University of Sydney

Scholarships open pathways to dentistry study for Aboriginal Australians

Scholarships are on offer for indigenous students.

The University of Sydney’s Poche Centre for Indigenous Health, along with the Rotary Club of Sydney, are leading a much-needed initiative to increase the number of Aboriginal people trained in oral healthcare in a bid to dramatically improve dental health […]

No drill future for dentistry

Professor Christopher Peck, dean of the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Sydney: "Our ambition is to reverse the rate of dental decay in Australia and keep the incidence to minimal levels for future generations."

Fear of the dentist’s drill may be a thing of the past with a ‘no drill clinic’ on track to be opened early next year. From 2013, trainee dentists will deliver ‘no drill’ dental care to patients as part of […]