Department of Periodontics and Community Dentistry

Outreach

Dept. data last updated on :05/08/2021

World Oral Health Day celebrated on 20th March 2021



Press Release

“HEALTHY MOUTH HEALTHY BODY”

&


“Prevention is better than cure”


       The World Oral Health Day was celebrated on 20th March 2021 by the Department of Periodontics & Public Health Dentistry, Dr. Z.A. Dental College, AMU, Aligarh. It is an international day to celebrate the benefits of a healthy mouth and to promote worldwide awareness of the issues around oral health and the importance of oral hygiene to looking after everyone old and young. The programme was inaugurated by Prof. Rakesh Bhargav, Dean (Faculty of Medicine), in the presence of Prof. N.D. Gupta (Acting Principal), Prof.
Afshan Bey (chairperson), Prof. Vivek Kumar Sharma, Dr. Neha Agrawal (Associate Professor) and Dr. Pramod Kumar Yadav, (Assistant Professor) along with other faculty members of Dental college, with demonstration of brushing method using suitable models and charts. Also demonstrated Hand washing and educated about preventive methods to Fight against Corona Virus (COVID 19). Interns posted in the community department were actively involved in the successful implementation of the program. A team of Interns visited Urban Health Training center (UHTC), Satellite center, in Dental treatment van displaying oral health posters for the awareness among common public. OPD patients of UHTC were given demonstration of tooth brushing technique, oral hygiene maintenance, use of other oral hygiene aids like mouth wash & gum paints.


Theme- ‘Be Proud of Your Mouth’


Screening camps

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7.1.11  Number of initiatives taken to engage with and contribute to local community during the last five years (Not addressed elsewhere) (

s.no

Year 

Name of initiatives to address locational advantages and disadvantages

Name of initiatives taken to engage with and contribute to local community 

Date and duration of the initiative

Issues addressed

Number of participating students


2013

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Primary Govt school Java

1/07/2013

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries, periodontal diseases, oral cancer , oral hygienge instructions , oral health education

7


2013

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

District jail

3/08/2013

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases, oral cancer , oral hygienge instructions , oral health education

6


2013

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Sadbhavma  park

3/10/2013

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

8


2014

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Green field

3/03/2014

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

6


2014

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Vishvas meditatum centre pankham

4/08/2014

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

7


2014

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

A.M.U School

28/09/2014

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

7


2014

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Govt primary school chungi dhorra

7/11/2014

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

6


2015

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Ahmadi school for blinds

17/10/2015

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

7


2015

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

AMU college,

21/12/2015

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

6


2016

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Green crescent school

28/11/16

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

7


2016

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

District Jail, Aligarh

5/9/16

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

8


2016

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

BMD school

14/12/16

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

4


2016

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Junior school jawan

27/12/16

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

6


2017

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

M. U. College, Aligarh

27/2/17

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

8


2017

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Primary School, Jawan

05/03/17

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

6


2017

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Bugum Sitara Memorial School

18/3/17

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

5


2017

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Prathmik Vidyalaya, Nagla Baijora

21/3/17

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

6


2017

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Poorv Madhyamik Vidyalaya

23/3/17

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

6


2017

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Mothers Touch School, Aligarh

18/9/17

One day 

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

7


2017

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

PAC, Aligarh

12/11/17

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

8


2017

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Kasimpur Power Plant

15/4/17

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

7


2017

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

SSP Office, Aligarh

12/11/17

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

8


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Kasimpur Power Plant

14/2/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

7


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

V.M. Hall, AMU

17/2/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

10


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Aftab Hall, AMU

21/4/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

12


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

District Jail, Aligarh

4/8/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

11


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Janta Inter-College, Chherat, Aligarh

11/9/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

12


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Janta Inter-College, Chherat, Aligarh

17/9/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

11


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Madhyamik and Primary School, Aligarh

24/7/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

12


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

District Jail, Aligarh

15/10/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

12


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Prathmik Vidyalaya, Nagla-2, Jawan

25/10/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

7


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Primary Government School, Patwari Nagla, Aligarh

12/12/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

7


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Tala Nagri, Crown Factory

17/12/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

8


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Green Field School

15/12/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

10


2018

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Government Primary School, Nagla Qila

19/12/18

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

12


2019

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Saima Mansoor Public school , hathras

30/1/19

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

13


2019

Oral health Screening and awareness camp

Ismat literary and handicraft centre

6/3/19

One day

Commom oral health problems like dental caries periodontal diseases

8