Public Health Dentistry

Public Health Dentistry

Dr. Shilpi Singh

BDS, MDS

Reader

Dr. Shilpi Singh, Reader, Department of Public Health Dentistry, Institute of Dental Studies and Technologies completed her post-graduation from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore in the year 2012. She has 29 International and National publications to her credit and is author of the book titled “Topical fluorides and oral health”. She is a reviewer for several national and international journals including Journal of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry, Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice. She is life member of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry and is actively involved in various community outreach programmes in nearby schools and villages. She was closely associated with the National Oral Health Survey and Fluoride Mapping of Bangalore District. She hold several presentations, awards and distinctions to her credit. Many community outreach programmes, teacher training programs, workshops and research projects have been conducted by her.

Department Email: phd@idst.in

OVERVIEW

The Department of Public health dentistry works to improve the health of the people in the nearby areas by preventing illness, promoting good health and protecting oral health. It aims to provide leadership and excellence in the field of oral health promotion and dental public health. The department undertakes a plethora of outreach activities to benefit the population through screening and treatment camps, oral health awareness camps, street plays, health meals and distribution of oral hygiene kits. The Department ensures strengthening of interaction with the community and support of community oriented programs.

FACULTY

  1. Dr. SHILPI SINGH (Reader)
  2. Dr. MOHIT DADU (Senior Lecturer)
  3. Dr. SONA SINGH (Tutor)

ACHIEVEMENTS

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