An auction organised by the British Dental Association (BDA) has raised nearly £9,000 for two leading dental charities.
A petition articulating opposition to proposals to restrict the availability of Health Service dental treatment in Northern Ireland has attracted more than 8,700 signatures.
Dentists’ representatives from across the UK have condemned the General Dental Council (GDC) decision to permit direct access to dental hygienists and therapists.
The British Dental Association (BDA) is inviting dental teams from across Scotland to attend its annual Scottish Scientific Conference and Exhibition, which this year takes place on 6 September at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Glasgow.
This year’s British Dental Conference and Exhibition attracted a record number of attendees. The 2013 event was attended by more than 5,400 dental professionals, a nine per cent increase on the number of visitors in 2012.
A Government commitment to improve the oral health of the youngest children could be jeopardised if the shortfall in the dental public health workforce is not addressed, the British Dental Association (BDA) has warned.
A prize fund worth £500 is being offered to dental students studying Special Care Dentistry in their penultimate year at Queen’s University, Belfast.