Courses, Hands On Courses


Ancillary Clinical Skills Workshop Sat 26th May 2018

Ancillary Clinical Skills Workshop – Sat 26th May 2018 Receive training in those Critical Ancillary Skills that can make the difference between success and failure: – rubber dam application, various types and their uses (break the taboo!) – x-ray techniques in practice – reduce the ‘duds’ – temporisation techniques for...
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IFPDC Donation

Dr Peter Mc Gonigal making a €3,000 donation on behalf of the IFPDC to Bro Kevin Crowley of the Capuchin Day Centre for Homeless people and Dr Pat Cleary and Miriam of the Dental Volunteer Service. Pictured (L-R) Bro Sean O’Donoghue, Dr Pat Cleary and Miriam, Bro Kevin Crowley and...
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Spring Scientific Meeting – *NEW DATE* – Sat 21st April 2018

The IFPDC Spring Scientific Meeting has been RE-SCHEDULED to Sat 21st April 2018 “Unexpected/unscheduled clinical problems” Dealing with a range of clinical emergencies that dentists encounter daily – how to deal with these effectively and quickly. Venue: Large Lecture Theatre Registration: 9.15am for a 10.00am start Fee: FREE TO MEMBERS,...
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Masters degree in advanced general dental practice

Interesting and exciting news for General Dentists! The Dublin Dental University Hospital with the support of the IFPDC is offering a part-time/blended learning Masters Degree in General Dental Practice – Clinical Dentistry (M.Sc.). The Masters degree course commenced in the autumn of 2017 and the second intake is scheduled for...
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Paediatric Dentistry Workshop – review

Hot Topics and Top Tips in Paediatric Dentistry The Irish Division of The European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry and The Irish Faculty of Primary Dental Care jointly held a very successful Workshop on Paediatric Dentistry on Sat 7th Oct 2017 in Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin. Topics covered :...
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Spring Scientific Meeting Sat 21st April 2018 – Review

The re-scheduled IFPDC Spring Scientific Meeting was held on Sat 21st April in the DDUH. Despite the inconvenience of having to commit to the same meeting TWICE, and stiff competition from rugby, holidays, holy communions etc. there was strong attendance and a full array of top class speakers. A special...
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Hands-on Onlay Course – Sat 15th Sept 2018

Hands-on Onlay Course A practical alternative to full crown coverage. Compatible with Minimally Invasive Dentistry, reduced clinical time, and reduced cost to the patient. **Date: Sat 15th Sept 2018** Venue: Skills Lab, DDUH Fee: €195 for members; non-members €295 Confined to 14 places. Tutor: Dr Ray McCarthy, BDS FDS MSc...
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