The General Dental Practice Committee (GDPC) encourages all practices to discuss with their associates their contractual arrangements in light of the NHS uplift, and the BDA has recently produced some updated guidance on associate contracts.
Date: 11 January 2019
Professor Helen Worthington has been honoured in this year's BDA Honours and Awards round for her work championing evidence-based oral healthcare, with a John Tomes Medal.
Date: 06 January 2019
Professor Paul Speight, has been honoured in this year's BDA Honours and Awards round for his impressive contribution to academic dentistry over the past 35 years, with a John Tomes Medal.
BDA Scotland has expressed deep concerns as new data shows attendance from patients in Scotland's most deprived communities has fallen to record lows relative to their more affluent peers.
Date: 22 January 2019
The BDA has called on government to wake up to the workforce crisis in dentistry, as new survey evidence from the General Dental Council suggests up to a third of the UK's 6,300 European qualified dental registrants intend to leave UK dentistry.
Fourteen dentists have been honoured in the annual round of BDA Honours and Awards for their outstanding achievements, and their commitment to the BDA and the dental profession as a whole.
Date: 15 January 2019