Oral Diseases Commission (Open Forum)
Friday 21st May 2021 @ BMICH, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Time Topics
Chairpersons
Dr Mahmood Shah (Pakistan)
  Oral Cancer and OPMD
14.00 - 14.05 pm Opening Remarks
Dr Mahmood Shah (Pakistan) - Chair, Oral Diseases Commission
14.05 - 14.30 pm  Oral Cancer and OPMD - Society to clinic
Prof Saman Warnakulasooriya (UK)
14.30 - 14.50 pm Oral Cancer and OPMD - Challenges in diagnosis
Prof WM Tilakratne (Sri Lanka)
14.50 - 15.00 pm Advances in cancer gene therapy
Dr Wen-Liang Lo (Taiwan)
15.00 - 15.10 pm Oral Cancer and OPMD - Nepal Perspective
Dr Pravin Jaiswal (Nepal)
15.10 - 15.20 pm Oral Cancer and OPMD - Bangladesh Perspective
Dr Mostaque Satar (Bangladesh)
15.20 - 15.30 pm Oral Cancer and OPMD - India Perspective
Dr S.M Balaji (India)
15.30 - 15.40 pm Oral Cancer and OPMD - Afghanistan Perspective
Dr Ahmed Salar (Afghanistan)
15.40 -  15.50 pm Oral Cancer and OPMD - Pakistan Perspective
Prof Syed Mahmood Haider (Pakistan)
15.50 - 16.00 pm Oral Cancer and OPMD - Fiji Perspective
Prof Jayantha Weerasinghe (Fiji)
16.00 - 16.10 pm Oral Cancer and OPMD - Saudi Arabia Perspective
Dr Osamah Al Ghamdi (Saudi Arabia)
16.10 - 16.20 pm Oral Cancer and OPMD - United Arab Emirates Perspective
Dr Kamis Gaballah (UAE)
16.20 - 16.30 pm Q & A
16.30 - 16.45 pm Tea Break
  Control of Tobacco/ areca nut/alcohol
16.45 - 17.05 pm Tobacco control: Why and How
Dr Palitha Abeyakoon (Sri Lanka)
17.05 - 17.15 pm Barriers to tobacco and alcohol control
Prof Noor-ul-Wahab (Pakistan)
17.15 - 17.25 pm Future challenges for control of smokeless tobacco
Dr Hemantha Amarasinghe (Sri Lanka)
17.25 - 17.35 pm Challenges in controlling areca nut addiction
Prof Ruwan Jayasinghe (Sri Lanka)
17.35 - 17.45 pm Wealth and health loss by Alcohol
Dr Sajeewa Ranaweera (Sri Lanka)
17.45 - 17.55 pm Q & A
17.55 - 18.00 pm Closing remarks