The overall goals of a program in Paediatric Dentistry should be:
To graduate specialists in Paediatric Dentistry who are competent and confdent in all areas of Paediatric Dentistry for the growing and developing child.
To produce specialist Paediatric Dentists to meet the oral health need of infants, children, adolescents and patients with special care needs, and who will continue to seek additional knowlege and skills througho-ut their careers.
To produce Paediatric Dentists capable of carrying out scientific investigation in both clinical and basic science aspects of the speciality.
To produce specialists able to collaborate in multidisciplinary teams concemed with the welfare of children.
To produce specialists in Paediatric Dentistry who are able to teach the dental care of child-ren within the speciality as well as for general dentistry and for other health care workers.