More than 6,000 delegates attend SEPA’s 60th anniversary congress, where Mariano Sanz receives platinum medal
The Spanish Society of Periodontology and Osseointegration (SEPA) celebrated its 60th anniversary at a well-attended congress in Valencia from May 29 to June 1.
Clinical practice · Communication · New Classification
World No Tobacco Today: EFP highlights importance of smoking cessation to periodontal health
Today (May 31) is World No Tobacco Day, an international awareness initiative driven by the World Health Organization.
Gum Health Day 2019: Taiwan – public talks across the country
The Taiwan Academy of Periodontology, which joined the EFP in March as one of the new international associate members, actively participated in Gum Health Day 2019.
National activities · Gum Health Day · Netherlands
Gum Health Day 2019: Netherlands – mobile dental practice for free screenings
The Dutch Society of Periodontology (NVvP) organised its Gum Health Day events on May 16 (rather than May 12, which fell on a Sunday) and more than 80 periodontal, dental, and oral-hygiene practices participated by offering free consultations.
Gum Health Day 2019: Croatia – public event and university lecture
The centrepiece of the Croatian Society of Periodontology’s activities for Gum Health Day was a public event in Split, which was organised by society members Marija Roguljić, Dario Bojčić and Ana Družijanić.
Gum Health Day 2019: Sweden – press release and social-media promotion
For Gum Health Day, the Swedish Society of Periodontology issued a press release and promoted the awareness day on its website and via social media.