The Faculty of Dentistry RCSI has announced that its Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) 2014 will be held in Dublin on October 30 and 31. The title is ‘Clinical Controversies in Dental Practice’, and will include lectures on caries management, orthodontics, the role of fluoride, drug therapeutics and the dental practitioner, adhesion, radiology, endodontics and oral surgery. Confirmed overseas speakers include Amr Morsi (New York), StJohn Crean (Preston), Avijit Banerjee (London), Mark Hector (Dundee), Chris Deery (Sheffield) and Ross Hobson (Newcastle). Accomplished national speakers include Hal Duncan (endodontics), Garry Fleming (adhesion) and Brian Bourke (orthodontics). On the Friday afternoon the Leo Sheridan Lecture session, ‘Current controversies in the surgical management of head and neck cancer’ will be delivered by Brian Schmidt (New York) and David Vaughan (Aintree, Liverpool).

Those who wish to register interest for this meeting, and would like to be kept updated on the event should email the Faculty office at: