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A rewarding experience guaranteed at FDI Marrakesh Congress

The 1st African Regional Dental Congress will be held in Marrakesh, Morocco from 27-29 April, under the theme ‘Driving Africa towards Optimal Oral Health’. Read the programme and register.



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FDI keeps oral health on non-communicable disease agenda

FDI emphasized that oral health promotion can help achieve four of nine voluntary targets in the NCD global action plan 2013-2020, in the context of preparations for the 3rd UN High-level Meeting on the Prevention and Control of NCDs, to be held in 2018.



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FDI calls for measuring health rather than disease

FDI seeks to anchor oral health and its new definition within the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and associated Goals.



13
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Dentists should be consulted about AMR FDI tells WHO

FDI tells WHO that as dentists are among the major prescribers of antibiotics, estimated at between 7–11% of all antibiotic prescriptions they must be involved in antibiotic stewardship activities.



03
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Science, practice, and ethics of implant dentistry

FDI Madrid 2017 will be an important platform for FDI Affiliate Member the Academy of Osseointegration to promote the science, practice, and ethics of implant dentistry, improve the predictability of patient outcomes and explore some of the nuances of the more advanced concepts, says AO Vice-President Dr James Taylor.



01
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In memoriam: former Scientific Chair Prof. Ivar Mjor

FDI has just learnt of the passing on 6 January of former Science Committee Chair Ivar Mjør (Norway). In that role, Prof. Mjør was a major facilitator of FDI-WHO scientific cooperation, which resulted most notably in the WHO Consensus Statement on Dental Amalgam, adopted by the FDI General Assembly in September 1997 in Seoul, Korea (Republic of).


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