PAKISTAN: Professor Dr. Fazal Ghani, Head of Prosthodontics Department, Dean Postgraduate Dental Sciences and Coordinator International, Peshawar Dental College (Pakistan), an elective candidate for the position of a member of the FDI Standing Committee on Science, has been awarded with a travel grant by the FDI Membership Liaison and Support Committee. This grant enables Prof. Dr. Ghani to attend 2018’s FDI Congress and General Assembly, in Buenos Aires Argentina. All expenses in regards to travelling will be refunded and one week’s accommodation will be taken care of by the FDI, in addition to free attendance in the Congress.
As beneficiary, Prof Ghani will have access to attending various events including the FDI business and regular meetings, the Open Forum 1, 2 & 3, General Assembly A & B, NLO Forum, Membership Liaison and Support Committee Meeting, Asia Pacific Regional Organization Meeting, World Oral Health Forum, Women Dentists Worldwide Forum and World Oral Health Day Launch.
In accordance with FDI General Assembly’s Travel Grant, Prof. Ghani will have to prepare reports for the FDI Head Office in Geneva, Switzerland, based on all business meetings he attends. Those reports will serve as an over all review and shall aid in implementing further improvements. They will also help in learning and identifying various strategies and activities for benefitting the oral health system within Pakistan, through involvement of our regional and global health forums and country’s various dental associations.