Questions facing Dental Education – Qualification and training after COVID-19?

30th March 2021


This webinar hosted by The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in collaboration with Dental Deans of the UK/Irish Royal Colleges will look at the training issues facing the profession and in particular the current cohorts of undergraduates and trainees in Dentistry.

The session will consist of a panel discussion followed by a live Q&A where you can submit your questions.

If you'd like to submit any questions ahead of this session please email


The aim of this webinar is to:

  • Ascertain how the whole profession views the decisions made around qualification this year and the impact on training pathways in the future.
  • Ascertain how current trainees have been affected by the COVID outbreak.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this webinar, attendees should be:

  • Cognisant about the impact of COVID on early career dentists and undergraduate cohorts.

GDC Development Outcomes

C & D


Our panellists include:

  • Prof Philip Taylor – Dean of the Faculty of Dental Surgery RCS Edinburgh (Chair)
  • Mr Andrew Edwards – Dean of the Faculty of Dental Surgery RCPS Glasgow
  • Dr Matthew Garrett – Dean of the Faculty of Dental Surgery RCS England
  • Prof Albert Leung – Dean of the Faculty of Dental Surgery RCS Ireland
  • Mrs Susan Nelson Vice Dean of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK)


1 Hour

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