Students’ Chapter “Clinical Case Competition”, the 15th IDCMR Congress Pre-Event

 

On August 19, 2021, the dental students of Mahidol University Faculty of Dentistry (MUDT) participated in the Students’ Chapter “Clinical Case Competition”, the 15th IDCMR Congress Pre-Event, hosted by Faculty of Dentistry, Universitas Indonesia, Indonesia via ZOOM Cloud Meetings.

 

Six participants of MUDT joining the competition were divided into two teams as follows:

 

Team A:
1. Ms. Jiratchaya Nuntachurat, 2. Ms. Natthawan Suepakdee, 3. Ms. Pimwalan Boonsajjaritthikul
Sixth year, Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Program (International Program)

 

Team B:
1. Ms. Phattarnan Varrathyarom, 2. Ms. Pitchaporn Tanachotevorapong, 3. Mr. Phurinut Prateepamornkul
Fifth year, Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Program (International Program)

 

In this regard, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Somsak Mitrirattanakul, Head, Department of Masticatory Science, was also invited as one of the competition judges.

 

The competition aimed to evaluate students’ understanding of establishing diagnosis and planning treatments for the presented cases of various clinical fields in dentistry and sharpen their critical thinking and diagnostic skills, with many dental students from the International Dental Collaboration of the Mekong River Region (IDCMR) member institutions actively taking part.