Powered by our CPD delivery partner ProDental CPD, our live, topical webinars are currently free to view for all dental professionals. CGDent members and ProDental subscribers have access to the recordings, and can claim CPD hours, free of charge whilst a £20 fee applies for non-members/non-subscribers – scroll down to view.
Members of the College also have free, on-demand access to ProDental’s rich library of over 1000 hours of free CPD and a linked e-PDP – view the full CPD library
Our recent online and in-person study days around the UK are also listed below.
CGDent on-demand webinar, Tuesday 5 December 2023. We examine the ethical challenges impacting the provision of cosmetic dentistry and the importance of effective communication and consent.
Webinar with Future Frontline, Tuesday 5 December 2023, 6pm. Featuring first-hand experiences from members of the dental team, this webinar provided details about working in the profession.
Professor Shamir Mehta and Dr Subir Banerji provided a guide to managing tooth wear in general dental practice, and Professor Jason Leitch delivered the annual Caldwell Memorial Lecture
In this webinar we unlocked the findings of a recent study, carried out in collaboration with Haleon, to better understand the role of preventative oral care in practice.
Tuesday 21 November 2023, 6.30pm-8.30pm, Birmingham. This CGDent Midlands Study Evening with Prof Paul Tipton FCGDent, discussed the aetiologies of tooth wear.
CGDent live webinar, POSTPONED. We will review the role of a Clinical Dental Technician and discuss the numerous benefits that CDTs can bring to dentists, patients and the dental practice.
Tuesday 10 October 2023, 6.30pm, Solihull. Share experience and engage in discussion at this bi-monthly CGDent Midlands Study Club. This session topic covered hands-on photography and consent.
Aimed at all members of the dental team, this lecture by Dr George Wright highlighted key stages of the complaint-handling process, and discussed worked examples using real patient complaints.
Dr Sukhvinder Singh Atthi offered delegates up-to-date knowledge in order to sustain life when a medical emergency occurs in general dental practice.
Professor Tim Newton explored common sources of stress and the evidence of the extent of their impact on well-being in the dental profession, and outlined evidence-based approaches to managing the well-being of the dental team.
Dr Abhi Pal discussed the importance of comprehensive and accurate record-keeping, and why it is fundamental for good clinical practice and essential for delivering quality patient care.
Professor Paul Batchelor explored what sustainability means and how individual dental professionals and practices can contribute to sustainability goals.
The College invited all dental professionals to visit its exhibition stand (G52) at Dentistry Show London 2023. Members and non-members alike were encouraged to come and introduce themselves, to find out more about the College and have their queries answered.
The College was a key education partner for Dentistry Show London 2023, hosting five seminars during the two-day conference, and College representatives were also available throughout at the CGDent Stand
Friday 29 September 2023, London. One-day course exploring the causes, diagnosis and treatment of Bruxism. College members received a discount.
CGDent recorded webinar, Thursday 21 September 2023. We explore the use of the Hall Technique for managing caries in primary molars.
CGDent recorded webinar, Thursday 7 September 2023. We examine the role of Dental Therapists in providing aesthetic dentistry within a UK dental practice setting
Wednesday 5 July 2023, Manchester. Dr Roy Bennett FCGDent and Dr Rob Endicott delivered a one day hands-on CPD training course in the use of the new benzodiazepine Remimazolam
CGDent recorded webinar, Thursday 22 June 2023. Second webinar in a two-part series. Clinical Dental Technicians, Mike Brindle and Caroline Persaud, discuss the practical aspects of delivering domiciliary denture provision.
CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 20 June 2023. This webinar asks what are AI and machine learning and how can we use it in dentistry.
Thursday 15 June 2023, 6-9pm, London. Open to Fellows and Associate Fellows, those gaining an Honorary Fellowship or President’s Commendation, those enrolled in Certified Membership and poster competition entrants.
Thursday 15 June 2023, 4-6pm, London. 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 join the 1992 Circle and could attend the summer gathering
The BSRD Spring Meeting is on the topic of Biomimetics in dentistry and features lectures from a range of speakers. College members receive a discount on the fee.
CGDent recorded webinar, Thursday 18 May 2023. An introduction to the pharmacology of Remimazolam, with a discussion of experiences of using the drug.
Friday-Saturday 12-13 May 2023, Birmingham. The College hosted the brand new Professional Development Theatre and Careers Clinic. Free of charge.
CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 9 May 2023. First webinar in two-part series. Clinical Dental Technicians, Mike Brindle and Caroline Persaud, explore the benefits of denture treatment in the patient’s home.
CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 18 April 2023. Anthony Laurie and Prof Bill Sharpling explore how to successfully transition from analogue to digital dentistry.
Share experience and engage in discussion at this bi-monthly CGDent Midlands Study Club. The topic for this session is difficult extractions and managing medically compromised patients.
CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 21 March 2023. Discover the types of volunteering opportunities available in dentistry and how to get involved.
CGDent live webinar, Monday 20 March 2023. Learn how Ramadan, which commences around 21-22 March, impacts patients and colleagues.
CGDent recorded webinar, Thursday 16 March 2023. We explore the CGDent Mentoring in Implant Dentistry: Good Practice Guidelines and discuss what can be expected from the mentor and the mentee.
Online meeting, Friday 10 March 2023. Hosted by the College’s President, Chief Executive and Chair of Trustees, who set out progress over the previous 12 months in realising the vision for the College, and plans for the future.
This new CGDent Midlands Study Club will meet every two months to share experience and engage in discussion on a range of topics in dentistry.
Friday 17 February 2023, Bangor. Mike Hughes and Karun Dewan delivered an advanced update on restorative dentistry and dental implants. CGDent members received a discount on the fee.
CGDent recorded webinar, Thursday 16 February 2023. We explore how colleagues suffering with the symptoms of menopause can be supported at work.
CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 7 February 2023. Through a step-by-step approach, we examine how to handle complaints successfully.
CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 31 January 2023. An exploration of
orthodontic appliances, retention and training.
CGDent recorded webinar, Thursday 26 January 2023. We explore the importance of non-communicable diseases in an ageing population and focus on Type 2 diabetes.
CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 24 January 2023. Explore the principles of orthodontic planning and gain an insight into orthodontic appliances.
In this webinar for the whole dental team hosted by the College’s North East and North West Thames Group, Dr Munir Ravalia BDS, MFDS (RCS Eng.), Dip. Cons. Sed., DCHyp, explored the use of clinical hypnotherapy in dentistry.
The inaugural College of General Dentistry Fellows’ Winter Reception took place on Wednesday 18 January 2023 at Whitworth Art Gallery, Oxford Road, Manchester M15 6ER
All those who are retired from practice and were a Fellow of the FGDP, or are or were a Fellow of CGDent, were eligible to attend the inaugural gathering of the 1992 Circle
CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 17 January 2023. Learn why and how to undertake an orthodontic assessment prior to treatment.
CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 10 January 2023, with Jason Wong MBE FCGDent and a panel of speakers involved with Project Sphere.
CGDent recorded webinar, Monday 12 December 2022. Dr Abhi Pal examines the importance of comprehensive and accurate record-keeping for the delivery of quality patient care.
CGDent recorded webinar, Wednesday 7 December 2022. The third in our Research and Critical Appraisal of Evidence series, this webinar outlines the key elements of meta-analyses and how to appraise them.
Friday 2 December 2022, Glasgow. Justin Durham and Finlay Sutton presented lectures on TMD and Prosthodontics. The Caldwell Memorial Lecture was presented by Prof Jeremy Bagg and colleagues.
CGDent recorded webinar, Thursday 17 November 2022. Fiona Ellwood BEM FFGDP(UK)(Hon) examines the leadership skills required in order to effectively manage infection prevention and control in your practice.
CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 15 November 2022. Dr Mick Horton examines how to mitigate wrong tooth extraction in primary care oral surgery.
CGDent recorded webinar, Wednesday 2 November 2022. The second in our Research and Critical Appraisal of Evidence series, this webinar provides an overview of key statistical terms and their real-world interpretation.
CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 1 November 2022. This webinar will help you understand the signs of domestic abuse and how to act to safeguard the safety of your patients and colleagues.
Friday 14 October & Saturday 15 October 2022 (optional), Belfast. Dr Walter Devoto presented a masterclass on aesthetic and restorative dentistry.
Recorded webinar, Tuesday 11 October. We demystify issues around the storage, use and sharing of data in your practice.
The College was the headline education partner for the Clinical Excellence Theatre at Dentistry Show London 2022, hosting nine seminars in three CPD theatres over the two-day conference.
Recorded webinar, Thursday 6 October 2022 We examine the importance of the patient assessment prior to an oral surgery procedure in order to minimise the risk of complications.
Recorded webinar, Tuesday 4 October 2022. The speakers identify and explore barriers faced by LGBTQ+ people in accessing dentistry and discuss how to further develop inclusive practice.
In-person panel discussion, Tuesday 4 October, 6.30pm, London, including CGDent President Dr Abhi Pal, exploring MI oral healthcare, NHS dental contract reform and career pathways for the oral healthcare team
Recorded webinar, Wednesday 28 September 2022. The first in our Research and Critical Appraisal of Evidence series, this webinar will introduce you to how to critically appraise a research paper.
Recorded webinar, Thursday 21 July 2022. Watch this webinar to understand the duty of candour as it applies to dentistry.
Recorded webinar, Monday 4 July 2022. We examine the issues surrounding social inequalities and their impact on students applying to study dentistry.
Saturday 2 July 2022, Cardiff. Featured talks from a host of experts on the theme of ‘More than Teeth’ and CGDent members were invited to attend at a special rate.
CGDent Midlands study day, Friday 1 July 2022, Birmingham. Prof Julian Satterthwaite provided up-to-date insights into the management of toothwear.
Recorded webinar. Tuesday 28 June 2022. The experts discuss the latest evidence-based guidance for managing carious primary and permanent molars.
Wednesday 15 June 2022, 6-9pm, London. Fellows and Associate Fellows were invited to the inaugural CGDent Fellows’ Summer Reception at the Barber-Surgeons’ Hall
Recorded webinar. Thursday 19 May 2022. Experts explore guidance around dementia-friendly dentistry.
British Dental Conference & Dentistry Show, 13-14 May 2022, NEC Birmingham. CGDent welcomed visitors to its exhibition stand and sessions in the Core CPD Theatre.
Infection Prevention and Control – Learning from Covid-19 & AMR. CGDent members received a fully funded place at the IPC2022 conference in Birmingham.
Recorded webinar. Thursday 24 March 2022. Experts in this field explore the latest guidance on managing traumatic dental injuries.
Friday 11 March 2022. The College’s first Annual Members’ Meeting, where we set out our progress following the launch of the College and our plans for the future.
Recorded webinar. Monday 28 February 2022. How can we reduce waste within dental practice and support sustainability, and what are the challenges?
Wednesday 23 February 2022, 7pm. Dr James Martin shared his journey in dentistry and how he evolved his career.
Recorded webinar. Thursday 17 February 2022. Andrew Gulson examines key areas of the second edition of the Guidance Notes for Dental Practitioners of the Safe use of X-Ray Equipment, with updates on current regulations.
Recorded webinar. Thursday 27 January 2022, 7pm. We discuss COVID-19 vaccination hesitancy amongst healthcare workers, examine the impact on dentistry and answer your questions.
Wednesday 26 January 2022. We explored how the dental team can work together to produce effective dental photography.
Recorded webinar. Thursday 20 January 2022. Learn what owning a practice entails including the preparations needed, the benefits and the common pitfalls.
Recorded webinar. Tuesday 11 January 2022. Chair, Mick Horton, and the panel, explore some of the myths about leadership and understand the importance of leadership in dentistry.
Recorded webinar. Monday 6 December 2021. The panel examine the issue of professionalism in relation to dental colleagues and how it impacts on medico-legal challenges.
Friday 3 December 2021, Glasgow, CGDent Scotland in-person and virtual study day. Iain Chapple and Carol Tait shared latest research and developments on treatments for perio and endodontics.
Recorded webinar. Thursday 25 November 2021. Wendy Thompson shines the spotlight on global efforts to tackle antimicrobial resistance locally.
Friday 19 November 2021, Gateshead, CGDent Northern in-person study day. Dr James Field examined all things prosthodontic