Dr. Parimala Kulkarni
Organizing Chairperson

Welcome Message by Organizing Chairperson


It is an honour and privilege to welcome you all to the 20th Convention of the ISPPD, scheduled to be held from February 22nd–24th at Dehradun. The field of paediatric dentistry holds a special place in our hearts, for it is in the smiles of our young patients that we find boundless joy and purpose. This convention is a celebration of our commitment to nurturing those smiles and ensuring the oral health and well-being of the next generation. Throughout this convention, you will have the opportunity to engage with renowned experts through lectures, workshops, and interactive sessions. You will share your experiences, research, and insights with colleagues who share your passion for paediatric dentistry.

Together, we will explore new horizons, exchange knowledge, and strengthen our collective resolve to provide the best care to our young patients. I encourage you to take full advantage of the networking opportunities and connect with fellow professionals.
I look forward to your participation and enthusiasm in witnessing the knowledge sharing, camaraderie, and growth that will undoubtedly transpire over the course of our time together.

COC Message


Dear Postgraduates and fellow Pediatric Dentists,On behalf of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, I warmly welcome you to the 20th Postgraduate Convention the ISPPD; Pedo Dales 2024, to be held early next year from 22nd to 24th February. This landmark event, organized by the ISPPD Head Office will mark the first-ever PG Convention on the Dev bhoomi- Dehradun, Uttarakhand. The PG convention brings together the postgraduates, learned faculty and practitioners from across the country, providing a platform for knowledge enhancement, research exploration, and networking at different level. Uttarakhand, also known as Land of God is an incredible hill state home to some ancient temples, Yoga schools and wildlife sanctuaries. This Himalayan land of mysteries and mythology has been attracting travelers from all over the world for a long time.

Dr. Nikhil Srivastava
Organizing Secretary

Its capital Dehradun is located in the Doon Valley on the foothills of the Himalayas nestled between Song river, a tributary of Ganga on the east and the Asan river, a tributary of Yamuna on the west. The city is noted for its picturesque landscape and slightly milder climate and provides a gateway to the surrounding regions Mussoorie, Haridwar, Rishikesh and Rajaji National Park etc.
Please join us in maximum number at Dehradun, to be part of this academic extravaganza, where we all will learn, unlearn and relearn for our commitment that “every child has a fundamental right to his/ her total oral health and we as pediatric dentists have an obligation to fulfill this faith.” Looking forward to seeing you in the convention, where excellence meets @ the valley.

Dr. Vijay Prakash Mathur
Treasurer

COC Message


The COVID-19 pandemic has affected one and all across the globe. Our society did not stop continuing its scientific activities during the pandemic and we could start several new initiatives and sustain the academic and scientific vigour in our members.
It gives me great pleasure to welcome you all to first national event of ISPPD in the holy state of Uttarakhand and city of premium education Dehradun with eminent pediatric dentists from the country and abroad. This postgraduate convention has been designed as an academic extravaganza that serves as an opportunity for all the young talents and experienced clinicians in pediatric dentistry fraternity to learn, network and strengthen their bonds. We expect about 100 students and faculty delegates and 25- 30 traders from a wide range of expertise.

This convention is an effort to provide a common platform to all the talented dental youngsters and leaders of various domains of pediatric dentistry to address the current trends, demands and challenges. I believe that this event will generate new ideas, foster collaborations and advance the science of pediatric dentistry.
I hope that all the delegates attending this conference will have a learning time and also get an opportunity to visit the scenic beauty of Himalayas and Ganges. The organizing committee will make every effort to ensure your comfort and learning during your stay in Dehradun. Once again warm greetings to each and every one of you!!

Explore Dehradun


Dehradun, the capital of Uttarakhand in northern India, is a city of natural splendor and cultural richness. Nestled in the picturesque Doon Valley, it enjoys a moderate climate throughout the year, making it a popular tourist destination. The city is graced with lush green hills, scenic landscapes, and a bounty of tourist attractions, including the tranquil Robber's Cave, the rejuvenating Sahastradhara, and the ancient Tapkeshwar Temple. Dehradun is renowned for its prestigious educational institutions, earning it the moniker "School Capital of India," and it is home to institutions like The Doon School and the Indian Military Academy. With a diverse cultural heritage and a rich culinary tradition, Dehradun showcases the best of Garhwali and Kumaoni influences. The city serves as the political and administrative center of Uttarakhand, offering a blend of natural beauty, academic excellence, and a tranquil lifestyle amid the Himalayan foothills.

About Venue

Hotel Sarovar Premiere in Dehradun is a luxurious and elegant venue nestled amidst the scenic beauty of the Himalayan foothills. Located in the heart of the city, this premier hotel offers a perfect blend of modern comfort and natural serenity. Its strategic location provides easy access to Dehradun's major attractions, while its contemporary architecture and well-appointed rooms ensure a comfortable and stylish stay. With state-of-the-art facilities, including a rooftop restaurant offering panoramic views of the surrounding hills, and spacious event spaces for conferences and celebrations, Hotel Sarovar Premiere is an ideal choice for both business and leisure travelers seeking a sophisticated and tranquil retreat in the charming city of Dehradun.

Registration Details

From 1st Dec to 02nd Jan 2024

  • Life Members - Rs 7500/-

  • Student Members - Rs 7000/-

  • Accompanying Persons - Rs 6250/-

  • NON-ISPPD Members - Rs 8500/-

  • Foreign Delegates - $200

  • Students(UG) - Rs 4000/-

From 3rd Jan to 31st Jan 2024

  • Life Members - Rs 8250/-

  • Student Members - Rs 7500/-

  • Accompanying Persons - Rs 7000/-

  • NON-ISPPD Members - Rs 9250/-

  • Foreign Delegates - $200

  • Students(UG) - Rs 4000/-

1st Feb onwards Spot Registration

  • Life Members - Rs 9500/-

  • Student Members - Rs 8500/-

  • Accompanying Persons - Rs 8000/-

  • NON-ISPPD Members - Rs 10500/-

  • Foreign Delegates - $300

  • Students(UG) - Rs 6000/-

Accompanying Persons will not be entitled for any certificate or gift.

Registration charges include-attendance in the convention, scientific session, tradefair, lunch on convention days, Presidential dinner, certificate of attendance & convention gift.



Convention Organizing Committee