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Dental Nurse is Recognised in New Years Honours

By |December 30th, 2017|SBDN|

New Years Honours for Dentistry The Society are delighted to see Dental Nurse Gillian Milne has been recognised; Jeremy Bagg , Roger Matthews , Yasmin Allen - Are all recognised in the 2018 Honours list. Congratulations to you all.  https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/new-years-honours-list-2018

Dental Nurse Conference – ‘Whats Trending in Modern Dentistry’

By |December 27th, 2017|SBDN|

Hold the date.....  21st April, 2018 The East Midlands conference is one not to be missed, not just lectures, but real activity and opportunity to look at and participate in current dental activities. Yes we will be looking at the Irmer and IRR updates and another core, but lets look at what else we can [...]

Dental Nurses Celebrate with the Pride of Britain Award

By |December 24th, 2017|SBDN|

Royal Manchester Children's Hospital team of Dental Nurses celebrate with the @PrideOfBritain award. We would like to say a huge congratulations to you for all your hard work that was duly recognised. Acknowledgement to image re  RMCH Twitter  

GDC Issue Revised Guidance for ECPD

By |December 22nd, 2017|SBDN|

22nd  December, 2017 - New Version of the Ecpd Guidance has been launched Revised guidance for dental professionals:  In summary the changes link to the restoration to the register and the need to provide evidence of verifiable cpd from the last cpd cycle - see below... Since the original publication of the ECPD guidance for dental professionals, [...]

Sending Good Wishes to all Celebrating Christmas

By |December 21st, 2017|SBDN|

The Society would like to say a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to everyone that is celebrating this festive season. We have as a Society had a fantastic year in 2017 and that is down to our members and followers, our dental friends and colleagues and our fantastic sponsors who have been fantastic. [...]

Oral Health Foundation – Professor Liz Kay becomes President

By |December 20th, 2017|SBDN|

Janet Goodwin is the retiring President of the Oral Health Foundation, as she handed over the mantle she stresses that the organisation is going from strength to strength and sees Professor Kay as key in this - listen to Janet's Youtube and here the full extent of her thoughts.

FGDP (UK) Forms a Transition Board

By |December 20th, 2017|SBDN|

  FGDP(UK) appoints ‘Transition Board’ In a message to members, the Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP(UK)) has announced the membership of a ‘Transition Board’ as it works to establish an independent College for general dental practice. The board is chaired by Professor Nairn Wilson CBE, Emeritus Professor of Dentistry at King’s College London, a [...]

Oral Health – Have your Say and Help Shape the Future of Oral and Dental Health Research

By |December 19th, 2017|SBDN|

The National Oral Health Promotion Group have asked us to forward this to those of you with an interest in Oral and Dental Health Research.    Have Your Say – Help Shape the Future of Oral and Dental Health Research Please complete the short survey of what you think are the top research questions via [...]

Advancing Dentistry – A Futuristic Approach To Dental Care

By |December 19th, 2017|SBDN|

Health Education England is undertaking an extensive piece of work looking at the provision of dental care and the workforce intelligence linked to this, with a futuristic approach. As part of this work we are asking you to respond to the survey below, but this is just the start - please keep your eyes open [...]

AGM is Rescheduled – 13th Jan, 2018

By |December 9th, 2017|SBDN|

Today should have been the Society of British Dental Nurses AGM, but due to adverse weather conditions in some parts of the country an Executive decision has been taken to re-schedule the meeting. We have also posted notices on social media to help get the message as wide as possible and  attendees have been contacted. [...]