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Hospital Dentists Group

The Hospitals Group supports dentists working in Hospitals throughout the UK by providing opportunities for high quality CPD, specially tailored to their needs.

The Group’s divisions work to develop local meetings and study days, events & courses and the Annual, Presidential and Scientific Conference is the highlights of the calendar.

What does the Group do?

  • Promotes the objects and aims of the BDA and to fosters and maintains cordial relations between members of the Group and other sections of the profession

  • Assists and advises the BDA in promoting and safeguarding the interests of all members of the Group

  • Advances the interests of the Hospital Dental Services by the cultivation of a professional spirit among members of the Group; by consideration of subjects relevant to dental and allied science, and assists division and sub-divisions on achieving these objectives.

  • Provides a forum for information sharing relating to the Hospital Dental Service and gathers information and opinion on matters affecting the service from members of the Group

  • Promotes public welfare by encouraging and serving the scientific, clinical and social interests of members of the dental profession in the hospital service


All BDA members working in the Hospital Dental Service are eligible to be members of the Group. To ensure you receive information and to be added to the Hospitals Group membership list, please e-mail Andrea Greatrex including details of your employing trust and your BDA membership number.


The Hospitals Group Management Committee meet three times a year to discuss social and educational issues that relate to Hospital Dentistry.

The BDA Hospitals Group holds an Annual, Presidential and Scientific Meeting. All queries relating to this event please contact Sarah Rockliff on or telephone 0207 563 4590.

Hospitals Group Management Committee 2016-2017

ChairmanPete Brotherton(temp)
Honorary Treasurer Muneer Patel
PresidentPaul Coulthard
(President 2015-2017)

Immediate Past PresidentPete Brotherton 
(President 2014-2015)

President Elect:



President Designate 1


President Designate 2vacant
SecretaryAndrea Greatrex
Events CoordinatorSarah Rockliff


July 2015 Newsletter FINAL.pdf