The Faculty of Dentistry at King Khalid University has achieved the first place as the best scientific poster, which was submitted by Dr. Ghadir Wadi'I, a Lecturer in Dental Reformation Department at the Faculty of Dentistry. The achievement was during the Faculty's participation in the 12th Dentistry conference. The Conference was held in Makkah, in the presence of a considerable number of doctors, lecturers and specialists in dental medical field. The event took place on Wednesday last week, 13/6/1436 AH.
Arbitrated posters exceeded 90 in number. The Faculty of Dentistry participated with 11 scientific research posters, which were presented by the students of the Faculty under the supervision of a number of faculty members.
On the other hand, a student of the Dentistry Faculty of King Khalid University, Faisal Al-Omari has won the third place in the 6th Student Conference (Community Service Branch), which was held last week, in Jeddah. The conference is a scientific competitive conference that is held annually and aims at providing an opportunity for all Saudi students to present their research projects, creative ideas, and entrepreneurial initiatives, across its different axes. The Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry, Dr. Ibrahim bin Suleiman Al Shahrani emphasized that the University continued to increase students' participation in student conferences. Saying further "We aspire to rehabilitate the students in line with the vision of the wise leadership in creating a scientific base, which is able to contribute to the development of the country and promote it." The Dean further said, "The Faculty interacts in diverse medical conferences, to keep up with local and global scientific events in order to keep update with all what is new in the field of dentistry. Consequently, we could make use of these innovations and apply them in the forthcoming days"