The Department of Periodontics, IGIDS conducted an oral health awareness program for women of SHG as a part of “Women’s Day Celebration” on 10th March, 2017 at Raj Nivas, Pondicherry. The program was conducted with the support of 7 Faculty members of Department of Periodontology.
A total of 200 women of SHG were benefited from the program. Oral hygiene instructions and brushing techniques were taught to them. Pamphlets containing oral hygiene instructions and oral hygiene aids were also distributed to them. The faculties also greeted Lieutenant Governor after which they had a talk with her during which importance of oral hygiene was discussed.