Training and Education

Dentistry degrees gives graduates the greatest choice in home ownership opportunities

Those studying dentistry at university have the greatest choice when it comes to getting onto the property ladder during their first year of work, according to new research by online mortgage broker...

Regulators unite to support reflective practice across healthcare

The leaders of nine healthcare regulators have joined forces to stress the benefits and importance of good reflective practice among professionals in the healthcare sector.

UK schools bottom of the class for oral health education

Schools in the United Kingdom have been ranked as the worst for educating children about their oral health.

Dental students to train on ‘lifelike’ mouth models

Dental models with the tactile qualities of real mouths will be used to train the next generation of dentists thanks to new research by Nottingham Trent University (NTU) and the University of...

King’s Dentistry holds international QS second-place ranking

Dentistry at King’s College London has maintained its exceptional standing in the QS World University rankings and once again is ranked second in the world. The faculty now holds a hat-trick for its...

CIOSP 2019: São Paulo hosts the largest annual dentistry congress in the world

More than 200 companies from the Brazilian dental sector announced innovations in products and technology at the 37th annual iteration of CIOSP (International Congress of Dentistry in São Paulo).

ADI Study Club – Maximising Aesthetics

Martin Wanendeya, principal of Ten Dental +Facial, will be among the speakers presenting ADI Study Clubs this year.

Top of the class for Emma – Prestige Dental award for top student at Eastman Institute

It was celebrations all round on Wednesday, December 5 when all 26 students successfully graduated in their Postgrad MSc in Restorative Dental Practice at UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London...

GDC changes quality assurance for dentists’ education and training

In Shifting the Balance, as part of an increased emphasis on upstream regulation designed to focus more on the prevention of harm to patients, the General Dental Council (GDC) made a commitment to...

Space Available for dentists to join Eastman Dental Hospital’s ‘Periodontal Disease in General Dental Practice’

Starting this December this eight-day modular course, which includes patient contact, is led by consultants in restorative dentistry.

DDU introduces social media e-learning course

The DDU (Dental Defence Union) has launched a new e-learning course to help dental professionals use social media ethically and effectively, without experiencing career-damaging pitfalls.

FGDP(UK) publishes revised Standards in Dentistry

The Faculty of General Dental Practice (FGDP(UK)) has published the second edition of Standards in Dentistry, its flagship publication for general dental practitioners and their teams which acts as...