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Upcoming events

05
Jun
2022

MFD Part 2 Intensive Exam Preparatory Course (On-Demand 7 Day Access)

05-06-2022 8:00 am - 12-12-2022
€550.00

 

Preparing for the MFD Part 2 examination?

The Faculty of Dentistry RCSI is pleased to announce an online revision course specifically for candidates preparing for forthcoming MFD Part 2 examination diets (June 2022 – December 2022). The course will include lectures from senior RCSI examiners. The lecturers have designed their presentations with the needs of candidates in mind. 

Access to the course is available to paid registrants for 7 days following purchase. You can take the course from your preferred location anywhere in the world. The online course is available in easily accessible format and can be viewed on your computer, laptop, tablet or handheld device.

Candidates for the Diploma of Primary Care Dentistry examination may also find this course useful.

COURSE PROGRAMME

30
Jun
2022

MGDS Exam Preparatory Lecture Series 2022

30-06-2022 12:00 pm - 29-09-2022 4:00 pm
€500.00
10
Sep
2022

Careers Day 2022

10-09-2022 8:00 am -3:20 pm

Join us for this free event to be held on 10 September 2022 at RCSI in Dublin, providing you with invaluable information to help you on the next steps in your dental career.

Includes talks from:

PROFESSOR LAURA VIANNI
(President of RCSI)

PROFESSOR ALBERT LEUNG
(Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI)

DR CAROLINE ROBBINS
(President of the Irish Dental Association)

DR GERRY CLEARY
(President of the Dental Council in Ireland)

DR EAMON CROKE
(President-Elect of the Irish Dental Association and
Past President of the Dental Council in Ireland)

Topics include:

Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Prosthodontics, Periodiontics, Endodontics, Orthodontics, Paedodontics, Implant Dentistry, Dental Academics, Irish Dental Association, Dental Legal Issues, Dental Council, Professionalism, Holistic Aspects of Dentistry, Burn Out.

This event is aimed at final year dental students, recent graduates and practising dentists interested in a career pathway.

Spaces are limited, advance registration is required.

EVENT PROGRAMME

27
Oct
2022

Getting the Most From Your CBCT (Morning Session 9.00 - 12.00)

27-10-2022 9:00 am -12:00 pm
€350.00

Welcome to the registration page for the Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI Hands-on Course titled 'Getting the Most From Your CBCT: From Prescription to Interpretation' to be held on Thursday, October 27th, 2022 in RCSI, Dublin. 

This half-day course will blend selected lecture topics with practical sessions to enable participants to get the most from their cone beam scans.
 
Topics covered will include, appropriate prescriptions, using selection criteria and guidelines to aid the clinical decision process, appraisal of the data set, interpretation of pathology and report writing.
 
Please note that this event consists of a morning and an afternoon session of the same course:
 
Morning Session: 9.00-12.00

Afternoon Session: 13.00–16.00

Fees: €350

27
Oct
2022

Practical Minor Oral Surgery (Morning Session 9.00 - 12.00)

27-10-2022 9:00 am -12:00 pm
€350.00

Welcome to the registration page for the Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI Hands-on Course titled 'Practical Minor Oral Surgery' to be held on Thursday, October 27th, 2022 in RCSI, Dublin. 

This hybrid course introduces delegates to a unique Face-to-Face and hands-on experience with senior Teaching Faculty of RCSI staff teaching in our state-of-the-art clinical laboratory facilities. Those taking the hands-on component will have access to our bespoke on-line preparatory component, which they can study at their leisure in advance.

Please note that this event consists of a morning and an afternoon session of the same course:
 
Morning Session: 9.00-12.00

Afternoon Session: 13.00–16.00

Fees: €350

Programme Brochure

27
Oct
2022

Getting the Most From Your CBCT (Afternoon Session 13.00 - 16.00)

27-10-2022 1:00 pm -4:00 pm
€350.00

Welcome to the registration page for the Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI Hands-on Course titled 'Getting the Most From Your CBCT: From Prescription to Interpretation' to be held on Thursday, October 27th, 2022 in RCSI, Dublin. 

This half-day course will blend selected lecture topics with practical sessions to enable participants to get the most from their cone beam scans.
 
Topics covered will include, appropriate prescriptions, using selection criteria and guidelines to aid the clinical decision process, appraisal of the data set, interpretation of pathology and report writing.
 
Please note that this event consists of a morning and an afternoon session of the same course:
 
Morning Session: 9.00-12.00

Afternoon Session: 13.00–16.00

Fees: €350

27
Oct
2022

Practical Minor Oral Surgery (Afternoon Session 13.00 - 16.00)

27-10-2022 1:00 pm -4:00 pm
€350.00

Welcome to the registration page for the Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI Hands-on Course titled 'Practical Minor Oral Surgery' to be held on Thursday, October 27th, 2022 in RCSI, Dublin. 

This hybrid course introduces delegates to a unique Face-to-Face and hands-on experience with senior Teaching Faculty of RCSI staff teaching in our state-of-the-art clinical laboratory facilities. Those taking the hands-on component will have access to our bespoke on-line preparatory component, which they can study at their leisure in advance.

Please note that this event consists of a morning and an afternoon session of the same course:
 
Morning Session: 9.00-12.00

Afternoon Session: 13.00–16.00

Fees: €350

Programme Brochure

28
Oct
2022

2022 Joint Symposium with the AAPD: Same Problems New Directions

28-10-2022 8:45 am - 29-10-2022 4:15 pm
€350.00

Welcome to the registration page for the 2022 Joint Symposium of the Faculty of Dentistry RCSI & American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. The event titled 'Same Problems New Directions' will take place at the splendid contemporary and historic surrounding of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland on October 28th & 29th 2022.

Please visit our dedicated conference website for full programme details: asm.facultyofdentistry.ie

07
Nov
2022

2-Day Intensive Revision Course for the MFD Part 2 (RCSI Bahrain)

07-11-2022 7:30 am - 08-11-2022 3:30 pm
€750.00

A face-to-face diet of the MFD Part 2 examination will take place at RCSI Medical University of Bahrain on Wednesday November 9th, 2022.

In an effort to support candidates, the Faculty of Dentistry RCSI is pleased to announce a 2-Day Intensive Revision Course for the MFD Part 2 which will be held on November 7th & 8th at the RCSI Medical University of Bahrain.

This course is designed for candidates intending to enter the MFD Part 2 examination and will be delivered by Senior Examiners of the Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI, including the Dean, Professor Albert Leung; Vice-Dean, Dr Patrick Cleary, Chair of Education, Professor Gerard Kearns; Chair of Postgraduate Programmes, Professor John Walsh; International Postgraduate Adviser, Mr Sean Sheridan; Chair of the MFD2 Exams, Dr Grace Kelly; Specialist Prosthodontist, Dr Ammera Radhi; and Consultant Orthodontist, Dr Ebrahim Al-Awadhi

The course will be delivered through examination focused lectures, seminars, group discussions and mock examination sessions.

COURSE PROGRAMME

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Chitta Chowdhury

Qualifications: 

PhD (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Asahi University School of Dentistry, Japan - 1991)
FFDRCSI (By exam : Oral Surgery with Oral Medicine, RCSI - 2004)
MPH (The University of Manchester, UK - 2009)
MFDS Glasgow (Ad Eundem : RCPS Glasgow - 2019)
BDS (Dhaka University - 1980)
DAND (PG Dip Applied Nutri and Dietetics, Dhaka University, 1982)

Current Posts:

Honorary Professor and PhD Co-supervisor, Faculty of Health, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK.
Visiting Professor, Osaka Dental University, Japan.

Grace Kelly

Qualifications:               

BDS 2003
MFDS 2009
Dip Hyp UCL 2011
DSCD 2013
MSCD RCSP (Glas) 2013
FFD RCSI (Ad Eundem) 2016
MSc 2017

Current Post:

Hospital Practice - Senior Lecturer/Consultant in Special Care Dentistry, Cardiff University, UK.

Richeal Ni Riordain

Qualifications: 

BDS 2002
MFD RCSI 2007
PhD Oral Medicine 2011
MBBS 2014
MA Teaching and Learning in Higher Education 2018
Certificate in Healthcare Management 2018
FDS Oral Medicine RCS(Eng) 2018
FFD RCSI (Ad Eundem) 2020

Current Posts:

Consultant/Senior Lecturer in Oral Medicine, University College Cork.
Honorary Associate Professor of Oral Medicine, University College London.
Regional Dental Academic and Research Advisor, Health Education England in London, Kent, Surrey and Sussex, UK.

Deepak Thomas

Qualifications:   

B Dent Surg 1992
MB BChBAO 2003
MRCS (Intercollegiate) 2007
MSc 2018
FFDRCS (OSOM) 1997

Current Posts:

Consultant Oral Surgeon at the Beacon Hospital Dublin and Kingsbridge Hospital Sligo.
Specialist Oral Surgeon at Northwest Oral Surgery, Sligo and Northern Cross Dental, Dublin
Limited to Private Practice.

Fergal Rory Maguire

Qualifications: 

BDS NUI 2001

MFD RCSI 2003

M. Phil. Biomaterials  Science (University of Birmingham) 2007

M. Dent. Ch. Periodontics (U. Dubl.) 2008

FFD RCSI Periodontics 2008

Diploma of the European Federation of Periodontology 2008 

Ph. D Oral Biosciences (U. Dubl.) 2014

 

Current Post:

Private Practice limited to Periodontics and Implant Dentistry

John Ed O'Connell

Qualifications:                 

BDS NUI 2004

MFD RCSI 2007

FFD (OSOM) RCSI 2009

MB, BCh, BAO, BA 2012

MRCS RCSI 2014

FRCS (OMFS) 2019

                                 

Current Post: 

Fellow in Head and Neck Oncology with Reconstruction, UK.

Deepak Thomas

Qualifications: 

B Dent Surg 1992

MB BChBAO 2003

MRCS( Intercollegiate)2007 

MSc 2018

FFDRCS (OSOM )1997 

 

Current Post:

Consultant Oral Surgeon at the Beacon Hospital Dublin and Kingsbridge Hospital Sligo

Specialist Oral Surgeon at Northwest Oral Surgery, Sligo and Northern Cross Dental, Dublin

Limited to Private Practice

Albert Yeung

Qualifications:                 

BDS Glasgow 1989

MMedSci Sheffield 1999

DDPH RCS 2003

MPHe Manchester 2004

FFD (DPH) RCSI 2006

FDS (DPH) RCPS 2006

FHEA 2007

FFPH 2007

MPhil Manchester 2010

ACIEA 2020

MCGDent 2021

                                

Current Post: 

Consultant in Dental Public Health, NHS Lanarkshire, Scotland

Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Glasgow

Professional Adviser, Scottish Public Services Ombudsman