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Career pathways in general dental practice – filling the big void

Career pathways in general dental practice – filling the big void

Members of the College’s Career Pathways programme describe how it will provide a defined career structure for the oral healthcare team.
My journey to College Fellowship

My journey to College Fellowship

Four members who recently gained Fellowship through the new “by experience” route, tell us about their professional journey and how their experience led them to Fellowship.
What have we achieved one year on?

What have we achieved one year on?

As we approach the College’s first-year anniversary, CGDent President Dr Abhi Pal looks back at all we have achieved and considers our exciting plans for the future.
Two dentists, one award and 6,000 subscribers

Two dentists, one award and 6,000 subscribers

Award-wining, early-career dentist, Pouya Zohrabpour, features in the College’s new film and tells us about the innovative educational work he has been doing to support dental students and young dentists.
Transforming oral health: A fellow’s journey

Transforming oral health: A fellow’s journey

Having recently completed the Clinical Oral Health Transformation Fellowship with HEE, the first dental care professional in the role, Frances Robinson AssocFCGDent, explains what was involved.
An Historic Event, the first Annual Members’ Meeting – were you there?

An Historic Event, the first Annual Members’ Meeting – were you there?

Following our first Annual Members’ Meeting on 11 March 2022, Chair of Trustees, Janet Clarke MBE FCGDent, shares the meeting highlights, including upcoming developments in membership and further exciting plans for the future.
Sustainability: what is it and how can the dental sector contribute?

Sustainability: what is it and how can the dental sector contribute?

Professor Paul Batchelor FCGDent, Associate and Dental Group Chair at the Centre for Sustainable Healthcare, explores the issue of sustainability in dentistry and what practices can do to support it.
Face-to-face study days with colleagues again!

Face-to-face study days with colleagues again!

Valerie Silver, CGDent Northern, and Patricia Thomson, CGDent Scotland, describe the joy of getting back in touch with other dental professionals and updating clinical knowledge with some of the profession’s top experts.
Giving back: what you can gain from volunteering

Giving back: what you can gain from volunteering

London-based Dental Hygienist, Frances Robinson AssocFCGDent, has volunteered overseas for several years, providing oral health care in communities where it is much needed. Here she shares some of her experiences and offers advice for anyone interested in getting involved. 
Remember, remember, the aims of November

Remember, remember, the aims of November

CGDent President Abhi Pal says action by dental teams to promote understanding of oral cancer, antimicrobial resistance and the perils of excess sugar consumption can help reduce the burden of disease and prevent premature death.

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