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34th Annual Scientific Sessions of the College of Dentistry and Stomatology of Sri Lanka-2021

 CDSSL Annual Scientific Sessions was held on 27th and 28th of March as a virtual conference, under the theme “Challenges in Oral health care in 2021 beyond”. Several local and international speakers joined to enrich the scientific programme which comprised of three symposia, several guest lectures, a postgraduate forum and a free paper session to cater the best out come under the theme. The three symposia were on “Non-invasive management of Peadiatric dental patient”, “COVID-19 and Safe Dental Practice” and on “Aging gracefully – Oral health perspective”. Prof. Malik Peiris and Prof. Lakshman Samaranayake joined as speakers for the symposium on “COVID-19 and Safe Dental Practice”. To further maximize the utilization of the virtual platform, an e-poster session was also included for the sessions, for the very first time.

The inauguration ceremony was also held on the virtual platform. The Sunil Fernando oration -2021 was delivered by the President, World Federation of Orthodontics, Prof. (Dr) Nikhilesh R. Vaid on the topic “Contemporary Orthodontics-What is hot, What is not”


Lighting of the oil lamp by the immediate past president Prof. B.M.H.S.K Banneheka

Dr. P. Kirupakan, The Chairman Scientific Session addressing the gathering at the inaguration ceremony
Prof. B.M.H.S.K Banneheka, Immediate past president recieving the presidents badge from the President-CDSSL, Dr. W.M Seenadeera.

Free paper session



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Best Paper Award - Annual Scientific Sessions 2021

  Dr B.K.G Thilakaratne won the Best Paper Award at the Annual Scientific Sessions 2021...