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:

• Mr S Fayle “ Caries and Commissioning”
• Mrs S McKaig “ Presidential Lecture”
• Miss H Llandro/Mr D Birnie “Orthodontic update for the Paediatric patients”
• Prof H Rodd “Opacites and QoL”

Committee members
Chairperson: Mrs Kathryn Jorgenson
Chairperson elect: TBA
Past Chairperson: Dr Virginia Hind
Secretary: Mr Oliver Sumner
Treasurer: Dr Lucy Burbridge
Council Representative: Mr Greig D Taylor
Committee Members: Mrs Julie Fitzgerald
  Dr Michelle Moffat
  Miss Sarah Simpson
  Miss Katherine O'Donnell
  Miss Sasha Pervin 
Mr Oliver Sumner