Events

We offer a range of CPD events online and around the UK, to support your professional development.

Our regular CPD webinars, powered by ProDental CPD, cover a wide range of issues affecting the general dental team today. Expert speakers share their knowledge, experience and ideas on topics aligned with our themed, quarterly publication, Primary Dental Journal, our best practice standards and guidance and our developing Career Pathways structure.

We also offer online and in-person study days around the UK, giving you the opportunity to enhance your clinical knowledge and skills alongside dental colleagues in your area. Sign up to our monthly newsletter to receive details of upcoming events.

Meta-analyses and their appraisal – 7 December 2022

Meta-analyses and their appraisal – 7 December 2022

CGDent live webinar, Wednesday 7 December 2022, 1pm. The third in our Research and Critical Appraisal of Evidence series, this webinar will outline the key elements of meta-analysis and how to appraise them.
Record-keeping in the real world of general dental practice – 12 December 2022

Record-keeping in the real world of general dental practice – 12 December 2022

CGDent live webinar, Monday 12 December 2022, 7pm. Dr Abhi Pal examines the importance of comprehensive and accurate record-keeping for the delivery of quality patient care.
Creating a positive patient safety culture in dentistry – 10 January 2023

Creating a positive patient safety culture in dentistry – 10 January 2023

CGDent live webinar, Tuesday 10 January 2023, 7pm, with Jason Wong MBE FCGDent
Introduction to orthodontics: Assessment, Diagnosis and Case Selection – 17 January 2023

Introduction to orthodontics: Assessment, Diagnosis and Case Selection – 17 January 2023

CGDent live webinar, Tuesday 17 January 2023, 7pm. Learn why and how to undertake an orthodontic assessment prior to treatment.
1992 Circle, inaugural gathering – 18 January 2023

1992 Circle, inaugural gathering – 18 January 2023

All those who are retired from practice and were a Fellow of the FGDP, or are or were a Fellow of CGDent, are eligible to attend the inaugural gathering of the 1992 Circle
Fellows’ Winter Reception – 18 January 2023

Fellows’ Winter Reception – 18 January 2023

The inaugural College of General Dentistry Fellows’ Winter Reception will take place on Wednesday 18 January 2023 at Whitworth Art Gallery, Oxford Road, Manchester M15 6ER
Introduction to orthodontics: Fixed appliances and functionals – 24 January 2023

Introduction to orthodontics: Fixed appliances and functionals – 24 January 2023

CGDent live webinar, Tuesday 24 January 2023, 7pm. Explore what fixed orthodontic appliances are and what they can do.
Dental care for patients with diabetes – 26 January 2023

Dental care for patients with diabetes – 26 January 2023

CGDent live webinar, Thursday 26 January 2023, 7pm. We explore the relationship between diabetes and oral health and discuss how to provide the best dental care for patients with diabetes.
Introduction to orthodontics: Retention – 31 January 2023

Introduction to orthodontics: Retention – 31 January 2023

CGDent live webinar, Tuesday 31 January 2023, 7pm. Look at orthodontic retention and why it is required.
Complaints handling: a step-by-step approach – 7 February 2023

Complaints handling: a step-by-step approach – 7 February 2023

CGDent live webinar, Tuesday 7 February 2023, 7pm. Through a step-by-step approach, we’ll examine how to handle complaints successfully.
Supporting staff through menopause – 16 February 2023

Supporting staff through menopause – 16 February 2023

CGDent live webinar, Thursday 16 February 2023, 7pm. We explore how colleagues suffering with the symptoms of menopause can be supported at work.
Advanced restorative study day – 17 February 2023

Advanced restorative study day – 17 February 2023

Friday 17 February 2023, Bangor. Join Mike Hughes and Karun Dewan for an advanced update on restorative dentistry and dental implants. CGDent members receive a discount on the fee.
Annual Members’ meeting – 10 March 2023

Annual Members’ meeting – 10 March 2023

Online meeting, Friday 10 March 2023, 4pm. Hosted by the College’s President, Chief Executive and Chair of Trustees, who will set out progress over the previous 12 months in realising the vision for the College, and plans for the future.
Mentoring in implant dentistry – 16 March 2023

Mentoring in implant dentistry – 16 March 2023

CGDent live webinar, Thursday 16 March 2023, 7pm. We will explore the CGDent Mentoring in Implant Dentistry: Good Practice Guidelines and discuss what can be expected from the mentor and the mentee.
CGDent-Quintessence International Conference – 24-25 March 2023

CGDent-Quintessence International Conference – 24-25 March 2023

2 days, 4 theatres, 36 presentations, 29 moderated sessions: 34 speakers from 8 nations will help the whole dental team deliver the best possible patient outcomes.
CGDent-Quintessence International Conference reception & dinner – 24 March 2023

CGDent-Quintessence International Conference reception & dinner – 24 March 2023

Socialise with the speakers and fellow conference-goers at a drinks reception, three-course dinner and party with live band at historic One Great George Street
The CGDent Primary Dental Care Research Poster Award

The CGDent Primary Dental Care Research Poster Award

Abstracts are invited for the CGDent Primary Dental Care research project poster display and awards, which will take place at the CGDent-Quintessence International Conference

CGDent members have free, on-demand access to a library of over 350 online courses and recordings – totalling over 1000 hours of certified, GDC-compliant CPD, with our partners ProDental CPD. To access webinar recordings and CPD for free, members need to log in to the ProDental CPD website once they have received a registration invite to the site. Click the button below to view the full library.

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