About International Association of Pediatric Dentistry (IAPD)
Vision: The International Association of Paediatric Dentistry (IAPD) vision is to be the “Global Voice for Children’s Oral Health”
Goals: To constitute a forum for the exchange of international information concerning paediatric dentistry. To contribute to the progress and promotion of the oral health of children and to encourage research in this field. To arrange scientific meetings in order to enhance awareness of up to date criteria.
Principles: To encourage all paediatric dentists to share knowledge and to guarantee equal treatment for all children.

About Turkish Society of Paediatric Dentistry (TSPD)
TSPD was founded in 1977 and is an IAPD member since then.
Main objectives are caring for children’s oral and dental health, treatment of potential problems and diseases, providing awareness of pediatric dentistry throughout the country and collaboration with international associations and societies.

Goals: To represent field of pediatric dentistry inside and outside the country on scientific, legal and ethical basis.
Protecting interests of specialty of pediatric dentistry, attempting legally whenever necessary.
Conduct, support and carry out scientific research, announce related developments and innovations to the members, colleagues and public.
Enhancing quality of graduate, postgraduate and specialty education, providing optimum standardization between faculties.