AWARENESS PROGRAMME – ‘ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE – A GLOBAL THREAT’

PHASE XII – WRITE UP
I MDS STUDENTS – JUNE 2017 BATCH 09. 08. 2017

Antimicrobial resistance is a serious ‘Global Challenge’. Every continent and country faces the menace of antibiotic resistant “Superbugs”. There will be an alarming increase in death rate, due to this Antibiotic resistance coupled with lack of newer Antibiotics.
Therefore to create awareness of this serious issue, under our Chairman Dr. R. Shivakumar’s encouragement and guidance , Pharmacology department – Professor & HOD – Dr. Nafeesa Iqbal, Lecturers – Dr.V.Vinodhini & Dr. T.S. Subashini
SRM Dental College, Ramapuram is conducting this Awareness programme in various phases from January 2013.
Phase – XII was conducted for I MDS – June 2017 batch of SRM DENTAL COLLEGE, Ramapuram, Chennai on 09.08.2017. Dr. Nafeesa Iqbal & Dr. Raghuram – Prof. & Head – Dept. of Oral Medicine, SRM Dental College Ramapuram were the resource persons.
Certificates were issued to participants .
Future Plan of Action:

• Phase XIII – for Public in association with Indian Dental Association, Thiruvallur branch during September 2018.

These programmes should serve as an eye opener, so that the “Golden Era of Antibiotics will not come to an end”.