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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

Announcement_smallerAs part of the Autumn 2016 Postgraduate Dental Education Programme, the Faculty of Dentistry is holding an Intensive Revision Course on Saturday September 17th, in the Albert Theatre, RCSI.

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


Former president of the Irish Dental Association and current chair of the programme committee for the Faculty of Dentistry’s Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM), Dr Sean Malone spoke recently to Ireland’s Dental Magazine about the Faculty’s upcoming ASM. Read here

Largest ever Diet of the MFD Part 2

RCSI Bahrain MFD May-June 2016

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)

Intensive Revision Course

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

Annual Subscriptions

Your annual subscription is now available to pay online. We have not increased our annual subscriptions this year and we still offer a reduced fee for prompt payment (if paid before July 15th 2016).

ASM 2016 Update

ASM 2016 Website

The ASM 2016 website is now live. The site is intended to provide a comprehensive guide to the Annual Scientific Meeting and will be updated regularly. Click here to launch the website.

ASM 2016

Americans Coming4

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).



September 17th Intensive Revision Course, Dublin
October 3rd MFD Part 1 Exam
October 3rd Dip. of Primary Care Dentistry Exam
Oct 4th & 5th Intensive Revision Course, Bahrain
October 22nd Dental Education Programme
Oct 28th & 29th Annual Scientific Meeting
Nov 7th & 8th MFD Part 2 Exam

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For those of you unable to attend in person, we are delighted to announce that we will be offering online streaming of our Annual Scientific Meeting this year. For further details regarding our streaming rates and to register visit: www.asm2016.com/registration

Group rates also available - Please e-mail facdentistry@rcsi.ie confirming the number of your group for further details and rates.

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