Continuing Professional Development

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CPD contributes to the delivery of good quality care and service provision. It is necessary for dentists by supporting them to maintain and update their skills, knowledge and behaviour throughout their working life. Section 29A of the Dental Council Act empowers the Dental Council to enter the name of a Dental Surgeon or a Dental Specialist in the Annual List subject to the practitioner having followed such Continuing Professional Development Courses or Training Programmes (CPD).

Section 29A of the Dental Council Act concerning CPD is reproduced below:-

Notwithstanding section 29 but subject to subsection (2), no registered person shall have his name entered on the annual list unless he has followed such Continuing Professional Development courses or training programmes as may be prescribed by the Council”

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A. Important information on CPD for all dental surgeons and specialists

  1. CPD Regulations 2016
  2. CPD Regulations 2017
  3. CPD Attendance Record Sheet
  4. List of approved CPD providers 
  5. Letter to the Dental Council for accumulation of a minimum of 12 CPD credit points

B. Important information for CPD providers

  1. Application Form for CPD providers
  2. Guidelines for CPD Providers
  3. Attendance Sheet for CPD
  4. CPD Activity Evaluation Form
  5. List of approved CPD providers 

C. Important information  for CPD facilitators

  1. Application form for CPD facilitators
  2. Attendance Sheet for CPD
  3. CPD Activity Evaluation Form

D. Important information  for speakers

  1. Application form for speakers.

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CPD EVENTS

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Date: 01 June 2021

Continuing Professional Development - Year 2021

This is to bring to the attention of all registered dental practitioners that as per section 29(A) of the Dental Council Act, they need to accumulate not less than 12 CPD credit points duing the year 2021 for renewal of the Annual Practicing License for the year 2022.

Please note that the request to consider waiving of the requirement of accruing a minimum of 12 CPD credit points for the year 2021 has not been entertained by the Ministry of Health and Wellness.

Also note that CPD points can be accumulated through approved online CPD courses or e-training programme.

You are advised to submit any attendance certificate/CPD tracker on email address "dentalmu.cpd@gmail.com"

Dr S P W MAHARAHAGE

Registrar

Dental Council of Mauritius

01/06/2021

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GOVERNMENT MEDICAL AND DENTAL OFFICERS ASSOCIATION (G.M.D.O.A)

GMDOA CME 202I

HILTON MAURITIUS RESORT AND SPA FLIC EN FLAC

DAY 1- SATURDAY 27th MARCH 2021

13.00-13.45- Registration

13.45-14.45- Latest Updates on Covid and its Management  by Dr. Dooshanveer Nuckchady (Infectious Disease Physician, JH)

14.45-15.45- Laboratory Diagnosis of Covid 19 in Mauritius and the common interpretation pitfalls by Dr. Fhooblall Mokshanand (Microbiologist, VH)

15.45-15.00- Tea Break

16.00-17.00- Interventional Oncology by Dr. Chineah Ashley (Interventional Radiologist, Private)

17.00-18.00- Implants in Dentistry by Dr. Ved Vyas Poorun (Maxillo-Facial Surgeon, VH)

18.00-19.00- Medical Negligence by Satyajit Boolell SC (Director of Public Prosecutions) 

19.00-20.00- Discussion

20.00-22.00- Dinner

DAY 2- SUNDAY 28th MARCH 2021

8.00-8.30- Registration of delegates

8.30-9.15- Emergencies in Opthalmology by Dr. Bisnathsing Geerjanun (CIC, SBEH)

9.15-10.00- Common Emergencies in OBS and Gynae by Dr. Sungkur Radhay Shyam (OBS and Gynae Surgeon, VH)

10.00-10.45- An Update on Covid 19 Vaccines and Treatment by Dr. Emmanuel Boucrot (Ass. Prof of Molecular Biology, University of London)

10.45-11.00- Tea Break

11.15-12.00- Introduction to Nuclear Medicine and common procedures performed by Dr. Allarakha M. Aaftaab (Nuclear Medicine specialist, JNH)

12.00-12.45- Common cases of Medical Malpractice by Dr. A.K. Jagessur (Consultant Psychiatrist, Member of MCM, GOSK)

12.45-14.00- Discussion

14.00-15.00- Lunch

REGISTRATION FEES:

COMPLIANT MEMBERS AND RETIRED MEMBERS –RS 4000

NON-MEMBERS – RS 5000

LAST DATE FOR REGISTRATION: FRIDAY 26TH FEBRUARY 2021

KINDLY PROVIDE YOUR MEDICAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION NUMBER &

POLO SHIRT SIZE (S,M,L,XL.XXL)

ON SPOT REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE ENTERTAINED AS SEATS ARE LIMITED

CONTACT PERSONS:

JEETOO/SSRN  HOSPITAL- DR F RAJAH- 59068809

ENT HOSPITAL- DR S DEONARAIN- 59126588

FLACQ HOSPITAL- DR M K ABEELUCK- 57949456

J NEHRU HOSPITAL- DR M K SUNGKUR- 59062579

S B EYE HOSPITAL- DR H PATHAK - 54982026

SSRN HOSPITAL- DR V ALLGOO- 52555092

                               DR F RAJAH- 59068809

                               DR D PURMANAN- 59465469

VICTORIA HOSPITAL- DR V KIMCURRAN- 52522965

                                      DR S DEONARAIN- 59126588

DENTAL SURGEONS- DR V DAJEE- 54294723

HOTEL ACCOMMODATION

Proposal from the HILTON MAURITIUS RESORT AND SPA

Please Mention the GMDOA CONFERENCE 2021

CONTACT PERSON

Nisha Rangapanaiken

Groups, Events & Sales Coordinator

HILTON MAURITIUS RESORT & SPA

Wolmar, Flic en Flac, Mauritius

 +230 403 1053      T

+230 5257 3563   M

nisha.rangapanaiken@hilton.com

mauritius.hilton.com

hilton.com

Meal plan: Bed and Breakfast

Rate on single occupancy at Rs 6000/- per room per night

Rate on double occupancy at Rs 6800/- per room per night

GMDOA does not take any commitment for the hotel accommodation

The booking is done by the member only as when as available.

GMDOA acts as a facilitator only

Secretary

website: www.gmdoa.org

For more details, click HERE

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MAURITIUS INSTITUTE OF HEALTH

DAY/DATE: Saturday 20 March 2021

VENUE: Subra mania Bharati Lecture Theatre, Mahatma Ghandhi Institute, Moka

TOPIC 1: Orthodontic treatment for the adult patient 

Facilitator: Dr. Patrice YAN LUK (Docteur en chirurgie dentaire, Specialiste Qualifie en Orthopedie dento-faciale)

TIME: 13.00-14.00

DURATION: 1 HR

TOPIC 2: All ceramic Restorations

Facilitator: Dr. Hema Raju, Consultant Prosthodontist, Wellkin Hospital)

TIME: 13.00-14.00

DURATION: 1 HR

CREDIT POINTS: 1 for every 1-hour session

FEES: Rs 400 per 1- hour session

For more details, click HERE