Aufau International Award 2019 | Young Scientist Award | Dental Sciences

Dr.Manikandan.G.R  MDS

Consultant Periodontist

Ex Senior Resident Department of Periodontics

Government Dental College,Trivandrum,Kerala

              I did my MDS in Periodontics with First Class in University in 2017 from Govt Dental College Trivandrum and was currently serving as Senior Resident at Govt Dental College.  I am constantly striving to motivate people regarding the importance of dental health.Through my articles in magazines, newspapers and all I have tried and made impact in the lives of common men and have tried to clarify their queries of those who have approached. I have also given awareness talks to various strata like older people, school students, student police cadets and in so many dental health camps also. Till now have published  17 scientific articles ,more than 90 articles in health magazines and 15 articles in newspapers and written 6 books by leading publishers like JAYPEE MEDICAL PUBLISHER and Lap Lambert Germany . I have always tried to search latest techniques and try to incorporate them in practice. I used to attend almost every conference possible, presented papers and posters and have got the opportunity to learn from various scientific deliberations I have also given health awareness talks in television channels and All India Radio also. I am a recipient of many prestigious awards including Famdent PG Student of the Year 2017 and many others like IHPA, IERP, Hero of Dentistry, ICD Bronze & Silver Plaques, Famdent Gold Award and so on .I have received many accolades for my various scientific paper and poster presentations and quiz at many national and state conferences. I have undergone state level training from Govt programmes for dental management of AIDS patients and Oral Cancer Patients too. I was a part of SNEHATHALAM Oral Cancer Screening Programme by Govt of Kerala in screening of patients at various parts of the state. My research interest is to work hard for the motivation and health improvement of people in the tribal sector also which are often avoided by many.