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FDI launches Data Hub for Global Oral Health

24 September 2014

FDI launched its Data Hub for Global Oral Health at a special media event, held 12 September, at the 2014  Annual World Dental Congress in New Delhi (Greater Noida).

Oral health on show at FDI 2015 Bangkok

24 September 2014
Congress

In his address on 13 September during the FDI Annual World Dental Congress in New Delhi, the Thai Ambassador to India highlighted the importance of the upcoming 103rd Annual World Dental Congress to oral health in his country and to the Asia Pacific region in general.

Certificates of appreciation/elections

23 September 2014

FDI presented certificates of appreciation to two councillors during a brief ceremony at the General Assembly on 13 September.

Exceptional participation at Annual World Dental Congress

23 September 2014
Congress

The final tally for the FDI Annual World Dental Congress (AWDC) comes out at 19,437 participants and 1,836 accepted abstracts. The exhibition space at the World Dental Show covered 4,405 square metres, with 220 exhibitors.

FDI adopts its Strategic Plan 2014-2017

23 September 2014

Members adopted the FDI Strategic Plan 2014-2017 during General Assembly B, held 13 September 2014 in New Delhi. Considered both realistic and visionary, it contains a programme of activities designed to ensure respect priorities and commitments laid down.

FDI adopts six Policy Statements

23 September 2014
Policy

The FDI General Assembly, meeting in New Delhi on 13 September, adopted five Policy Statements with little comment. A sixth Policy Statement on ‘Dental Implants’ inspired a lively debate, but was finally adopted subject to certain amendments.

FDI enlarges with five new members

23 September 2014

FDI has five new members, following the approval of applications by the FDI General Assembly at its first meeting on 9 September 2014, in advance of the Annual World Dental Congress in New Delhi.

FDI publishes the brochure Dental Restorative Materials and the Minamata Convention on Mercury

23 September 2014

FDI has published a new brochure Dental Restorative Materials and the Minamata Convention on Mercury targeting national dental associations and individual dentists seeking more i

FDI unveils WOHD 2015 ‘Smile for life’ campaign in New Delhi

23 September 2014
World Oral Health Day

FDI unveiled its World Oral Health Day (WOHD) 2015 campaign in New Delhi on 10 September, first at a luncheon, where campaign posters and other materials were on display, then at a special forum of FDI National Liaison Officers (NLOs

FDI y S.O.C.H. unen fuerzas para ‘Las Américas 2015’

23 September 2014

La FDI junto con su miembro asociado, la Sociedad Odontológica de Chile (S.O.C.H.), se han unido para organizar su primer congreso regional 'Las Américas' en Santiago, Chile, del 26 al 28 marzo de 2015.