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In case you haven’t heard already, the Association of Dental Groups (ADG) has joined forces with Dental Update and The Dentist for its upcoming Bursary Awards in 2018. 

Published: 17/10/2017

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How to recognise the quality of postgraduate training

Dentists that want to undertake postgraduate training must check that their chosen course leads to a ‘recognised’ qualification and who the awarding body is.

Published: 16/10/2017

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FGDP(UK) says CQC findings highlight dental teams’ dedication and professionalism

The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP(UK)) has welcomed the Care Quality Commission (CQC)’s findings on dental inspections, saying that the annual State of Care review provides a positive reflection on the state of dentistry,  and is recognition of the dedication and professionalism of dentists and dental practice teams across England.

Published: 12/10/2017

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General Dental Council appoints Clinical Dental Advisers to aid Fitness to Practise process

The General Dental Council (GDC) has appointed four Clinical Dental Advisers and a Senior Clinical Dental Adviser to support the Fitness to Practise (FtP) process. The five new appointments will provide the GDC with advice on complaints of a clinical nature during a FtP investigation.

Published: 11/10/2017

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Dentsply Sirona World in Las Vegas proves a huge success among the more than 7,500 attendees from the dental industry

Speakers and participants alike described Dentsply Sirona World 2017 as an event in a class of its own. From September 14 to 16, 7,500 attendees - from 50 different countries - and 110 speakers met in Las Vegas to enjoy not only inspiring presentations, but also an A-list entertainment program. 

Published: 10/10/2017

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How an MSc reignited my passion for dentistry

Graduate Andy Harris was named the winner of the MSc Restorative Dentistry Award at this year’s Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry (PUPSMD) annual prize giving ceremony.

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Published: 12/10/2017

Students help teach good oral health in South Africa

Final year King’s College London dental students Karolyn John and Jack McSweeny spent three weeks of their summer volunteering in the villages surrounding Cape Town in South Africa as part of the...

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Published: 11/10/2017

CQC gives dentistry a ringing endorsement – low risk and high quality

The British Dental Association (BDA) has welcomed the latest Care Quality Commission (CQC) State of Care report, which once again shows that dental services in England have topped the league in providing high...

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Published: 11/10/2017

BDA fire starting gun on biggest ever election

The British Dental Association (BDA) has announced that calls for nomination have now opened for its 2017 elections.

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Published: 09/10/2017

Study day aims to boost dental campaign funds

A fundraising study day has been planned to help boost the campaign to make it easier for dental hygienists and dental therapists to practise.

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Published: 06/10/2017

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