The 21st Australian Orthodontic Congress will take place at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia, on Saturday through Wednesday, March 1–5, 2008.
According to Bob James, the 2008 Congress chair, major congress topics will include:
• New concepts for beautiful smiles
• Orthodontic stripping: enamel reduction for aesthetics
• Laminate veneers in a multidisciplinary approach to missing and worn teeth
• Miniscrew anchorage systems
• Biomechanics and self-ligating brackets
• Rapid distraction of teeth