President’s Greeting

Dear Colleagues,

Welcome to the official website of the Korean Academy of Conservative Dentistry (KACD). I am Wonmann Oh, the 27th president of the KACD.

Since its foundation in 1959, the KACD has been holding forums of academic exchange with more than 2,000 members, It has been devoted to the development of the conservative dentistry, the improvement of oral health as a major professional academy society.

The KACD annually hosts spring and fall academic meetings, publishes academic journals, manages the system of dental accreditation and specialists, develops education programs for dental specialists and studies to improve dental health insurance policies. Furthermore, as a professional organization, the KACD serves to provide standards on an academy level through announcing position statements and publishing textbooks.

With an aim of contributing to the development of conservative dentistry and to the expansion of international research collaboration, We have been held in the joint meeting of between KACD and JSCD (Japanese Society of Conservative Dentistry) since 1999. In striving to set its an international journal, the KACD has published Restorative Dentistry & Endodontics (RDE) with english versions.
The KACD leads in organizing the Asian and Oceanian Federation of Conservative Dentistry (AOFCD) for the development of conservative dentistry and the vitalization of academic exchange in Asia and Oceania.

As the president of the KACD, to my best effort, my dedication will include continuing and developing what the former presidencies have implemented and building a foundation for a partnership with the Korean Academy of Endodontics (KAE) and the Korean Academy of Adhesive Dentistry (KAAD). Also I will strengthen the unity and harmony among members through the promotion of the rights and interests of its them.

I am looking forward to your contribution and suggestion.

Thank you so much.

B163, Seoul National University Dental Hospital, 101, Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea

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