Christian Dental College founder-principal Dr Joy Joshi was awarded with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award 2012 by the Indian Society of Pedodontia and Preventive Medicine (ISPPD) at the annual conference held at Jaipur on September 26.
This award is in recognition of the long and dedicated service Dr Joshi has rendered to people.
Dr Joshi did his BSc and BDS from Lucknow in the sixties. He joined Clara Swain Hospital, Bareilly in 1966. From there, he moved to Christian Medical College here in 1970. He did his oral surgery training from Georgia, US, and his post-graduation from Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh.
He retired from Christian Dental College in 2007, and currently works at his private clinic in Ludhiana.
Throughout the 47 years of his career, he has worked with people from all walks of life, young and old, taught numerous numbers of dental students, dental assistants, dental technicians, interns and post-graduates from all over India.