The Inauguration of Newly Dentist of Faculty of Dental Medicine, was held yesterday afternoon (Wednesday, 17/01/2017) at Graha BIK-IPTEKDOK Faculty of Medicine, Airlangga University, followed by 31 dentistry graduates and 12 specialist dentist graduates. The event was attended by Vice Rector IV of Airlangga University, Junaidi Khotib, S.Si, Apt., M.Kes, Ph.D., Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry, Airlangga University. R. Darmawan Setijanto, drg., M. Kes, and his staff.
The number of doctors whose oath taken at this time is not as large as compared to the usual, but the Dean of Faculty of Dental Mdicine, Universitas Airlangga, Dr. R. Darmawan Setijanto, drg., M. Kes stressed, that the most important is the passing rate of each generation. The graduation rate of Unair FKG itself is 94% of each generation, and is an excellent achievement.
Founded after the inauguration ceremony of new dentist and dentist, Darmawan conveyed “FKG continuously strives to improve the quality and performance both through the optimization process of the graduation itself, one of which today is by giving awards to the best department and study program”.
The best department was succeeded by the Department of Periodontics under the chairmanship of the Department of Periodontics. Chiquita Prahasanti, drg., M.Kes, Sp. Perio (K). While the best Study Program (Prodi) successfully achieved by S1 (Undergraduate) Program and Dental Profession, led by Dr. Devi Rianti, drg., M.Kes. “Some of the factors that become indicators of this achievement ranging from student exchange, staff exchange, publications, professional graduation, and also other achievements”, said Darmawan.
Awarding notebook for each to the best department and program study provided by Alumni Unair FKG Association, which in this opportunity represented by drg. Fida Nuraida, M. Kes also proved the commitment and support of alumni in developing and advancing the department and faculty.
On this happy occasion, FKG also did not forget to give awards to the best graduate students, which at this time was achieved by drg. Alit Rahma Estu and drg. Yunira Rosandita, with a GPA of 3.96 and a 4-semester professional period. “The GPA must be at least 3.9 and the professional period must also be completed on time”, Darmawan said when asked about the requirement to become the best graduate student.
“Do your best and be yourself”, is the hope of the Dean of Unair FKG, Dr. R. Darmawan Setijanto, drg., M.Kes, to the graduates of new dentists and dentists. It is expected that all graduates can use their knowledge that has been obtained from FKG Unair as well as possible, and always maintain the good name of the alma mater.
Author: Larasati Ramadiani
Editor: Gilang R. Sabdho Wening