The 49th Conference of the Japanese Society of Pediatric Dentistry

The 49th Conference of the Japanese Society of Pediatric Dentistry was organized by the Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Iwate Medical University. Although the conference had been originally planned to be held in May 2011, it was postponed because of the Tohoku earthquake and actually held at the Aina Convention Center at Morioka city in November 2011.

Date: November 28-29 (Monday-Tuesday), 2011
Venue: Aina Convention Center Morioka (Address: 1-7-1 Moriokaeki-Nishidori, Morioka 020-0045, Japan) TEL/FAX: +81-19-606-1717.
Nearest transportation: Morioka station (Tohoku Shinkansen line)
Main Theme: The value of pediatric dentistry in an era of low birth rate
Chairperson: Dr. Mitsuro Tanaka, Professor of Pediatric Dentistry, Iwate Medical University
Organizing Director: Dr. Makoto Saito, Associate Professor, Iwate Medical University
Contents: All presentation was given in Japanese without interpretation.
  1. General assembly: November 28, 2011
  2. Special Assigned Lecture: Dr. Taku Fujiwara, Nagasaki University: November 29.
  3. Special Lecture Ⅰ: Dr. Michiaki Hayashi, Nomura Research Institute: November 28.
  4. Special Lecture Ⅱ: Dr. Kyoko Awamura, Bellevue Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics:November 29.
  5. Special Lecture Ⅲ: Dr. Kihei Maekawa, The Jikei University School of Medicine: November 29.
  6. Special Lecture Ⅳ: Dr. Yasuo Takeda, Kitakyushu Rehabilitation Center for Children with Disabilities: November 29.
  7. Special Cultural Lecture : Dr. Masahiko Fujiwara Ochanomizu University: November 28.
  8. Workshop planned by Academic Committee: November 29.
  9. Topics for co-dental staffs: November 28.
  10. Poster presentations: November 28-29.
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