Modern Dentistry Scientific Day
In cooperation between the Private University of Kalamoon and the Dental Doctors Syndicate Damascus branch, the University of Kalamoon observed the “Modern Dentistry Scientific Day” on Tuesday 29-03-2022.
Under the patronage of Dr. Said Younes, a Modern Dentistry Scientific Day was held by the faculty of dentistry and assisted by Dr. Said Younes, President of the University of Kalamoon; Dr. Ghassan Makhoul Chair of the Damascus branch of Dentists’ Syndicate, Vice Presidents of the University of Kalamoon, members of the Dentists’ Syndicate, Faculty Deans and dentistry students attended. The Modern Dentistry Scientific Day was inaugurated by a minute of Silence in tribute to the nation’s martyrs, followed Syrian Anthem, and the University of Kalamoon Anthem.
Speeches by Dr. Omar Adel, dean of the faculty of dentistry; Dr. Ilian Abu Samra, head of the scientific committee at the Damascus branch of dentists’ syndicate; Dr. Ghassan Makhoul chair of the Damascus branch of the dentists’ syndicate; Dr. Said Younes, president of the University of Kalamoon.
Dr. Makhoul was awarded the Modern Dentistry Scientific Day Shield by DR. Younes who was awarded the syndicate’s shield in recognition of mutual appreciation and cooperation.
More shields were awarded to Dr. Omar Abboud, director of Abboud Dental Supplies and sponsor of the day, and Dr. Omar Kashto director of Kashto Dental Supplies.
The first session was led by Dr. Omar Adel and Dr. Fidaa Hussamo. The session included a lecture on “Cosmetic Dentistry” by Dr. Arwa Al-Khaire, dean of the faculty of dentistry at the Syrian Private University; a lecture on “preventive and intervention orthodontics at a general practice” by Dr. Mohammad Younes Hujair of Damascus University; a lecture on “preparation of curved canals in root canal treatment” by Dr. Kinda Layous of Damascus University; and the final lecture was on “lingual orthodontics by digitally manufactured braces” by Dr. Fadi Joudeh, head of the orthodontics department at the faculty of dentistry of the University of Kalamoon.
The second session ensued lead by Dr. Issa Wahbeh and Dr. Khaled Hamed in which the following lectures were presented.
The first lecture was on “ A Statistical Evaluation of the Results of the Diagnosis and Treatment of the Chewing System” by Dr. Omar Adel.
The second lecture was on “Cosmetic Dentistry between Patient Desire and Ethical Responsibility of the Dentist” by DR. Ilian Abu Samra.
The third lecture was on “Key Factors of Success of Dental Surgery in Prosthodontics Implants” by Dr. Muhannad Hijazi, vice dean of the faculty of dentistry at the University of Kalamoon.
The Fourth lecture was on “Concurrent Concepts in Prosthodontics Imprints over Implants” by Dr. Maher Kasabeh of the University of Kalamoon.
The fifth lecture was on “Soft Tissue Grafts” by Dr. Tareq Qassem of the Maxillofacial surgery department of Damascus University.
A closing discussion of the papers presented during the day took place with recommendations focused on enhancing partnerships and cooperation between the faculty of dentistry and the dentists’ syndicate for the advancement of dental care. Later, shields