Braehead Arena
Glasgow G51 4BN
26-27 April 2019

David Conway

David is Professor of Dental Public Health – School of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing, University of Glasgow and Honorary Consultant in Dental Public Health – Information Services Division, NHS National Services Scotland. He is the current Director of Research University of Glasgow Dental School and Oral and Dental Specialty Group Co-Lead for NHS Research Scotland.

He leads the Community Oral Health research group in Glasgow and his research interests focus on health inequalities, cancer epidemiology, and child oral health; involving multiple methods including: cohort studies, big data / data-linkage, community trials, and systematic reviews / meta-analyses. Ongoing work includes: evaluating the Childsmile programme; and participating in several international studies: International Head And Neck Cancer Epidemiology (INHANCE) consortium; WHO IARC Inequalities in Cancer; CRUK – price policy research; HEADSpAcE – EU funded multicentre observational cohort investigating factors associated with late stage presentation of head neck cancer.

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  • Thank you for making the Scottish Dental Show a massive success!

    Thank you to everyone who attended the record-breaking Scottish Dental Show 2019. Once again, Scotland’s biggest dental event smashed all previous records and was voted a huge success by visitors, exhibitors, nominees and award-winners.

  • Shortlist announced

    The Scottish Dental awards will return to the Glasgow Hilton on Friday 26 April, with award-winning comedian Fred MacAulay hosting and music by Glasgow-based DJ group Pretty Ugly Club, this black-tie gala event is not to be missed. Tickets for the Awards Dinner can be purchased by contacting Ann Craib at or 0141 560 3021.

  • Workshops

    Our education programme covers various eCPD topics, the workshops are small hands-on style talks each able to seat around than 20 attendees. See the listings below for more information and to book, with 27 talks across nine sessions and three rooms there is an experience for the whole team.

  • Exhibitor: AWB Textiles

  • Exhibitor: Dentsply Sirona

    At Dentsply Sirona, we are focused on empowering dental professionals to provide better, safer, faster dental care. We work with them to envision what‘s possible, then provide innovative solutions to achieve it. Education and support help move each procedure forward, ensuring the benefits of our innovations are realised.

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