The Faculty of Dentistry (FOD) had organized a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) session for dental students and its faculty members on Aug 16.
The four-hour event received overwhelming responses from Year 3 to Year 5 dental students as well as its faculty members.
The Dean of FOD, Datuk Dr Khairiyah Abd Muttalib welcomed guest speaker, Assoc Prof Dr Zamros Yuzadi Yusof from University of Malaya, who spoke on “Evaluating Population Strategies”.
Dr Zamros shared his insight on the various population strategies for oral healthcare that have been adopted by the Ministry of Health. The talk benefitted the students, especially those aspiring to join the public sector.
Subsequently, alumni Dr Lo Sue Ann and Dr Wong Yung Hua spoke on the “Dos and Don’ts: After BDS at SEGi to MOH” to enlighten the Year 5 students as they are required to perform compulsory service for a year in the public sector.
Guest speakers received mementoes from Dr Khairiyah to mark the closing of the session.