The clinical orientation week for the III BDS students was conducted from the
20th to 24th December 2020. Faculty from various Departments provided
students with information on Infection Control, Sterilization protocols and clinical
codes to be followed while treating patients. The latest protocols and practices
followed the world over were shared with the students though visual aids.
This program culminated with The White Coat ceremony on the 24 th December
2020. This ceremony signifies the graduation of the II nd BDS students from the
basic science departments to the clinical departments of dentistry. Dr.
Shashidhara, Head, Department of Oral Pathology welcomed the fresher clinical
students to the White Coat Ceremony.
This was followed by the clinical white coat presentation to the students by by Dr.
Jithesh Jain, Vice-principal.
The ceremony concluded with Dr. Ponnappa K C rendering the students the
solemn oath to uphold the highest standards in patient care.