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IN-PERSON EVENT, hosted by the Ribble Section

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Early-bird offer available until 1 October 2024

BDA member/UCLan Alumni: £175 (£250)

Non-member: £250 (£325)

Dental Care Professional: £100 (£175)

Student: £125 (£200)


This multidisciplinary CBCT course covers both level 1 and level 2, but please note you have to book the events separately. You can attend only one level should you wish.

Level 1 is intended to train dentists who prescribe CBCT imaging, such that they may request appropriately and understand the resultant reported images.
Date: Thursday 31 October 2024.

Level 2 is intended to train to a more advanced level and covers the understanding and skills needed to justify, carry out and interpret a CBCT examination. Please note you have to bring your own laptop for level 2 only.
Date: Friday 1 November 2024.

Click here to book for Multidisciplinary CBCT Course: Level 2, Friday 1 November 2024

What to expect – Level 1

Level 1 is intended to train dentists who prescribe CBCT imaging, such that they may request appropriately and understand the resultant reported images.

Participants should have attended an IRMER course within the past five years and this course is designed for registered clinicians. This course will give an overview of current requirements and guidelines for CBCT. This course complies with guidance produced by FGDP (UK) and PHE on radiation protection. The course is delivered by an experienced consultant in dentomaxillofacial radiology supported by a panel of experts from UCLan.


09:00  Registration
09:15  Welcome
17:30  Ends

Learning objectives – Level 1

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the differences between 2D and 3D imaging
  • Describe the role of CBCT in diagnosis and treatment planning
  • Discuss indications, limitations and risks
  • Discuss responsibilities of CBCT referrer
  • Explain selection criteria for CBCT imaging
  • Recognise normal anatomy and common imaging artifacts
  • Understand legal and ethical responsibilities as Referrer, Practitioner and Operator.

Development outcomes

A, C and D

Meet the speakers

Lee Feinberg 250X250 Lee Feinberg Consultant Dental and Maxillofacial Radiologist, King’s College Hospital, London
Fadi Barrak Fadi Barrak Senior Clinical Lecturer, Course Lead MSc Clinical Implantology, Founding CEO VSS Academy
James Elliot James Elliot Sales Director, Clark Dental
Tomasz Janicki Tomasz Janicki Senior Clinical Lecturer in Restorative dentistry, Honorary Consultant in Prosthodontics, Course Lead MSc Prosthodontics
Shalini Kanagasingam Photo 250X250 Shalini Kanagasingam BDS MClinDent Endodontology (Lon) MFDS RCPSGlasg MRestDentGlasg FHEA
Graham Parker Graham Parker National Product Specialist – Imaging, DentsplySirona
Flavio Pisani 250X250 (1) Flavio Pisani Senior Clinical Lecturer, Course Lead MSc & MClinDent Clinical Periodontology
Kate Taylor Kate Taylor Chair in oral Surgery, Programme Lead for MClin Dent Oral Surgery

More information 

Please email [email protected] with any dietary requirements.

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09:00   Registration

09:15   Welcome

             Kate Taylor

9:30     Indications for CBCT

             Lee Feinberg

11:00   Dosage, risks, and optimisation

             Lee Feinberg

12:00   CBCT Anatomy

             Lee Feinberg

12:30   Optimising CBCT scans and improving the quality of scans

             Graham Parker, DentsplySirona

13:00   Lunchbreak

14:00   Updates on AI in 3D dental imaging

            James Elliot, Clark Dental

14:30   Case discussions

            Lee Feinberg

16:00   Panel Discussions

             OS, Endodontics, Periodontology, Prosthodontics & Implantology by Course Leads

17:00   Q&A

17:30   Closing remarks and end of event

If you feel at all unwell, we encourage you to take a lateral flow test the evening before you are due to arrive - should your test result be positive, we ask you not to attend.

If your test is negative, but you do have symptoms of COVID-19 (a new, persistent cough; a high temperature; or loss/changes to your sense of taste or smell) we kindly request you consider not attending the event to mitigate any risk to other attendees.

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Feedback from previous
Ribble Section events

Very engaging speaker, very good lecture

Everything was well organised, concise and understandable

Really informative and well structured