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FDT welcomes its first Fellow from India

22 September 2020 10:28am

The RCSEd Faculty of Dental Trainers (FDT) has recently welcomed its first Fellow from India, Dr Prabhu Manickam Natarajan, due to his sustained contribution to Dental Education.


COVID-19 Practice Recovery Toolkit

28 May 2020 3:42pm

The Scottish Dental Clinical Effectiveness Programme has developed a ‘Practice Recovery Toolkit’ to provide advice and implementation tools to support primary care dental practices.


Aerosol Management Reading List

20 May 2020 4:08pm

The RCSEd has put together a reading list for those involved in dentistry with information about aerosol management and also the latest guidance on COVID-19 in dental health-care settings.


Joint Dental Update Regarding the Intercollegiate Specialty Fellowship Examinations

29 April 2020 3:35pm

An update regarding the Intercollegiate Specialty Fellowship Examinations.


Joint Statement on Dental Specialty Examinations

16 April 2020 3:47pm

The current COVID-19 situation presents an on-going crisis which is impacting on many aspects of life. In response to the emerging pandemic, the Surgical Royal Colleges cancelled all examinations in March 2020 until further notice.


RCSEd Dental Ambassadors on COVID-19: How the Outbreak is Affecting Dental Societies

15 April 2020 3:42pm

With the COVID-19 situation changing daily, Universities and Societies are constantly reviewing the latest guidance and adapting their work and safety measures to provide the best support to their students and members.


The Faculty of Dental Trainers' Annual Meeting 2019 Conference Round-Up

11 December 2019 1:55pm

This year's Third Annual Meeting focused on Mentoring and Reflection: Ways and Means and took place in RCSEd Birmingham on 15 November 2019.


Faculty of Dental Trainers Becomes BADN Affiliate

11 December 2019 1:46pm

The UK’s professional association for dental nurses, the British Association of Dental Nurses (BADN), and the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh’s Faculty of Dental Trainers are delighted to announce that the Faculty has become the Association’s latest Affiliate.


Dr Sarah Manton's Trip to Kuala Lumpur Highlights

11 December 2019 11:56am

Dr Sarah Manton, Director of the Faculty of Dental Trainers, visited Malaysia in August 2019 where she gave a presentation about the College and Faculty’s activities at the RCSEd’s international office in Kuala Lumpur.


Interview with Sarah Manton, Director of the Faculty of Dental Trainers

16 October 2019 4:51pm

The Faculty of Dental Trainers (FDT) will hold its Third Annual Meeting on mentoring and reflection on 15 November 2019. Dr Sarah Manton, the Faculty’s Director, shares her views on dental training and why you should get involved with the FDT.