November 5, 2013
By invitation of Damián E. Basrani, president of the Argentina Dental Association (AOA), and Diego Canzani, presidente of the 37th Congress of the AOA (from 28th October to 2th November), I attended the first summit of dental medicine leaders from Portugal, Spain and Latin America.
My presentation focused on the “Future of the profession”.
From left to right, me, Pedro Pires (vice-president of the Portuguese Dental Association Board of Directors), Jaime Edelson (FDI councillor), Victor Guerrero (past-president of the Mexican Dental Association), Luiz Fernando Varrone (president of the Brazilian Dental Association/ABO) and Alvaro Roda (FDI councillor for Latin America).
Several roundtables took place: dental materials and environment, dental curricula at the university, migration, among others.
Buenos Aires “Torre Monumental”. Clock tower located in front of the summit venue.
We are all waiting for the second summit…
November 17, 2011
By invitation of the Argentina Dental Association (AOA – Asociación Odontológica Argentina), I had the privilege to participate at the 1st Meeting of Dental Medicine Leaders of Latin America (Primer Encuentro de Referentes de la Odontologia Latinoamericana) – program in pdf.
The Meeting was held on the scope of the AOA 36th International Journeys, on the 1st November.
All together photo of the "Encuentro de Referentes"
Addressing to the assembly
Group photo of all the panelists
With Eduardo Luis Ceccotti, coordinator of the session and distinguished by the AOA as "Maestro de la Odontologia Argentina"
With Damían Basrani, president of the organizing committee of the AOA 36th International Journey
With Ana Haydee Pereira, FDI programme director - Latin America
With Gilberto Pucca, responsible of the public oral health program “Brasil Sorridente”
Visit to AOA headquarters
Offering AOA the FDI publication "The Oral Health Atlas" to Ricardo Martinez Lalis, AOA president
Opening ceremony of the 36th International Journey
Concert of Diego Torres, famous Argentinian singer at Oral-B lounge after the Opening Ceremony
Visit to CORA, Confederacion Odontologica Republica Argentina, FDI regular member and representative of the profession in FDI
With Ninel Braun (left) and Roque Avellaneda (right), president and past president of CORA
Architecture and design museum
Apples at the architecture and design museum
Traditional jogging in Palermo area... thanks Argentina!