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The summit of Everest - An oral surgeon's journey

* If booking 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.

DateWednesday 19 February 2020
VenueDundee Dental Education Centre (DDEC), Frankland Building, Smalls Wynd, Dundee DD1 4HN

18:30 Registration and refreshments

19:00 Lecture start

20:00 End of lecture

Branch / SectionDundee and Perth Section
CPD1 hour
PriceFree 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.


To help inspire colleagues to take on challenges no matter how big or small and how these can positively improve your daily work and life.

Learning objectives

  • Inspire you to take on that challenge you have thought about but not yet done
  • Understand the importance of team work
  • Provide an overview of what it takes to climb some of the worlds biggest mountains
  • Understand the importance of a good work life balance.
Learning content

A talk filled with photos, videos and stories about the adventures had and how this can have a positive affect on your work and life.

Development outcomeB

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Rowena Lewthwaite

Rowena is an Oral Surgery Specialist who qualified from The University of Dundee in 2009. She is currently the Clinical Lead for Oral Surgery at KENTCHFT and undertakes IMOS in a practice in Hampshire. She has worked in Scotland, East Midlands, Devon and Hampshire during her training but now resides in the big smoke of London.

During her training she had a significant life changing event which led her to realise there is far more to life than work. So far she has reached the summits of four continents highest peaks to date in memory of her father. Rowena managed to undertake this set of mountainous challenges while working full time.

How to book / enquiries

Three ways to book:

Online - individual bookings only for the lecture

Login to the BDA website first.

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

Please note: If you have a GDC number you can use the online system. You do not need to be a BDA member.

If you do not already have a BDA website username and password, fill in the form and we'll set you up with a username and temporary password.

If booking online, please email us any dietary requirements.


By booking form

If you prefer to use a booking form, you wish to book for more than one person, you are without 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).

For registration queries email us at

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