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Public Health England – collating the facts

By |June 20th, 2017|SBDN|

PHE last week published key facts and figures - interesting read and shows why we must act, dental nurses we have an important role to play.

Professor Robert Ireland Lecture

By |June 20th, 2017|SBDN|

The Society are proud to announce the first Professor Robert Ireland Lecture, followed by some inspirational educational speakers. This event will take place on the  23rd Sept at The Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh at the Birmingham venue. All those interested in educational topics and who teach, assess, train, moderate, examine and provide educational courses [...]

Queens Birthday Honours – Congratulations to all

By |June 20th, 2017|SBDN|

The Society congratulate those dental colleague honoured in the  Queens Birthday Honours list: Professor Nigel Hunt, Serbjit Kaur, Dawn Adams, Margaret Ross and Linda Greenwall.

National Oral Health Promotion Group

By |June 16th, 2017|SBDN|

Today was a day of oral health but in a much wider context; we heard from UKPHR and registration opportunities for oral health promoters and other public health workers and listened to a colleague who is now a registrant. Our Patron Jenny Godson MBE talked to us about oral health improvement tools for strategic conversations [...]

PHE’s Health Matters – child dental health

By |June 14th, 2017|SBDN|

Please visit the PHE website for the full information, this content is that from the blog of PHE so as to be correct.   PHE’s Health Matters, a resource for local authorities and health professionals, which this month brings together the important facts and figures on child dental health and evidence of effective interventions to [...]

Societies Briefing Meeting – England CDO Office

By |June 14th, 2017|SBDN|

The Society of British Dental Nurses attended the Societies Briefing meeting held at the Imperial War Museum in London on the 12th June, 2017. The office of the Chief Dental Officer of England and the two deputy CDOs addressed a number of current topics across presentations in order that there were no mixed messages and [...]

The Society & HPV Action

By |June 6th, 2017|SBDN|

The Society have joined forces to support the HPV Action group in a campaign to give vaccines to boys. Follow the JCVI outcomes tomorrow as they unfold.