The British Dental Association (BDA) has welcomed confirmation from COPDEND that every eligible UK graduate has secured a dental foundation training (DFT) place....more
Dental students who started their degree in 2013-14 face the prospect of staggering levels of debt, in the region of £60,000, a new study suggests. The research into study-related debt carried out by the British Dental Association (BDA) also found that students who sat their final-year exams in 2012-13 had an average debt of £24,734 at the end of their studies...more
The University of Portsmouth’s Dental Academy recently embarked an exciting new venture to enhance the training provided to dental students. Sponsored and supplied by Eschmann, the Academy officially opened a brand new and totally unique decontamination training suite, designed to close the gap between learning and modern practise....more
Final year dental students from participating universities will get the chance to showcase their talents in a nationwide Dental Surgery Skills Competition, organised by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh....more
A survey of final-year dental students to examine the impact of study-related debt on access to the profession and career plans has been launched by the British Dental Association (BDA). ...more
The Alpha Omega dental fraternity is the worlds oldest international dental organisation, representing many thousands of active dentists and dental students across the world.
A group of second year undergraduate students has benefitted from hands-on experience of Ceram.X Duo ceramic composite, using the dual layer composite to build up a severed incisal edge on student tooth models. ...more