BASCD – Borrow Foundation Poster Session 2021

Because of Covid-19 we needed to do things a bit differently again this year! So, we asked entrants to submit posters, as opposed to abstracts. A comprehensive range of posters were submitted and following a competitive judging process the top four were… Read more »


Keith Woods Essay competition 2021 – winner announced!

BASCD is delighted to announce the winner of the 2021 Keith Woods Essay competition, Aleksandra Krawczyk who is an undergraduate at the University of Liverpool. Aleksandra’s essay on what the oral health care workforce should look like in the United Kingdom by… Read more »


Professor Mike Lennon – Virtual memorial event

We at BASCD held a virtual event to mark the life and work of Professor Mike Lennon who was one of our founding fathers and president of our association 1984 – 85, on the 14th October 2021.   The proceedings reflected the timeline… Read more »


Professor Ruth Freeman 1954 – 2021

  Professor Ruth Freeman a longstanding and highly regarded member of BASCD passed away on the 23rd of September 2021.  Ruth qualified in dentistry in 1979 and completed her PhD in 1983, at the Queen’s University of Belfast. She then studied at… Read more »





Congratulations Sarah!

    Congratulations to Sarah Baker our Lead for Research and member of the Community Dental Health Editorial Board, who has just been appointed as the new Editor-in-Chief of Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology.  A great achievement acknowledging Sarah’s commitment and expertise in the… Read more »