Training and education

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...

Align Technology announces ‘Digital Excellence Series – Powered by iTero’ for dental professionals across the UK

Align Technology, Inc. has announced that throughout October 2019 it will be hosting the Digital Excellence Series – Powered by iTero, a new event series for dental professionals in the United...

Register for the 2020 Oral Reconstruction Global Symposium

Mark your calendar for the Oral Reconstruction Global Symposium 2020 at the iconic New York Marriott Marquis from April 30 to May 2, 2020. Under the theme ‘20/20 Vision’ a world-renowned lineup of...

British Orthodontic Conference 2019

This month’s British Orthodontic Conference, being held at the SEC in Glasgow between 19-21 September, promises something for everyone – and as it takes place in just a couple of weeks, time is fast...

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.