5th Annual COPDEND UK Dental Educators Conference 2015 - Improving the Quality of Dental Education and Training

The 5th Annual COPDEND UK Dental Educators Conference 2015 - Improving the Quality of Dental Education and Training took place in Birmingham on the 6th November 2015.

The conference was attended by 140 delegates. This annual event was primarily for Dental Tutors, DCP Tutors, Dental Foundation Training Programme Directors and Associate Deans and aims to provide an opportunity for dental educators to meet and learn together, share best practice, update on new postgraduate dental educational developments and focus on contemporary areas of interest.

There was three workshops that we held in the morning, HEE's Vision and Priorities for the next 3 years by Professor Simon Gregory, HEE - Director of Education & Quality for Midlands & East.  Developing a Patient Safety Culture by Dr Mike Pemberton, Clinical Head of Division, Manchester Dental Hospital & School.  Duty of Candour by Dr Kevin Lewis, Dental Director, Dental Protection Limited.

Then in the afternoon the group was split into two workshops Care Quality Commission and Satisfactory Completion of Dental Foundation Training RCP Panel Training & Update.

Please click here to see a full copy of the days programme.

Presentations: Simon Gregory, Kevin Lewis, Workshop A and Workshop B