The Federation Dentaire Internationale (FDI), the World Dental Federation, was founded on 15 Aug 1900 in Paris. The membership of the FDI comprises National Dental Associations from 135 countries.
Malaysia hosted the FDI Annual World Dental Congress 2001 from 27 Sep to 1 Oct, held at Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) in Kuala Lumpur, with programmes including international and local speakers covering topics on oral health care, interactive workshops, open discussions and sharing of information as well as experience.
Besides the congress, participants also attended the World Dental Exhibition, which is an integral part of the Congress. The largest and most up-to-date dental exhibition ever held then in this region, it showcased technical advancements, innovations and latest developments in the field of dentistry.
Date of Issue : 27 Sep 2011
Postmark : Kuala Lumpur
Denomination : RM1.00
Stamp Size : 76mm x 28mm
Paper : SPM Watermarked, Phosphor Coated
Printing Process : Lithography
A LIL' NOTE
FDI is in official relations with the World Health Organization (WHO) and a member of the World Health Professionals Alliance (WHPA).
Click here for FDI's official website.