Former President, Peter Dyer, talks about his year in office and what he learnt listening to visionary dentists predicting the future of the profession, as well as finding out that the issues facing UK dentistry are similar to those being faced in other countries.
8 June, 2018
Find out what happened at the first ever Welsh Dental Symposium, which brought people together working across dentistry in Wales to discuss tackling the issues faced in ensuring good oral health for everyone.
19 April, 2018
Young Dentist Committee Chair Nikki Patel explains why robots aren't likely to be replacing dentists anytime soon, but why we all dentists need to be aware of the changing landscape for dentistry and take part.
26 March, 2018
Joe Hendron gives you taste of what's in store for LDC Conference 2018...
7 March, 2018
BDJ in Practice Editor, David Westgarth investigates the process of how dentists' pay is determined each year in each of the four UK countries and how the BDA works to lobby for better working terms and conditions.
5 March, 2018
Peter Dyer takes a look at the result of our survey into hospital dentists career development and training, and if it's still a good career path for younger dentists.
2 March, 2018
The outgoing BDSA president explains why dental students now, more than ever, need to get involved to help to guide and represent the profession.
1 March, 2018
Dentists in Northern Ireland: find out how you can claim a grant towards investing in meeting patient care quality and safety standards, as well as modernising practice infrastructure.
26 February, 2018
Where is dentistry in Scotland heading? David Cross from our Scottish Council looks at what the BDA is doing to shape its path ahead.
15 February, 2018
Our new Chair of the Wales General Dental Practice Committee, Tom Bysouth, on what our latest evidence shows about the financial health of dentistry in Wales.
What can we do to improve the morale of dentists in Northern Ireland? Northern Ireland Dental Practice Committee Chair, Richard Graham, explores our concerns.
Get to know the new faces representing dentists in Wales.
14 February, 2018
Fundamental changes to dental training are being discussed - Harman Chahal gives his views, and we'd like to know what you think.
20 December, 2017
It looks like it's been a busy year for everyone – so, just in case you missed it, here are our top pick of the BDA's blogs during 2017.
19 December, 2017
Outgoing 2017 LDC Conference Chair Alasdair Mckendrick reflects on his year and what lies ahead for 2018.
4 December, 2017
Check out what happened at the most recent All-Party Parliamentary Group for Dentistry and Oral Health, an event focused on the topic of oral cancers, raising awareness of risk factors and inviting MPs to get their mouths checked by a dentist.
30 November, 2017
Joe Hendron explains why he's excited about holding the 2018 LDC Conference in Belfast.
13 October, 2017
Think standing for a seat on a BDA committee isn't for you? Think again...
Tom King takes a look at a new report published by the IPR, focusing inequalities between ethnic minorities entering the professions and discusses how dentistry is faring in terms of attracting a diverse workforce.
25 September, 2017
Joe Hendron looks forward to his year at the helm of the Local Dental Committee Conference 2018.
13 September, 2017