LONDON, UK: The UK has become the first country in the world to approve a clinically tested COVID-19 vaccine after the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) authorised the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine for emergency use. The vaccine is set to be rolled out from next week onwards, and elderly people and NHS staff are to be prioritised—although details on how dental professionals, for example, fit into this plan are yet to be finalised.
DUBAI, UAE: The UAE International Dental Conference and Arab Dental Exhibition (AEEDC) in Dubai is the gateway to the emerging and far-reaching dental market in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia (MENASA) region. Again in 2020, and for its 24th edition, a wide range of dental products, equipment and services will be showcased under the theme of “Education and Innovation Transfer”. As one of the largest dental events in the MENASA region, AEEDC Dubai will host a number of practical and interactive activities that will run alongside the exhibition halls from 4 to 6 February.
The International Federation of Dental Anesthesiology Societies is an international organisation of dental and/or medical societies engaged in education, research, and improved methods of treatment in the fields of pain and anxiety control through dental anesthesia, analgesia and sedation and other related branches of dentistry.