Armenia, Yerevan, November, 2019
Armenian Dental Association (ADA), International Association of Myofunctional Therapy in Medicine and Dentistry (IAMTMD), Yerevan State Medical University and KLANSE Dental Clinic held an International Conference and master classes on the importance of myofunctional therapy
in modern dentistry.
This conference and master class became part of the World Dental Federation continuing education program.
Opening remarks were made by the head of the Continuing Education Committee of Europe, professor, dentist Hande Sarr, President of the ADA Lazar Yesayan, President of the IAMTMD Valentina Gecha, Professor Bedros Yavru-Sakuk from New York
and head of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, YSMU, orthodontist, MD, professor Hrant Ter-Poghosyan.
World Dental Federation (FDI) Annual Meeting
USA, San Francisco, September 2019
The World Dental Federation is one of the most respected and well-known professional organisations in the world. Under the name “Federation Dentaire Internationale” — FDI, it was created in 1900 in Paris by Dr. Charles Godon of the Paris School of Dentists (Ecole Dentaire de Paris) and five other dentists.
Every year, the FDI holds the World Dental Congress and exhibition — "FDI WORLD DENTAL CONGRESS AND EXHIBITION" in different countries of the world. This year, a large-scale event was held in San Francisco (USA).
During the scientific session of the FDI Dental Practice Committee Forum: Dentistry and Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders, Valentina Gecha made a presentation on the role of the airway for the maxillofacial growth and development and general health. The report was highly appreciated by the members of the organising committee.
On behalf of the Association, we express our gratitude for the opportunity. The report was highly appreciated by the members of the organizing committee. On behalf of the Association, we are grateful for this opportunity.