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Three quarters of young people are considering healthcare careers, survey says
New data suggests plans to recruit more healthcare workers will only succeed if greater financial support is provided to those…
Cap on dentistry places at universities ‘will not be lifted in 2022’
University places for dentistry and medical students will return to pre-pandemic levels in 2022, reports suggest. According to University Business,…
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Having students in the practice
Leo Briggs, deputy head of the DDU, looks at the pros and cons of having a dental student in the…
Dental therapy and hygiene students help raise awareness of children’s oral health
A group of dental therapy and hygiene students have been working with national charity Action for Children to help prevent tooth decay…
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Dental students work to raise awareness of good oral health
A group of dental students have been working with year-10 college students to raise awareness of good oral health –…
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Annual competition returns for final year dental students
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) and Dentsply Sirona have launched the annual Dental Skills Competition.  Run by the…
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New dental textbook helps students better understand oral biology
A dentistry textbook is set to become the next ‘must-have’ item for dental students around the world. Essential Clinical Oral…
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Dentists tell ministers: don’t cut lifeline for students
The Government risks shutting students from poorer backgrounds out of healthcare professions, the BDA has warned. The warning follows media…
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Binge-drinking students more likely to forget to brush their teeth
Students who binge drink are more likely to forget to brush their teeth before going to bed, a new study…
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DF1s facing the ARF increase
Natalie Bradley discusses the financial problems she faces as a newly qualified dentist. So, you’re newly qualified and after at…
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King’s College dental students awarded
Five King’s College London Dental Institute students on three postgraduate MSc programmes have been selected to receive awards from a…
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