New Board of the Portuguese Society of Implantology and Osseointegration Takes Office

The Portuguese Society of Implantology and Osseointegration (SOPIO) held the inauguration ceremony for its new Board on October 5, for the triennium 2024-2027. The ceremony took place in Coimbra and was attended by a large number of members, as well as representatives from other entities in the oral health sector.

The new Board of SOPIO consists of João Caramês (President), Helena Francisco (Vice President), André Moreira (Secretary), Pedro Nicolau (Treasurer), and also includes João Braga, Filipe Moreira, and Filipe Freitas (board members).

João Caramês, in his speech, thanked the members for their trust and committed to working towards ensuring that SOPIO continues to be a benchmark in the field of dental implantology in Portugal. Among his priorities, the new President highlighted the promotion of training, dissemination, support, and the invigoration of dental implantology at both national and international levels, as well as the establishment of partnerships with other scientific societies.