Glasgow Dental School to help set up Malawi’s first Dental School

Issued: Fri, 14 Sep 2018 11:21:00 BST

The University of Glasgow’s Dental School has been awarded £1.3M from the Scottish Government to help establish Malawi’s first Dental School. The award was part of more than £11M funding announced by the Scottish Government’s Malawi Development programme.

Professor Jeremy Bagg, Head of the University of Glasgow’s Dental School, commented: “I am delighted that the Scottish Government is supporting our bid to establish Malawi’s first Dental School. The Dental School alongside our partners at the University of Malawi’s College of Medicine are excited to progress the MalDent project over the next four to five years.”