2013 FDI Annual World Dental Congress

Online Abstract Submission

Online Abstract Submission

Online Registration

Dünya Kongre Şehirleri - #1 İstanbul

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Abstract Presentations

Abstract Presentation Schedule has been announced. Please click for:

Please note that each poster will be on display for 1 day. Posters should be hanged in the morning before 10:30 and should be collected before 16:30 each day. A poster help desk will be available to hang posters. Posters not collected in time will be discarded.

Abstract Submission Starts 3 December 2012
Abstract Submission Ends 05 April 2013
Abstract Acceptance Announcements 1 May 2013
Registration Deadline for Accepted Abstract Authors 31 May 2013
Final Programme Announcement 1 August 2013

Authors can submit abstracts for oral, poster and poster discussion for the 101st FDI AWDC. The final presentation type of the accepted abstract is under the discretion of congress scientific committee. All abstracts must be prepared in English only.

Abstract submission is now closed. Thank you very much for the great interest and the record number of abstracts. Abstracts are now being processed and evaluated by the scientific committee. Abstract acceptance information will be availably by May 1st, 2013. Please login to the online abstract system to monitor the status of your abstract. Abstract submitters will be informed on the status of their abstracts via e-mail. The presenters of accepted abstract should complete their registration before May 31st 2013 in order to be included in the scientific program.


Online Abstract System Procedure
  • Authors shall open an account on the online abstract system with a username and a password.
  • Each presenter can present only one abstract.
  • Please do not forget to authorize your abstract once submitted. Only authorized abstracts will be evaluated. Abstracts not authorized by the authors will not be submitted to referees.

Abstract Submission Rules

  • Abstract shall not be longer than 250 words.
  • Abstract title must be less than 10 words and express the researches essence.
  • Name, last name, title, institution, city and contact details of authors shall be stated clearly.
  • Presenting author shall be stated in the system.
  • Abstract body shall not include any indication of the personal details of authors.
  • Avoid reference to institution names, locations, or funding sources in the abstract.
  • Abstract (except for case reports) shall include the sections:

    Aim or purpose:
    In one brief sentence, provide the rational for the investigation and/or the question to be answered, with or without short citation(s). Citations should be listed and provide the name and initials of authors (max 3), title of article, title of journal, year of publication, the volume number and first and last page numbers in full.

    Please note: the aim implies that case reports cannot be accepted, unless the findings lead to more general statements.

    Materials and methods:
    The experimental conditions should be reported briefly (i.e. age group, nature of the animals, sex, and approval from the Ethics Committee at the presenter’s institution). The clinical approach should be precise, and the period of time studied taken into account in the interpretation. The methods used should also be clearly indicated (i.e. image analysis, biochemical data, histological, immunohistological or molecular probes used for the analysis of the data, statistical significance). 

    The results should be stated in a maximum of three sentences.

    This is any conclusion(s) that can be drawn from the presentation. This final statement is crucial because it supports the scientific value of the poster.
  • Abstracts of the unfinished researches will not be evaluated.
  • No tables, charts or graphics shall be included in the abstracts.
  • Abstracts shouldn’t prepared like a presentation type which has already submitted.
  • The abstract has not been submitted and accepted at another national or international scientific meeting

Evaluation Criteria
The evaluation by the reviewers is based on;
Scientific or Clinical interest in the question to be assessed
Sufficient data provided
Clinical impact

Acceptance Announcement

  • Abstract acceptance letters will be sent by May 1st, 2013.
  • Abstract acceptance letters will be sent to the submitting authors contact e-mail address in the system.
  • All accepted abstracts will be highlighted in the system and authors will be able to monitor the actual situation of their abstracts.
  • At least 1 of the authors of each accepted abstract shall register before May 31st 2013, in order to include their abstract in the final scientific program.

Abstract Subjects

  1. General Dentistry and Oral Health

  2. Preventive Dentistry
  3. 2.1 Caries
    2.2 Periodontology
    2.3 Epidemiology
    2.4 Orthodontics
    2.5 Public Health

  4. Dental Treatment & Restorative Dentistry
  5. 3.1 Caries
    3.2 Periodontics
    3.3 Endodontics
    3.4 Pedodontics
    3.5 Materials
    3.6 Esthetics
    3.7 Prosthetics

  6. Implantology
  7. 4.1 Implantology
    4.2 Oral Surgery
    4.3 Oral Medicine
    4.4 Oral Pathology
    4.5 Oral Immunology

Poster Format:
Size of Poster boards – portrait format 150cm (height) x 90 cm (width) mounted with pins/tacks.  Poster presenters will be required to stand by their posters during lunch time sessions (which will be specified when accepted).  Poster should be taken down only at the end of the Conference Exhibition.

Oral Presentation:
Ten minute verbal presentation on a topic of your choice followed by a two minutes discussion. Only single screen multi-media projector will be available for free communications only.

Poster Discussion Session:
In chaired poster discussion session, besides having the poster in the poster area, an additional short presentation (5 min) with a maximum of 3 slides will be performed in the designated hall. Following all presentations, the audience will be given the chance to ask questions about the presented posters.

Certificate of Participation:

Will be awarded on site. It is required for presenters to be present physically to present their posters at times specified.

Please note that:
Deadline for submitters to register with an early bird fee: June 15th 2013
You may not present previously published or presented work.
The official language of the meeting and all communications must be in English.
No commercial products or techniques will be permitted

Please do not hesitate to contact fdi2013abstract@k2-events.com for more information.