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Re-Scaling the Dental Recall BASCD Autumn Scientific Meeting

Registration now open!

Programme and Registration availableĀ here


Thursday 15th November 2018

Cavendish Conference Centre, London

Re-Scaling the Dental Recall?


Aim :

To consider the findings of recent UK national research projects and their impact on practice and policy

Learning Objectives.

By the end of the conference participants will:

  • Have a greater awareness of the challenges of research in primary dental care
  • Be able to describe the key findings of the IQuaD, FiCTION and INTERVAL studies
  • Recognise the potential policy implications of the findings of the studies
  • Understand the value of economic tools in aiding resource allocation in dental policy making
9.00 am Registration, tea and coffee
9.45 am Welcome

Derek Richards, BASCD President

09.50 am The Challenge of Research in Primary Dental Care

Beatriz Goulao & Prof. Jan Clarkson

10.20 am IQUAD ā€“ Probing the six-monthly Scale and PolishĀ Ā 

Thomas J Lamont

11.00 am Tea and coffee
11.40 am FiCTION (Filling Childrenā€™s Teeth: Indicated Or Not)

Prof. Nicola Innes, University ofĀ  Dundee

12.10 pm What interval: The risk adjusted dental recall Ā 

Prof. Jan ClarksonĀ  & Beatriz Goulao

12.40 pm ā€œIs it worth it? Using economic tools in resource allocation for dentistry: RAINDROP studyā€

Dr Christopher Vernazza

Clinical Lecturer/NIHR Clinician Scientist, Paediatric Dentistry

School of Dental Sciences, Newcastle University

1.10 pm Lunch and Networking
2.10 pm Presentation of Keith Woods Essay prize

Derek Richards

2.15 pm Re-Scaling the Dental RecallĀ  – Panel discussion

Ā Prof. Jan Clarkson; Prof.Nicola Innes, Ā Beatriz Goulao ; Thomas J Lamont, Dr Christopher Vernazza .

2.55 pm Members presentations
3.15 pm Digital Dentistry

Tashfeen Kholasi

Clinical Lead for Digital Dental Interoperability, UEC & Digital Technologies NHSE Clinical Fellow, HEE

3.30 pm Tea and coffee
3.45 pm Consultant & Specialists Group Ā business meeting
4.45 pm Close