CPD

Dental postgraduate courses

Dr David Penn (opposite page) has a real passion as a dentistry educator and often travels internationally to teach others about aesthetic dentistry. photography: imagesbyarunas@gmail.com

As a dental surgeon, entrepreneur and dentistry educator, Dr David Penn joins with colleagues in the field to explore the range of dental postgraduate vocational and training courses currently on offer. Heather Vaile reports If you want to do more […]

The registration standards for all dental practitioners have been revised

Registration standards for all dental practitioners have been revised

The registration standards for continuing professional development (CPD) have been updated by the Dental Board of Australia. The revisions will regulate all of Australia’s 21,000 dentists that come under the board’s domain. The board has helpfully published the standards prior […]

‘CPD is a wasted opportunity’ says DHAA

You can have the knowledge, but how does it work in practice?

The Dental Hygienists’ Association of Australia (DHAA) Inc. has called for professional associations, educators and policy-makers to collaborate in ‘translational research’ to ensure evidenced-based research knowledge gained through continuing professional development (CPD) results in changed clinical practice. At present, it […]