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EFP toolkit for clinicians on new classification is now available for use
The EFP toolkit for periodontists and other dental professionals to help them implement the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases has now been formally launched and materials can be viewed and downloaded from a dedicated website.
EFP prize for postgraduate research goes to studies on immunology and implants in patients with severe periodontitis
The EFP’s annual Postgraduate Research Prize was awarded at the federation’s general assembly in Bern on March 30.
Ukranian perio society conference focuses on systemic approach
A scientific conference entitled “The systemic approach to the treatment of periodontal tissue diseases in the eyes of a practicing dentist,” organised by Ukrainian Society of Periodontists, took place in Kiev on March 22.
EFP gives distinguished-scientist award to Giovan Paolo Pini Prato
At its recent general assembly in Bern, Switzerland, the EFP gave its Distinguished Scientist Award to Giovan Paolo Pini Prato, former professor of periodontology at the University of Florence and a world-renowned expert in periodontal surgery.
General assembly approves Andreas Stavropoulos as new elected member of executive committee
The general assembly of the EFP, meeting in Bern (Switzerland) on March 30, voted to approve Andreas Stavropoulos (Sweden) as the new elected member of the federation’s executive committee.
Expert speakers covered wide range of topics at Hellenic perio society symposium
The Hellenic Society of Periodontology held its 13th Symposium of Periodontology in Athens from March 15 to 17, where more than 200 dentists from Greece and beyond listened to presentations from six expert speakers from Spain and Italy.