur MDS Reader 9 yrs 2 m
3 Dr. Ladusingh Rajpurohit MDS Reader 5 yrs 5 m
4 Dr. Sonal Kale MDS Lecturer 1 yr
5 Dr. Ruttika Desai MDS Lecturer 8 m
6 Dr. Neelima Mate BDS Tutor 6 yrs 9 m
7 Dr. Geeta Biradar BDS Tutor 6 yrs 10 m
8 Dr. Neha Kaul BDS Tutor 1 yr 11 m
9 Dr. Kaustubh Patil BDS Tutor 4 m

Staff Achievements

Name of Staff/Students Name of Programme / Event Venue & Date Achievement / Activity

Dr. Goapalakrishnan, Dean Dr. Suhasini Ghanekar, Dental Surgeon, District Hospital, Aundh, Dr. Sahana Hegde Shetiya, HOD, Public Health Dentistry Mou signed with Deputy Director of Health Services, Mumbai as part of National Oral Health Program by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India Mou signed for Pune district with Dr. D. Y. Patil Dental College and Hospital, Pimpri, Pune on 4-1-2020 & 21st January 2020 School Based Pit & Fissure Sealant Pilot Project. In the picture are Dr.Deshpande, Dr. Kakane, ACS Pune.

Adjunct faculty Lecture Lecture series by Adjunct faculty, Dr. S. A. Rizwan, M. D., Public Health Specialist, Ministry of Health, Saudi Arabia 17th & 18th January 2020 Implant Hall, DYPDCH 9.30-4:00pm Topic: Discussion of research projects in the Dept. along with systematic review and Interaction with PGs of various departments and guidance for their Systematic review. Review of online classes for Pg students was done and Introduction to statistical part of SRMeta Analysis.

Dr.Sahana Hegde-Shetiya Chairperson-Ethics committee 29th January 2020 Institutional Ethics Committee meeting scheduled on 22nd and 29th January 2020 at Bharati Vidyapeeth was chaired by Dr. Sahana.

Guest Lecture Systematic Review and Meta-analysis lecture, 2019 (Online Skype lecture as part of series)by Dr. S. A. Rizwan, Public health specialist, SBCM Joint Programme-Riyadh,for 1st MDS students. 6th December 2019 Implant Hall, DYPDCH 9.30-11am The session was attended by Dr.Ruttika, 15 PG students from Oral Surgery, Public Health Dentistry, Conservative Dentistry, Oral Pathology, Orthodontics.and Dr.Sahana moderated the session. Class title Data extraction Class objective Understand how to design data extraction forms Describe the important data elements to be extracted from a study Understand the importance of treatment effect measures and their types Activities Design a data extraction form for your RQ Perform a sample data extraction for a selected study Incorporate these into your protocol

Guest Lecture Guest Lecture on the topic "Antibiotic Resistance" as a part of Antibiotic Resistance week celebration 7th December 2019 Lecture hall-1 DYPDCH The department of Public health dentistry organised a guest lecture on the topic "Antibiotic Resistance" as a part of Antibiotic Resistance week celebration on 7th December 2019. Dr Ravindra Ghooi was invited as a guest lecturer and the III BDS students were the beneficiaries of this lecture. A total of 62 students benefitted from this lecture.

Visit Water Purification Center, Nigdi 12th &13th December 2019 Date: 12th & 13th December,2019 Venue: Water Purification Center, Nigdi, Pune Event: Field Trip To Water Purification Center of Dr.D.Y Patil Dental College in association with Department of Public Health Dentistry organized a field visit to water purification centre for dental college students on 12 and 13 of December 2019. The university had arranged for the transportation of the students from college to the centre situated in Nigdi Pune. The students were informed regarding the purification of water and how is it stored. Students were educated using audio visual aids and detailed video educated them the steps involved in water purification. Students were allowed to see and understand the working of the plant and how the water after purification is stored and Made to be distributed for usage. The chlorine gas unit used for purification of water in the plant Was area of prime interest among students? Chemical treatment of the contaminated water using Specific tests was shown and explained.

Clinical training Certificate Course Community Health officer Programme 18th November 2019 to 28th December 2019 Department of Public Health Dentistry has organized a six week training programme for Community Health Officer students. The program was conducted from 18th November 2019 to 28th December 2019. The total of 58 trainees in 6 batches on one week rotation were posted jn the Department. They were educated towards the oral health and good hygiene maintenance practices. During this progam they were posted for various satellite centers of the college like Alandi rural health centre, Chakan and Kamsheth rural health centers. During their postings they were taught about various exercises’ such as tobacco cessation counseling, health education on oral health. The CHO students were also made to assist the dental procedures taking place in department to make them acquainted with the patient care during dental treatment, identifying dental caries and periodontal diseases and instrumentation along with sterilization practices followed during the treatment.

Conducted workshop Workshop on Level –II Tobacco Cessation Training by Dr.Dinesh, Dr Ratandeep Date: 23rd and 24th December 2019.
Location: Lecture Hall no-4, Dr DY Patil Dental College, Pimpri, Pune.
Department of Public Health Dentistry, Dr. D.Y Patil Dental College and Hospital, Pune organized level 2 Life First Tobacco Cessation Training Programme on 23rd and 24th December 2019 in association with Narottam Sekhsaria Foundation for 32 participants. The students were allocated with a case situation and asked to present that case in order to develop their counseling skills. With this the students have learnt about ill effects and addiction to tobacco, about pharmacotherapy and effective Counseling skills.

Dr.Anmol Mathur Manuscript Writing Workshop which was conducted at Dr. D.Y Patil Ayurved Medical College and Research Centre Pimpri. Delivered a lecture on Manuscript writing and its preparation for publication. 11th December 2019 Dr. D.Y Patil Homeopathic, College ,Pune Resource Person Title : Manuscript Writing

Dr.Anmol Mathur Manuscript Writing Workshop which was conducted at Dr D.Y Patil Homeopathic Medical College and Research Centre Pimpri. Delivered a lecture on Manuscript writing and its preparation for publication. 16th December 2019 Dr. D.Y Patil Homeopathic, College ,Pune Resource Person Title : Manuscript Writing

Dr. Rahul Nair

Lecture series by Adjunct faculty

30th September to 1st October 2019, Implant Hall,DYPDCH 9.30-4:00 PM

Topic:

Questionnaire building, psychometrics and validation Planning and writing in research
-for UG, PG students, staff.

For Dept. staff and students-ICDAS II training Causal methods I and II Cariology and caries prevention Evidence Based Care.

Overseas opportunities- for UG students

Dr. Anmol Mathur

National Conference on Tribal Health Research.

19-21 September 2019 : Loni Maharashtra

Delegate
Oral Presentation Disease Burden and Trends

Dr. Anmol Mathur

Workshop on New Drugs Clinical Trial Rules 2019, ICMR Guidelines.

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital And Research Center,Pune 15th September 2019

Delegate

Dr. Sonal Kale

Workshop On Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

VPDC Dental College Sangli on 1st and 2nd August 2019

Resource

Person

Dr.Sahana Hegde-Shetiya

Dr. Sonal Kale

Workshop On Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Jawahar Medical Foundation’s

Annasaheb Chudaman Patil Memorial Dental College  In association with

IAPHD Maharashtra Chapter,Dhule  On 19th-20th August 2019

 

Resource

Person

 

Dr.Ruttika Desai

Attended Level –I  Tobacco Cessation Training by Dr.Dinesh, Dr Himanshu

Date:  19 th August 2019.
Location: Lecture Hall no-4, Dr DY Patil Dental College, Pimpri, Pune.

Department of Public Health Dentistry, Dr. D.Y Patil Dental College and Hospital, Pune organized level 1 Life First Tobacco Cessation Training Programme on 19th August 2019 in association with Narottam Sekhsaria Foundation for 60 participants. The students were allocated with a case situation and asked to present that case in order to develop their counseling skills. With this the students have learnt about ill effects and addiction to tobacco, about pharmacy therapy and counseling skills.

Dr.Sahana Hegde-shetiya

Workshop of curriculum   reforms for  IAPHD

24th August 2019 at Dayananda Sagar college of Dental Scinces, Bangaliru.

 

                     Representative

Dr.Sahana Hegde-Shetiya

Systematic Review and Meta-analysis lecture, 2019 (Online Skype lecture as part of series)by

Dr. S. A. Rizwan, Public health specialist, SBCM Joint Programme-Riyadh,

 

30th August 2019

Implant Hall,DYPDCH

9.30-11am

Class Title

Topics covered-Introduction to SRMA

Research question

Class Objective

Understand the importance of SRMA Understand PICO and the process of framing a RQ

Activities

Write down the general rationale for conducting an SRMA

Find out examples of RQ from published papers in dentistry

Try to frame your own RQ

Dr.Kunal Deshmukh,
II MDS
13 th Indian Association Public Health Dentistry National PG Convention Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, New Delhi ,13th -15th June,2019 3 rd Prize in Scientific E- Poster competition Topic-COTPA (2003) Tobacco free School
Dr. Sahana Hegde-Shetiya 4th National on Conference Tobacco Health 2019 in Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 8th to 10th February 2019 Mumbai E-Poster presentation title - War against Tobacco through Behavioral counseling. Awarded Scholarship forTravel, Accommodation, Per Diem by NCTOH2019.
Dr. Abhishek Kumbhalwar & Dr. Kunal Deshmukh 4th National on Conference Tobacco Health 2019 in Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 8th to 10th February 2019 Mumbai E-Poster presentation title – Prevalence of Precancerous lesions and conditions in various regions of India- A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Awarded Scholarship Per Diem.
Dr. Kunal Deshmukh 4th National on Conference Tobacco Health 2019 in Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 8th to 10th February 2019 Mumbai Awarded Scholarship- Registration
Dr.Vini Mehta 4th National on Conference Tobacco Health 2019 in Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 8th to 10th February 2019 Mumbai E-Poster presentation Title- Assessment of tobacco monitor app in reporting Violations on tobacco and seeking support services And assessing knowledge, attitude and practice Regarding tobacco control legislation amongst the Students of health science colleges of an university In pune” Dissertation was completed in the Dept.of Public Health Dentistry in Nov 2017
Dr. Pradnya Kakodkar and Dr. Sonal kale Workshop on Systematic Review’an insight organizing by Bharti Vidyapeeth,Department of Oral maxillofacial pathology and oral microbiology 8th to 10th February 2019 Mumbai E-Poster presentation Guest Speaker
Dr Pradnya Kakodkar EBCON 2019, National Conference and workshop 16th and 17th Feb 2019 Guest Faculty at EBCON 2019,at PGI Description: Dr Pradnya Kakodkar, Prof in the Department of Public Health Dentistry, Dr. D. Y Patil Dental College and Hospital, Pimpri, Pune was invited as Guest Faculty to deliver lecture on Systematic Review at EBCON 2019, National Conference and workshop on Evidence Based Medicine held on 16 and 17 February 2019 at PGI, Chandigarh. The event was telecasted to 42 telemedicine centers through the videoconferencing facility. Dr Ashima Goel , Prof at the Pediatric Dentistry, PGI Oral health Centre chaired the session , introduced the speaker and appreciated the efforts of introducing Systematic review to the postgraduate students in their very first year. Dr Anju Sinha, Senior Deputy Director General at ICMR applauded Dr Pradnya for detailing all the steps of Systematic review in a very simple and comprehensive manner. Date: 16-2-2019 Venue: PGI, Auditorium, Chandigarh

Dr. Sahana Hegde-Shetiya,

Workshop on Theory and practice of problem based learning Skill development by DPU.

Implant Hall, D. Y. Patil Dental College, Pimpri, Pune 25th 26th January 2019

Delegate

Dr. Pradnya Kakodkar

Level Two Tobacco Cessation Training by Dr.Dinesh, Ms Ratandeep

Implant Hall, D. Y. Patil Dental College, Pimpri, Pune, 16th and 17th Jan 2019

Department of Public Health Dentistry, Dr. D. Y. Patil Dental College and Hospital, Pune organized level 2 Life First Tobacco Cessation Training Programme on 16 and 17 January 2019 in association with Narottam Sekhsaria Foundation for 36 participants. The students were allocated with a case situation and asked to present that case in order to develop their counseling skills. With this the students have learnt about ill effects and addiction to tobacco, about pharmacological therapy and counseling skills.

Dr.Pradnya Kakodkar 31st Annual ISDR conference in Mumbai 27th and 30th September 18 Guest Speaker at the MUHS approved Research Methodology workshop
Dr.Pradnya Kakodkar 31st Annual ISDR conference in Mumbai 27th and 30th September 18 Panel Discussion
Dr.L Rajpurohit Lecture on Randomised control trial in Nursing college, PhysiotherapyCollege, Dr.D.Y.Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune 09th and 10th January 18 Resource person
Dr.Anmol Mathur 56th Maharashtra State Dental Conference hosted by IDA Chinchwad, 
8th -10th December 2017
Chairperson
Dr.Sushil Phansopkar 56th Maharashtra State Dental Conference hosted by IDA Chinchwad,
8th -10th December 2017
Chairperson
Dr.Sonal Kale 56th Maharashtra State Dental Conference 8th-10th December 2017
IDA Pimpri-Chinchwad branch at Chinchwad
III MDS 1st Prize Best Paper Presentation, Topic:Dental Carriers prevalence amount children of among WHO region– metaanalysis
Dr Pradnya Kakodkar Department of Interdisciplinary science and Norwegian University of Science and Technology on DISABILITY ACROSS THE LIFESPAN 22 November, 2017 at ICC towers, Pune. Resource Person
Dr.Sahana Hegde-Shetiya 22nd National Conference of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry 3rd -5th November 2017
Dhule
Chairman of Scientific Committee
Dr.Sahana International conference on Interdisciplinary Research for Sustainable Development (IRSD) 2017 6th-7th November, 2017
NITTTR Chandigarh (UT), India
won Best Paper Presenter Award
Produced by post graduate student,UG student, staff members of the Dept of Public Health Dentistry Third Prize in Mannequin Challenge and cash prize of Rs. 3000/- 22nd National Conference of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry held between 3rd-5th November, 2017 at Dhule, India
Produced by UG student and post graduate student, past student, staff members of the Dept of Public Health Dentistry Short film “FUMACA” got the 2nd best short film award and cash prize of Rs.50, 000/-at the hands of Sri. Sudhir Mahajan, IAS, Secretary, Health, and Govt. of Goa on 31st May. Goa Anti Tobacco Film Festival 2017 organised by the Entertainment Society of Goa and Goa Dental College and hospital.
Dr.Pradnya Kakodkar 21st IAPHD conference 17th-19th November 2016, Bhubaneswar. First Prize in the Paper presentation
Dr.Nitin Gupta BITEIN AWARD 2015 13th December 2015, Mumbai. BEST PG STUDENT
Dr.Sahana hedge-Shetiya 20th Conference of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry, “Exploring new Frontiers in Dental Public Health” 20th–22nd November, 2015 at Manipal, India. Selected as EC member , Chairperson
Dr.Sahana Hegde-Shetiya Won Best Paper Presenter Award International conference on Interdisciplinary Research for Sustainable Development(IRSD)
6th-7th November2017, at NITTTR Chandigarh (UT), India.
Produced by UG student and post graduate student, past student, staff members of the Dept of Public Health Dentistry Short Ads “YOUR OWN SHOULD NOT PAY FOR YOUR MISTAKES” for 2 mins won the first prize. Inter collegiate short film festival organised by Tobacco Cessation clinic, Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, Delhi.

Last Updated On: 02/03/2020