EFP's Facebook page passes 2,000-subscriber milestone
After months of continuous growth, the EFP's Facebook page has passed the milestone of 2,000 subscribers. As of June 30, a total of 2,072 oral-healthcare professionals and others interested in periodontal health had clicked the 'Like' button on the Facebook page in order to receive the EFP’s posts every day. Subscriptions are growing at about 4% per week.
Prime time BBC health programme brings massive boost for periodontal disease awareness
A new two-part BBC series investigating poor dental hygiene has brought a huge boost to efforts to raise public awareness of periodontal disease.
'The Sound of Periodontitis' - EFP-funded film on patients’ experience of gum disease premieres at EuroPerio8
The EFP-funded documentary film The Sound of Periodontitis: The patient’s view of gum disease received its world premiere on June 3 at the EuroPerio8 congress in London, giving centre stage to the perspective of patients.
Pioneering film on patient perspectives of periodontal treatment - watch the trailer
This documentary’s title expresses a wish to counter the idea of periodontitis as a “silent” disease and to give a voice to patients.
May 12, European Periodontology Day
After launching the European Periodontology Day last year, the EFP is celebrating its second edition today, May 12, by calling for greater awareness of periodontal disease and increased action on prevention.
The EFP celebrates World Oral Health Day and highlights importance of prevention
World Oral Health Day was held on March 20 as the international day to celebrate the benefits of a healthy mouth and to promote worldwide awareness of oral-health and the importance of oral hygiene.
More than 1,000 people sign up to EFP’s LinkedIn page in first month
Gaining professional recognition, networking with colleagues, and identifying professional opportunities are the three main services offered by social network LinkedIn to its users. As part of its expanding social-media activity, the EFP launched its own page on LinkedIn a month ago – and already more than 1,000 oral-healthcare professionals have subscribed.