Excellent Poster Award at Asia Pacific Dental Congress

Sungai Buloh, 11 June 2019: A team led by Dr. Erni Noor from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Faculty of Dentistry won Excellent Poster Award at 41st Asia Pacific Dental Congress (APDC) held from 8 to 12 May 2019.

The team consisted of postgraduate students who were Dr. Nurul Qamar Salehuddin, Dr. Mohd Salman Masri, Dr. Nurul Ain Mohamed Yusof, and Dr. Nur Zety Mohd Noh.

The periodontology students presented their poster entitled “Socket preservation, a ridge preservation technique as one of the management of implant supported prosthesis: a case series” under the supervision of Dr. Erni Noor, a periodontist and senior lecturer from the faculty.

“Congratulations to Dr. Salman, Dr. Nurul Ain, Dr. Zety and Dr. Qamar for bringing UiTM name at the conference!”, said Dr. Erni.

This year, 41st APDC was jointly held with the 54th Korean Dental Association Scientific Congress in Seoul, Korea.

With the theme “Future, Innovation, Together!”, President-elect of the APDF/APRO, Kim Cheol-Soo explained that this event can promote innovation of dentistry and dental for the future and harmony of Asia Pacific dentistry.