PEOPLE: Increased professionalisation, expansion of graduate programme, and media campaigns are priorities of new EFP president Juan Blanco
Juan Blanco Carrión, who became president of the EFP after the general assembly in Berlin in April, highlights three priorities for his year in office.
FOCUS: 25 years of the EFP: what has changed in European periodontology?
To mark the EFP’s 25th anniversary, Perio Insight asked the presidents of the national societies and the members of the EFP committees to talk about the changes over the last quarter century, about what the EFP has achieved, and about the federation’s priorities for the future.
PEOPLE: Edwin Winkel looks back with pride on the External Affairs Committee’s first six years
After six years as chairman of the EFP’s External Affairs Committee, Edwin Winkel is standing down and handing over to Tiernan O’Brien. He tells Perio Insight about the challenges he has faced as the first chairman of a committee whose importance has grown but whose remit has perhaps not always been clear. He explains why a new focus – and a new name for the committee – is now needed.