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The global voice of the dental profession

FDI represents more than one million dentists worldwide. We work with our members to raise awareness about the importance of good oral health and its vital role in securing overall health and well-being. We are dedicated to safeguarding the health of people worldwide through the improved prevention, treatment, and control of oral diseases.

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Latest news
  • Women President
    07/15/2021
    In conversation with trailblazing women in dentistry: past and future presidents of FDI World Dental Federation
  • Spotlight video
    07/14/2021
    Global expert in removable prosthodontics Dr Finlay Sutton to speak at the ADA FDI World Dental Congress – Special Edition
  • Peter Mossey
    07/06/2021
    The optimal outcome of cleft care is a healthy and happy, well-adjusted person who can achieve their full potential with no long-term disability or health problems: Q&A with Prof. Peter Mossey
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IDJ EIC

FDI is seeking a new Editor-in-Chief for its International Dental Journal

FDI seeks an Editor-in-Chief who is committed to publication excellence and the advancement of global oral health. Applicants should have...

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Search our wealth of material developed by FDI experts and stay up to date with the latest resources.

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Standing Committees

NEW Elections 2021: Call for Nominations for the office of Treasurer

Regular Members are invited to submit nominations for candidates by 21 July 2021. 

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