Italy: Video interviews and national campaign
The Italian Society of Periodontology and Implantology (SIdP) celebrated European Gum Health Day 2018 by launching a campaign to inform the Italian population about the importance of preventing and treating periodontal diseases.
Romania: Demonstrations for dentists and courses on medication and periodontal therapy
To mark European Gum Health Day, the Romanian Society of Periodontology organised demonstrations for general dentists and periodontists in Bucharest and other cities, aimed at promoting the importance of gum health within complex dental treatment.
Spain: Launch of report on smoking cessation and oral health
The Spanish Society of Periodontology and Osseointegration (SEPA) marked European Gum Health Day 2018 with the launch of the report Tobacco cessation and oral health, prepared by a working group involving SEPA and the National Committee for the Prevention of Tobacco Use (CNPT).
Anton Sculean and Xavier Struillou launch European Gum Health Day 2018
EFP president Anton Sculean and European Gum Health Day 2018 co-ordinator Xavier Struillou launched this year’s edition of the federation’s periodontal-health awareness day at a press conference in Bern, Switzerland, on Tuesday, May 8.
European Gum Health Day 2018 goes global, with support from 10 Latin American societies of periodontology
The EFP’s annual periodontal-health awareness day is going global, thanks to an agreement with the Ibero-Panamerican Federation of Periodontology (FIPP), whose members take part in activities to coincide with European Gum Health Day 2018 on May 12.
Videos released to promote European Gum Health Day
The EFP has released videos and video clips to promote European Gum Health Day 2018, the periodontal-health awareness initiative that takes place on May 12.
Twenty-nine EFP-affiliated societies will take part in European Gum Health Day 2018
All but one of the 30 EFP-affiliated national societies of periodontology will take part in European Gum Health Day on May 12, with a wide range of activities planned in countries from Austria to Azerbaijan, from Ukraine to the United Kingdom.