Geneva, 16 April 2018 – FDI World Dental Federation published two resources – a white paper and a practical guide – as part of its Global Periodontal Health Project (GPHP), which aims to bring attention to periodontal health as a priority area for policy worldwide.
A survey carried out in 10 countries found that only 13% of parents with children aged 18 and under took their child to the dentist before their first birthday - the recommended age for a first dental visit.
Madrid, 29 August 2017 – FDI World Dental Federation issued today a chairside guide to advise clinicians on restorative interventions with their patients. It was released on the opening day of the FDI World Dental Congress in Madrid, Spain (29 August–1 September) under the umbrella of the Caries Prevention Partnership (CPP), supported by Colgate.
Geneva, Switzerland – Today on World Oral Health Day, FDI World Dental Federation is myth busting what people around the world believe to be good oral health practices, encouraging them to become better informed and take action. Oral health is integral to our general health and well-being; impacting every aspect of our lives.
New Delhi, 12 September 2014: FDI World Dental Federation, the leading international organization representing the dental profession, today launched its ‘Data Hub for global oral health’, a first of its kind online data-base for oral health and related information. The launch took place at the FDI Annual World Dental Congress inaugurated by the President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, co-hosted by FDI and the Indian Dental Association in the national capital region.