The European Academy of
Paediatric Dentistry is an
organization of individuals whose
primary concern is in the area(s) of
practice, education and/or research
specifically related to the specialty of
Paediatric Dentistry. It purpose shall
be the advancement of the specialty
of Paediatric Dentistry for the benefit
of the oral health of children.
Accreditation and Re-accreditation Process and Documents
The primary aim of the European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry (EAPD) is to maintain and improve the quality of advanced education of Paediatric Dentistry in Europe. To succeed in this goal, the EAPD has developed standards for the speciality of Paediatric Dentistry and created a process of evaluating these standards. The purpose of these documents will be to assist educational institutions and programme directors in structuring new advanced programmes in Paediatric Dentistry and improve the existing ones. Also, these standards will be used by the EAPD to evaluate advanced paediatric dentistry programmes for accreditation and re-accrediation purposes.