Convocation & Seminar
Invitation & Program
Oral Health & Universal Health Coverage
Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre
U.A.E. | 5th February 2019 | Hall 4 - Room 4.2 | 14:00 – 17:00
The Middle East Regent of the Academy of Dentistry International Prof. Balakrishnan Rajkumar requests the pleasure of your
company at the Dubai Convocation & Seminar in honor of our international Guests and Candidates attending the 2019 AEEDC
14:00 Welcome of Guests, Candidates & ADI Officers Prof. B. Rajkumar ADI Middle East Regent
14:05 Welcome address Dr. G. K. Seeberger ADI President | Prof. S. Mortazavi ADI VP Education | Prof S. M. Balaji ADI Editor
Oral Health & Universal Health Coverage – 2019 Seminar
14:10 Endodontics between BRT and high-tech: preventing tooth loss and disease Prof. Balakrishnan Rajkumar
Prof. Rajkumar is an endodontist and MDS, is the Dean of the BBD College of Dental Sciences, Lucknow, India. In this presentation regenerative endodontic treatment procedure designed to replace damaged pulp tissue with viable tissue which restores the normal function of the pulp-dentin structure will be discussed.
14:30 Social responsibility in oral health & general health risk factors prevention Prof. Shiva Mortazavi
Prof. Mortazavi is an assistant professor in pediatric dentistry, a specialist in public health and a clinical researcher at the Isfahan University of Medical Sciences. Non-communicable-diseases share common risk factors. An effective approach to decrease these risk factors through collaborative of different health care workers in the field of prevention will be explained in this presentation.
14:50 Science of facial analysis & strategies for creating beauty through surgery Prof. Subramoniam M. Balaji
Prof. Balaji is an oral and cranio-maxillofacial surgeon from Chennai, India. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Annals of Maxillofacial Surgery and Executive Editor of the Indian Journal of Dental Research. This presentation captures the author's clinical practice in managing facial asymmetry cases, from simple effective maneuvers to complex, multi-stage reconstruction. The presentation dwells on the patient’s perception, the expectation of esthetics and realistic outcome of the solution are discussed in detail.
15:10 Oral health: a milestone on the way to Universal Health Coverage Dr. Gerhard K. Seeberger
Dr. Seeberger is a general dentist in Cagliari, Italy, and a doctor h.c. of Yerevan Medical State University, Armenia. His activity emphasis is on clinical periodontology, oral surgery, patient safety, and prevention of disease at large through effective patient guidance to lifestyle changes starting from oral health maintenance and care. How the goal of Universal Health Coverage could be reached more realistically until 2025 by engaging a responsible oral health profession will be subject of this presentation.
15:30 Questions & Answers
16:00 Induction Ceremony & Awards