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Time for urgent action from health professionals, says regulation expert

27 January 2014

Health professions need to take the lead in building effective regulatory systems – because regulation is an essential means of gaining and maintaining the trust of patients.

A lifelong strategy for caries

05 December 2013

With dentists worldwide seeking guidance on effective ways to implement effective strategies for caries prevention and control, as called for in the Minamata Convention on Mercury, the timing of the International Dental Conference ‘Caries Control throughout life in As

Collaborative Practice TT holds first meeting

04 December 2013

A key element of FDI Vision 2020 will take another step forward in December with the first meeting of the newly created FDI Task Team on Collaborative Practice (CPTT).

Effective environmental management

03 December 2013

FDI’s commitment to effective environmental management of dental practices took a lead forward in early November with its participation in a best practice workshop, organized with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the World Health Organization (WHO) and

IDEM Singapore 2014: a ‘cutting edge’ event in the dental calendar!

02 December 2013

IDEM Singapore 2014 is the “must-attend” for dental practitioners and professionals in the Asia-Pacific looking for the latest cutting-edge technology and innovations in dental solutions and services. It will be held from

Classification system for noma

11 November 2013

FDI and partners the Winds of Hope Foundation (WOH) and Gesnoma have agreed to move forward with the development of a classification system of to support th

FDI New Delhi: registration now open. Abstract submission begins 3 December

11 November 2013

Registration for the FDI Annual World Dental Congress, to be held in New Delhi, from 11 to 14 September 2014 India, is now open with special Early Bird rates available for participants wanting to avoid the last minute rush.

FDI to upgrade landmark ‘Oral Health Atlas’

11 November 2013

In one of its most exciting projects in recent times, FDI is seeking to broaden and update oral health data for a new edition of the landmark ‘Oral Health Atlas’.