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BSDH Spring Conference 2017


What's new in clinical dentistry


Thursday 4 - Friday 5 May 2017, Liverpool


Programme Thursday 4 May   |   Speakers   |   Social event   |   How to book




Programme Friday 5 May

                                                                                                                                        5.5 CPD hours

The Venue at the Royal Liver Building

First Floor, Royal Liver Building, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 1HU

09:00Registration, refreshments and exhibition
09:30Welcome by Avril Macpherson, President BSDH

Current concepts in cariology

  • Update in recent advances in caries diagnosis and management and understand the carious process
  • Improve your knowledge of meticulous caries detection and diagnosis
  • Discussing the implication of these advances on the management of caries.

Chris Deery, Dean of School of Clinical Dentistry and Professor of Paediatric Dentistry, University of Sheffield

10:15Current concepts in restorative dentistry
  • Patching vs replacing: biodentine, high density GIC & composite – which & where?
  • Occlusal factors, adhesive techniques and crowning: composites vs cast metal vs ceramics
  • Current concepts in dentures - why older concepts work better.

Callum Youngson, Head of the Institute of Clinical Sciences and Professor of Restorative Dentistry, Liverpool University Dental Hospital

10:55Morning refreshments and exhibition
11:25Current concepts in endodontics
  • Describe the latest trends in endodontic management  
  • Appreciate how current Endodontic treatment strategies may affect clinical decisions and outcome.

Fadi Jarad, Senior Lecturer/Honorary Consultant in Restorative Dentistry, Liverpool University Dental Hospital

12:05Current concepts in oral medicine
  • The management of oral mucosal disease
  • Controversies concerning the management of oral dysplasia.

Anne Field, Consultant/Honorary Professor in Oral Medicine, Liverpool University Dental Hospital

12:45Plenary session

Chair: Shelagh Thompson, Professor of Special Care Dentistry, Liverpool University Dental Hospital
13:00Lunch and exhibition
14:00Current concepts in the management of dental trauma
  • The latest development in the field of dental trauma from diagnosis to treatment 
  • Effective strategies for the management of non-vital immature permanent incisor 
  • Management of traumatised teeth with poor prognosis including space management and alveolar bone preservation.

Sondos Albadri, Reader in Paediatric Dentistry, Liverpool University Dental Hospital

14:40Current concepts in oral surgery

• Be aware of the new M3M guidelines

• Understand the role and limitations of coronectomy

• Be aware of the impact of piezo surgery

• Be aware of new treatment modalities for facial pain.

Colette Balmer, Consultant in Oral Surgery, Liverpool University Dental Hospital

15:20Afternoon refreshments and exhibition
15:40Current concepts in orthodontics

Norah Flannigan, Senior Lecturer in Orthodontics, Liverpool University Dental Hospital
16:20Plenary session

Chair: Andy Kwasnicki, Consultant in Special Care Dentistry, Liverpool University Dental Hospital
16:35Closing remarks from the President