FACULTY ACCOLADE AT 22ND IAPHD NATIONAL CONFERENCE, DHULE, MAHARASHTRA
Dr. Shourya Tandon, Professor in the department of Public Health Dentistry was awarded with the first prize for his paper presentation titled “Phantom Cigarette” – The New Age Silent Killer, at the 22nd Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry National Conference organised at Dhule, Maharashtra from 3rd to 5th November 2017. He highlighted the increasing use of Sugars in today’s world, its health related consequences and to look at possible status to equate sugar usage in similar manners to tobacco usage by the society. The idea of this research was to give a new dimension to the widespread presence of sugars in today’s world and to look at possible perception of university students in the similar manner as tobacco. This accolade highlighted the department’s continuous pursuit to carry forward good quality research keeping in mind the present trends in health related issues.