The Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI is pleased to announce the commencement of a Paediatric Dentistry lecture series, which will be held in the Albert Lecture Theatre, RCSI and is open to all dentists in Ireland to attend. This lecture series is in conjunction with the commencement of a three year FFD Specialty Programme in Paediatric Dentistry with Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar. This Specialty Programme will lead to the HMC Qatari based residents taking the FFD RCSI (Paediatric Dentistry) examination in 2020. More details
Paediatric Lecture Series Announcement
Spring 2017 Lecture Series
The RCSI Spring 2017 Postgraduate Lecture Series commences on Saturday January 21st and is now in its seventh year. 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. View Programme / Register Now
New Dean-Elect for Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI
The Faculty of Dentistry at RCSI is delighted to announce the election of Dr John Marley as their new (and 18th) Dean. John will assume the role of Dean in Spring 2017 and will succeed the current Dean, Dr John Walsh.
Job Opportunity for Dentists and Dental Nurses
Dental Health Foundation are recruiting Dentists and a Dental Nurse to carry out fieldwork for the Fluoride and Caring for Children’s Teeth (FACCT) oral epidemiological survey 2016/17 in Dublin. More information is available on their website.
Elected Faculty Board Members 2016/17
The Faculty of Dentistry is pleased to announce that Dr. Albert Leung and Prof. Osama Omer have been elected into the vacancies to the membership of the Board of the Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI. The number of vacancies on this occasion matched the number of applications on the closing date, therefore no election was required. Dr. Leung currently holds the position of Acting Head at the Department of Continuing Professional Development, Eastman Dental Institute, and Prof. Omer is Associate Professor / Consultant in Restorative Dentistry at Dublin Dental University Hospital.
Intensive Revision Course, Saturday Sept 17th, 2016
This course will be strongly examination focused and will provide helpful information and guidance for those planning to sit the Diploma & MFD exams. Admission is free, however advance registration is required due to limited availability. More Information / Register Now.
ASM 2016 Preview
A sneak preview of what to expect at this year’s Annual Scientific Meeting (Oct 28-29, 2016), jointly hosted by the Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.
Spaces are filling up fast so please register early: www.asm2016.com
Links Across the Atlantic – ASM 2016
Largest ever Diet of the MFD Part 2
The Faculty of Dentistry recently held its largest ever Diet of the MFD Part 2 examination at the RCSI Bahrain with over 160 candidates presenting for examination. A team of 30 examiners, comprising both RCSI and local examiners, carried out the examinations over two days. The Faculty would like to acknowledge the superb facilities afforded to them by RCSI Bahrain President, Professor Sameer Otoom and his excellent staff.
2-day Intensive Revision Course for MFD Part 2 (MUB, Bahrain)
The Faculty of Dentistry, will hold a 2-day Intensive Revision Course for the MFD Part 2 at the Royal College of Surgeons – Medical University of Bahrain, Bahrain. The course will take place October 4-5, 2016 and is designed for candidates intending to enter the MFD Part 2 examination. More details / register
|March 11th||Dental Education Programme|
|March 18th||Paediatric Dentistry Programme|
|April 3rd||Dip. Primary Care Dentistry Exam|
|April 3rd||MFD Part 1 Exam|
|April 8th||Dental Education Programme|
|April 19-21||FFD Exam|
|April 21st||Fergal Nally Lecture|