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Dundee and Perth Section

Event Type
Event Subject
Development Outcomes (C)
Topic Groups (Oral Cancer)
Wednesday 27 March 2019
18:30 - 20:00
Dundee Dental Education Centre
Park Place, DUNDEE, DD1 4HR, Scotland
Sharon White
Booking Fees
  • Dental care professional: £0.00
  • Essential member: £0.00
  • Expert member: £0.00
  • Extra member: £0.00
  • Senior member: £0.00
  • Non member: £0.00
  • Student member: £0.00

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An update on oral cancer and the Scottish Oral Cancer Referral Guidance


Wednesday 27 March 2019


Almond Suite, Dundee Dental Education Centre (DDEC), Frankland Building, Smalls Wynd, Dundee DD1 4HN


18:30 Registration and refreshments

19:00 Lecture

20:00 Close

Branch / Section

Dundee and Perth Section

CPD1 hour

Free to attend and open to the whole dental team.


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


  • To review the risk factors for oral cancer, oral potentially malignant disorders and oral cancer diagnosis
  • To provide an update on the Scottish Oral Cancer Referral Guidance and recent change in oral cancer staging.

Learning objectives

  • To reinforce knowledge of the risk factors for oral cancer and of oral potentially malignant disorders
  • To have knowledge of Scottish Oral Cancer Referral Guidance
  • To be aware of recent change in oral cancer staging and its signifiance.
Learning content
  • Review of the risk factors for oral cancer and of potentially malignant disorders
  • Highlight the need for early detection of lesions suspicious for oral cancer and the variable presentation of such lesions
  • Up to date Scottish referral guidance for lesions suspicious for oral cancer
  • The significance of recent changes in oral cancer staging.
Development outcomeC

Sharon White - photo.png 

Dr Sharon White

Clinical Senior Lecturer / Honorary Consultant Oral Pathology

BMSC (First Class Honours), BDS with Honours, MFDS RCPSGlasg, PhD, FRCPath

Sharon qualified in dentistry at Dundee Dental School in 1996 and completed General Professional Training prior to working in general practice. Following SHO and clinical research posts, she was awarded a MRC Clinical Research Training Fellowship and obtained a PhD in Human Genetics. After specialist training in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology in Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, she was appointed Senior Lecturer / Honorary Consultant in Oral Pathology, University of Dundee.

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