Training and Education

Align Technology supports dental professionals with educational webinars

Align Technology has curated a series of educational webinars addressed to dental professionals.

Succeeding together in tomorrow’s dentistry

For the first time ever, Ivoclar Vivadent will hold its International Expert Symposium (IES) as an online event.

Dentists face race against time to deliver COVID-19 training

Dentists redeployed to England's urgent dental care centres are signing up to a new online resource to prepare for practice.

Virtual festival aims to help dentistry bounce back

A virtual dental festival designed to support practices as they reopen is taking place later this month.

Ruby Wax helps dental world ‘surf the wave’ of the COVID-19 crisis in hit Update Webinar

Entertainer and mental health expert Ruby Wax added a calming touch to the on-going crisis for dentists and their teams in a hugely successful webinar yesterday (Friday 1 May).

CDO England’s COVID-19 webinar: exit strategy for dentistry will need to be agile to respond to second wave

Any exit strategy for dentistry from the current crisis needs to be agile enough to respond to a second wave of COVID-19 and maintain sufficient ‘urgent dental care headroom’.

The challenges dentists face in the changing oral health landscape

Ben Atkins will be addressing the issues facing dentistry caused by the coronavirus crisis in an upcoming free webinar.

Ruby Wax in lockdown webinar

Actress, comedian and mental health expert Ruby Wax is helping dental professionals combat the negative impact of living through lockdown in an exclusive online live webinar.

Stay in. Stay Informed. Update Webinars – a unique programme of live dental education

Staying informed about developments within dentistry has never been so important as it is now in these turbulent times.

College announces new director of dental education

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has appointed Sarah Pollington as its new director of dental education.

Team Sky doctor’s legal team to headline medico-legal conference

The first ever UK medico-legal conference to focus on the fitness to practise hearing process – ‘Preparing for a GDC/GMC hearing’ – will take place in London on March 20th. The impressive speaker list...

King’s College launches new undergraduate course: Dental Therapy and Hygiene BSc

The Faculty of Dentistry, Oral and Craniofacial Sciences has announced the launch of a new undergraduate course – Dental Therapy and Hygiene BSc, which is now open for UK/EU applications for September...

GDC publishes three-year strategy: Right time. Right place. Right-touch.

The General Dental Council (GDC) has today published its 2020-2022 strategy, Right time. Right place. Right-touch, setting out its programme of work for the next three years.

{my}dentist opens the doors to conference online with live stream

{my}dentist’s Clinical Conference, its biggest event of the year, takes place on Friday 11th October and the company is inviting all clinicians to attend via a live stream on Facebook.

Dental students brace themselves for competition

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd)’s Faculty of Dental Surgery, together with sponsors Dentsply Sirona, is delighted to announce the launch of its award-winning Dental Clinical Skills...