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Spotlight on the British Dental Conference and Dentistry Show

BDJ Team volume 5, Article number: 18069 (2018) | Download Citation

This year's first combined British Dental Conference and Dentistry Show will take place on 18-19 May 2018 at Birmingham NEC. Visit and

The case for good sugars

Tim Ives will argue the case for ‘good sugars’ in his Hygienist & Therapist Symposium session ‘Sweet offender versus sweet pretender: utilising sugars to treat and prevent disease’.

Dental nurses and dental photography

Diane Rochford will speak on the benefits of dental photography for dental nurses in the Dental Nurses Forum.

Dental and systemic health

Melonie Prebble and Victoria Wilson will be exploring the links between oral and systemic health in the Hygienist & Therapist Symposium.

Understanding behavioural change

Dentist Ben Atkins will be presenting on patient understanding and behavioural change at the Hygienist & Therapist Symposium, and the importance of patient trial outcomes.

Dental medical emergencies

Helen Watson and Lynn Fox – owners and instructors from Orchard Training Services and ResusPlus Training respectively – will each present sessions on dental medical emergencies in the Core CPD Theatre.

Over 10,000 visitors are expected at the two-day event, which is free of charge and open to all.

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