The benefits of becoming a BASCD member

  • ­­­Opportunities to shape the future of Oral Health Promotion; its scope of work through policy development and committee involvement in education, policy and standards
  • Being kept up to date with all issues relating to the promotion of population oral health
  • Free online access to Community Dental Health Journal including back issues.
  • Updates from affiliated groups, like the European Association for Dental Public Health (EADPH) and the National Oral Health Promotion Group (NOHPG)
  • Save money with competitive member-only rates for the BASCD and EADPH conferences
  • Access to data relating to UK national dental surveys
  • Access to policy statements and reports
  • Networking opportunities with like-minded people at BASCD events, meetings and conferences.
  • Continue your professional journey great value CPD available at bi-annual conferences
  • Peer networking opportunities through committees and access to online specialist network
  • Vote and speak at BASCD Annual General Meetings
  • Regular BASCD newsletter including wider public health news
  • Connect with us on social media – Twitter @BASCD_uk
  • Be part of BASCD council, help shape the future of our association.

Become a BASCD member

If you are interested in oral health promotion and prevention of disease then come and join BASCD to achieve this goal.

BASCD members include: nutritionists, sociologists, psychologists, health service managers, health intelligence and public health specialists as well as members of the dental team – dentists, hygienists, therapists and nurses, in fact anyone involved in Dental Public Health.

The value of the benefits is greater than the cost of membership which ranges from £120 for GDC registered dentists to £60 for DCPs and other professionals and students.

There are also ‘multi-buy’ deals for joint membership with the European Association for Dental Public Health.

To join please complete our application form and email it to our administrator at bascd@outlook.com who will send you payment instructions.

If you would like further details about joining the society, please contact the BASCD administrator.