French perio society’s ‘The Pink Matter’ congress puts focus on soft tissues
The French Society of Periodontology (SFPIO) recently held its annual meeting, a three-day congress devoted to the subject of soft tissues, which featured a strong line-up of speakers and more than 400 attendees.
Moshe Goldstein gives keynote lecture on peri-implantitis at Czech perio days
The Czech Society of Periodontology recently held its biannual Perio Days, celebrated this time in the village of Srní in South Bohemia, at which the keynote lecture was given by Moshe Goldstein, chair of the EFP postgraduate education committee.
Ireland: National press coverage and symposium
The Irish Society of Periodontology attracted considerable in European Gum Health Day through sending out a press release, which led to a substantial feature in the Irish Independent, Ireland’s biggest daily newspaper.
French society of periodontology passes ‘big society’ threshold and becomes member of European Projects Committee
The French Society of Periodontology and Oral Implantology (SFPIO) will join the EFP’s new European Projects Committee after a rapid rise in its membership means that it qualifies as a “large society”.
Spanish society of periodontology’s annual congress brought together 4,500 professionals for three days of top-level presentations
The 51st annual congress of the Spanish Society of Periodontology and Osseointegration (SEPA) brought together around 4,500 periodontists and other oral-health professionals in one of the biggest gatherings of its kind outside the EFP’s triennial EuroPerio congresses.
National activities · Gum Health Day · Russian Federation
Russia: training in oral hygiene
The Russian Society of Periodontology celebrated European Gum Health Day on May 12 with activities in various cities across the country, including Moscow, St Petersburg, Kazan, Ekaterinburg and Ufa.
Israel: Facebook campaign and slogan competition
The Israeli Society of Periodontology and Osseointegration used Facebook as its main vehicle to communicate messages about periodontal health for European Gum Health Day.