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IDAK Inaugurates Scientific Activities with Study Club

Monday, April 22, 2024
IDAK Inaugurates Scientific Activities with Study Club

The Indian Dentists Alliance in Kuwait (IDAK) commenced its scientific endeavors for the term with the first study club titled 'Aesthetic Kaleidoscope'. Hosted at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Kuwait, the event marked a significant milestone for IDAK, with Dr. George P Alex, IDAK President, leading the inauguration ceremony.

In his inaugural address, Dr. George expressed gratitude to the Kuwait Dental Association (KDA) for their unwavering support and guidance towards IDAK's scientific pursuits over the years. He highlighted the decade-long success of IDAK Study Clubs, emphasizing that the event marked the 20th Study Club organized by the various scientific committees of IDAK.

Scientific Committee Chair and Assistant Professor at College of Dentistry, Kuwait University, Dr. Jagan Kumar Baskaradoss introduced the speakers and the outline for the day.

The event drew participation from over 200 dentists practicing in Kuwait, with seven distinguished doctors from Kuwait and India delivering insightful lectures. These lectures, accredited with 5 CME Points by the Kuwait Institute of Medical Specialization, covered a wide range of topics crucial to dental practice.

Keynote speakers Dr. Ahmad Bushehri and Dr. Jenan Altamimi from the 'Head and Neck unit' of Kuwait Cancer Control Centre (KCCC) shed light on the multifaceted aspects of head and neck cancers, underscoring the pivotal role dentists play in their early detection and management.

Other notable presenters included Dr. Ahmad AlSahli, Assistant Professor at the College of Dentistry, Kuwait University, and Dr. Khaled Abdelatif, representing the Egyptian Dental Association of Kuwait. Dr. George Jacob, Director of 'All for Roots,' along with IDAK members Dr. Sushma Shenoy and Dr. Smida P Devdasan, delivered thought-provoking lectures, enriching the scientific discourse.

The event's seamless execution was attributed to the diligent efforts of the IDAK Scientific Committee, led by Dr. Jagan Kumar Baskaradoss, and received generous support from sponsors including Philo Pharma, Curaprox, Elgydium, Ultramed, President, and Al Mulla Exchange Company.

Guiding the proceedings as anchors were Dr. Vidya Thomas and Dr. Nikhil Malviya, while Dr. Jijan Sam Thomas, IDAK General Secretary, extended gratitude to all Executive Committee members for their contributions, expressing optimism that attendees would derive immense value from the scientific deliberations.

The inauguration of the IDAK Scientific activities for the term 2024-25, sets a promising trajectory for IDAK's scientific pursuits, reaffirming its commitment to advancing dental excellence and fostering collaboration within the professional community. is now on WhatsApp Channel    Follow Channel

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