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Climbing the specialty ladder in dentistry

* 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.

DateTuesday 11 February 2020

Bradbury Postgraduate Medical Centre, Epsom District Hospital, Dorking Road, Epsom KT18 7EG


18:45 Registration and buffet

19:30 Lecture

21:00 Close

Branch / SectionEpsom and Sutton 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. Please try to book by Sunday 9 February 2020.

Aims and learning objectives

To provide an overview of the different dental specialties, outline the process of applying for speciality training and review examples of questions posed in a typical interview.

Development outcomesA, B and D

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Constance Wong

Registrar in Orthodontics

Constance is the section’s Meetings Secretary and a 2nd year registrar in Orthodontics. A graduate from Kings’ College London Dental Institute, she has worked in the NHS in Community, OMFS and Paediatrics as well as practising in Surrey and Suffolk and abroad in Australia. Constance was recently a Clinical Fellow at the Dental Academy in Portsmouth, teaching hygiene-therapy students and is currently in her 2nd year of Orthodontic speciality training between London and Brighton.

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Timothy Brown

DCT in Restorative Dentistry and Registrar in Orthodontics

Timothy is currently a DCT2 at Aberdeen Dental School. A graduate from Sheffield in 2010, he completed his foundation training and a hospital post in Maxillofacial Surgery, before transitioning to fully private practice, working in the Isle of Man and in Bromley, London. His interest in Restorative Dentistry has motivated him to pursue specialist training which he will be applying for this year. He also has experience of individual as well as national recruitment interviews at nearly all levels of training.

How to book / enquiries

Three ways to book:

Online - individual bookings only

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 this form and we'll set you up with a username and temporary password.

If booking online, please email us any dietary requirements at


By booking form - email / post

If you prefer to use a booking form, 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

Full terms and conditions (including cancellation policy)

Programme, speaker or Section
​​​Full programme for the season

Educational programme 2020

Tuesday 21 January 2020 - Joint meeting with Kingston and District and Hounslow and Twickenham Sections

Tuesday 10 March 2020 - The invisible man - a wander through discreet orthodontic treatment - Paul Ward

Tuesday 7 April 2020 - Harold Shipman - Serial killer and best loved doctor - Steve Hyer

Tuesday 12 May 2020 - Endodontics for the GDP - Alex Mustard

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