Dr.S.Sonika, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Periodontics, won the first place in the Indian Society of Periodontology Annual Essay Competition 2022 on the topic PARTIAL EXTRACTION THERAPY under the Life member category. She was awarded a certificate of merit and a cash prize of Rs.10000 in the 46th ISP National Conference held from 11th to 13th November 2022 at Bhubaneswar, Odisha.