Feature Archive

The future is now

This year the IDA Annual Conference is at the Radisson Hotel in Galway.

Dublin Dental University Hospital

Gallery of staff and students.

The complete dentist

The demands on today's dental students – and dental educators – are high, but Dean of the Dublin Dental University Hospital Professor Brian O'Connell feels that the future is bright.

Cork University Dental School and Hospital 2016

Gallery of staff and students.

Ahead of the curve

Cork University Dental School and Hospital (CUDSH) works hard to stay ahead of the educational and technological needs of its students.

A matter of record

President of the Irish Dental Association Dr Anne Twomey introduces a special feature on the state of dental education in 2016.

Understanding the IOTN

A summary of the HSE guidelines for eligibility for orthodontic treatment so that dentists have a visual guide to which cases should be referred to a specialist.

Identex 2015: With new innovations, high-tech instruments and CPD instruction – who could ask for more?

The IDA and the IDTA have joined forces to present Identex 2015 – the trade show, combined with an excellent CPD programme that you cannot afford to miss.

Physician, heal thyself

The new Practitioner Health Matters Programme will offer support to dentists and other health practitioners in difficulty.

Moving towards a mandate

Dr Marielle Blake of the Dental Council outlines what’s new about the Council’s new guide to CPD requirements.