A Guide for Finals Poster Presentations

Most commonly in final year, you will be required to present a poster of an interesting or unusual case. This is typically the first time you will have done a presentation and so in...
10 Ways to Build your CV at Undergraduate Level

The Desirable Dental Student – 10 Ways to Build your CV at Undergraduate...

As a dental student I never really knew what to do to build and improve my CV. I felt as though most things (such as research, conferences and shadowing) had to wait until I...
7 Pillars of Clinical Governance

The 7 Pillars of Clinical Governance

What is Clinical Governance? Clinical governance is more and more involved in healthcare. It is something which is commonly asked about in interview scenarios for Dental Core Training and Specialty Training. The most frequently published...
A Guide For Dental Core Training

A Guide for Dental Core Training Applications

What is Dental Core Training? Dental Core Training (DCT) is a set of up to 3 years of post-graduate training that can be carried out by a dentist. Many dentists choose to do a year...
A Guide to Finals Patient Case Presentations

A Guide to Finals Patient Case Presentations

As part of most finals exams, you will be required to present a continuing care case you have worked on. This is quite a daunting time for any student, especially because it involves standing...
Dental Core Training - Interview Tips and Tricks

Dental Core Training – Interview Tips and Tricks

Dental Core Training interviews can be quite daunting. This post will focus on tips and tricks to help with the interview process. The wider application process has been covered in a different post: A...
Dental Instruments

Basic Dental Exam Instruments

There are a huge variety of instruments in the dental world. However, there are some key examination instruments that you should be aware of when it comes to practising. This post shall look at these instruments,...
The Mental Capacity Act 2005

The Mental Capacity Act 2005 – A Summary

The Mental Capacity Act 2005 The Mental Capacity Act (MCA) is crucial to making decisions for a number of patients lacking capacity. Mental capacity refers to the ability to make a decision. Hence, it's aim...
Difficulties Faced in Dental School

Difficulties Faced in Dental School

Although I love being a dental student, I would be lying if I said it was easy. So in no particular order here are 10 things you will hear me, and other dental students,...

Reena’s Top 15 Tips For Young Dentists

The stress of final exams, case presentations and interviews is now behind you and the thought of telling people you are now a ‘real’ dentist seems like a sweet ideal. However, it’s not long...

Random Notes

Sponsor