Clinical Workshop

Posted By : Majid Asinu

In an effort to improve skills in dentistry, the Faculty of Dentistry held a Clinical Workshop on Thursday (October 24, 2019) yesterday.

The workshop which was held in the FKG Unhas Senate Room was the topic of “Oral and Maxillofacial Trauma” by presenting Salem Ahmad Alkaabi, DDS, M.Sc, MOMS RCSEd who is a dentist specializing in oral surgery and maxillofacial citizenship of the United Arab Emirates and also as a Ph. D Candidate at VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands which was guided directly by drg. Abul Fauzi Sp.BM (K), one of the teaching staff and secretary of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery FKG Unhas.

The workshop which took place from 13.00 to 17.00 WITA was attended by 15 participants, all of whom were PPDGS Resident Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Faculty of Dentistry, Hasanuddin University.

The Clinical Workshop begins with presentation of material on maxillofacial fractures. In the next presentation, this activity was interspersed with question and answer discussion between the speaker and participants and continued with hands-on treatment of maxillofacial fractures, so that participants could practice directly what was delivered by the speaker.

When the speaker explained about the importance of the workshop, “This workshop is very important and useful, considering the large number of traffic accidents that occur in Indonesia and often involving the Maxillofacial area”.

Also present was the Dean of FKG Unhas, drg. Muhammad Ruslin, M. Kes., Ph.D., Sp.BM(K) and dr. Diandra Natsir Kalla who is also a Ph.D Candidate from VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam The Netherlands.