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

We promote high standards in dentistry by providing access to evidence-based guidance and standards for the whole of the dental profession.


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

Primary Dental Journal

Our peer-reviewed, quarterly journal, explores topics of interest and relevance to the primary care dental team.

Live discussion

Regular live webinars that examine topical issues and practice guidance for the dental team.

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