Mysore/Mysuru: The Department of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics, JSS Dental College & Hospital, Mysuru, had organised a two-day national- level online teachers training programme for faculty in Universities/colleges/institutes of higher education via online mode recently. The objective of this programme was to help teachers in orthodontic fraternity to be able to make desirable change and achieve the common objective of making education system more interactive and informative for all the teachers and students.
The programme was organised in association with Educational Council, Indian Orthodontic Society. Around 100 teachers from orthodontic fraternity from across the country participated. The speakers were highly qualified medical educators with fellowship in FAIMER (Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research), Philadelphia, USA.
Indian Orthodontic Society President Dr. Srikrishna Chalsani, Secretary Dr. Sridevi Padmanabhan and Chairman of Education Council Dr. Ashish Garg lauded the programme’s objective and vision.
Chief guest for the valedictory Dr. P.A. Kushalappa, Director, Academics, JSS AHER, lauded the Department and advised to conduct more such informative workshops in future.