Date established: February 2015
Chaired by: Professor Ihsane Ben Yahya
ACFF North Africa is a non profit organisation of groups and individuals working on improving oral health of their communities and promoting initiatives to stop development and progession of tooth decay in order to move towards a Cavity-free future for everyone.
It includes members from Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia.
OUR GOALS INCLUDE:
- adopting a strategic approach to promote the oral health of the population
- providing information to our community.
- Having access to preventive oral health services at the earliest .
- Training of relevant oral hygiene methods.
- Promoting healthy eating.
Coordinator for North Africa Countries , North Africa and Middle east Chapter- ACFF
Pr.BEN YAHYA Ihsane
PhD in Dental Medicine.
Professor of higher education in Oral Medicine and Oral Surgery in the Faculty of Dentistry, HASSAN II University of Casablanca.
Head of Oral Surgery Clinical Department.
Head of Consultation Center and Dental Treatment of CHU IBN ROCHD OF CASABLANCA.
Coordinator of National Diploma of Oral Medicine and Oral Surgery.
Pedagogical Coordinator of the University Diploma of Dental Auxiliary.
Coordinator of post graduate university diploma of medical and dental emergency.
Member of the Scientific Commission and of the Council at the Dental University of Casablanca.
FDI President Elect.
Coordinator for NORTH AFRICA COUNTRIES, NORTH AFRICA AND MIDDLE EAST CHAPTER – ALLIANCE FOR A CAVITY-FREE FUTURE.
Member of Académie Française de Chirurgie Dentaire.
Founding member and President of the Moroccan Association of Oral Dental Prevention.
Founder and Former President of the Oral Medicine and Oral Surgery Moroccan Society.
“I will spare no effort to ensure that the FDI keeps its visibility and voice and is inclusive…in order to reduce inequalities in oral health so that the most marginalized populations will not be left behind.”pr.BEN YAHYA