''Biology meets Practice''

15-17 March 2019

“Aegli Zappeion”, Athens

Organizing Committee:

Chairman: Phoebus Madianos

Members: Petros Damoulis, Xanthippi Dereka, Georgios Charalampakis, Charalampos Kalaitzakis, Nikos Markou, William Papaioannou, Dimitra Sakellari, Spyridon Vassilopoulos, Sotiris Zissopoulos

Friday, March 15th 2019 

8.30 - 10.00     Registration

10.00 -10.15    Opening Ceremony

10.15 -11.00    Keynote Lecture: "Forensic sciences in the service of Justice, Public Health and society"

                                                                     Dean of School of Health Sciences National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

                                                       Professor of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology Chara Spiliopoulou

11.00-11.45     David Herrera & Silvia RoldánRelevance of Periodontitis, thinking beyond the dental practice”

11.45-12:15     Silvia Roldán & David Herrera “Benefits of Periodontal Treatment: what we can achieve with Periodontics?”

12.15-13.00     Silvia Roldán “The Halitosis patient: what do I need to know as a Dentist/Periodontist?”             

13.00-14.00     Lunch Break

14.00-15.00     Filippo Graziani “Non-surgical periodontal therapy revisited: what are the limits?”

15.00-16.00     David Herrera “Enhancing non-surgical periodontal therapy: adjunctive approaches”

16.00-16.30     Coffee Break

16.30-17.30     Mario Roccuzzo “Peri-implant keratinized tissue: esthetics or function?”

17.30-18.30     Mario Roccuzzo “Vertical bone augmentation: function or esthetics?”

Saturday, March 16th 2019 

08.30 - 09.30  Registration

09.30-10.45     Mariano Sanz “New classification of Periodontitis”

10.45-11.00     Discussion

11.00-11.30     Coffee Break

11.30-13.30     Filippo Graziani “New approaches in surgical periodontal therapy”

13.30-14.30     Ion Zabalegui “Management of soft tissue defects around teeth”

14.30-15.30     Lunch Break

15.30-16.30     Ion Zabalegui “Regeneration in periodontal therapy”

16.30-17.30     Filippo Graziani “Regeneration of unconventional defects”

Sunday, March 17th 2019 

09.30-10.30     Silvia Roldán “New concepts in diagnosis and management of peri-implant diseases”

10.30-11.30     David Herrera “Role of antimicrobials in peri-implant therapy”

11.30-12.00     Coffee Break

12.00-13.00     Ion Zabalegui “Management of soft tissue defects around implants”

13.00-14.00     Mariano Sanz “Regeneration of peri-implant defects”

14.00-14.30     Discussion - Conclusions


Registration fees

Early Bird until 28/02/2019                             From 1/03/2019

Members:              150 €                                   Members:               180 €

Non Members:       180 €                                   Non Members:        230 €

Students:               50 €                                     Students:                 90 €



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12th Symposium of Periodontology

May 20th, 21st, 22nd  2016


Speakers: Bruno Loos, William Giannobile, Filippo Graziani, Leonardo Trombelli, Giulio Rasperini, Giorgio Pagni, Danae Apatzidou, Athena Bakopoulou

Final program of the symposium here.


11th International Symposium of Periodontology

December 6th, 7th, 8th  2013


Speakers: Stefan Renvert (Kristianstad, Sweden), Angelo Mariotti (Ohio, USA), Anton Sculean (Βέρνη Ελβετία), Iain Chapple (Birmingham UK), Phoebus Madianos (Professor, University of Athens, Athens, Greece), Ioannis Karousis (Assistant Professor, University of Athens, Athens, Greece), Andreas Paraschis (Periodontist Athens), Danae Apatzidis (Lecturer, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki)

Final program of the symposium here.


10th International Symposium of Periodontology

May 14-16th,  2010


Scientific Advisors: Professors Panos Papapanou and Dimitris Tatakis

Speakers: Angelo Mariotti (Ohio, USA), Richard Palmer (London, UK), Panos Papapanou(New York, USA), Stefan Renvert (Kristianstad, Sweden), Mark Reynolds (Maryland, USA), Dimitris Tatakis (Ohio, USA)

Final programme of the symposium here (pdf) in Greek and English.


9th International Symposium of Periodontology

May 4-6th, 2007


The 9th International Symposium of Periodontology took place in Thessaloniki, hotel Makedonia Palace, from May 4th to May 6th, 2007.

Final programme of the symposium here (pdf) in Greek only.

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