[ AARDF Objectives ]

   The Association of Arab Dental Faculties (AARDF), founded in June 4, 1997, is an non-profit Arab Organization with an independent legal entity. It is important to mention that this association does not practice any political activity

   AARDF objectives are to enhance the dental education in the Arab countries and to exchange knowledge, experiences and developments between the Arab Universities and the rest of the world.

   AARDF consists of a council and an executive committee. The association council is composed of dental faculties deans or representatives. The council which meets on annual basis formulates the association's general policy, approves its rules and regulations and elects its Secretary General and the Executive Committe.

   AARDF headquarters is in the Dental Faculty of St. Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon.

   AARDF is an affiliated organization to the Association of Arab Universities (AARU), founded in 1964. The AARU headquarters is in the city of Amman, the capital of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.