On December 14th, 2021, a team of research assistants and students of the Faculty of Dentistry at Tishk International University visited the Runaki International School (RISE) in Erbil. The visit was supervised by Dr. Lezan Dawood, Polyclinic Director.
The aim of the visit was to raise dental health awareness and educate the young students on how to take care of their teeth and oral health. The participants also explained to the school students the importance of brushing and keeping a good diet.
An animation video about oral hygiene was presented and was followed by a presentation explained by the students of faculty. Finally, to wrap up the event, a live tutorial was held for the attendees, demonstrating the correct brushing method and oral health techniques such as the use of mouthwash, flossing, and regular dental checkups.