EFP executive meets in Belgium to review strategy
Members of the “core” executive committee of the EFP are set to gather in Belgium for a two-day meeting to review the federation’s strategy and draft a new strategic plan.
High industry interest in Perio Master Clinic 2020
Interest from the industry in supporting next year’s Perio Master Clinic 2020 by taking exhibition space is very high, according to the EFP’s professional congress organiser Mondial Congress and Events.
EFP secretary general Nicola West: ‘I am continually looking at ways to raise and improve the profile of the EFP’
Nicola West, professor of periodontology at the University of Bristol, started a three-year term as secretary general of the EFP in March this year. In an extensive interview, she explains her priorities and talks about the federation’s international strategy, its projects with partners, the new classification of periodontal diseases, and the need to focus on communications to spread the message of “Periodontal health for a better life.”
European periodontal researchers receive awards from IADR
Leading European periodontal researchers were among the recipients of prestigious awards at the recent annual congress of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR).
EFP releases animation on oral health and pregnancy
In the latest update to its Oral Health & Pregnancy project, the EFP has released a one-minute animated video that explains the key gum-health issues that affect pregnant women.
Gum Health Day 2019: Portugal – street action in three cities
Members of the Portuguese Society of Periodontology and Implantology (SPPI) took to the streets to spread the message of “Gengivas saudáveis, sorriso bonito” (healthy gums, beautiful smile) for Gum Health Day 2019.
Gum Health Day 2019 has impact beyond EFP member societies
The impact of Gum Health Day 2019 has been felt across the world – not only in countries with an EFP-affiliated society of periodontology but in many other countries as well.