Antimicrobial prescribing in dentistry – 25 November 2021

Thursday 25 November 2021, 7pm

In the first of our Talking Standards webinar series, which sets out to examine areas covered by our evidence-based standards and guidance, we will be shining the spotlight on global efforts to tackle antimicrobial resistance locally.

We will explore the ways in which dental teams can help keep patients safe from untreatable infections, consider why dental practitioners might overprescribe antibiotics and discuss the impact of COVID-19, referring to the Antimicrobial Prescribing in Dentistry Good Practice Guidelines.

Speaker:

Dr Wendy Thompson

To register for the event, please visit: https://www.prodentalcpd.com/webinars/p140-talking-standards-antimicrobial-prescribing-in-dentistry

This webinar is part of the new partnership between the College of General Dentistry (CGDent) and ProDental CPD.

It will be free to view live for all members of the dental professions. CGDent members and ProDental subscribers can claim CPD hours for free and have access to the recording after the event.  A £20 fee will apply for non-members/non-subscribers who wish to claim CPD.

Membership of the College of General Dentistry is open to all registered dental professionals. Membership for dentists is available from £94, and for other registered dental professionals from £33. The full list of CGDent membership rates is at https://cgdent.uk/membership-fees/

Women in dentistry – 1 November 2021

Monday 1 November 2021, 7pm

Hosted by CGDent and ProDental CPD, this webinar is part of our PDJ Live series, which discusses issues and topics highlighted in the College’s member journal, Primary Dental Journal.

In this interactive webinar, we will examine the area of women in dentistry and the positive gender balance taking place in the profession throughout the UK. We’ll also look at the continuing inequality of women in leadership roles and specialties, considering the challenges for women in dentistry and how to make positive change.

To register for the event, please visit: https://www.prodentalcpd.com/webinars/p139-women-in-dentistry-

This webinar is part of the new partnership between the College of General Dentistry (CGDent) and ProDental CPD.

It will be free to view live for all members of the dental professions. CGDent members and ProDental subscribers can claim CPD hours for free and have access to the recording after the event.  A £20 fee will apply for non-members/non-subscribers who wish to claim CPD.

Membership of the College of General Dentistry is open to all registered dental professionals. Membership for dentists is available from £94, and for other registered dental professionals from £33. The full list of CGDent membership rates is at https://cgdent.uk/membership-fees/

Urgent dental care and COVID-19 – 5 October 2021

Tuesday 5 October 2021, 7pm

Hosted by the College and ProDental CPD, speakers and participants in this live webinar, will take an honest look at urgent dental care (UDC) during and after the initial period of the COVID-19 pandemic. The opportunities and challenges that arose during the pandemic will be examined and new models for UDC will be considered.

This webinar is part of our PDJ Live series, which discusses issues and topics highlighted in the College’s themed, member journal, Primary Dental Journal.

Chair:

Dr Wendy Thompson, general dental practitioner and academic

Speakers:

  • Simon Hearnshaw, Training Programme Director, Yorkshire and the Humber
  • Ian Kerr, general dental practitioner
  • Rachel England, dental hygienist
  • Jacob Lant, Head of Policy and Research, Healthwatch England
  • Dr Heidi Rabie, Chief Dentist of AHS Public Health Dental Clinics

To register for the event, please visit: https://www.prodentalcpd.com/webinars/-p132-udc-and-covid-

It will be free to view live for all members of the dental professions. CGDent members and ProDental subscribers can claim CPD hours for free and have access to the recording after the event.  A £20 fee will apply for non-members/non-subscribers who wish to claim CPD.

This webinar is part of the new partnership between the College of General Dentistry (CGDent) and ProDental CPD. To receive information on further upcoming events, sign up to the CGDent newsletter.

Membership of the College of General Dentistry is open to all registered dental professionals. Membership for dentists is available from £94, and for other registered dental professionals from £33. The full list of CGDent membership rates is at https://cgdent.uk/membership-fees/

How to get the best from your career in dentistry – 23 September 2021


Thursday 23 September 2021, 7pm

In this live, interactive webinar, hosted by CGDent and ProDental CPD, we’ll be discussing career options for dental professionals and looking at how the College’s Career Pathways can support your career progression.

  • Not sure where to go next in your career?
  • Not sure which courses to take?
  • Not sure what opportunities are available to you?
  • Want to find our about the new College of General Dentistry (CGDent previously FGDP) Career Pathway?

No matter what stage of your career, CGDent is here to guide you and help you make the best decisions.

This live interactive event is relevant to the whole team, no matter what your role or stage in your dental career, and will start our program of interactive career and development planning workshops.

Chair:

  • Dr Abhi Pal FCGDent, President of the College of General Dentistry

Speakers:

  • Ian Dunn
  • Dr Sanjeev Bhanderi
  • Dr Amin Aminian
  • Dr Jalpesh Patel
  • Dr Sami Stagnell
  • Dr Amit Mistry
  • Dr Archana Prasad
  • Dr Ross Hobson
  • Dr Roshni Karia

To register for the event, please visit: https://www.prodentalcpd.com/webinars/P133-how-to-get-the-best-from-your-career-in-dentistry

This webinar is part of the new partnership between the College of General Dentistry (CGDent) and ProDental CPD.

It will be free to view live for all members of the dental professions. CGDent members and ProDental subscribers can claim CPD hours for free and have access to the recording after the event.  A £20 fee will apply for non-members/non-subscribers who wish to claim CPD.

Membership of the College of General Dentistry is open to all registered dental professionals. Membership for dentists is available from £94, and for other registered dental professionals from £33. The full list of CGDent membership rates is at https://cgdent.uk/membership-fees/

Dental Teams ARE Healthcare Teams: Redeployment During COVID-19 – 6 September 2021


Monday 6 September, 7pm

In this webinar, hosted by the College and ProDental CPD, dental healthcare professionals who have been redeployed during the pandemic discussed their experiences. Reviewing real life stories, the panel talked about what it was like, who did what and what was learnt? They also considered whether the experience has helped others realise that dental professionals ARE healthcare professionals.

This event is part of the ‘PDJ Live’ webinar series that explores topics covered in the Primary Dental Journal, the College’s highly-regarded, quarterly journal for the entire general dental team.

Aims:

To consider the various redeployment options that were undertaken by dental professionals during COVID-19.

Objectives:

  • Review real life stories as to what happened
  • to consider the implications for dental teams going forward – What did we learn?

Chair:

Wendy Thompson

Speakers:

  • Shaun Howe
  • Stefan Serban
  • Harriet Powell
  • Sally Eapen-Simon
  • Jason Atkinson

The recording of this webinar is available here.

CGDent members and ProDental subscribers have free access to the recording and can claim CPD for free. A £20 fee will apply for non-members/non-subscribers who wish to claim CPD.

This webinar is part of the new partnership between the College of General Dentistry (CGDent) and ProDental CPD. To receive information on upcoming events, sign up to the CGDent newsletter.

Membership of the College of General Dentistry is open to all registered dental professionals. Find out more here. Membership for dentists is available from £94, and for other registered dental professionals from £33. The full list of CGDent membership rates is at https://cgdent.uk/membership-fees/

Scotland Study Day 2021 – 3 December 2021

Informative updates on treatments for perio and endodontics

Friday 3 December 2021

Glasgow Science Centre, 50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow G51 1EA

This study day is an opportunity for you to keep your practice up-to-date, in order to give your patients the most suitable and relevant treatment. Networking with colleagues and peers will also provide the means to discuss dental issues with others and share experiences and recommendations to enhance your approach to practice afterwards. 

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Northern Study Day: No more nails – The ultimate guide to complete dentures – 19 November 2021

Venue:  Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel MetroCentre, Marconi Way, Gateshead NE11 9XF

Dr James Field will be sharing his knowledge and expertise, and providing guidance on providing suitable care for patients with prosthodontics.

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Non-Surgical Facial Aesthetics: Complications – 20 September 2021

Speaker: Dr Jalpesh Patel BDS (Hons) (Lond) MJDF RCS Eng MSc (Aes Dent) PG Cert (Aes Med)

This webinar, hosted by the College and ProDental CPD, will consider the potential complications involved in delivering non-surgical facial aesthetic treatments, how the risks of some of these complications can be mitigated, and how complications can be best managed where they arise.

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Facial Aesthetics: Clinical Cases and Applied Anatomy – 22 July 2021

Speaker: Dr Jalpesh Patel BDS (Hons) (Lond) MJDF RCS Eng MSc (Aes Dent) PG Cert (Aes Med)

This webinar, hosted by the College and ProDental CPD, used clinical case studies to demonstrate the importance of the assessment phase, applied facial anatomy, treatment planning and subsequent treatment of multiple regions of the face with cosmetic injectables. It gave learners who have little or no experience in this field an appreciation of the clinical aspects of the patient journey and what can be achieved.

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Mental Health Wellness Framework – 5 July 2021

This interactive webinar, which took place on 5 July 2021, discussed the new Mental Health Wellness in Dentistry initiative, and how to act in a timely, appropriate, and safe manner when identifying mental health wellness issues in the dental workplace. It also highlighted the findings of a paper on mental health that will be published in an upcoming issue of the College of General Dentistry’s Primary Dental Journal.

This is the first event under the new partnership announced between the College of General Dentistry (CGDent) and ProDental CPD, and is being held in collaboration with the Dental Professional Alliance.

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