Congress

Dr Marcel Noujeim

Radiology and radiological procedures in everyday dentistry

13 December 2017

Dr Marcel Noujeim, Professor and Graduate Programme Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, describes why it's important for dental professionals to perform and interpret radiographic procedures.

2nd FDI Middle Eastern Dental Congress

FDI Regional Congress in Tehran will focus on contemporary clinical practice

30 November 2017

The FDI Middle Eastern Regional Congress will gather world-class speakers from the dental professional in Tehran next 17–20 April 2018

WDC Interviews: Hande Sar Sancakli

An important source of continuing education

07 November 2017

Dr Hande Sar Sancakli, Vice-Chair of the FDI Education Committee, describes the FDI World Dental Congress as "an important source of continuing education" and outlines her view of a well-presented abstract.

Dr Guillermo Rivero

An invitation to Buenos Aires

11 October 2017

Dr Guillermo Rivero, President of the Argentinian Dental Association (Confederación Odontológica de la República Argentina), discusses the global landscape of dentistry today and highlights why Buenos Aires is the ideal venue.

Dr Kathryn Kell officially assumes FDI presidency (2017-2019)

FDI delivers successful World Dental Congress and welcomes new president

02 September 2017

After four days of back-to-back meetings, wide-ranging scientific sessions, and almost 5,000 m2 of dental exhibition featuring over 200 booths from manufacturers and suppliers, the 105th FDI World Dental Congress closes its doors and welcomes new FDI President Dr Kathryn Kell.

Winners of the FDI WDC 2017 Poster Award

Winners for best posters competition awarded at ceremony on four dentistry categories

31 August 2017

FDI and the Spanish Dental Association awarded the best posters presented at the World Dental Congress in Madrid (29 August-1 September).

FDI 2017 Madrid opening ceremony

Madrid becomes the capital of dentistry for the FDI World Dental Congress

29 August 2017

Thousands of dentists from around the globe are converging in Madrid, Spain, 29 August˗1 September for the 105th FDI World Dental Congress.

World Dental Congress 2017 Madrid

FDI returns to Madrid for congress, brings the world together to improve oral health

31 July 2017

With less than a month to go before our World Dental Congress, we look closely at the main highlights of this year’s event.

David Herrera

Raising awareness about periodontal disease

12 July 2017

Prof. Dr David Herrera, professor of periodontology at the University of Madrid, discusses awareness of periodontal disease, the role of the dental team in its management, periodontal emergencies and other related issues such as antimicrobial resistance in advance of the World Oral Health Forum 2017.

WDC Interviews: Katie Dain

Opportunities from FDI/NCD Alliance collaboration

22 June 2017

Katie Dain, Executive Director of the NCD Alliance and featured speaker at the FDI/NCD Alliance joint session, outlines what dentists can learn at the joint FDI/NCD Alliance session, how the FDI and the NCD Alliance can accomplish their common goals by working together, as well as outlining the current status and priorities of the international health agenda.