Doctors Desiree Abellán and Lucía Barallat from the Faculty of Dentistry attend a symposium in Sweden
Doctors Desiree Abellán and Lucía Barallat, from the department of Periodontics in the Faculty of Dentistry, attended the fifth Jan Lindhe International Symposium “Looking to the future of periodontal/implant therapy” held in Gothenburg, Sweden, between 5 and 7 May.
Internationally renowned speakers, each representing different fields of specialisation, providing new knowledge and critical analysis of the future of periodontal/implant therapy”. During the symposium Dr Desiree Abellán presented a paper entitled 'Physical andMechanical EvaluationofFiveSutureMaterials onThree Knot Configurations: an In-Vitro Study’ and Dr Lucía Ballart presented a paper on 'Radiographic and Histological Evaluation of Deproteinized Bovine Bone Mineral vs. Deproteinized Bovine Bone Mineral with 10% Collagen in Ridge Preservation. A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial'.
Abellán and Ballart were awarded two SEPA Hu-Friedy grants, worth €1.200 each, which allowed them to attend the symposium. The main objective of this grant is to promote training for young professors and researchers in periodontal/implant therapy.