Certificates of appreciation/elections
FDI presented certificates of appreciation to two councillors during a brief ceremony at the General Assembly on 13 September. They are Profs Emile China (Benin) and Masaki Kambara (Japan), both stepping down after six years of loyal to FDI and its worldwide vision.
New Council members are: Dr Edoardo Cavalle (Italy), Prof. Takashi Inoue (Japan), Dr Ashok Dhoble (India) and Dr Kim Chuan How (Malaysia). The new speaker is former Councillor Dr Gerhard Seeberger.
Certificates of appreciation were also presented to retiring committee members Prof Vladimer Margel (Georgia), Prof Sun-Ook Pak (Republic of Korea), Dr. Natalia Lucas Nunez (Portugal) and Prof Prathip Phantumvanit (Thailand)
Incoming committee members are Communication and Member Support Committee: Dr Geogios Tsiogas (Greece); Dental Practice Committee: Dr Roland l’Herron (France); Science committee: Dr Harry-Sam Selikowitz (Norway); and Public Health Committee, Prof Deok-Young Park (Republic of Korea).