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SEPT-OCT 2016

Spanish Section Report

Posted January 04, 2015
DR. PERE RIUTORD-SBERT


The Spanish Section held it annual meeting in Mahon, Minorca on September 26 -28, 2014. 

The Honorable Mrs Agatha Reynés Calvache inaugurated the 2014 National Conference in Mahon. The conference included numerous scholars from other Spanish autonomous communities, who actively participated in the General Assembly and Scientific Sessions held in the Hotel Port Mahon.

The inauguration of the 2014 National Conference in Mahon by the Honorable Mrs. Agatha Reynés Calvache. L to R: Dr. F. Xavier Güerri Ripol (Secretary General of the Academy), the Honorable Mrs. Agatha Reynés Calvache (Mayor of Mahon),Dr.Pere Riutord Sbert (President of the Spanish Section of the Pierre Fauchard Academy) and Dr. Andrés Martínez-Jover (President of the conference).

The conference included an inauguration ceremony of new academics, as well as the induction of 5 new PFA Fellows.

Sala de Hijos Ilustres at the town hall of Mahon, during the inauguration of new academics, chaired by Dr. Pere Riutord Sbert (President of the Spanish Section of the Pierre Fauchard Academy), Dr. F. Xavier Güerri Ripol (the Secretary General), Dr. Andrés Martínez-Jover (President of the National Conference) and the Honorable Mr. Macià Tomàs Salvà (President of the Royal Academy of Medicine of Balearic Islands).

Academics of the Spanish Section of the Pierre Fauchard Academy, at the entrance of the town hall of Mahon, with Dr. Pere Riutord Sbert, President of the Spanish Section of the Pierre Fauchard Academy and the President of the Royal Academy of Medicine of the Balearic Islands, the Honorable Mr. Macia Tomàs Salvà.

The Spanish Section of the PFA represents the only Spanish dental organization of its kind, bringing together one hundred of more than twenty thousand dentists who are part of the Spanish professional dental organization.

Dr. Andrew Martinez-Jover from Minorca chaired the organizing committee of the Conference, and is the only member of the Pierre Fauchard Academy with a practice on the island of Minorca.  He gave a lecture on “Mathieu Orfila y Pierre Fauchard: dos vidas ejemplares” an extraordinary discourse about the life of two leading figures of Medicine and Dentistry.

L to R: Dr. Andrés Martínez-Jover (President of the National Conference Mahon ‘2014), Dr. Pere Riutord Sbert (President of the Spanish Section of the Pierre Fauchard Academy), the Honorable Mrs.Agatha Reynés Calvache (Mayor of Mahon) and Dr.F.Xavier Güerri Ripol (Secretary of the Spanish Section of the Pierre Fauchard Academy).

The Secretary General of the Spanish Section of the PFA, Dr. F. Xavier Güerri Ripol, read a summary about the new Fellows inducted at the meeting. The new Fellows are:

Dr. Emilio Martinez-Almoyna, Palma de Mallorca

Dr. Sebastiana Arroyo Bote, Barcelona

Dr. Thomas Solarana Herreria, Oviedo

Dr. Javier Martinez-Osorio, Barcelona

Dr. Ana Hospital Ribas, Girona

The 2015 conference will be held in Oviedo, and is being organized by Dr. Thomas Lombardia Garcia.

With warm greetings,

Pere Riutord Sbert