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Report highlights need to improve diversity in the dental profession

May 14, 20211 min read

The Faculty of General Dental Practice has published Equality, diversity and inclusion within dentistry – a profession-wide commitment, the report of the Diversity in Dentistry Action Group (DDAG), to which the College has contributed. 4801

CGDent & FGDP join call for mental health leads in every dental workplace

May 11, 20211 min read

The College of General Dentistry and The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP) are supporting a new initiative encouraging all dental workplaces to appoint mental health leads. They are among over 20 organisations endorsing the Mental Health Wellness in Dentistry Framework and Call to Action, which have been established to encourage dental…

New Ambassadors for the College of General Dentistry reflect commitment to the team

Mar 4, 20211 min read

The College of General Dentistry is delighted to announce the appointment of two more Ambassadors, Dr Louise Belfield and Dr Marina Harris, reflecting the College’s commitment to the whole dental team. 4448

Abhi Pal to be first elected President of the College of General Dentistry

Feb 26, 20211 min read

Abhi Pal FCGDent has been elected as the next Dean of the Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP), and will become the first elected President of the College of General Dentistry. 4422

Safety, not activity targets, must be the priority

Jan 14, 20211 min read

The College of General Dentistry (CGDent), Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP), and the Faculty of Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of England have issued a joint message that safety must take clear priority over dental activity levels during the latest national coronavirus lockdown. The leading dental…

Nairn Wilson recognised for contribution to the new College of General Dentistry

Dec 17, 20201 min read

The College of General Dentistry is delighted to announce that Prof Nairn Wilson CBE is to be recognised for his contribution in the establishment of the College of General Dentistry as Honorary Founding President. 3966

CGDent and FGDP publish BPS psychological advice for dental teams

Dec 17, 20201 min read

The College of General Dentistry (CGDent) and Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP) have published Dentistry during COVID-19: Psychological advice for dental teams, policy makers, and communicators. 3957

Dental organisations assess discrimination

Dec 14, 20201 min read

The British Dental Association, Faculty of General Dental Practice UK and College of General Dentistry have joined forces to conduct a survey into discrimination in dentistry. 3931

College of General Dentistry appoints more Ambassadors

Dec 11, 20201 min read

The College of General Dentistry is delighted to announce the appointment of three more Ambassadors, Professor Richard Horton, Dr Govin Murugachandran and Professor Jonathan Cowpe. 3886

College of General Dentistry and Dental Protection to offer indemnity protection for less

Nov 26, 20201 min read

The College of General Dentistry and Dental Protection have announced the establishment of a partnership which includes a discount on Dental Protection subscription fees for members of the College.   3856

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