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The Faculty of Dentistry, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland is delighted to announce that we will be joined by the American Academy of Paediatric Dentistry in hosting our Annual Scientific Meeting this year. This years ASM promises to be a unique occasion. If you have an interest in Paediatric Dentistry this event is not to be missed! Click here for more information.

Inaugural Intensive Review Course in Qatar

The Faculty of Dentistry held its inaugural Intensive Review Course for the MFD in Qatar from March 11th –17th , 2016. It proved to be an enormous success and the content of lectures, OSCEs, Tutorials and Vivas was extremely well received.


Pictured above: Course attendees, along with team members from RCSI (Dr John Walsh, Dr Pat Cleary, Prof Gerry Kearns, Mr Sean Sheridan, Dr Edward Cotter, Dr Peter Cowan & Dr Albert Leung) and the Dental Division of the Hamad Medical Corporation (Dr Jamal Ahmad M A Al-Abdulla & Dr Khalifa Ali Faraj Al Ansar).

New Heights Reached in Khartoum

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The Faculty of Dentistry held its most recent diet of the MFD Part 2 in the Soba Education, Training and Examination Centre in Khartoum in January. There were 116 candidates who presented for this examination, the majority of whom were from Sudan but candidates also travelled from other parts of North Africa and the Middle-East. This number represents the single largest diet ever held by the Faculty of Dentistry in any of its many examination centres worldwide.

Spring 2016 Postgraduate Dental Education Programme

The RCSI Postgraduate Lecture Series is now in its sixth year and returns on Saturday, January 16th. The purpose of the programme is to provide an opportunity for dentists who wish to update their knowledge on the current concepts relative to general dental practice and also for those who are actively pursuing additional postgraduate qualifications. Indeed the lectures are particularly suited to preparation for the Diploma of Primary Care and the MFD. Each module is awarded 4 CPD points from the Dental Council. Register here.

Careers Day 2016

The Faculty of Dentistry is running a Careers Day on Saturday January 9th 2016 from 9 am to 1 pm in RCSI. This event will consist of 15 minute presentations delivered by dentists in limited practice, general practice and academia which should provide students with a snapshot of what each person does and in particular to give them definitive information on how to apply to the different universities represented by the speakers. This event is free of charge to attend.

ASM 2015 Photos

Click here to view images from this year’s Annual Scientific Meeting and Annual Faculty Dinner.

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New Joint Programme with Hamad Medical Corporation


RCSI’s Faculty of Dentistry has signed a five year contract with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) to collaborate in a Postgraduate Dental Education Programme in the Department of Dentistry, Ramailah Hospital, Doha. read more »

Awards & Recognition

The Faculty of Dentistry presents a number of awards to promote excellence in the science and clinical practice of dentistry. View our Awards page for more information regarding each of the awards and a list of previous winners. A number of awards for 2015 will be presented at this year’s Annual Faculty Dinner, as part of this year’s Annual Scientific Meeting taking place October 29th & 30th.

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Email subscribers, check your inbox for our latest e-News. Our latest mailing provides information to all our subscribers regarding our Autumn Postgraduate Lecture Series and Annual Scientific Meeting. For those of you not yet subscribed, you can sign up here: Subscribe Now

Intensive Revision Course – September 5th

The Faculty of Dentistry is pleased to announce that we will run an Intensive Revision Course for the Diploma of Primary Care Dentistry & MFD Examinations on September 5 2015. The course will be strongly examination focused and will provide helpful information and guidance for those planning to sit the Diploma & MFD exams.  read more »



May 7th Dental Education Programme
May 16th & 17th MFD Part 2 Exam
October 3rd MFD Part 1 Exam
October 3rd Dip. of Primary Care Dentistry Exam
Oct 28th & 29th Annual Scientific Meeting
Nov 7th & 8th MFD Part 2 Exam
Nov 14th MGDS Part 1 Exam

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