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.

FDI Regional Congress 2017 Tehran opening ceremony

Tehran declares oral health a right at 1st FDI Middle Eastern Regional Congress

23 May 2017

Featuring world-class speakers, scientists and professionals from Iran and elsewhere in the world, the congress was a milestone for FDI.

Prof Marie Therese Flores

Higher awareness of dental injuries addressed in FDI 2017 Madrid

17 May 2017

Prof. Marie Therese Flores Barrett from Valparaíso University dental faculty will be giving two lectures at the World Dental Congress in Madrid, one on ‘Special care for children with dental injuries’, the other on ‘Root fractures in the permanent dentition: diagnosis, treatment and long term follow-up’. Here she provides some background to her courses and what makes the Madrid event special.

Ribbon cutting ceremony of 1st FDI African Dental Congress

FDI’s 1st African Regional Dental Congress in Marrakesh welcomes more than 800 participants

03 May 2017

Oral health professionals and scientists from Africa and around the world met in Marrakesh, Morocco, 27-29 April to attend the 1st FDI African Regional Dental Congress.

Ira Lamster WDC interview

Link between oral disease and metabolic syndrome and obesity

18 April 2017

Professor Ira Lamster shows evidence of link between oral disease and metabolic syndrome and obesity.

Dr Mariano Sanz portrait

Regenerative therapies are a field where much progress has been made

15 March 2017

Dr Mariano Sanz, Professor and Chairman of Periodontology at the University Complutense, Madrid, talks about regenerative therapies in the treatment of periodontitis and long-term perspectives for antimicrobial strategies in the prevention of oral diseases.

1st FDI African Regional Congress 2017 Marrakesh banner

A rewarding experience guaranteed at FDI Marrakesh Congress

13 February 2017

The 1st African Regional Dental Congress will be held in Marrakesh, Morocco from 27-29 April, under the theme ‘Driving Africa towards Optimal Oral Health’. Read the programme and register.

WDC 2017 interview with James Taylor

Science, practice, and ethics of implant dentistry

03 February 2017

FDI Madrid 2017 will be an important platform for FDI Affiliate Member the Academy of Osseointegration to promote the science, practice, and ethics of implant dentistry, improve the predictability of patient outcomes and explore some of the nuances of the more advanced concepts, says AO Vice-President Dr James Taylor.

WDC 2017 Interview with Patrick Hescot

Exciting innovations at FDI Madrid 2017

18 January 2017

Dr Patrick Hescot, FDI President, describes what makes the FDI World Dental Congress different: pertinent debate, a unique atmosphere and innovative forums.

A memorable experience at AEEDEC Dubai

22 December 2016

The 21st edition of the UAE International Dental Conference & Arab Dental Exhibition (AEEDC Dubai) will take place at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre from 7–9 February 2017.