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General Dental Council CPD declaration

Dentists who first registered with the General Dental Council between 1 January 1990 and 31 December 2001 (and were on the Register at 31 December 2001) completed their first CPD cycle on 31 December 2006. At the beginning of February 2007 we wrote to dentists in this cycle requesting a declaration for the number of CPD hours completed in 2006 and confirmation of the hours declared in previous years. These declarations must be received by 8 March 2007....more

GDC publishes new CPD guidance for dentists

New guidance for dentists on continuing professional development (CPD) has been published by the General Dental Council (GDC). The guidance, revised to include recommendations on core subjects for dentists? CPD, will be distributed to all dentists this week. ...more

New Core Subjects for Dentists? CPD

The General Dental Council (GDC) is recommending that all dentists carry out continuing professional development (CPD) in core recommended subjects from the beginning of their next CPD cycle. This recommendation follows a public consultation earlier this year. ...more

Continuing Success for Henry Schein Education Programme

Henry Schein is delighted with the immediate success of its recently introduced Continuing Education Programme. The programme, which incorporates a wide ranging schedule of professional curricula, is designed to promote increased efficiency across the entire spectrum of dental practice, both clinical and administrative. ...more

Smile On Makes a Success of Clinical Governance

Following the recent launch of its Clinical Governance Support Scheme (CGSS) programme, Smile On is delighted with the response it has received from over 400 Dental Practices up and down the country who are now working towards completion of the programme....more

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