About Author

Minnu Francis (Admission No.14-PGDOH-0017) is based at Thrissur district and is a Dental Doctor by profession. Her PG Diploma project work is on tobacco chewing and oral mucosal health with special reference to tribal population. She will be conductingclinical general examination, dental hygiene assessment and prevalence of tobacco /betel / arecanut chewing in the tribal population. She will be finding out the correlation between tobacco /betel / arecanut chewing and oral mucosal /dental lesions. Dr. Prejit and Dr. Harpreet Singh Pawar are acting as her guides in this work