The 85% saves lives campaign is jointly organized by Cancer Institute, IAPHD,Tamil Nadu chapter,IDA, Indian Medical Association (Tamil Nadu State Branch), Tamil Nadu People forum for Tobacco Control on 30.04.2016. The sand sculpture was also be made and a human form depicting 85% done. Venue : Behind Gandhi Statue, Marina Beach, Time : 7-8 am. Certificates and simple refreshments were provided Dr.V.Shanta was also participated in the event.

IAPHD TN chapter has conducted one day CDE programme on career orientation programme for interns titled as "ICEBERG 2016" at Tamil Nadu Govt. Dental College & Hospital, Chennai - 600 003 on 23.03.16 with 321 participants from 21 Dental colleges all over Tamil Nadu (15 colleges in Chennai and 6 outstation colleges). The programme was inaugurated on 23.03.16 by Dr.B.Saravanan (Principal TNGDCH), Dr.M.B.Aswath Narayanan (President Emeritus -IAPHD TN Chapter & President Elect -IAPHD) and Dr.P.D.Madan Kumar, (President - IAPHD TN Chapter). Inauguration was graced by IDA

IAPHD TN chapter has conducted a three day workshop on SPSS titled as "ANALYSE 2016" at TamilNadu Govt. Dental College & Hospital, Chennai - 600 003. from 26.02.16 to 28.02.16 with participants restricted to 25.

Children against Tobacco has conducted state convention on children against tobacco during February 2016. IAPHD TN chapter along with IDA actively participated.

Department of Public Health Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Sri Ramachandra University organized the Second National Rapid Review Program,