Department of Oral and Maxillofacial surgery, MCODS , Manipal organized a CDE on Craniomaxillofacial Trauma : An Update on 23rd November 2017 . Dr. Narayana Sabhahit , Registrar , Manipal Academy of Higher Education was the chief guest of the function . Professor Dr.Robert Gassner , Professor in Cranimaxillofacial and Oral Surgery , University Hospital of Innsbruck , Austria was the first speaker . He spoke on his experience in the management of maxillofacial trauma in last 25 years . Dr.Vinod , Associate professor from department of Neurosurgery was the second speaker , and he spoke on anterior cranial fossa fractures and its management . Dr.Abhay T Kamath , Prof and HOD , Department of Oral Surgery , MCODS , Manipal gave a talk on PAN facial injuries . Key note lectures was followed by a panel discussion with active participation of the audience . Overall it was a great learning experience for one and all attending the CDE.