IFDH eNews: June 2023


House of Delegates 2023 Virtual Mid-Term 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:


House of Delegates 2023 Virtual Meeting

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
  • Sustainability Initiatives.

Save the Date Saturday November 4th

Benoit Varenne, DDS, MPH, PhD
Benoit Varenne, DDS, MPH, PhD
Wanda Fedora
 Wanda Fedora, RDH
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
  • Teaching the best in continuing oral health care to mothers, teachers, nurses, caregivers and other key partners of the care team.
  • WHO Global Oral Health Action Plan Update
  • The Effect of Prevention on Sustainability

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 11-13, 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