conference

The importance of infection control

Decontamination and infection control may not be the most enthralling of topics but it underpins everything that goes on in a dental surgery. The introduction of the Health Technical Memorandum 01-05 (HTM 01-05) in 2009 by the Department of Health was very much a year zero moment for dental surgeries across the UK. The whole process has become much more formalised and practices have often had to i... »

Five minutes with Finlay Sutton

Finlay Sutton is a speaker in our upcoming Conference in May. He talks to us below about his background, producing dentures and what he’ll be speaking about at Conference 2016. “I am a specialist in restorative dentistry and prosthodontics and have devoted the past 17 years of my practicing career honing my skills in removable prosthetics. This is an area of dentistry I am extremely passionate abo... »

BDA Conference 2016 is coming

I am already really looking forward to next year’s British Dental Conference and Exhibition next May. During my ten years in post, I have seen the event grow from strength to strength to become the event of the dental year. For me it is the single opportunity to pull all the strands together. I look forward to hearing what the new minister for English dentistry, Alastair Burt MP is going to tell u... »

My first BDA Conference

Rebecca Stockton, a fourth year student from Manchester Dental School, give her review of the recent British Dental Conference & Exhibition. With the BDA Conference taking place in my home town this year, I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to go. There was no chance of it passing anybody by – plenty of notice was given, with email and postal notifications, and even a complete Show Guide ... »

Day 3 of Conference 2014

Day 3 of Conference 2014

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Day 2 of Conference 2014

Day 2 of Conference 2014

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Day 1 of Conference 2014

Day 1 of Conference 2014

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What conference means to me – Sonia Alam

What conference means to me – Sonia Alam

My name is Sonia Alam and I will be attending this year’s British Dental Conference and Exhibition in Manchester. As a trainee specialist in Prosthodontics, I am keen to gather some insight into how general practitioners and specialists alike tackle areas within Dentistry which are of particular interest to me. The sessions I’m most looking forward to are the core lectures on managing tooth wear a... »

What conference means to me – Surinder Poonian

What conference means to me – Surinder Poonian

As a young dentist I am looking forward to attending the BDA Conference 2014 in Manchester. I qualified from the University of Sheffield in 2011 and have since completed a DFY1 and oral surgery DFY2 year in London. In addition I have had locum positions in general practice and I am now starting a career development post in restorative dentistry in London. The conference and exhibition this year of... »