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London / Metropolitan

The BDA Metropolitan Branch covers Central London. There are no sections within this branch.

Branch meetings are usually held on the first Wednesday of a month at BDA London, in Wimpole Street. 



For all forthcoming branch and section events, please see Branch and section events.

Members are contacted by email regarding meetings, if you are not receiving meeting details email the BDA Local team


The Branch can be contacted a


Metropolitan Branch Council Members

The Branch has a very comprehensive Council which covers all the crafts in dentistry. Members are elected and the term for a council member is usually three years.



​Simon Gallier

​Branch Treasurer

Barry Edwards 


Len D'Cruz

​President Elect

Tom Bereznicki

President Designate​Sami Stagnell

​Immediate Past President

​Avijit Banerjee

​Branch Secretary

Nazli Imtiaz 

Other member representatives

At least one and up to two of the following:


​Avijit Banerjee and Barry Quinn 


​Caroline Pankhurst


​Kathy Fan and Jimmy Makdissi


Barry Edwards and Neil Stephen


Nazli Imtiaz and Samit Shah
Retired and John McLean Rep​Peter Frost

​Other representatives

(including Dental Public Health/Non Clinical Dentist Roles) ​


Simon Gallier and Nairn Wilson

Principal Executive Committee​Russ Ladwa
English Council​Paul Gallop

Student representative

Ji Yun Stephanie Yeung


BDA ​English Council representative


​Under election ballot