News

Total number of World Oral Health Day celebrations: 36 and counting!

03 May 2013

Following FDI’s preliminary report of 15 national World Oral Health Day celebrations, a further 21 events have been communicated, including a policy roundtable ‘In Teeth we Trust’ at the European Parliament.

9th CDA Scientific Convention and Trade Exhibition

04 April 2013

The Cambodian Dental Association (CDA) has just held its 9th consecutive Scientific Convention and Trade Exhibition. It took place in the nation’s capital Phnom Penh city on 15 and 16 March 2013.

FDI President reiterates WOHD message at dental gathering in Chinese Taipei

04 April 2013
A recent invitation from the Taipei Dental Association gave FDI President Dr Orlando Monteiro da Silva the opportunity to reiterate to an audience in Asia the World Oral Health Day message

World Oral Health Day: preliminary reports

04 April 2013

From Armenia to Australia, from Mexico to Myanmar and from Portugal to Pakistan, news is coming in daily of the huge investment by FDI national dental associations in World Oral Health Day 2013 and its universal message ‘Heal

FDI President-Elect Dr Tin Chun Wong delivers prevention message at Hanoi (Vietnam) WOHD event

22 March 2013

World Oral Health Day (WOHD), 20 March, FDI President-Elect Dr Tin Chun Wong delivered a message of prevention at a special event held in Hanoi, Vietnam.

World Oral Health Day opens NASDAQ

22 March 2013

The NASDAQ stock exchange in New York City opened 20 March with a salute to World Oral Health Day, courtesy of FDI partner Henry Schein, Inc, a NASDAQ-listed company.

Gearing up for WOHD 2013

28 February 2013

FDI is gearing up for World Oral health Day 2013, 20 March, with some surprises in store for its members and the general public and great support from national dental associations!

IADS wants to expand overseas research programme

28 February 2013

The International Association of Dental Students (IADS) is looking to expand its network of universities collaborating in its International Dental Research Programme (IDRP) and is seeking advice from within the acade

News from Mozambique and Brazil

28 February 2013

The Mozambique government has issued two reports on its oral health campaign in schools in 2011 and 2012, both of which, they conclude achieved their objectives. They are available in Portuguese only.