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DF1 to first associate job – Money FAQs

DF1 to first associate job – Money FAQs

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  Jon Drysdale and Jeff Williamson of specialist dental financial advisers and accountants PFM Dental cover the financial issues facing new associates. If you have just secured your first associate post and start self-employment

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Direct Access approved by the GDC.

Direct Access approved by the GDC.

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The GDC voted today and passed Direct Access for DCP’s which allows them to carry out their full scope of practice without first seeing a dentist. This is taken from a press release from

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Dental Foundation Training Survey

Dental Foundation Training Survey

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  Final year dental students and graduates who applied for DFT2013 – your feedback is crucial! If you are a BDA member the link to the survey has been emailed to you – if

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To Dental Therapy and Beyond

To Dental Therapy and Beyond

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  Alison Crisp RDH RDT takes us through her journey to becoming a Dental Therapist. Why did I become a dental therapist? You know those moments in life when you need a change, a

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FinalBDS London revision weekend: a review.

FinalBDS London revision weekend: a review.

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  On 16th and 17th February 2013, the TeethGeek team were at the FinalBDS weekend revision course at the London School of Pharmacy run by The MDU / DDU. Here is what we thought:

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#TubuleStart Young Dentist Day

#TubuleStart Young Dentist Day

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  Our good friends at DentinalTubules are having their second day of lectures aimed specifically at young dentists starting out in their dental careers! Following on from the fantastic response we had after the

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Why Volunteer for Overseas Dentistry Experience?

Why Volunteer for Overseas Dentistry Experience?

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By: Alison Aldridge (Bio at bottom) Before Applying to Dental Schools (Work experience abroad) If you are thinking about dentistry as a career, then gaining some work experience beforehand can be invaluable. Competition for

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DF1 2013 Statistics

DF1 2013 Statistics

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  This is the press release from COPDEND for the 2013 DF1 recruitment process, with key statistics and useful information for both current and future applicants. DENTAL FOUNDATION TRAINING PLACES FOR 2013 ANNOUNCED At

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A Guide to a Successful Patient Case Presentation

A Guide to a Successful Patient Case Presentation

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  For any final year dental student, the thought of standing up and presenting a case in front of tutors eager to pick your brains and home in on even the tiniest of areas

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No DF1? You are not alone.

No DF1? You are not alone.

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I am one of many 5th year dental students in the UK that applied to, but unfortunately did not get given a DF1 vocational training post in the first iteration. Like everyone else on

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