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​West of Scotland Branch - Annual General Meeting - Online

Please note that online bookings for this AGM have now closed. If you still wish to attend or have a query relating to the AGM please email 

Date Wednesday 14 April 2021

​18:45 - 19:30 – AGM

19:30 – 20:15 – Presidential Address from Russ Ladwa

20:15 – Branch Council Meeting

Branch / SectionWest of Scotland Branch

Free - BDA members only

Please note you must register in advance to receive the link to access the AGM.


1.Introduction of New Members

2.Minutes of the last AGM

3.Matters arising

4.Report of Council, presented by the Chairman

5. Treasurer's Report & Appointment of Auditors

6.Report by Convenor of the Benevolent Fund

7. Motions or resolutions of which notice has been given. Chairman puts forward motions submitted by Council including proposed changes to Branch Rules

8.Election of Office-Bearers

    President: Ashraf Ayoub

    President-Elect: TBC

    Treasurer: Robin MacDougall

    Members of Council and, when appropriate, representatives

9. Induction of New President

(a) Valedictory Address from retiring President

(b) Induction of new President

10. Reports from Sections of the Branch

Young dentists section

11. Any other business

12. Vote of thanks.

Presidential address


​Russ Ladwa is going to use his own lived experiences of ethnicity and diversity issues and give his personal story of how he dealt with these and how the BDA is working towards improving these matters within the profession.

There will be the opportunity to ask questions to Russ at the end.

How to book / enquiries


Login to the BDA website first.

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

If you experience any problems booking online please contact the Events Team on 020 7563 4590 or email

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