30-31 May 2020 – Two final year dental students from IMU, Janice Nga Diong Li and Shirlene Foo Yih Ting did IMU proud by winning first prize in the recently concluded 3’O’ International Dental E-Quiz Competition 2020. This competition which was organised by AIMST University, Malaysia and conducted visa Zoom, saw the participation of 138 participants from nine countries.
|About the Competition|
|Event Name||3’O’ International Dental E-Quiz Competition 2020|
|Venue||Online Competition Conducted Through Zoom Video Conferencing|
|Date:||30 and 31 May 2020|
The competition focused mainly on the 3 O’s namely, Oral Medicine and Radiology, Oral Pathology, and Oral Surgery.
|It consisted of 3 sessions including|
|Preliminary round focusing on single best answer questions|
|Semi final round which was based on scenario based questions|
|Grand finale round which was a rapid fire session|
The IMU team performed well, securing first placing in the preliminary round and second placing in the semi final round. In the grand finale, the team did exceptionally well with a final score of 90 points, beating the 1st runner-up by a staggering 30 points.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our lecturers for their guidance, teaching and dedication throughout these 5 years. Both of us felt lucky to be the winners of this competition as the other teams were equally outstanding.
During this challenging time, it gives us great pleasure to be able to share such good news with the School of Dentistry.