News Archive (2013-2016)
EstePerio2013 1st International Congress of Periodontology and Esthetic Dentistry, 28-29 October 2016, Baku - Azerbaijan (30.04.2013)
The Congress with 150+ participants was organized by Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology and Azerbaijani Association of Esthetic Dentistry with the support of Azerbaijan Republic Ministry of Health on 25-27 April 2013 in Baku, Azerbaijan.
''Gingival Augmentation and Root Coverage Procedures in Clinical Practice'' Workshop (22.04.2013)
''Periodontal Diagnosis, Instrumentation, Initial Periodontal Therapy in the Clinical Practice'' Workshop (22.04.2013)
European Federation of Peridontology (EFP) 1st Master Clinic Conference, 7-8 February 2014, Paris (France) (11.02.2014)
Dr. Cavid Ahmedeyli, President of Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology was attending EFP 1st Master Clinic Conference focused on Peri-implant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 7-8 February 2014, Paris (France).
European Federation of Periodontology Full Guidelines on Prevention of Periodontal and Peri-implant Diseases (15.11.2015)
Dental professionals, periodontists, hygienists, and dental students can download the full general guidelines to emerge from the ‘Prevention Workshop’, a refocussing of oral health priorities based on the conclusions of the XI European Workshop in Periodontology, held in November 2014, focusing on the prevention of periodontal and peri-implant diseases.
European Federation of Periodontology Prevention Workshop Webinar (09.11.2015)
European Federation of Periodontology Prevention Workshop Webinar hosted by Prof. Mariano Sanz, Prof. Iain Chapple, Prof. Søren Jepsen, Prof. Maurizio Tonetti on 'Effective prevention of periodontal and peri-implant diseases’.
PerioBaku2015 International Periodontology Congress (28.09.2015)
The congress was held on September 25-26, 2015 in Kempinski Hotel Badamdar, Baku-Azerbaijan. The congress focused on recent advancements and prospects in Periodontology, including Pre-Congress Workshops by the cooperation of famous world-leading experts in Periodontology, such as Prof. Claudio Mongardini (ITALY), Prof. Giano Ricci (ITALY), Prof. Andrea Pilloni (ITALY), Prof. Roberto Rotundo (ITALY), Prof. Roberto Rossi (ITALY) establishing the presentations in the format that each session was devoted to a specific chapter of Periodontology, from etiopathogenesis to the classification of periodontal disease, from the etiological treatment to periodontal surgery.
iTOP educational seminar and hands-on course about ''Individual oral health training'' (24.09.2015)
iTOP educational pre-congress (PerioBaku2015 internatıonal Periodontology Congress) seminar and hands-on course about ''Individual oral health training'' was held for Dental Professionals on September 24th 2015 in Kempinski Hotel Badamdar, Baku-Azerbaijan. At this meeting, Dr. Fariz Emciyev, Dr. Cavid Ahmedbeyli, Dr. Gunay Habibzade presented their lectures with interactive disscusions about this topic. The President of Azerbaijan Society of Periodontology, Dr Cavid Ahmedbeyli lectured on ''The role of antimicrobial agents in the treatment of periodontal diseases''.
Honorary Members 2015 (01.09.2015)
By the decision of Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology Board Committee, Prof. Selçuk Yilmaz (Turkey) and Prof. Andrea Pilloni (Italy) have been granted HONORARY MEMBERSHIP for the special achievements in the development of Periodontology in Azerbaijan.
EuroPerio8 International Confrence in Periodontology, London - Great Bretagne (08.06.2015)
The members of Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology Board Committee and almost 50 dentists practising in Periodontology were attending EuroPerio8 International Confrence in Periodontology, prestigious international meeting organized by the European Federation of Peridontology and co-hosted by British Society of Peridontology, in London (UK) on 3-6 June 2015.
''Fundamentals of Periodontal Therapy'' Seminar for undergraduate and postgraduate students of Azerbaijan Medical University (19.04.2015) Link: http://www.perio.az/events-spt2015
''Non-surgical Periodontal Therapy'' Seminar for Private Practice General Dentists (02.03.2015) Link: http://www.perio.az/events-sipt2015
Honorary Members 2016 (01.11.2016)
By the decision of Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology Board Committee, Prof. Nikolaos Donos (Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom), Prof. Wim Teughels (Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium), Prof. Irına Makeeva (I.M. Sechenov First Moscow Medical University, Russian Federation) and Prof. Oktay Seyidbayov (Azerbaijan State Advanced Training Institute for Doctors, Azerbaijan) have been granted HONORARY MEMBERSHIP for the special achievements in the development of Periodontology in Azerbaijan.
EstePerio2016 2nd International Congress of Periodontology and Esthetic Dentistry, 28-29 October 2016,
Baku - Azerbaijan (01.11.2016)
The Congress with 350+ participants was organized by the cooperation of Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology, Azerbaijani Association of Esthetic Dentistry and Azerbaijan State Advanced Training Institute for Doctors Department of Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery with the support of Azerbaijan Republic Ministry of Health on 28-29 October 2016 in Baku, Azerbaijan. Main purpose of the Congress was to promote the development of Periodontology, Oral Implantology and Esthetic Dentistry in Azerbaijan; to introduce Periodontology to the dentists and general public as a separate specialization of Dentistry, to support scientific-research work in these field, to carry out enlightenment work among dentists in public and private sectors and increase their knowledge in this area. The congress have focused on recent advancements and prospects in Periodontology, Implantology and Esthetic Dentistry, including Pre-Congress Master-classes by the cooperation of famous world-leading international and national experts.
''Periodontal & Peri-implant Soft Tissue Reconstruction Surgery'' Workshop (28.02.2016)
''Periodontal & Peri-implant Initial Periodontal Therapy'' Workshop (24.01.2016)
Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology in cooperation with Geistlich Biomaterials held a seminar & workshop on "Soft & hard tissue preservation and reconstruction around teeth and implants". (25.12.2017)
EFP Perio Insight (Issue N: 5) has been published (18.12.2017)
EFP Perio Insight Autumn 2017 issue, which features a new design, contains a detailed and clear account of regenerative periodontal therapies written by Prof. Anton Sculean and a comprehensive interview with Prof. Soren Jepsen about the EuroPerio9 scientific programme. https://www.efp.org/publications/perioinsight/perioinsight05/
European Federation of Periodontology invites the members of the Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology to participate in the ''EFP PerioVision Photo Contest 2018''. Participation Deadline: 26 February 2018 (12.12.2017) www.perio.az/efp-periovision-photo-contest
EFP Perio Insight (Issue N:4) has been published (02.08.2017)
The main article in this edition of Perio Insight is an in-depth analysis of the state of current knowledge about the role of genetics in the aetiology of periodontal disease, written by Bruno G. Loos and Deon P.M. Chin, of the Academic Centre for Dentistry in Amsterdam. This issue also includes a report on the global call for action to reduce the impact of periodontal diseases on health and well-being which has been supported by 50 international and national periodontal societies, including the EFP, Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology and its other affiliated national societies of periodontology. https://www.efp.org/publications/perioinsight/perioinsight04/
European Federation of Periodontology launches project for alumni of graduate programmes (02.08.2017)
European Federation of Periodontology (EFP) has launched the EFP Alumni project to create network based around the federation’s accredited programmes in periodontology that are now taught at 17 universities in 10 countries. Membership is open to more than 400 graduates from an EFP-accredited programme, to past and present teachers and professors at these programmes, and to members of the current or a previous EFP executive committee. Dr. Cavid Ahmedbeyli, President of Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology, is the first Azerbaijani Periodontist who has graduated from an EFP accredited programme in Periodontology at Yeditepe University (Turkey) in 2011.
Azerbaijan has actively celebrated 12 may European Gum Health Day (15.05.2017)
Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology became the member of the European Federation of Periodontology (04.04.2017)
Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology has been accepted as the Associate Member Society of the European Federation of Periodontology. The decision took place at the European Federation of Periodontology General Assembly held in Santiago de Compostela (Spain) on April 1st, 2017. The membership application of the Society including the information about the National Society, main scientific and professional activities; periodontal education, research and practice in Azerbaijan have been presented at the meeting by Dr. Cavid Ahmedbeyli, President of Azerbaijan Society of Periodontology.
European Federation of Periodontology 2nd Perio Master Clinic, Valetta (Malta)
2nd Perio Master Clinic focused on ''Peri-Implantitis: From aetiology to treatment'' was organised by the European Federation of Periodontology and Turkish Society of Periodontology in Malta on 3-4 March 2017. Azerbaijan was presented at the meeting by Dr. Cavid Ahmedeyli, President of Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology and other dentists practicing the Periodontology & Implant Dentistry in Azerbaijan. The aim of Perio Master Clinic meetings was to bring together clinicians with the desire to improve their skills in clinical practice to the highest levels of excellence. The faculty had been selected from the leading experts and clinicians on peri-implant diseases.
Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology has actively celebrated the 12 May 2018 European Gum Health Day, an international awareness day, jointly with the European Federation of Periodontology.
European Federation of Periodontology General Assembly was held in Vienna.
European Federation of Periodontology General Assembly was held in Vienna on March 17, 2018, with the participation of 30 EFP National Member Societies. Azerbaijan was presented at the meeting by Dr. Cavid Ahmedbeyli, President of Azerbaijani Society of Periodontology. EFP activities and achievements for 2017-2018, EuroPerio9, European Gum Health Day, Publications, EFP Alumni, Perio & Caries, Oral Health & Pregnancy and other important topics were discussed. Prof. Anton Sculean (Bern University, Switzerland) will serve as the President of the EFP for the period of 2018-2019. The gala dinner was held at Palais Ferstel Vienna Palace in the honor of the national society representatives.
Dr. Cavid Ahmedbeyli will talk at EuroPerio9 PerioTalks session in June 2018.
EFP hosted a special training session in Vienna with Barbara Rogoski, TEDx speaker coach, for 8 speakers that were selected for EuroPerio9 Perio Talks session where Dr. Cavid Ahmedbeyli (Azerbaijan) will talk about “Life experience changing national periodontology vision”. Perio Talks is the first big event created especially for EFP Alumni, the recently created group which brings together graduates and teachers of the EFP 16 accredited postgraduate programmes in periodontology. This event will be one of the innovations at EuroPerio9 in June 2018, where speakers will talk about what has inspired their professional careers.