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FGDP(UK) & CGDent publish COVID-19 guidance synopsis

17 June 2020
The FGDP(UK) and College of General Dentistry have published a synopsis of their guidance on the implications of COVID-19 for the safe management of general dental practice.

New Vice Deans at FGDP

17 June 2020
Susan Nelson MFGDP(UK) and Onkar Dhanoya FFGDP(UK) have been inaugurated as the new Vice Deans of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (FGDP(UK)).

WHO survey on the impact of COVID-19 on GDPs

15 June 2020
FGDP(UK) is encouraging dentists to participate in an online survey assessing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on UK primary care dentists.  

Join a focus group on COVID-19 and dental practice

8 June 2020
El Bosque University (Colombia) & King´s College London (UK) are pleased to invite you to a Focus group related to COVID-19 and the dental practice

FGDP(UK) & CGDent launch UK guidelines for safe return to general dental practice during COVID-19

1 June 2020
The FGDP(UK) and College of General Dentistry have today launched the guideline ‘Implications of COVID-19 for the safe management of general dental practice – a practical guide’.

FGDP(UK) and FDS RCS England issue a joint statement on the resumption of dental services in England

29 May 2020
The Faculty of Dental Surgeons and Faculty of General Dental Practice comment on the CDO announcement that dental services in England will resume on 8 June  

COVID-19: updated guidance and resources as lockdown eases

21 May 2020
Updated guidance and resources including a new Return to Practice section and an expanded list of AGPs and non-AGPs.

Helpline service available to FGDP(UK) members

19 May 2020
FGDP(UK) members in the UK and Ireland can now access a helpline providing mental health and wellbeing support.

Survey on dental COVID-19 response

19 May 2020
The Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) is encouraging dental professionals to complete a survey on the dental healthcare system’s response so far to the coronavirus outbreak in England.

National dental organisations join forces to agree return-to-work guidance

12 May 2020
National dental organisations have joined forces to agree guidance for UK general dental practices on returning to work as the coronavirus pandemic eases.

College of General Dentistry launches Wales student prize

7 May 2020
The College of General Dentistry has announced the inception of a new Art & Science of Dentistry Prize for dental students in Wales.

College of General Dentistry launches first qualification

7 May 2020
The College of General Dentistry (CGDent) recently launched its first qualification, the Diploma in Primary Care Orthodontics (DipPCOrth).