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Year : 2010  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 85-86 Table of Contents   

8 th Asian Pacific Society of Periodontology Meeting - Singapore (29-30 August 2009)

Department of Dentistry, Colgate Australian Clinical Dental Research Centre, University of Adelaide, Frome Road, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia

Date of Submission17-Mar-2010
Date of Acceptance15-Apr-2010
Date of Web Publication13-Jul-2010

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Mark Bartold
AM Director, Colgate Australian Clinical Dental Research Centre, University of Adelaide, Department of Dentistry, Frome Road, Adelaide, South Australia -5005
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   Meeting Report Top

The 8 th International meeting of the Asian Pacific Society of Periodontology was held in Singapore on 29-30 August 2009, immediately preceding the 2009 FDI Annual World Dental Congress. Over 170 delegates attended the APSP meeting which had as its theme "Periodontology: Beyond the Pocket". The meeting was opened by Dr Hui Chee Wah, Chairman of the Local Organizing Committee. The two-day program was very full, with 19 presentations from speakers from 14 different countries. In addition, 29 posters were scheduled for presentation.[Additional file 1]

Details of the invited presentations follow:

N Laosrisin (Thailand) - Ultrasonic device: Mission possible on subgingival debridement

K Gomi (Japan) -Changing flora is changing pocket

Y Soeroso (Indonesia) - The periodontal problem related to systemic diseases in Health Service Centres in Indonesia

J-C Zhang (China) - The preliminary study on the common genetic risk factors between periodontitis and diabetes

M Tan (Philippines) - Clinical periodontal practice: The Philippine scenario

L Jin (Hong Kong) - Periodontal screening and management: The foundation of general dental practice

PM Bartold (Australia) - Periodontal systemic interrelationships - An overview of the evidence

T Van Dyke (United States of America) - Management of inflammation in periodontal disease: The future of periodontal therapy

S Ciancio (United States of America) - Periodontal advances: Impact on practice

I Ishikawa (Japan) - Periodontal regeneration based on cell sheet engineering

NP Lang (Hong Kong) - How do patient data affect treatment planning and prognosis

R Burkhardt (Switzerland) - Esthetic risk factors in plastic periodontal and periimplant surgery

EF Corbet (Hong Kong) - Periodontics: Beyond the pocket and now totally lost

H Lee (Singapore) - Immediate loading of implants in fully edentulous arches: A private practice experience

WC Tan (Singapore) - Sinus floor elevations: How the available evidence translates into clinical practice

R Longbottom (New Zealand) - Perioscopy: Ten years of experience using the dental endoscope. A periodontist's perspective

TB Taiyeb-Ali (Malaysia) - Evaluation of root coverage with autogenous connective tissue and acellular dermal matrix grafts

CK Kim (Korea) - Application of BMP and GDF-5 for periodontal regeneration: An experimental histological observation [Additional file 2]

N Surathu (India) - Periodontal intervention in the enhancement of restorative results in fixed prosthodontics and implant dentistry

The poster sessions were very successful and in keeping with tradition from previous meetings three prizes were awarded for the posted judged to be the best on the day. The winners of the poster competition (which included a cash award) were:

First place

Tomoko Hashikawa (Osaka University, Japan) Periodontal regeneration by transplantation of human adipose tissue derived stem cells

Second place

Chung Chit Hang (University of Hong Kong) Medium to long-term soft tissue health around osseointegrated titanium dental implants

Third place

Tomohiko Makino (Tsurumi University, Japan) The effects of full mouth SRP in conjunction with Azithromycin for peri-implantitis

   Elected Officers Top
[Additional file 3]

A business meeting was held and the following officers were elected:

President: Dr. KM Chung, Singapore

Immediate Past President: Dr. J Zhang, China

President Elect: Dr. LJ Jin, Hong Kong

Secretary General: Dr. S Murakami, Japan

Treasurer: Dr. Y Izumi, Japan

Honorary Advisor: Dr. I Ishikawa, Japan

Editor: Dr. PM Bartold, Australia

Councillors: Dr. N Laosrisin, Thailand

Dr. N Surathu, New Zealand

Dr. D Arunachalam, India

Dr. Y Kemal, Indonesia

Dr. J Hou, China

   Publications Top

The Proceedings of this meeting detailing full papers of all oral presentations and abstracts of the poster presentations are now under preparation and will be published in March 2010.

   Next Meeting Top

The next meeting of the APSP is scheduled to be held in Hong Kong in 2011.

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Further information about the APSP can be found at


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