Science & practice

The College’s role is to enable the development of dental practice by identifying issues that need addressing in the service of patients. We will set the agenda for policy, research and standards, all with impact on day to day practice.

Standards & guidance

The College has a role to establish and promote high standards in dentistry.


The College seeks to promote research in Primary Care dentistry, drawing on exciting data-driven opportunities that address patient needs.

Oral healthcare policy

We are focused on policy objectives that drive the future of oral healthcare delivery in the UK.

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