Northern Branch


The Northern Branch organises a series of evening lectures including an annual 'Members Communications Evening'. The lectures are registered for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) - 1 hour and are held at Newcastle School of Dental Sciences. Non-members and DCPs are welcome.

The Branch awards annual prizes for research, electives and the Nick Jackson prize for the most promising Newcastle undergraduate. Details of the awards are available from the Branch Secretary (contact details below).

Useful Links

Newcastle university School of Dental Sciences

Newcastle Dental Hospital

Northern Postgraduate Deanery

Future Meetings

Events planned for the forthcoming year:

Dates and formats are to be confirmed given the changing landscape within the COVID pandemic.

• Prof Sondos Albadri - “Presidential Address” - What lies beneath the traumatised tooth?
• Andrew Villas - Weight, Safeguarding, Management
• Trauma Update (Registrar lead)

Committee members
Chairperson: Sarah Simpson
Chairperson elect: TBA
Past Chairperson: Oliver Sumner
Secretary: Srishti Datta
Treasurer: Lucy Burbridge
Council Representative: Clare Hutchison
Committee Members: Paula Waterhouse
  Virginia Hind
  Kathryn Jorgenson
  Julie Fitzgerald
  Michelle Moffat
  Rachel Osborne
  Heather Coventry
  Lauren Ayre
  Chris Wallace
  Rachel Goldsmith
  Melissa Sin
  Danielle Stevenson
  Helen Scott
  Rachel Jameson
Srishti Datta