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FDI 2015 General Assembly

30 September 2015

Results of the FDI General Assembly held in Bangkok during the Annual World Dental Congress include the inauguration of the new FDI President, Dr Patrick Hescot, the welcoming of new members, and elections to the Executive Committee and Council, List of Honour and Cou

Martin Tyas confirmed as the FDI speaker at IDEM Singapore 2016!

30 September 2015

Speaking on the topic of restorative materials in the post-amalgam era, the goal is to educate dentists on the strengths and weaknesses of various available materials and how to achieve their optimal performance.

Thai Minister of Public Health opens FDI 2015 Bangkok

22 September 2015
Congress

Thai Minister of Public Health, Clinical Professor Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn, launched the official opening of the 2015 FDI Annual World Dental Congress on Tuesday 22 September at a glittering Welcome Ceremony in front of some 2,000 people.

FDI sections meeting in Bangkok

25 August 2015

FDI Sections will be holding their annual meetings during the FDI 2015 Annual World Dental Congress in Bangkok (22 to 25 September).

FDI2015: your app guide to FDI 2105 Bangkok

25 August 2015

FDI has designed an application sfor participants at the 2015 Annual World Dental Congress (Bangkok 22-25 September) to create their own congress programme and itinerary.

Free sugars are the primary necessary factor in the development of dental caries, concludes critical review

25 August 2015

A recently-published critical review concludes there is extensive scientific evidence that free sugars are the primary necessary factor in the development of dental caries.

GCEP in Asia-Pacific and Latin America

25 August 2015

In September, FDI pursues its Global Continuing Education Programme (GCEP) in Argentina, China and Mongolia.

Science Committee discusses policy statements and international standards at AWDC

25 August 2015

The Science Committee is holding two important sessions at this year’s Annual World Dental Congress in Bangkok:

FDI statement on recent events in Bangkok

19 August 2015

FDI has naturally been concerned about recent events in Bangkok and a team from the Geneva office has been onsite assessing the situation. We are happy to announce that the Thai government has taken swift and effective action and the situation has returned to normal.

Over 1,500 participate in 25th IAPD Congress

29 July 2015

A record of over 1,500 participants from 81 countries attended the 25th Congress of the International Association of Paediatric Dentistry, held in Glasgow, United Kingdom, from 1 to 4 July, under the theme ‘The Voice of the Child’.