The department of public health dentistry deals with research, consultation and extension activities. To blend modernity and tradition, the department has a goal of producing graduates who are knowledgeable, principled, ethical and disciplined. To produce a graduate asset who has the potential to make valuable contributions, apply the knowledge they have received and contribute to promoting oral health of their communities and preventing disease.
The department is full-fledged and well-equipped with 16 dental chairs for treating the underprivileged. The departmental library consists books covering various aspects of Public Health, Dental Public Health, Research Methodology and Biostatistics. A Full fledged state of the art museum with innovative working models for educating the public on dental health aspects.
Both the staff and students involve in various research activities.
To strive for excellence in dental education, practice, community service and research and adopt ethical principles in all aspects of Community Oral Health activities and while carrying out epidemiological researches.
To develop and to raise Dental Public Health professionals in advancing oral health. Excellence in Knowledge, Skills and Patient Centered Service.
|S.No||Name||H-INDEX||Number of Publications|
|1||Dr. A. Vinita Mary||3||35|
|2||Dr. Snophia Suresh||3||21|
|3||Dr. Lalitha T A||0||2|
Highest Impact Factor Publication: Journal of Conservative Dentistry – score 0.801