Congress Overview

The 20th World Congress on Dental Traumatology (WCDT2018) will take place August 15-18, 2018 at the Manchester Hyatt Hotel in beautiful San Diego, California, USA.  The WCDT is presented by the International Association of Dental Traumatology (IADT) and the American Association of Endodontists (AAE).

This four-day congress will bring together an unprecedented number of experts and leaders in dental and orofacial traumatology along with hundreds of clinicians from around the world, representing multiple specialties and disciplines, for the purpose of interaction, collaboration and advancement in knowledge. The congress theme will encompass a multi-year timeline of observation, analysis, diagnosis, treatment and follow-up evaluation.  It will present the complete life-cycle of a traumatic injury and patient recovery to esthetics and function.

This congress will be a landmark in dental traumatology, setting a new educational standard in the dental trauma field. We hope you make plans to join us in beautiful San Diego, California USA.

09:00-17:00  IADT Board Meeting
09:00-17:00  Elective Conference Workshops
14:00-19:00  Congress Registration
17:00-19:00  Welcome Reception

07:00-19:00 Congress Registration
08:00-08:30 Opening Ceremony
08:00-13:00 Plenary Session
09:00-19:00 Trade Exhibition and Poster Set-up
13:00-14:30 Lunch, Exhibits and Posters
14:30-16:00 Concurrent Sessions
16:30-17:30 Plenary Session
17:30-19:00 Poster Session and Exhibit Reception

08:00-17:30 Congress Registration
09:00-19:00 Exhibit and Trade Exhibition
08:30-13:00 Plenary Session
13:00-14:30 Lunch and Exhibits
13:00-14:30 Lunch and Learn
14:30-16:00 Concurrent Sessions
16:30-17:30 Plenary Session
19:00-22:30 Congress Gala Dinner Event

08:00-13:30 Congress Registration
09:00-15:45 Exhibits and Trade Exhibition
08:30-12:00 Plenary Session
12:00-13:30 Lunch and Exhibits
13:30-15:00 Concurrent Sessions
15:30-16:45 Plenary Session
16:45-17:15 Awards Recognition and Closing Ceremony