FKG UNAIR Makes MURI Records for Toothbrushing Dance
UNAIR NEWS – Commemorating 90th Anniversary and Lustrum XVIII, Faculty of Dental Medicine Universitas Airlangga (UNAIR) held MURI Record event for Tooth Brushing Method Dance with the most FKG Alumni. The dance was attended by 1,705 alumni, from the oldest generation in 1962 to the youngest generation in 2012.
The participants danced Maumere Dance with some modifications to the brushing method for 3 rounds / 9 minutes. This dance illustrated the order of how to brush teeth.
Like, how to hold the right toothbrush, ie in a vertical position, brush the surface of the front teeth, then brush the upper molars and back teeth with a circular motion from top to bottom 2-3 times.
FKG Dean dr. R. Darmawan Setijanto, drg, M.Kes said, the purpose of this event was to work with alumni in mind.
“With a vision of militancy, this event managed to gather FKG alumni beyond the target which is estimated at only around 800 people. With FKG, we support UNAIR towards Top 500 World ranking, “explained Darmawan.
Besides alumni, this event was also attended by Vice Rector II UNAIR, PDGI, MURI team, Director of Dental and Oral Hospital UNAIR, head of department and staffs, and all FKG UNAIR lecturers.
On behalf UNAIR Rector, Vice Rector II, Dr. Muhammad Madyan, SE., M.Si, M.Fin. congratulated FKG for 90 years of great contribution to UNAIR and the community.
“All this time FKG UNAIR has proven its existence as one of the best dental medicine faculties in Indonesia. It is realized by hard work and smart work. Hopefully, it will be more successful, and to welcome UNAIR to achieve Top 500 world class university, “said Madyan.
MURI Team handed over the award certificate and the muri record notebook to the chairman of the FKG UNAIR Alumni Association Commissariat and FKG UNAIR Dean. This event was the final event which closed a series of Lustrum XVIII events.
In addition, the event was enlivened by the announcement of Maumere Dance Competition and the prize drawing which was attended by all the alumni. Through this activity, FKG wants to disseminate the right method of brushing teeth through the dance. (*)
Author: Zanna Afia Deswari
Editor: Binti Q. Masruroh