Dental Hygiene & Dental Nurse Seminar

9 Mar 2016
Laura O'Donnell, Prof Roberts, Chloe Sheehan

The Dental School and Hospital, UCC, recently held a Seminar for Dental Hygienists and Dental Nurses.   

The Seminar was attended by in excess of 70 delegates and the feedback had been very postive.  A very enjoyable and educational day was had by all.

Professor Martin Kinirons, Dean, welcomed the delegates.  The Programme was varied and extremely informative and included topics such as 'The Perio-Jigsaw…Putting the Pieces Together' Professor Anthony Roberts, Professor of Restorative Dentistry (Periodontology) (CUDSH).  Mr. David O’Flynn, Registrar of the Dental Council give a talk on recent ‘Updates from the Dental Council’.  Dr. Eimear Hurley, Clinical Fellow - Oral Health & Development (CUDSH) presented a very passionate presentation on ‘New Dynamics in Paediatric & Oral Health Research’.  ‘Treating the Older Patient: Trends and Challenges’ Dr. Cristiane da Mata, Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry (CUDSH).  And to end the day 2 Dental Hygienist Ms. Kellie O’Shaughnessy, RDH, Lecturer Athlone IT and Ms. Siobhan Kelleher, RDH give a very enjoyable presentation ‘Walk the Talk’ that had the delegates in fits of laughter.


Cork University Dental School & Hospital

Wilton, Cork, Ireland