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Oral cancer & dysplasia (WEBINAR RECORDING)

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Wednesday 23 November 2022 - Friday 5 January 2024
00:00 - 01:15
BDA e-learning
www.bda.org/ilearn, ONLINE
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Oral cancer and oral dysplasia 

Do you know what to look for and what to do?


A recording of a webinar that took place on Wednesday 23 November 2022

*** This webinar is complimentary for the whole dental team ***


To improve knowledge of oral dysplasia and be clear on how to spot the red flag signs for oral cancer.



  • Learn what oral dysplasia is and what it looks like in patients
  • Be able to recognise the red flag signs for cancer
  • Find out what the triggers are for fast-track referral and the process to follow
  • Gain a wider understanding of oral cancer and what the latest science is telling us.


Learning content

A recording of a one-hour presentation which offered live attendees the chance to submit questions. 

About the speaker

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Richard Shaw

Professor of Head and Neck Surgery, Liverpool Head and Neck Centre
Honorary Consultant in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Liverpool University NHS Foundation Trust

Richard graduated in Bristol and Glasgow from primary degrees in dentistry and medicine. After surgical training in Glasgow, Richard moved to Liverpool in 2001 to undertake higher training in OMFS and subsequently a head and neck oncology fellowship.

Richard was appointed to Liverpool University and Aintree in 2007, gaining his personal chair in 2012. Richard co-chairs the Mersey Head and Neck Ocnology Research Group (MHNORG), an expanding and vibrant multidisciplinary collaboration of clinicians and scientists committed to improving understanding and treatment of malignancies of the mouth, throat and larynx.

Following several senior roles in the NCRI Clinical Studies Groups, Richard was appointed as an associate director of NIHR CRN with specific remit for advancing surgical oncology trials and the role of surgeons in the national cancer portfolio. He also represents OMFS on the Royal College Cancer Services Committee and is an elected Board Member and Trustee of the British Association for Surgical Oncology. He is an Officer of Council and President Elect of the International Academy of Oral Oncology.


Development Outcomes - C

1 hour and 15 minutes CPD

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