News & Media

The Media Team

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Claire Stevens

Claire is a Consultant within the Central Manchester Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and President of the British Society of Paediatric Dentistry. As co-ordinator of BSPD's media team, she has appeared on ITV's "Children’s Hospital", BBC's "The One Show" (where she showed Jonathan Ross how to brush his teeth!), Channel 4's "Food Unwrapped" and BBC's "Eat well for less". She has also been interviewed for Radio 4's "You and Yours" and "More or less: Behind the Stats", LBC and Radio 5 Live. Claire is mother to two young children and author of toothfairyblog.org which aims to educate parents to improve the oral health of children.

 


Stephen Fayle

Stephen is a Consultant and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer in Paediatric Dentistry based at Leeds Dental Institute, UK. He is a Past-President of the British Society of Paediatric Dentistry, Chair of the National Consultants in Paediatric Dentistry Group and is a member of the Board of the Faculty of Dental Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons of England. He has appeared on BBC Breakfast and been filmed for a Channel Four programme on children's diets.

Kathryn Harley

Kathryn Harley

Kathy is a Consultant and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Paediatric Dentistry. She has been Dean of the Faculty of Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and has completed ten years as a member of the Board of Dental Protection Limited (DPL), having been Chairman from 2006. Her main area of clinical interest is in the restorative treatment of dental anomalies. She spearheaded the BSPD's campaign for a change in the rules on bleaching at a time when it was illegal for a dentist to bleach the teeth of Under 18s.

Sanjeev Sood

Sanjeev is an Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Dentistry King’s College London Dental Institute and the undergraduate lead in Paediatric Dentistry at King’s College London. He is the lead for the Postgraduate Certificate in Paediatric Dentistry and a clinical and research supervisor on the MSc Programme in Paediatric Dentistry. He undertook his specialist training in Paediatric Dentistry in 2006 at the Dublin Dental School and Hospital, where he also carried out a Master’s thesis on bonding to teeth affected by Molar Incisor Hypomineralisation. He has been involved in co-authoring two e-Den Modules for the Royal College of Surgeons of England and more recently was involved in a photoshoot to illustrate the BSPD Dental Check by One campaign.