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World Oral Health Day March 20, 2023

World Oral Health Day March 20, 2023, Celebrated in the College of Dental Surgery, Pokhara-27, Lekhnath, Ritthepani, Kaski

Department of Community Dentistry, College of Dental Surgery, Gandaki Medical College Teaching Hospital and Research Centre successfully conducted an oral health awareness rally, oral health awareness drama in budhibazaar, and poster competition on the occasion of world oral health day on 20th March 2023. Poster competition among the BDS and BPH students of GMC. A total of 19 posters were presented. The Theme for the poster presentation was: “BE PROUD OF YOUR MOUTH”. The poster competition was judged by three different judges.
Organizing chairman: Dr. Krishna Subedi (Department of Community Dentistry)
Rally led by Prof. Dr. Rabeendra Prasad Shrestha (Principal), Prof. Dr. Tu Maya Ghale (Medical Superintendent), and Prof. Dr. Umesh Parajuli (Coordinator, College of Dental Surgery)
Judges for Poster Competition:
1. Mrs. Muna Silwal (Nursing Coordinator)
2. Dr. Nuwadatta Subedi (HOD-Department of Forensic Medicine)
3. Dr. Rebicca Ranjit (HOD- Periodontology)
Results of Poster Competition:
Winner: KADAMBINE DUWADI (score: 111.5/150) (BDS- 4th Year)
First Runner Up: SALINA ACHARYA (score: 103.5/150) BDS- 4th Year, First phase)
Second Runner-Up: KHUSBU GURUNG (score: 101.0/150) (BDS- 4th Year, First phase)
Third Runner-Up: KUSUM BANIYA (score: 91.0/150) (BDS- 4th Year, First phase)
Prizes distribution:
Certificates of participation were provided for all the participants. The prizes for the winner, first and second runner-up were sponsored by Kalinchowk traders. A token of love was provided for the third runner-up.