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WDC20 interview with Prof. Lars Andersson

“I’m talking about trauma”: Interview with traumatology expert Prof. Lars Andersson

13 November 2019
Congress

Oral injuries have significant physical, psychosocial, and economic impacts and are a major public health problem. Prof. Lars Andersson will give two lectures on dental trauma in young patients next year at the FDI World Dental Congress in Shanghai, China.

Dr Seeberger chats with Unilever CEO Alan Jope

Partners in health discuss the lifelong importance of good oral health

06 November 2019
Prevention

FDI President Dr Gerhard K. Seeberger met with Unilever CEO Mr Alan Jope to discuss how the 14-year partnership between the two organizations has helped to educate people on the importance of good oral hygiene.

AEEDC 2020 Dubai

AEEDC Dubai, the region’s largest dental fair, gears up for a grand show in February 2020

31 October 2019
Event

The 24th edition of AEEDC Dubai will be held from the 4 to 6 February 2020 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Whole Mouth Health summit

Whole Mouth Health summit proceedings define a pathway to global oral health literacy

06 November 2019
Congress

The full proceedings of the Whole Mouth Health summit organized at the 2019 ADA FDI World Dental Congress are now available.

WW8 delegates

Bali Declaration on Oral Health in HIV/AIDS: dentists can help end the epidemic by 2030

23 October 2019
Event

The Declaration underlines the importance of education among oral health professionals and the public at large to effectively end the HIV/AIDS epidemic by 2030.

FDI World Dental Congress 2020 Shanghai

How China is Shaping the Future of Oral Health for the FDI World Dental Congress 2020 in Shanghai

18 October 2019
Congress

The FDI World Dental Congress 2020, which is being co-hosted by the CSA, shows a joint commitment to continue strengthening our partnership to improve the oral health of populations.

healthy food

World Food Day highlights healthy, low-sugar diets to combat malnutrition

15 October 2019
Nutrition

Achieving global food security goes beyond hunger: FDI agrees there is an urgent need to make healthy and sustainable diets affordable and accessible to all.

World Oral Health Day pledges

A how-to guide to pledge your support for World Oral Health Day 2020

02 October 2019
World Oral Health Day

In 2020, FDI will use the transformative power of pledges to show people how to take care of their mouth and body and empower them to create positive and lasting change. We want everyone to make a pledge to look after their oral health.

Children smiling in Kolkata ©Loren Joseph

Good oral health is something to grin about on World Smile Day

02 October 2019
Prevention

A healthy mouth is much more than a smile. On this World Smile Day, join FDI in appreciating what the whole mouth can do for you.

Sports Dentistry

Leeds United working to incorporate oral health into athletes’ wellness plans

02 October 2019
Prevention Sports

Notable health professionals in the sports community are working to incorporate oral health into athletes’ wellness plans.