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Learn the dento-legal essentials for dentistry 

Ensure you are up to speed with the important non-clinical aspects of delivering care and join us for our seminar on dento-legal essentials, on Friday 15 March 2024, from 09:30 to 17:00, at the BDA.

The day will cover the four Cs: Consent, confidentiality, communication and complaints handling. 

The event has been tailored to provide 5.5 hours of verifiable CPD and will include lecture-based and practical group work, with the opportunity to ask questions and network with peers. 

Throughout the day you will learn more about: 

  • Getting up to speed with the essentials of confidentiality 
  • Achieving a strong consent process 
  • Understanding the risks of context in communications 
  • Exploring ways of minimising the risk of complaints 
  • What steps you need to take when dealing with complaints. 

Speaker, and dento-legal advisor, Susie Sanderson OBE said: “I’m delighted to join the other knowledgeable speakers for this event to present on the importance of confidentiality, and I know it’s going to be a fascinating day.  I’m looking forward to seeing you there.” 

You can register here to secure your place. If you do not have a BDA website username and password, you'll need to create an account before you can book on to the event. Alternatively, complete a booking form and email it to [email protected]. For any other enquiries or to make group bookings, call the Events team on 020 7563 4590 (open Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00) or email [email protected]

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Dento-legal essentials: The four Cs

Join us in person for a one-day seminar exploring dento-legal essentials for dentistry, with a particular focus on the ‘four Cs’; consent, confidentiality, communication, and complaints handling. Can you risk not keeping up to date in these areas?
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