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VDP case presentation finalists for 2016

We’re delighted to announce that David Devine, Alan Davies, Dominic Lamont, Shona Lambie, Matthew Doswell, Paige Gribben and Alan Purves are this year’s finalists in the west of Scotland VDP case presentations. Best of luck everyone! FGDP(UK) Scotland is proud to be associated with the VDP programme. We’re delighted to be able to reward young […]

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Read all about it!

The autumn issue of CPD Scotland – the Faculty in Scotland’s magazine for the whole dental team – is out now. Find out more about> A dental world record attempt in Glasgow Record keeping in practice Sounds for the surgery And all of your CPD for 2016-17 CPD SCOTLAND OCT 2016 FINAL

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Dental reunions celebrate 20, 30 and 35 years

On Friday 11 December, FGDP(UK) Scotland and the Glasgow Dental Alumnus Association are proud to host reunions for  Glasgow Dental School’s Classes of 1980, 1985 and 1995. Get together with your classmates to celebrate 20, 30 and 35 years in dentistry. Participants can enjoy a day of top quality CPD at the Faculty study day on Friday […]

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Part 2 MJDF Tuition for May 2016

A SMALL number of places are now available for the west of Scotland MJDF study group part 2 revision group. Please contact Andrew Miller at events@fgdp-scotland.org for more information or to reserve your place for the course beginning in January 2016. Fees for this course are £450 and include your free delegate place for the December Study […]

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Party like it’s… GDAA reunion for 2015

Did you graduate from Glasgow Dental School in 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005 or 2010? In partnership with FGDP(UK) Scotland, the Glasgow Dental Alumnus Association is delighted to bring you ‘Reunion Day 2015’. It’s the perfect opportunity for you and your classmates to meet up, reminisce and make the most of the biggest one-day dental event […]

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Case presentation winner 2014

VT winner announced FGDP(UK) Scotland is proud to be associated with the VDP programme. We’re delighted to be able to reward young dentists for their commitment and hard work. Part of the rite of passage for all west of Scotland VDPs is the case study presentation. Every year they produce a range of impressive cases, presented […]

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Fellowship places available in Scotland

The Fellowship of the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners (FFGDP) is the highest award offered by the Faculty. The new Fellowship by assessment was launched in 2012, aims at opening up the qualification to practitioners with experience in a number of backgrounds. Our first candidates will soon gain their Fellowship. If you are interested in joining […]

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Mock OSCE and SCR day in Glasgow

  The east and west MJDF study groups came together on Saturday 20 April to hold our annual mock OSCE and SCR exam day in Glasgow. In the morning twenty four exam stations, a host of stern-faced examiners and some raw chicken fillets confronted the candidates. Later they tackled three case studies with ten minutes per […]

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Modified reciprocation > Feature article

Modified Reciprocation – Evolution of Revolution by William McLean One of the key goals of root canal treatment is the disinfection of the root canal system, this is achieved via chemomechanical means.1 This later term was coined to describe the process of mechanically preparing the root canal system to allow the introduction of irrigants enabling […]

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Last places for MJDF tuition 2013-14

Are you planning to take the MJDF part 1 exam in October 2013 and part 2 in May 2014? We now have just three and two places respectively in Glasgow and Edinburgh. In Glasgow our induction evening is on Friday 14 June. MJDF study groups in the east and west of Scotland are renowned for […]

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