15th International Conference of
the Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry

AAPD 2023

15th International Conference of
the Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry

AAPD 2023

AAPD 2023
The success of the 15th International Conference of the Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry

We are thrilled to announce the successful conclusion of the 15th International Conference of the Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry, which focused on "Innovative Technology for Preventive Oral Care." This event brought together professionals worldwide to share their expertise and insights in preventive dentistry.

The conference attracted 372 registered participants, including 322 pre-registered attendees, 26 invited speakers, and 24 on-site registrations. Our attendees represented 20 countries and regions, hailing from 63 different universities and institutions. The diverse range of speakers and participants truly showcased the global impact of the conference.

The conference's Gala Dinner was a highlight of the event, with over 400 participants in attendance. This gathering provided an excellent opportunity for networking and fostering connections among professionals in preventive dentistry, promoting further collaboration and innovation in the field.

The conference featured 182 abstracts and interactive poster presentations, showcasing cutting-edge research and findings from 13 countries and regions. These presentations encouraged lively discussions and knowledge sharing, further highlighting the international scope of the conference. We presented a number of awards to outstanding presenters, inspiring and motivating young academics to pursue high-quality research in the future.

In conclusion, the 15th International Conference of the Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry was a monumental success in promoting innovative technology in preventive oral care and fostering global collaboration in the field. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to all attendees, speakers, and organising committee members for their invaluable contributions to the conference's success. We eagerly look forward to future conferences and events that continue to advance the field of preventive dentistry and improve oral health worldwide. Stay tuned for updates on our website!

Prof Chun-Hung Chu
15th President of the AAPD

AAPD Conference in Hong Kong

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The first time in AAPD’s history that the conference will be held in Hong Kong

Detail

Keynote Speakers

Prof Nicholas Jakubovics Chief Editor, Journal of Dental Research, IADR UK
Prof Nicholas Jakubovics
UK
Prof Lakshman Samaranayake Chief Editor, International Dental Journal, FDI Hong Kong SAR
Prof Lakshman Samaranayake
Hong Kong SAR

Invited Speakers

A/Prof Melissa Adiatman Associate Professor, University of Indonesia Indonesia
A/Prof Melissa Adiatman
Indonesia
Dr Ambrose Chan Director of the Asian Pacific Division, WFLD Australia
Dr Ambrose Chan
Australia
Prof Chun Hung Chu Associate Dean, University of Hong Kong Hong Kong SAR
Prof Chun Hung Chu
Hong Kong SAR
Prof Yasmi Crystal Professor, New York University USA
Prof Yasmi Crystal
USA
Dr Tammy Duangthip Senior Clinical Practitioner, University of Hong Kong Hong Kong SAR
Dr Tammy Duangthip
Hong Kong SAR
Prof John Featherstone Forma dean of the School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) USA
Prof John Featherstone
USA
A/Prof Hamdi Hamama Associate Professor, Mansoura University Egypt
A/Prof Hamdi Hamama
Egypt
A/Prof Hoang Trong Hung Vice Dean, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Vietnam
A/Prof Hoang Trong Hung
Vietnam
Dr Chao Ji Diplomate of American Board of Periodontology Hong Kong SAR
Dr Chao Ji
Hong Kong SAR
Prof Rahimah Abdul Kadir Professor, Lincoln University of Malaya Malaysia
Prof Rahimah Abdul Kadir
Malaysia
Prof Baek Il Kim Chair professor, Department of preventive dentistry and public oral health in Yonsei University College of Dentistry Republic of Korea
Prof Baek Il Kim
Republic of Korea
Dr Qian Li Professor in Department of Dentistry, Peking Union Medical College Hospital & Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (PUMCH) China
Dr Qian Li
China
Prof Edward Chin Man Lo Chair Professor of Dental Public Health Hong Kong SAR
Prof Edward Chin Man Lo
Hong Kong SAR
Dr Kenneth Luk Hong Kong SAR
Dr Kenneth Luk
Hong Kong SAR
Prof Jukka Matinlinna Professor, Manchester University UK
Prof Jukka Matinlinna
UK
Dr Shigeyuki Nagai Japan
Dr Shigeyuki Nagai
Japan
Prof Hiroshi Ogawa Professor, Niigata University Japan
Prof Hiroshi Ogawa
Japan
Prof Waranuch Pitiphat Dean, Khon Kaen University Thailand
Prof Waranuch Pitiphat
Thailand
Prof Andre Ritter Dean, University of Washington USA
Prof Andre Ritter
USA
Prof Sajee Sattayut Professor (Full) at Khon Kaen University Thailand
Prof Sajee Sattayut
Thailand
A/Prof Mun Loke Wong Acting Dean, National University
of Singapore
Singapore
A/Prof Mun Loke Wong
Singapore
Dr. Ollie Yu Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Hong Kong Hong Kong SAR
Dr. Ollie Yu
Hong Kong SAR
Prof Andrea Zandona Professor, Tufts University USA
Prof Andrea Zandona
USA
Prof Shuguo Zheng Professor, Peking University China
Prof Shuguo Zheng
China

Note: Order is displayed alphabetically by last name.

Local Organizing Committee

President

Prof. Chun Hung Chu

General Manager

Mrs. Tracy Wallace

Chair

Dr. Tammy Duangthip

Vice Chair

Dr. John Yun Niu

Advisor

Dr. Spencer Chan

Scientific Committee

Chair

Dr. Ollie Yiru Yu

Vice Chair

Dr. Veena Wenqing Xu

Members

Dr. Bella Weijia Luo

Dr. Iris Xiaoxue Yin

Social Events Committee

Chair

Ms. Jasmine Cheuk Ying Ho

Vice Chair

Dr. Olivia Lili Zhang

Members

Ms. Hollis Haotian Chai

Dr. Iliana Gehui Yan

Registration and Publicity Committee

Chair

Dr. Grace Yuchan Xu

Vice Chair

Dr. Ivy Guofang Sun

Members

Dr. Anthony Yihong Cheng

Dr. Zelda Ziyi Zhao

Publication Committee

Chair

Dr. Faith Miaomiao Zheng

Vice Chair

Ms. Jasmine Cheuk Ying Ho

Members

Dr. Anthony Yihong Cheng

Dr. Zelda Ziyi Zhao