Journal of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry

: 2019  |  Volume : 17  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 85-



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CDE Program on Medicolegal Aspects in Clinical Practice

Center: Manav Rachna Dental College, Faridabad, Haryana


Department of Public Health Dentistry, Manav Rachna Dental College, Faridabad conducted an awareness program on “Legal Aspects in Clinical Practice” on 25th February 2019. The program was conducted in view of increasing importance of litigation and documentation in clinical practice. The resource faculty, Dr. Aman Raj Gupta, Assistant Manager (Operations) at Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute, Delhi, discussed the topic in detail. The program was attended by 148 delegates from physiotherapy, nutrition and medical specialties also attended the program in addition to dental students and faculty members. Important topics like informed consent, consumer protection act, law of torts, laws in healthcare and vicarious liability were discussed in the program.

Coordinators: Dr. Arundeep Singh (Principal), Dr. Meena Jain (Head, Public Health Dentistry) and Dr. Ankur Sharma (Lecturer, Public Health Dentistry).