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The Dental Postgraduate Section supports postgraduate education and training for the whole dental workforce (Dentists and Dental Care Professionals) in Wales. This includes dental foundation and dental specialty training for dentists and continuing professional development (CPD) for dentists and DCPs. These activities are underpinned by appropriate educational research and quality assurance to ensure that they are of a high standard to meet the needs of dental professionals in support of their care for their patients.
Update on PGMDE's actions contained within the National Oral Health Plan (NOHP) for Wales
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Exploring our role in assisting individuals to achieve an appearance norm when disadvantaged by developmental difficulties
A great day to be out of the surgery at
Maesmawr Hall, Caersws, Newtown, Powys, SY17 5SF
The Dental Postgraduate Section, in collaboration with the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh, is pleased to announce the details of the 6th DCP Symposium.
Date: Friday 8th May 2015
Venue: The Marriott Hotel, Mill Lane, Cardiff
CPD: 6 hours
Title: Practically Perfect - In Every Way?
Life in a front line dental practice has many pressures. There are ways and means of alleviating these pressures using tools that will help us prioritise, focus and utilise good management skills. Communication and considered planning, are some of the tools we can use to make us individually aware of not only our patient care, but also of our working relationship with colleagues. A day not to be missed.
How to Book: To secure a place, please book online, using course code: DCP/SYMP/15/KH and then call Kath Liddington to make a card payment of £25.
Closing Date for Applications: Friday 10th April 2015
Please note that with effect from 1 January 2014 this department will no longer be providing registrants with the above service.
From this date, any CPD courses that you attend and hold documentary evidence for, which were organised by other providers (i.e. not the Dental Postgraduate Department of Wales Deanery), can be entered yourself by accessing 'My Account' at:
Courses added in this way will be shown on your Data Validation Report in italics and there will be no requirement in future to submit copies of your certificates to this department.
However, CPD courses arranged or approved by this department will continue to be added to your record automatically, provided you have signed the course attendance sheet.
Thank you for your cooperation.
As the new academic year is fast approaching, have you considered your professional development requirements? The Wales Deanery provides a variety of courses for the Dental Team in venues across Wales.Study days can vary from 1 day on specific topics to longer courses to gain additional qualifications.
All courses have verifiable CPD hours.
We are working towards ensuring that dental practices in Wales have DCPs able to continue delivering front line healthcare. This section contains information about the various programmes we put together...
Practice Quality Improvement Programme
The Practice Quality Improvement Programme is a suite of tools to support dental practices and their teams in their continuing postgraduate development and education.
DENTAL CORE TRAINING IN WALES YEAR ONE 2015/2016
Applications are invited from Dentists wishing to undertake Dental Core Training 1 (DCT1) in Wales, that will commence on the 1st September 2015.
Welsh Health Technical Memorandum 01-05 (WHTM 01-05)
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NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership - Facilities Service have published WHTM 01-05 which replaces HTM 01-05. The new WHTM 01-05 replaces...
Dental Core Training Year 2 vacant posts for 2015/16
Open Monday 2nd February 2015, Closing Monday 2nd March 2015
Applications are invited from qualified dentists wishing to undertake a 12 month...