Asian Pacific Endodontic Confederation – 2011 Announcement

Akbar Khayat DDS, MSc, FRCD(c)
Endodontic department
Shiraz Uni of med Science
Shiraz Iran
Tel: 98 917 314 1418
Fax: 98 711 6285274
E mail:

October, 2009

Please Mark Your Calendars Know

Dear Colleagues

In the 12th Biennial General Meeting of the Asian Pacific Endodontic Confederation which was held in Tokyo, Japan ( Friday,24th April,2009), Iran was elected to be sponsored of the  16th Scientific Congress of the APEC. The meeting will take place in conjunction with the 14th annual congress of the Iranian Association of Endodontists on March 2011 in Kish Island, Iran.
This is the first announcement regarding the Kish Island, beautiful environment with pleasant weather which is the venue of the meeting.

Kish is located on the northeast of the Persian Gulf, 18 km from the southern offshore of the mainland Iran. Kish Island with an area of 90 square kilometers is one of the most marvelous and more beautiful regions of the Persian gulf and has attracted the attention of many national and international tourists. Kish as a Free port, with its sweet water and beautiful coast is covered with white silvery sand washed by azure blue waves of the sea.

Kish has a long history of about 3000 years, known for the quality of its pearls. When Marco Polo was visiting the Imperial court in China, he was told that they had come from Kish.

Kish with natural environment and fresh air, has all sorts of high class facilities: Vilas, Hotels, Guesthouses, Bazars, advanced communication systems, Transportation facilities, Banking systems,  walfare and health care centers, restaurants, sport centers, as well as tax and duty Visa exemption for foreigners.

In Kish there are several colleges and university which have established in recent years. Medical, dental and pharmacy schools making the island a place of considerable standing and prosperity.

In Kish you can go boating, cycling, diving, swimming and fishing all along the seashore and have a cheerful and unforgettable stay. For further information, visit web site at

We are pleased to invite and welcoming dentists, endodontists and other professional persons who are interested in Endodontics around the world especially colleagues within the Asian Pacific Region.

With best Wishes

Akbar Khayat
APEC president