Room 1 - Programme and speakers
Predictable outcomes in digital implant dentistry
Adam Nulty, The Digital Dentist, Principal, Dentist ON THE ROCK
- Learn about implant planning with a 3D position based on the incorporation of a virtual mockup
- Understand the impact of preoperative virtual CAD planning on prosthetically designed implant planning
- Discuss implant planning software alternatives
- Discuss how long term maintenance with new technologies can lead to more successful outcomes.
An update in conscious sedation
- Understand the definition of conscious sedation
- Be aware of current conscious sedation guidance for dentistry in the UK
- Understand common inspection issues and failings.
Periodontics: Working together – how can we get the best out of each other and for the patient
Madeleine Murray, Specialist in Restorative Dentistry Practice limited to Periodontics
Alison Cunningham, Associate, Edinburgh
- Understand referral pathways for periodontology
- Gain an insight into how professional general dentist specialist relationships evolve and work
- Understand when a specialist might help and how to get the best from the relationship for all involved in the process.
Aesthetic restorative dentistry: A practical guide
Louis Mackenzie, Clinical Lecturer, University of Birmingham Dental School
Be able to demonstrate understanding of the latest innovations in direct aesthetic restorative dentistry including:
- Minimally invasive cavity preparation
- Isolation and adhesion
- Matrix systems
- Posterior composites (including bulk fill materials)
- Anterior composites (including polychromatic layering techniques)
- Direct restoration of the worn dentition
- Restoration maintenance.
The role of GDPs and their teams in the management of head and neck cancer patients
Lorna McCaul, Consultant in Restorative Dentistry, Glasgow Dental Hospital and School
Craig Wales, Consultant Maxillofacial Head and Neck Surgeon, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow
Learn to recognise head and neck lesions which are potentially malignant
Know when, where and how to refer patients with potentially malignant lesions
Be aware of the head and neck cancer treatment pathway
Understand the long term effects of head and neck cancer treatments on oral and dental appearance and function.
An update in decontamination
Fiona Elder, QliPT Tutor, NHS Education for Scotland
- Identify the reasons why dental teams need to improve their infection control and decontamination processes
- Discuss effective application of standard infection control and decontamination procedures
- Apply the practical advice gained in a dental practice setting.
Room 2 - Programme and speakers
Endodontics in the dock: Case selection
Sanjeev Bhanderi, Specialist in Endodontics, Senior Lecturer, University of Liverpool
- Discuss the factors to consider in deciding whether or not to treat 'difficult' cases
- Recognise commonly encountered failures and mishaps that can occur in endodontic treatment
- Gain clinical tips that can be employed in general dental practice to prevent mishaps
- Become up to date from a medicolegal viewpoint.
A team approach to minimal intervention of tooth decay in children
Bhupinder Dawett, Doctoral Research Fellow and Principal, Hafren House Dental Practice
Laura Rose Brady, Dental Therapist, Hafren House Dental Practice
- Raise awareness of the concepts of minimal intervention dentistry (MID) in caries management
- Appreciate the need for a MID approach in a quality driven practice
- Gain an understanding of the role of the dental team in practising MID.
'Let's talk about sex baby!' – the facts and falsehoods of HPV's role in oral cancer
Gillian Knight, Associate Dean, School of Engineering and Applied Science Aston University
- Gain awareness of the prevalence of oral HPV in the healthy community and how this is impacting the rates of oral cancer
- Understand how HPV can be transmitted and how other life style factors can contribute to the risk of oral infection
- Be aware of current screening, prevention and treatment regime for oral HPV infections and HPV oral cancer.
- Appreciate the role of dentists and other oral health professionals in educating people around the risks of oral HPV infection.
Domiciliary care in dentistry – Positives and pitfalls
Karen Maxwell, Assistant Clinical Director, Community Dental Services South Eastern HSCT
Avril Murray, Senior Dental Nurse, South Eastern HSCT
- Understand the limitations of domiciliary care and treatment plan accordingly
- Understand the importance of risk assessment and planning the domiciliary visit
- Recognise the planning and preparation involved from a dental nurse perspective before providing a domiciliary visit in the community setting
- Understand the dental nurses' responsibilities including patient management, limitations and restrictions involved when providing domiciliary care.
Minimally invasive management of tooth wear
Subir Banerji, Programme Director MSc Aesthetic Dentistry, King's College London and Principal, London
- Become aware of the characteristics and presentations of tooth wear
- Be familiar with the various management strategies for dealing with tooth wear using minimally invasive techniques with the use of clinical cases
- Evaluate the relevant literature and evidence with their clinical implications
- Recognise the advantages of a minimally invasive approach to the management of tooth wear
- Recognise the various signs and symptoms associated with patients with tooth wear.
Mental health and well-being in the dental profession
Rory O'Connor, Clinical Advisor, NHS England, National Coordinator, Dentists' Health Support Programme
- Be aware of substance misuse in the dental profession
- Be familiar with the mental health issues in the dental profession
- Know how to access help and intervene
- Well-being: what can you do to help yourself.
Fees - early bird rates available until 15 July 2019
Dental care professional:
* Please note this rate cannot be booked online. Please contact 0207 563 4590 to book
** This rate is limited to 20 places. Thereafter the rate is £50. Please note this rate can only be booked online by BDA members. Non members, please contact 0207 563 4590 to book
The fee includes refreshments, lunch and all course documentation.
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We advise you to book through the official channel as the service is supported by the event; you will get the best rates and by staying in one of the accredited hotels you will be with other delegates and will therefore be able to network/socialise more to get the most out of the event.
Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities
at the BDA's Scottish Dental Conference and Exhibition provides an excellent opportunity to meet and
interact with dentists and their teams, gather data, showcase your products and increase
sales all in a friendly relaxed atmosphere. We are expecting 200+ attendees.
To book your exhibition stand, contact Susan Graves, Exhibition Sales and Sponsorship Executive on
020 7563 4175
Why Exhibit or Sponsor at a BDA event?
your desired audience over a focused seminar, training course or
conference, providing your organisation the opportunity to meet face to
face with dentists and the dental team
The BDA is the
association membership body available for all dentists in the UK,
consequently our events are key dates to meet and engage with dentists
exhibiting at BDA events and activities you are helping support
dentistry, as the BDA’s sole purpose of running events is to support the
Dentists have the time at BDA events to research,
source and engage with organisations, therefore our events are a
valuable occasion for the industry and dental profession to engage.