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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’.

IDA, oral health and affordable care

11 November 2013

In the second part of our three part-interview, Indian Dental Association (IDA) President Dr Pramod Gurav talks about

Interdisciplinary conference on health professions regulation

11 November 2013

The World Health Professions Alliance WHPA has announced that the interdisciplinary conference on health professions regulation will be held in Geneva, Switzerland, on 17 and 18 May 2014.

NDAs: apply for project funding!

11 November 2013

National Dental Associations are invited to apply for project funding from the FDI World Dental Development Fund (WDDF). The deadline is 15 February 2014. 

Dentistry in India: role and challenges

04 October 2013

In the first of a series of three interviews, Dr Pramod Y.

Huge success for inaugural Osseointegration Symposium

02 October 2013

With a panel of renowned leading international experts and a conference hall stretched to the limit of its capacity, the inaugural Symposium of the Academy of Osseointegration (AO) was one of the many major success stories of the 2013 Annual Dental Congress in Istanbul (28 to 31 August).

Official: Bangkok to host 2015 FDI Annual World Dental Congress

09 September 2013

Bangkok will be hosting the 2015 FDI Annual World Dental Congress from 22-25 September 2015. The contract between FDI and the Dental Association of Thailand was signed at a brief ceremony on 27 August in advance of the official opening of FDI 2013 Istanbul.

FDI launches its observatory for oral health

29 August 2013

FDI World Dental Federation launched its ‘Observatory for Oral Health Prevention and Control’ on 29 August during the Annual World Dental Congress in Istanbul.

World Oral Health Day: making prevention fun

28 August 2013

From message-carrying elephants in Nepal to giant dancing toothbrushes in the Seychelles, from world record-breaking communal tooth brushing events in Lagos to the NASDAQ opening in New York, there are multiple ways of celebrating World Oral Health Day (WOHD) - and most of them were tried in one