Dr Mamta Kaushik BDS MDS, Professor and Head of Department , Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics Army College of Dental Sciences, Balaji Nagar, Secunderabad.Active researcher with numerous national and international publications to her credit is peer reviewer for three prestigious journals, and renowned speaker in the field of Endodontics and Conservative Dentistry. Area of expertise and interests lie in Endodontics, Conservative and Restorative Dentistry, Cariology, and Minimally Invasive Dentistry. More than 14 years of experience as a undergraduate and post graduate teacher, development leader, administrator and dental consultant. A passion to make a difference to the lives of students and leaders through involvement as a policy and opinion leader, as well as actually implementing development initiatives, has made her a known higher education professional. A voracious reader, and keen traveler; her interest extends to learning various art forms like painting and music. As the future unfolds, her unwavering vision is to bring education and learning as an art form which should bring up the name and standing of the Nation in areas of Research and Quality Dental Care.