Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

: 2004  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 112-

Living Legends :M.V.Lele

MV Lele 

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M V Lele

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Prof MV Lele, [Figure 1] was born on 16 th of December 1934 in Pune. He graduated from Sir CEM dental college and hospital, Mumbai in the year 1959. In 1970 he finishcd his masters in oral pathology and microbiology from Nair hospital dental college, Mumbai.

He has been a teacher of good stand in since1962 or liver decades. He was a postwaduate teacher for over 31 years.He has numerous research publication: in the field of pathology, microbiology, immunology and forensic ­dentistry to him credit, apart from several papers on oral health and dental education.

He is actively associated with IDA since 1963 and has held various positions in the organization. Hc was engaged in the development of GDC Aurangabad of which he was the first dean (1982-1986). He had been the dean of Govt dental college and hospital, Mumbai from 1986-1988. He was the joint director of medical education (dental) till his superannuation in 1992.

He has served as visiting professor of oral pathology in Pune and Amaravathi (1993-1994) and Belgaum (1994­-1999').

He was the president of the Indian Academy of Oral Pathologists for the year 1994-1995. He is honorary advisor to Mahatma Gandhi Vidva Mandir's dental college at Nasik since 2000.

In recognition of his meritorial service in the feild of dentistry. the government of maharashtra has appointed him as Honorary consultant to the Government dental college and hospital,Mumbai, since 1997.