IFDH eNews: April 2023


House of Delegates 2023 Virtual Meeting

At our last two HoD meetings, the HoDs stressed interest in meeting annually between each International Symposium Therefore, the IFDH Board has announced there will be a 3-hour, VIRTUAL meeting on:


Saturday, September 9th, 2023 10 am ET/ 4 pm CET

2023 Summit Provides Motivation, Inspiration & Guiding Actions for Dental Hygienists

The virtual 2023 IFDH Global Oral Health Summit, again, brings together influential worldwide leaders and stakeholders for 3 hours, to discuss how Dental Hygienists can contribute to reduce the burden of oral health diseases and its economic global impact.

In our third Summit in 3 years, we continue to provide Dental Hygienists with valuable information and tools to understand and implement the:

  • WHO Global Strategies on Oral Health
  • FDI Sustainability Initiative.

Saturday November 4th, 2023
10 am ET / 4 pm CET 

Rachael England, DipDH, RCSEd, MPH
Rachael England, DipDH, RCSEd, MPH
Dr. Hasan Jamal, BA, MSc, MSc, DClinDent
Dr. Hasan Jamal, BA, MSc, MSc, DClinDent
Corrie Jongbloed-Zoet, RDH
Corrie Jongbloed-Zoet, RDH


…and more!

Topics include:

  • How Can Dental Hygienists Implement Sustainability in Their Dental Practice?
  • Environmental Sustainability in Oral Healthcare:
    Setting the Scene for Dental Hygienists
  • Taking the Lead on Policy
  • Teach the Teacher Sustainability Programs
  • WHO Global Oral Health Action Plan Update

Register Now!


Global Oral Health Summit

International Symposium 2024: Save the Dates!

Plans are well underway by the Local Organizing Committee for the International Symposium on Dental Hygiene 2024 (ISDH) in Seoul, Korea.

Dates to Save:
July 11-14, 2024

If you were not able to attend the HoD Meeting and ISDH in Ireland in August 2022, see the highlights and photos.

International Symposium on Dental Hygiene 2024