In continuation with M.O.U signed between Kyushu Dental University, Japan and the Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Sri Ramachandra University, two Second year Postgraduates were sent for Advanced Implant Surgery and Related Course for a period of one month from 18th July, 2018 to 25th August, 2018.
The Postgraduates were given an extended training on treatment planning and implant surgical procedures in different clinical situations and subsequent prosthodontic rehabilitation of the same. A seminar and hands on course conducted by Straumann and the post graduates were allowed to place implants in a dry mandible. In addition, they were allowed to observe the clinical procedures in conventional fixed and removable prosthodontics.
Since 2021, an MoU between West Virginia University (WVU), USA and the Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education & Research was signed. As part of the MoU, postgraduate students will be sent to WVU for a period of 1 month to attend a module based learning and hands-on experience related to Speciality prosthodontics. Two webinars have been conducted aspart of the MoU.