Seminar: The Medically Compromised Dental Patients - Perspective of Physicians

Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Pathology & Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry USIM had successfully organized a national seminar entitled “The Medically Compromised Dental Patient – Perspective of Physicians”. The seminar was held on 12th and 13th August 2017 at Hotel Bangi – Putrajaya and was themed on “Unifying Patient Care”. The aim of the seminar was to gather and disseminate the latest knowledge in the management of medically compromised dental patients and delivery of a safe treatment in the dental office.

The seminar was officiated by Prof. Dr. Roshada Hashim, our Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research & Innovation)

A total of 234 participants joined in the event which were mostly dental specialists, dental officers and dental students. Series of lectures given comprises all important aspects of internal medicine including cardiovascular, respiratory, endocrine, gastrointestinal, haematology, renal and communicable diseases. Apart from series of lectures, the seminar was to act as a platform for discussions with the respective physicians regarding management of medically compromised dental patients.


On behalf of the Chairperson and the faculty, we would like to extend our greatest appreciation to all committee members, the staff, students and participants who attended our two-day seminar. The faculty would like to congratulate the committee members for their hard work in ensuring the event running smoothly.


Congratulations to all committee members! Well done!!