EFP president Filippo Graziani reviews progress in 2019 and looks ahead to 2020
As 2019 draws to a close, EFP president Filippo Graziani offers his season's greetings to the periodontal community, reflecting on what has been an exciting and successful year for the federation and looking ahead to the challenges of 2020.
National activities · New Classification · Netherlands
New classification is focus of Dutch perio society congress
The Dutch Society of Periodontology (NVvP) recently held a congress in the town of Bussum where topics covered included the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases, aesthetics, and treating periodontal disease in elderly people.
Novel NIPSA technique shows promise in managing combined intra-suprabony periodontal defects
There are promising results from a new technique for the regenerative treatment of deep intra-bony defects: the non-incised papillae surgical approach (NIPSA).
Deadline for discounted registration fees for Perio Master Clinic 2020 is November 30
November 30 is the deadline for "early bird" bookings for Perio Master Clinic 2020 that offer significant discounts on standard registration fees.
National activities · New Classification · Germany
Three perio societies make clinical guidance notes on New Classification available in German
The EFP guidance notes for clinicians on the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases have been translated into German and published by three of the federation’s affiliated national societies of periodontology in German-speaking countries.