Lectures

Our education programme covers various enhanced CPD topics, the lectures are theatre style talks each able to seat more than 150 attendees. See the listings below for more information and to book, with 40 talks across 11 sessions and four rooms there is something for the whole team.

Our new booking system includes lecture sessions to allow you to create a personalised Scottish Dental Show timetable, however lecture session entry (speaker rooms 1-4) is on a first-come-first-served basis and cannot be guaranteed.

Friday, 24 April
Friday, 24 April, session one
Lecture Speaker Start time End time Room

Regulation of the dental team – where are we now?

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Helen Kaney, Dental Protection 08:45 09:45 Speaker room 4

Topic TBC – Peter Ommer

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Peter Ommer, NHS 09:00 10:00 Speaker room 1

How to avoid complaints

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Angela Harkins, NHS 09:15 10:15 Speaker room 3

The comfortable dental injection technique (CDIT)

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Barry Oulton, The Confident Dentist 09:30 10:30 Speaker room 2
Friday, 24 April, session two
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Back to the Future: a look back as dental material science and technology advance into the future

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Mike Gow, The Berkeley Clinic 11:00 12:00 Speaker room 2

Buying and selling a dental practice – Tips, trips and traps!

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Craig Stirling, Davidson Chalmers Stewart 10:15 11:15 Speaker room 4

Radiography – diagnostic dilemmas and image quality

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Kirstyn Donaldson, NHS 10:30 11:30 Speaker room 1

Sowing the Seeds for Growth

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Ashley Latter, The Selling Coach 10:45 11:45 Speaker room 3
Friday, 24 April, session three
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Infection control and decontamination update

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Lucy Mitchell, NHS 12:00 13:00 Speaker room 1

A ticking timebomb

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Fadi Barrak, VSSAcademy 12:15 13:15 Speaker room 3

Inhalation sedation could it benefit you, your patients and your practice?

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Richard Charon, RA-Coaching 12:30 13:30 Speaker room 2

Topic TBC – Simon Knox

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Simon Knox, Business Coaching 11:45 12:45 Speaker room 4
Friday, 24 April, session four
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Safeguarding and child protection for dental teams

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Christine Park, NHS 13:30 14:30 Speaker room 1

Snoring and sleep apnoea

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Matt Everatt, S4S Dental Laboratory 13:45 14:45 Speaker room 3

Buying or selling a practice in 2020

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Michael Kelly, MacRoberts 13:15 14:15 Speaker room 4
Friday, 24 April, session five
Lecture Speaker Start time End time Room

Pushing the envelope – using composite to restore teeth that I should proably extract

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James Baker, GC Dental 14:00 15:00 Speaker room 2

Staying connected with practice valuations in Scotland

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Ian Simms, MediHoldings 15:15 16:15 Speaker room 3

Buying a dental practice

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Samantha Hodgson, PFM & Thorntons LLP 14:45 15:45 Speaker room 4

Introducing dental non-technical skills to dental nurses

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Julia Armstrong, Geraldine Birks and Sarah Manton, Faculty of Dental Trainers (FDT) 15:00 16:00 Speaker room 1
Friday, 24 April, session six
Lecture Speaker Start time End time Room

Inhalation sedation – a brief update for experienced sedation teams

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Richard Charon, RA-Coaching 15:30 16:30 Speaker room 2

What are the current tax issues impacting your dental practice?

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Louise Grant, EQ Accountants 16:15 17:15 Speaker room 4
Friday, 24 April, session seven
Lecture Speaker Start time End time Room

Maxillectomy rehabilitation using obturator prosthesis – a technical overview

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Jennifer Alexander, Orthodontic Technicians Association 16:45 17:45 Speaker room 3

Top tips in managing anxious dental patients

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Mike Gow, The Berkeley Clinic 17:00 18:00 Speaker room 2

Developments in GDC education policy, curricula and quality assurance

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Ross Scales, GDC 16:30 17:30 Speaker room 1
Saturday, 25 April
Saturday, 25 April, session eight
Lecture Speaker Start time End time Room

Radiography – diagnostic dilemmas and image quality

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Kirstyn Donaldson, NHS 09:00 10:00 Room 1

Topic TBC

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Simon Knox, Knox coaching 09:00 10:00 Room 4

Career progression into aesthetic medicine

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Dr Emma Ravichandran, Dr Simon Ravichandran and Dr Paula Mann, Aesthetic Training Academy 09:15 10:15 Room 3

Paediatric basic life support and choking

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Lezley Walker & Liz Webster, NHS 09:30 10:30 Speaker room 2
Saturday, 25 April, session nine
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Anterior composites – tips and tricks

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Tariq Bashir, Scottish Dental Study Club 10:45 11:45 Room 2

Screening of and preventative treatment for the older person

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Professor Angus Walls, Edinburgh Dental Institute 10:30 11:30 Room 1

The dental deals market: buying or selling a practice in 2020

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Michael Kelly, MacRoberts LLP 10:15 11:15 Speaker room 4

The 3 Ms of the marketing mix

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Harry Singh, Botulinum toxin club 10:30 11:30 Speaker room 3
Saturday, 25 April, session ten
Lecture Speaker Start time End time Room

Selling your practice

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Martyn Bradshaw, Michael Royden, PFM & Thorntons LLP 11:30 12:30 Speaker room 4

Medical emergencies

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Stuart Clarke, NHS 12:00 13:00 Speaker room 1

Adult support and protection: ensuring rights and preventing harm

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Helen Patterson, NHS 12:15 13:15 Speaker room 2

Sowing the Seeds for Growth – discover the secret strategies that the most successful dental practices implement

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Ashley Latter, The Selling Coach 11:45 12:45 Speaker room 3
Saturday, 25 April, session eleven
Lecture Speaker Start time End time Room

What are the current tax issues impacting your dental practice?

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Louise Grant, EQ Accountants 13:00 14:00 Room 4

Promoting professionalism

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Ross Scales, GDC 13:15 14:15 Room 3

Oral cancer

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Roger Currie, NHS 13:15 14:15 Speaker room 1

Composite artistry

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Monik Vasant, Fresh Dental 13:30 14:30 Speaker room 2
 

Updates

  • Postponed: Scottish Dental Show 2020

    In light of the latest advice from the UK and Scottish Governments, we have taken the decision to postpone this year’s Scottish Dental Show.

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  • Information for delegates, exhibitors and speakers regarding the COVID-19 outbreak

    Updated: 11 March 2020

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  • Session booking

    The Scottish Dental Show 2020 education programme booking system hasn’t opened yet as we are still finalising some content with speakers.

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  • Preparations in full swing for 2020

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POSTPONED:
the Scottish Dental Show 2020

In light of the latest advice from the UK and Scottish Governments, we have taken the decision to postpone  this year’s Scottish Dental Show to a date later in 2020.