Workshop on ‘child oral health’ for nurses was held in Peren town at Ptwwo hall on June 14. A total of 45 nurses attended the workshop.
The resource persons for the workshop were Dr. H. Hotokhu Chishi, MDS, joint director, oral health, H&FW, Dr. R. Lase Vizo, MDS, & Dr. N. Savino, additional director. Key note address was delivered by Dr. N. Savino who spoke on importance of oral health in children, especially between 0-11 years. Chief guest Smita Sarangi IAS encouraged the health workers to be more aware of the problems of oral health and try to reduce oral health problem particularly in the district.
The vote of thanks was delivered by Dr. Tosole Khieya, MS Peren.
Topics on care of oral tissues, importance of primary dentition, child oral care, brushing techniques was taught and demonstrated during the workshop.