Niklaus Lang pays tribute to Raúl Caffesse, ‘a real role model’
Following the recent death of Professor Raúl Caffesse (1938-2019), Niklaus P. Lang, his former student and colleague for half a century, offers a personal tribute.
In memoriam: Raúl Caffesse
The EFP was sad to hear the news of the death of Raúl Caffesse, one of the leading figures in contemporary periodontology. Prof Mariano Sanz, on behalf of the EFP, offers a tribute to “an exemplary teacher.”
Postgraduate Symposium: high-quality presentations and an active audience
The new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases, bone-augmentation techniques, the relationship between periodontal risk and nutrition, and the possible links between periodontitis and sleep apnoea – these were just some of the topics covered at the EFP’s 8th Postgraduate Symposium.
Postgraduate Symposium takes place in Sweden with 100 students and 32 teachers
The EFP’s 8th Postgraduate Symposium takes place from September 5 to 7, bringing together teachers and students from the 17 EFP-accredited programmes in periodontology to share clinical and research presentations.
EFP Alumni will meet at Perio Master Clinic 2020
EFP Alumni, the organization of graduates of EFP-accredited programmes in periodontology and members of faculty, will hold a get-together during next year’s Perio Master Clinic 2020 in Dublin.
Lior Shapira tells international dental congress how ‘networking’ is essence of the EFP
Lior Shapira, elected member of the EFP executive committee and co-ordinator of Gum Health Day 2019, gave a presentation about the federation at a key international conference devoted to the future of dental education.