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A selection of sessions filmed at the British Dental Conference and Exhibition are available to view online.

If you struggled to decide between two lectures running at the same time, found a session really useful and would like to have had a 'replay', or simply just couldn't attend, you no longer have to miss out.

Experience the session as it happened; hear the lecture, see the presenter and their slides, and relive the audience question and answer sessions too.

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FREE online lectures for members

The following lectures are scientifically focussed and have been filmed at the Winter and Anniversary Lectures held annually in London. These lectures are available for BDA members only. There is no need to order. Click the lecture title you want to watch and gain access with your BDA website login. Each lecture qualifies for 1 hour verifiable CPD.

Symbiosis and dysbiosis: how the oral microbiome interacts with the hostProf Mike Curtis
Professor of Microbiology and Dean of the Dental School, Barts and the London, QMUL
Diabetes and periodontal disease - an inflammatory combinationProf Philip Preshaw
Professor of Periodontology, University of Newcastle
Oral health, epidemiology and the British way of lifeProf Jimmy Steele CBE
Head of Newcastle School of Dental Sciences
Dental materials today and tomorrowDr Michele Barbour
Senior Lecturer - Dental Biomaterials, University of Bristol



Webcast topics

​How the general dental practice team can improve outcomes for oral cancer patients ​1 hour Core CPD
​A practice-wide approach for oral cancer management 30 mins​​Core CPD
Early detection of oral cancer 1 hourCore CPD
​Mouth cancer - how to ensure you don't miss the signs​1 hourCore CPD
​Top tips to help you avoid fitness to practise problems 1 hour Core CPD
Record keeping - staying out of trouble 1 hour Core CPD
Ethics not fear - cosmetic dentistry in the 21st century 1 hour  Core CPD  
The only way is ethics  1 hour Core CPD
Maintaining trust in the profession: how ethical are we?  30 mins Core CPD
Learn to love complaints  1 hour Core CPD
Complaints: a tactical team approach 45 mins Core CPD
Handling patients' complaints successfully  30 mins Core CPD
Safeguarding children and vulnerable groups in dentistry45 mins Core CPD
Child and adult safeguarding - what to do if you have concerns 30 mins Core CPD
Medical emergencies - recognition and treatment of anaphylaxis 1 hour Core CPD
Preventing and managing medical emergencies 30 mins Core CPD
Medical emergencies

1 hour

Core CPD
The management of sharps injuries in a dental healthcare setting ​1 hour Core CPD
Decontamination in the practice - are your procedures keeping the practice safe?

1 hour

Core CPD
Infection prevention and control - the benefits of teamwork in improving and maintaining standards 1 hour Core CPD
​IRMER Update and the role of DCPs in dental radiography 30 minsCore CPD
To expose or not to expose? The role of the IRMER practitoner 1 hourCore CPD
Radiation doses in dental radiography: factors affecting dose and dose reduction30 mins Core CPD

Or make a saving on the cost of individual sessions with a lecture package. 

​British Dental Conference and Exhibition 2016 - lecture package​5 hrs 30 minsCore CPD
British Dental Conference and Exhibition 2015 - CORE CPD PACKAGE 7 hrs 30 minsCore CPD

Managing oral surgery patients effectively in a primary care setting ​45 mins
A GDP's guide to orthodontic appliance systems 1 hour 
Periodontal issues affecting children and young adults 1 hour 
Modern technology and endodontic outcomes 1 hour 
Tips for effective communication in the dental practice ​30 mins
Managing dentally anxious children and adolesc​ents 1 hour 
Tools and techniques for reducing dental anxiety 30 mins 
How to attract patients using online marketing 30 mins
The secret of carrying out effective interviews 30 mins 
Top tips for writing a winning CV 30 mins 
A practical guide to reducing stress at work 30 mins 

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