Best Practice in Caries Management

Event Date : 18/12/2016
Event Time : 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Dental caries is one of the most prevalent chronic diseases worldwide and individuals are susceptible to this disease throughout their lifetime.

The International Caries Classification and Management System (ICCMS™) is a health outcome focused system that aims to maintain oral health and preserve tooth structure.

The School of Dentistry, International Medical University (IMU) is organising a full day workshop that encompasses lectures and hands-on training in risk-assessment, preventive care and current strategies in caries management.


  • Discuss the rationale behind the risk assessment in preventive care of caries management.
  • Formulate the treatment plan based on risk assessment and the likelihood for developing dental caries.
  • Demonstrate clinical skills in the use of diagnostic tools such as Diagnodent and Soprolife in early detection of dental caries.


  • To enhance knowledge in developing personalised caries preventive strategies and caries control protocol for patients.
  • To raise awareness in managing dental caries from Black to the future with ICCMS way.
  • To develop skills on the use and implementation of advanced diagnostic tools such as Diagnodent and Soprolife in caries detection.


  • General Dental Practitioners and Specialists
  • Dental Academic Staff
  • Ministry of Health Personnel
  • Dental Undergraduates and Postgraduates



1. Prof David N J Ricketts
Professor of Cariology and Conservative Dentistry / Honorary Consultant in Restorative Dentistry, University of Dundee


  • Caries management – from Black to the future with ICCMS
  • Management of complex clinical cases under the ICCMS

2. Dr Nurul Syakirin bt Abdul Shukor
Senior Principal Assistant Director
Oral Health Division, National Benchmark Examiner for ICDAS Ministry of Health Malaysia


  • ICDAS in the Oral Health Programme, Ministry of Health Malaysia

3. A/Prof Dr Hanan Omar
Head, Clinical Dentistry


  • The road to personalised caries prevention; the ICCMS way


1. Prof Seow Liang Lin
Associate Dean, Oral Clinical Science

2. Dr Abhishek Parolia 
Endodontist, Clinical Dentistry

3. A/Prof Dr Hanan Omar
Head, Clinical Dentistry


  • Demonstration and hands-on workshop – use of diagnostic tools such as diagnodent and soprolife in early detection and monitoring of carious lesions.

 Registration Fee   (All fees inclusive GST 6%)

Early bird (until 18 November 2016)
Lecture only RM150
Lecture and hands-on RM300
Lecture only RM200
Lecture and hands-on RM350

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