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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’.

ZIDA Annual General Congress 2015, 07-11 August

29 July 2015

The Annual Congress of ZIDA, the Zimbabwe Dental Association, will be taking place from 7 to 11 August at the Troutbeck Inn Resort, Nyanga (East Highlands), Zimbabwe, under the theme ‘Restoration, Retention ...Reinvention'.

August CE Programme in SE Asia and Middle East

28 July 2015

FDI will pursue its Global Continuing Education Programme through August 2015 with courses in South East Asia and in the Middle East.

FDI 2015 Bangkok: top notch speakers for a world class congress

28 July 2015

FDI once again affirms its commitment to excellence with a top notch programme of world-renowned speakers at the 2015 Annual World Dental Congress in Bangkok (22 to 25 September). They include:

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BgDA holds jubilee congress

26 June 2015

The Bulgarian Dental Association (BgDA) held its 15th Jubilee International Scientific Congress in Burgas from 11 to 14 June 2015.

FDI 2015 Bangkok: a landmark event in dentistry

26 June 2015

Featuring top level international speakers, an array of innovative courses, and a sold-out dental exhibition, the 2015 FDI Annual World Dental Congress in Bangkok promises to be a landmark event.

FDI President-Elect addresses TDA Forum on ‘Oral Health Care in an Ageing Population’

26 June 2015

In a recent address entitled ‘A basis for future FDI strategy on ageing populations and oral health’, FDI President-Elect Dr Patrick Hescot emphasized the essential role of the mouth and teeth in healthy ageing.

Phenomenal year-on-year growth in World Oral Health Day outreach

26 June 2015

The final figures for 2015 (end May) show that World Oral Health Day continues its phenomenal growth in participation, influence and outreach, with estimates of the total world audience rising to just under 27 million.