On 18th March 2016, the GUILD, IGIDS, along with its fraternity organized confluence’16. At 9:30 AM, the program commenced with the IGIDS prayer song. The welcome address was given by Prof. Carounanidy Usha, Dean, Faculty of Dentistry, SBV, which was followed by an interesting Skype interaction with Dr. Veerasathpurush Reddy, Orthodontist, IOWA University, on the topic “Opportunities Abroad”. The program resumed with a guest lecture by Prof. K. Ranganathan, Head, Dept of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Ragas Dental College & Hospital on “Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology for better practice and life”. Prof. K. Ranganathan also gave certificates to alumni who came for skill enhancement program on Conventional Molar RCT and Rotary Endodontics demo at 12:30 PM. A workshop was also conducted on the “Patient’s personality types and its management” by AHEAD, SBV & Dental Education Unit, IGIDS. The program ended with the college anthem.
At 1:30 PM, alumni annual general body meeting was conducted and annual agenda was discussed by the President, GUILD. Dr. Swetha Paulose, Senior Lecturer, Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology and Dr. Gayathri Priyadarshini, Senior Lecturer, Department of Periodontics were added as new executive members to GUILD.