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Off the record - guidance on good record keeping

* If booking for two or more people, please use the booking form (PDF version) or booking form (word version) to make your booking, or call us on 020 7563 4590.

Date Tuesday 11 February 2020

Audrey Emerton Education Centre, Brighton BN2 5BE


19:00 Registration

19:30 Lecture starts

21:00 Finish

Branch / SectionBrighton Section
CPD1 hour 30 minutes

Free for all dental professionals

Although this is a free event advance booking is essential so that we know numbers for seating, refreshments and preparing named CPD certificates.

  • Outline the reasons for keeping clinical records
  • Outline the legal and clinical standards applied to record keeping
  • Case based scenarios emphasising the importance of accurate record keeping for consent and in different clinical disciplines eg: perio, endo.
Learning objectives
  • Produce appropriate clinical records
  • Reflect on the standards required for record keeping
  • Practically apply a system to produce consistent, accurate and defendable records.
Learning contentA lecture based session with the opportunity to ask questions to the speaker.
Development outcomesA, B, D

Lorna has 19 years of experience working as a dentist. She has worked primarily as a general dental practitioner and also has experience working as a community dental officer and as a hospital dentist.

In recent years, Lorna has worked as a dento-legal advisor for one of the large mutual defence organisations. She is dedicated to supporting her dentist colleagues through a range of cases such as complaints, claims and regulatory issues. 

  • BDS
  • MFDS RCS (Ed)  
How to book / enquiries

Three ways to book:

Online - individual bookings only

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Then use the pink 'Register' button at the top right of this page.

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By booking form - email / post

If you are booking for more than one person, prefer to use a booking form, you do not have a GDC number, or you have difficulties using the online system, use the booking form (PDF version) or booking form (word version) to make your booking.


By telephone 

Call the Events team on 020 7563 4590 to book over the phone (open Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00).

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