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Fylde Section

Event Type
Event Subject
Development Outcomes (A, B)
Topic Groups (General Dental Practice, Consent and Compliance)
Monday 16 March 2020
18:30 - 20:30
Clifton Arms Hotel
West Beach, LYTHAM ST. ANNES, Lancashire, FY8 5QJ, England
Jane Merivale
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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Dento-legal aspects of general dental practice

* 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.


Monday 16 March 2020


The Clifton Arms Hotel

West Beach, Lytham St Annes, Lancashire FY8 5QJ


18:30 Registration and trade stands

19:00 Lecture

20:30 Informal meal in the hotel restaurant *


* If you wish to stay on for the meal, choose from the menu prior to the lecture and let the team know on the night, you do not need to decide now. There is a charge for the meal, payable on the night.

Branch / SectionFylde Section
CPD1 hour 30 minutes

Free for all attendees



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

Aims To provide an overview of current dento-legal issues.
Learning objectives
  • Outline the key areas of dento-legal risks in practice
  • Provide practical solutions for those risks
  • Illustrate the challenges faced in practice using cases and scenarios.
Learning content
  • Appreciate the multi-factorial range of risks faced in clinical practice
  • Review the methods to mitigate the risks of specific clinical issues
  • Implement systems to improve safe clinical care.
Development outcomesA and B

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Jane Merivale

BDA Dento-Legal team

Graduating as a dentist with honours from Guys Hospital, in her early career Jane built a successful general dental practice in South London before becoming involved in the dento-legal field over 20 years ago. Having gained a Masters in Medical Law, Jane held a variety of roles in one of the leading mutual defence organisations as both a dento‐ legal advisor and
in senior management.

She brings with her a wealth of experience in leadership and strategy on complex case management and is adept at utilising her clinical and legal expertise to achieve the best outcome for dentists subjected to the rigours of the current legal and regulatory framework operating in the UK.

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Three ways to book:

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If booking online, please email us any dietary requirements.


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