Perio & Diabetes campaign launches on World Diabetes Day
The EFP launched its latest outreach project, focusing on the relationship between periodontal disease and diabetes, on November 14, World Diabetes Day.
Four-day Perio Workshop 2018 on bone regeneration is under way
Seventy-five experts have gathered for a four-day meeting in which the topic of bone regeneration and the regenerative technologies used in dentistry is under the spotlight.
ACTA researcher receives prize for JCP paper on prevalence of diabetes in periodontitis patients
A researcher at the Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), and alumna of the university’s EFP-accredited postgraduate programme in periodontology, has been awarded a prize for a paper about the prevalence of diabetes in people with periodontitis.
EFP pays tribute to ‘father of periodontal medicine’ Steven Offenbacher
The periodontal world is grieving following the loss of one of its true giants, Steven Offenbacher, who passed away unexpectedly on August 9, 2018, at the young age of 67.
Dental world mourns passing of a great scientist
Ziedonis (Zie) Skobe sadly passed away at his home on August 5, 2018 at the age of 77. For many in periodontology and oral biology he was the most brilliant electron microscopist, who graced the basement floor of the old Forsyth Dental Institute at its original location at Fenway Boston.
EFP releases video on new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases
The EFP has released a video about the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases that is set to have a global impact on the practice of periodontology and implant dentistry.