Four francophone perio societies collaborate to translate New Classification guidelines for their members
The EFP guidance notes for clinicians on the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases have been translated into French and published by four of the federation’s affiliated national societies of periodontology in French-speaking countries.
Romanian perio society conference focuses on periodontal medicine
The Romanian Society of Periodontology held a conference on periodontal medicine on October 4, with main speakers from across the country and presentations from young doctors from the specialised periodontal programme at the Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Bucharest.
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Periodontology gains recognition as speciality in Azerbaijan
The government of the Azerbaijan Republic has given official recognition of periodontology as a speciality, after campaigning by the Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology.
German perio society annual meeting focuses on aesthetics
Almost 900 periodontists and other dental professionals attended the annual meeting of the German Society of Periodontology (DG PARO), held in Darmstadt from September 19 to 21.
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: Morocco – awareness campaign and video
The Moroccan Society of Periodontology and Implantology (SMPI) held an awareness and screening campaign, targeted at young patients, at Casablanca University Hospital as part of its Gum Health 2019 activities.