SOHRC Conference 2019
Issued: Wed, 02 Oct 2019 13:57:00 BST
The third SOHRC biennial conference took place on 1st October at the Dundee Dental Education Centre. The conference was opened by Tom Ferris, the Chief Dental Officer and during the morning sessions, chaired by Prof Angus Walls, delegates from all over Scotland heard SOHRC PhD students deliver 3-minute presentations on their research projects. Topics ranged over the three SOHRC research themes: Public Health and Health Services, Craniofacial and Dental Education.
In the afternoon the keynote lecture, Knowledge translation research – the work of the TRiaDS group was presented by Prof Jan Clarkson, Director of the Effective Dental Practice Programme and Co-Director of the Dental Health Services Research Unit at the University of Dundee.
The second session of the afternoon saw Dr Doug Stirling, University of Dundee, update the conference on the work of the Scottish Dental Clinical Effectiveness Programme and in particular the new Dental Prescribing App.