Joint Symposium

Faculty of Dentistry RCSI
& American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

Come to Dublin!

Dean's Welcome

Dear Colleagues,

As Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (FoDRCSI), may I extend a very warm welcome to you to this year’s Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) at the splendid contemporary and historic surrounding of the RCSI in Dublin, Ireland which the Faculty jointly organises with the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) with the theme 'Same Problems, New Directions'.

AAPD President's Welcome

Dear Colleagues,

As President of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and on behalf of all our members, I am delighted that we will be partnering with the Faculty of Dentistry of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland to host the Annual Scientific Meeting in Dublin, Ireland. The theme for the meeting, “Same Problems, New Directions”, is extremely fitting in light of what has transpired over the last few difficult years.

Guest Speakers

Friday 10/28

Morning Session: Managing Caries

Afternoon Session: Wellness, Behaviour and Contemporary Clinical Practice


Prof. Tim Wright, Prof. Jessica Lee, Prof. Amr Moursi, Prof. John Marley, Dr. Kathy Harley, Dr. Dympna Daly, Dr. Kimon Divaris, Prof. Tatiana Botero
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Saturday 10/29

Morning Session: Controversies, Guidelines and the Leo Sheridan Lectures

Afternoon Session: Looking After Your Patients


Prof. Juan Yepes, Dr. Tiernan O’Brien, Prof. Jessica Lee, Dr. Pat Cleary, Prof. John Walsh, Dr. Kimon Divaris, Dr. Andrew Bolas, Dr. Jane Renehan
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With special thanks to our sponsors...

Pre-Conference Courses

Getting the Most From Your CBCT

Thursday 10/27
This half day course will blend selected lecture topics with practical sessions to enable participants to get the most from their cone beam scans. Topics covered will include, appropriate prescriptions, using selection criteria and guidelines to aid the clinical decision process, appraisal of the data set, interpretation of pathology and report writing.
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Practical Minor Oral Surgery

Thursday 10/27
This hybrid course introduces delegates to a unique Face-to-Face and hands-on experience with senior Teaching Faculty of RCSI staff teaching in our state-of-the-art clinical laboratory facilities. Those taking the hands-on component will have access to our bespoke on-line preparatory component, which they can study at their leisure in advance.
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Welcome Reception

Thursday Evening 10/27

Welcome Reception
Guinness Storehouse Dublin

Open to all Delegates
Add this optional extra when registering for the main conference
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Optional Day Trips

Tailored to Your Schedule
Powerscourt House and Gardens
Dublin City Walking Tour
Glendalough & Wicklow (Garden of Ireland)
Chester Beatty Library and Book of Kells Tour
National Horse Stud & Japanese Gardens
Saints & Sinners Tour
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Enjoy some golf...

Portmarnock Golf Club & Killeen Castle Golf Club