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Northern Ireland Branch

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Friday 17 January 2020
19:15 - 23:59
Great Hall
Queens University Belfast University Road, BELFAST, BT7 1NN, Northern Ireland
Booking Fees
  • Dental care professional: £60.00
  • Essential member: £60.00
  • Expert member: £60.00
  • Extra member: £60.00
  • Senior member: £60.00
  • Non member: £60.00
  • Student member: £60.00

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Contact Sarah Rockliff

Tel 020 7563 4590

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Presidential Installation Dinner

Please note: Bookings for this event have now closed. For any enquiries please contact


Friday 17 January 2020


The Great Hall, Queen’s University Belfast, University Road, Belfast BT7 1NN

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Join us at 19:15 for a drinks reception in the Canada Room followed by dinner in the exquisite Great Hall

Dress: Black tie and evening dresses

Branch / Section

Northern Ireland Branch


All attendees - £60 (inc VAT)

Booking deadline extended to Wednesday 15 January 2020 at 5pm


Please find the menu for the dinner below. If you have any dietary requirements please email

Walter's smoked salmon (GF)

Dill, celeriac, pickled cucumber, crème fraiche stack
Salsa verdi dressing

Asparagus, pea and celeriac soup (V) (GF)
Served with a selection of breads

Braised daube of beef (GF)

Stroganoff crust and crisp pancetta
Brandy mushroom sauce

The Queen's Assiette of Desserts

Salted Chocolate torte with coffee mousse

Baked bramley apple, honey nuts bavarois, petal rose strawberry jam

Lemon and lime meringue

Fairtrade tea, coffee and after dinner mints


Torres Finca Negra Sauvignon Blanc Chile

Torres Finca Negra Cabernet Sauvignon Chile

Guest speaker​We are delighted to announce that Donncha O’Carolan, Head of GDS and Governance HSCB will be the guest speaker at the dinner.
Incoming BDA NI Branch President

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Paul Brennan

The BDA Northern Ireland Branch looks forward to installing Paul Brennan BDA, MSc.

Paul has been in general practice in Strabane for 33yrs since qualifying from Queens University Belfast in 1986.

Paul was one of the first local dentists to complete the certificate course in Restorative dentistry at the Eastman in 2001 and in 2006 he commenced an MSc in Endodontics, graduating with distinction from the Eastman in 2008. Since then he has lectured both locally and at the Eastman and runs a referral endodontic service.

Paul from the early 1990’s has been involved with dental representation serving as Secretary and then Chairman of the Western Area LDC, Deputy Chairman of Western Area Dental Advisory and is currently Chair of CAPRAP.

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 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 - for individual and group bookings


By telephone - for individual and group bookings

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)

For general queries about the Northern Ireland Branch

For general event queries about the Presidential dinner please contact Philip McLorinan on 07980 916 828.

​General queries about the Northern Ireland Branch contact Laura Orr

Forthcoming Northern Ireland Branch events

Tuesday 4 February 2020 - Creating a great Personal Development Plan - Janine Brooks

Tuesday 10 March 2020 - The good, the bad and the ugly! - Stephen Adair and Seamus Napier

Tuesday 28 April 2020 - The business of dental practice – risk vs reward - Owen Thompson and 30 reasons why – practical hints and tips to improve your clinical practice - David McCaughey

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