4 March 2021
The College of General Dentistry has announced the appointment of two more Ambassadors, Dr Louise Belfield and Dr Marina Harris, reflecting its commitment to the whole dental team.
26 February 2021
Abhi Pal FFGDP(UK) has been elected as the next Dean of the Faculty of General Dental Practice UK, and will become the first elected President of the College of General Dentistry.
25 February 2021
FGDP(UK) Vice Dean and panel member on our recent webinar on gender equality, Susan Nelson, shares her experiences of gender equality in dentistry...
24 February 2021
The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP) has welcomed the removal of wrong site tooth extraction from NHS England’s list of Never Events.
11 February 2021
The FGDP(UK) and Faculty of Dental Surgery have welcomed proposals in the Government’s new Health and Care White Paper, which will give the Health Secretary new powers around water fluoridation.
21 January 2021
Tashfeen Kholasi explains how the new College will encourage collaboration and cohesion within the profession and promote dentistry's role in general healthcare.
21 January 2021
Congratulations to Faculty member Kenneth Neil Macdonald, who has received an MBE in the 2021 New Year Honours for voluntary service to dentistry and dental training abroad.
18 January 2021
A summary of both free and chargeable CPD hours available through the FGDP to members and the wider profession.
14 January 2021
The FGDP, CGDent and FDS have issued a joint message that safety must take clear priority over dental activity levels during the latest national coronavirus lockdown.
11 January 2021
GDPs are currently sought for two NHS-funded research projects, and the researchers are encouraging FGDP(UK) members to apply to participate.
21 December 2020
The Faculty has announced the results of the Winter 2020 examinations for the FGDP(UK)-awarded Diploma in Dental Hygiene and Diploma in Dental Therapy.
18 December 2020
The Joint Management Board of MJDF has decided not to run further diets of the MJDF Part 2 exam.