The World Dental Council (WDC) is an international organization committed to promoting oral health and advancing the field of dentistry worldwide. Our mission is to serve as a global advocate for oral health, working collaboratively with dental professionals, organizations, and governments to achieve our goals.
Our primary objectives are as follows:
1. Promote Oral Health: We strive to raise awareness about the importance of oral health and its impact on overall well-being. We advocate for preventive measures, education, and access to dental care for all individuals, regardless of their socioeconomic background or geographic location.
2. Enhance Dental Education: We support the continuous professional development of dental professionals by promoting high-quality dental education, conference and training programs. We encourage the adoption of evidence-based practices and the incorporation of technological advancements in dental education.
3. Foster Ethical and Professional Standards: We are committed to upholding the highest ethical and professional standards in the dental profession.
4. Collaborate and Share Knowledge: We foster collaboration among dental professionals, organizations, and stakeholders to facilitate the exchange of knowledge, best practices, and research findings. We promote international cooperation to address global oral health challenges and to improve the quality of dental care worldwide. The council organizes International Dental Conferences, workshops, and courses across UK, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and the United States in partnership with other organisations and Institutions. Our objective is to facilitate learning opportunities for our members who aim to promote excellence in the field of Dentistry.
5. Advocate for Oral Health Policies: We actively engage with governments, policymakers, and international bodies to advocate for policies that support oral health promotion, disease prevention, and access to quality dental care. We aim to influence global health agendas and ensure that oral health is prioritized in national and international health policies.
By pursuing these objectives, the World Dental Council works towards achieving its vision of a world where oral health is universally recognized as an essential component of overall health and where everyone has access to high-quality dental care. We are dedicated to empowering dental professionals and promoting optimal oral health for all individuals across the globe.
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