Lucy Beaman Hobbs Taylor

Pioneering women in dentistry pave the way for excellence in the profession

31 March 2020

Since its formation as a separate medical field, dentistry has gone through several reforms and has achieved huge milestones.

Dr Greg Chadwick

FDI Treasurer Dr Greg Chadwick prepares a new generation of dentists through cutting-edge technology

17 March 2020

FDI Treasurer Dr Greg Chadwick is also the dean of the ECU School of Dental Medicine in Greenville, North Carolina. His university was recently named an Apple Distinguished School. This selection highlights the school’s success as an innovative learning environment that engages students and provides tangible evidence of academic accomplishment.

FDI remembers former Executive Director Dr Per Äke Zillen

05 February 2020

Dr Per Äke Zillen of Sweden passed away on 19 January following a difficult battle with cancer. Dr Zillen was a treasured member of the oral health community and led FDI as executive director for 12 years (1989 to 2001).

Prof. Ihsane Ben Yahya

Prof. Ihsane Ben Yahya named FDI President-Elect

09 September 2019

Professor Ihsane Ben Yahya of Morocco was appointed FDI President-Elect during the elections held at the FDI General Assembly B.

Dr Gerhard Seeberger

A conversation with Dr Gerhard Seeberger, new FDI World Dental Federation president

08 September 2019

FDI World Dental Federation interviewed its newly elected president, Dr Gerhard Seeberger, who will serve a two-year term from 2019–2021.