EuroPerio9 is the world's largest meeting devoted to periodontology and implant dentistry taking place from 20 to 23 June 2018 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
EuroPerio9 Press Releases
Healthy diet significantly reduces gingivitis
According to a study to be presented at EuroPerio9, just four weeks of a healthy diet can significantly reduce gingivitis.
Gum disease and Coronary Artery Disease share genetic basis
Results of a meta-analysis to be presented at EuroPerio9, the world’s leading congress in periodontology and implant dentistry, found that gum disease and coronary artery disease (CAD) share a common genetic basis, involving the VAMP8 function.
EuroPerio9 abstracts online
The EuroPerio9 full scientific programme is online today, including all non embargoed abstracts. It can also be consulted on the EFP App.
EuroPerio9 Press Programme
The EuroPerio9 press programme includes three press conferences and over a dozen press releases. Click to read more.
EuroPerio9 Media Alert 2
A record-breaking 1753 abstracts were submitted to this year’s event (up 9% from EuroPerio8). The EFP announced that over 1700 studies were chosen for presentation at the meeting including 96 Oral Presentations and 232 Poster Discussions while the remaining abstracts will be presented as e-posters. The full programme will be online end of March 2018. In addition, the scientific programme includes more than 100 presentations by invited speakers among the best and most famous periodontal specialists in the world.
EP9 Media Alert 1
Over 1740 abstracts have been submitted to EuroPerio9, the world’s largest meeting devoted to periodontology and implant dentistry, representing a 10% increase from EuroPerio8 in 2015.
This alert invites press to register for this website.
EuroPerio9 images and & logos for the press
European Gum Health Day 2018
On 12 May we celebrate European Gum Health Day 2018, and the European Federation of Periodontology (EFP) has organised a press conference today in Bern (Switzerland) to launch it publicly.
EGHD18 press release
Press launch 8th May 2018
EGHD 2018 logos
Adverts and artwork
Perio and Caries Initiative
The EFP has launched the 'Perio & Caries’ initiative calling for action to reduce the burden of tooth decay and gum disease. The campaign builds on the outcomes of Perio Workshop 2016 on “The boundaries between dental caries and periodontal disease”, organised jointly with ORCA (European Organisation for Caries Research) in November 2016, funded by an unrestricted grant from Colgate.
EFP Perio and Caries campaign
The European Federation of Periodontology (EFP) has launched the Perio & Caries campaign, an ambitious European-wide initiative to help tackle gum disease and caries, the two most frequent health conditions in the world. Please find a press release with further information here.
Perio & Caries images
EFP Press Releases
New EFP president Anton Sculean focuses on gum health
About the EFP
EFP celebrates its general assembly in Vienna
An update from the EFP
Anton Sculean becomes EFP president and focuses on gum health for over-60s, EuroPerio9 and Gum Health Day 2018
EFP Logo and Images
Logo for European Gum Health Day,
Logo for EuroPerio 9
Photo of new president Anton Sculean