In celebration of World Oral Health Day, representatives of the FDI World Dental Federation presented the latest findings on oral health on 20 March at a press conference held in collaboration with the British Dental Association in London. The report identifies the main obstacles to achieving universal oral health and includes recommendations to improve oral [...] ...
Mar 29, 2014 04:00 PM |
The Indian Dental Association (IDA) is demonstrating its commitment to dental excellence with a sustained countrywide campaign in its state and local offices to promote the FDI Annual World Dental Congress among dentists and oral care auxiliaries and members of the media. ...
Jan 31, 2014 11:56 AM |
The world is gearing up to celebrate World Oral Health Day 2014, which this year focuses specifically on the importance of healthy mouths and teeth in our everyday activities.
World Oral Health Day is an international day to celebrate the benefits of a healthy mouth and to promote worldwide awareness of the issues around oral health [...] ...
Jan 28, 2014 01:00 PM |
The FDI World Dental Federation has announced that it is currently gearing up for the celebration of the 2014 World Oral Health Day, which will take place on the 20 March. The campaign is aimed at the promotion of public oral health on a global scale. ...
Jan 6, 2014 07:03 PM |
Jul 23, 2013 by JG | Rank article
Specific mention of oral diseases in WHO NCD 2013-20 action plan
The WHO global action plan for the prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases 2013-2020 contains specific mention of oral diseases. The plan was adopted by WHO member states on 27 May at the 66th World Health Assembly (Geneva, 20 to 28 May 2013).
The reference to [...] ... [Read article]
Nov 9, 2012 by JG | Rank article
100the Annual FDI-Congress in Hongkong
The following article is a short version of the report published in ALUMNI Magazine. An FDI Congress is always a good opportunity for Young Dentists Worldwide to meet up somewhere in the world. This time it was a very special congress, the 100th Annual Congress of [...] ... [Read article]
The third workshop in Dental Protection’s communication and risk management skills series will be launched on 28 August in Hong Kong during the FDI Annual World Dental Congress. Key stakeholders from a variety of countries have been invited to attend the inaugural workshop that will be introduced by Kevin Lewis (Dental Director) and facilitated by [...] ...
Aug 13, 2012 07:58 PM |
Jun 19, 2012 by JG | Rank article
YDW again got the possibility to host a forum during the FDI World Congress in Hongkong 2012. The forum will take place at the 30th of August at room hall 3B and will give 8 young dentists from all over the world the chance to hand over their experiences and professional ideas.
The topic will be: [...] ... [Read article]
In a meeting February 24 at the ADA headquarters in Chicago, the ADA, FDI World Dental Federation, and dental associations around the world urged their respective governments and the United Nations (U.N.) to recognize and address the global impact of oral disease. The ADA is a member of the FDI, an international organization comprised of [...] ...
Mar 1, 2012 12:07 PM |
Welcome to the 100th Anniversary FDI Annual World Dental Congress: a unique event in the 2012 dental calendar, with international outreach and a truly global audience. Great care has been lavished on an exceptional programme that addresses the major themes and concerns of dental practitioners today, presented by some of the world’s leading clinicians and [...] ...
Feb 28, 2012 06:22 PM |