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FGDP(UK) Fellowship: final award

30 June 2021
The Faculty has awarded the final Fellowship in its 29 year history ahead of its transfer into the College of General Dentistry.

New Vice Deans of FGDP and Vice Presidents-Elect of CGDent

25 June 2021
Roshni Karia and Tashfeen Kholasi have been elected as the next Vice Deans of the FGDP(UK), and will become the first Vice Presidents of the College of General Dentistry.

FGDP Awards - 2021 winners

25 June 2021
The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP) has announced the winners of its 2021 Annual Awards, the final set to be awarded prior to the Faculty’s transfer into the College of General Dentistry (CGDent).

FGDP(UK) Shop now closed pending transfer to CGDent

25 June 2021
  The FGDP(UK) Shop is now closed pending the transfer of the Faculty into the College of General Dentistry (CGDent). FGDP(UK)'s guidance and standards publications are transferring to the College of General Dentistry on 1 July 2021, and printed copies will be available for purchase from the CGDent very soon.

We’re on the march with Abhi’s Army

24 June 2021
FGDP(UK) Dean, Ian Mills, reflects on this historic time for primary care dentistry, as the Faculty prepares for the imminent transfer to the new College of General Dentistry, and looks back on his tenure as the tenth Dean of FGDP.

Three new members elected to the FGDP Board and CGDent Council

24 June 2021
Three new members have been elected, and two re-elected, to the FGDP(UK) National Board. They will serve as Council Members of the College of General Dentistry (CGDent) following the transfer of the Faculty into CGDent next month.

Nick Palmer and Ken Eaton awarded Faculty Medals

24 June 2021
Nick Palmer and Ken Eaton have each been awarded the Faculty Medal, which recognises the most exceptional contributions to the general dental profession through the FGDP(UK), and is the highest honour bestowed by the organisation.

CGDent members to have comprehensive, exclusive CPD & ePDP package with ProDental

21 June 2021
The College of General Dentistry and ProDental CPD have signed a partnership agreement to co-develop exclusive content, and to offer CGDent members a comprehensive CPD and e-PDP package.

Robert Dyas, Oral Surgeon and Director of ProDental CPD

21 June 2021
Dr Robert Dyas, explains how he developed his highly successful online dental CPD platform and describes the comprehensive CPD and ePDP package designed exclusively for CGDent members.      

FGDP(UK) Fellowship Awards

27 May 2021
The Faculty has conferred Fellowships on ten individuals in recognition of their exceptional professional achievements. FGDP(UK) Fellowship marks out a dentist's ongoing commitment to professional development and reflective practice, diligence in upholding the highest standards of clinical care, and distinction in management and leadership, law and ethics, education and/or research.

CGDent membership pre-registration now open

27 May 2021
The College of General Dentistry is inviting all dental professionals to pre-register their interest in membership ahead of its formal launch.

Developing Equality, Diversity and Inclusion strategies for the dental profession

27 May 2021
Dr Chet Trivedy FFGDP(UK) discusses equality, diversity and inclusion in dentistry, and how the Faculty and College of General Dentistry are addressing these issues.