Glasgow Dental School involved in a bid to establish first Dental School in Malawi
Tue, 03 Apr 2018 11:30:00 BST
Glasgow Dental School recently hosted a one week visit by a delegation from the University of Malawi College of Medicine and the Dental Association of Malawi for discussions regarding the establishment of the first Dental School in Malawi.
Dental School staff member featured in The Herald series celebrating 70 years of the NHS
Tue, 03 Apr 2018 11:35:00 BST
Dr Petrina Sweeney, Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Special Care Dentistry at Glasgow Dental School, is one of 70 staff featured in a series currently running in The Herald newspaper to celebrate 70 years of the NHS in Scotland.
Dental School’s Big Smile Big Band plays charity concert at the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:29:00 BST
The Dental School’s big band, rebranded as the Big Smile Big Band following their involvement in the Guinness World Record event to create the world’s biggest smile on 9 June 2017, played to a sell-out audience at the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow (RCPSG) on Friday on the evening of Friday 20 April 2018.
Head of Glasgow Dental School attends meetings with His Excellency Peter Mutharika, President of the Republic of Malawi
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:32:00 BST
Following the recent Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London, HE Peter Mutharika, President of the Republic of Malawi, travelled to Scotland for several days of talks and meetings, including a summary by Professor Bagg of the joint work currently underway to establish Malawi's first dental school
Grins all round as Big Smile Big Band wins Best National Smile Month Event at the Dental Awards 2018
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:46:00 BST
The Big Smile Big Band (BSBB) has been named the Best National Smile Month Event at the Dental Awards 2018. The announcement was made at the Dental Awards Gala Dinner held at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole on May 18th, 2018.
A New Way to Determine Where Your Students Are Struggling
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 09:31:00 BST
Robert McKerlie, Lecturer in Dental Technology has been interviewed by Jon Bergmann, who is a pioneer of the Flipped Class method of teaching and co-founder of The Flipped Learning Network. The interview, on the topic of a recent paper Mr McKerlie co-authored on student learning, has been broadcast on Bam! Radio.
Glasgow Dental Hospital donates dental chairs to Malawi Dental School project.
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:50:00 BST
The University of Glasgow Dental School and the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow are working with the University of Malawi College of Medicine to establish the first dental school in Malawi. The Oral Health Directorate of NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde became aware of the project and has generously donated 12 dental chairs that were removed some years ago from a clinic during a refurbishment programme.
IFEA congress is coming to the UK for the first time - Glasgow 2024
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:43:00 GMT
During this year’s International Federation of Endodontic Associations (IFEA) World Endodontic Congress in Seoul, South Korea, 4-7 October, a team representing the British Endodontic Society (BES) led by Dr Will McLean, presented and won its bid to host IFEA 2024 in the UK for the first time in the congress’s history.