Braehead Arena
Glasgow G51 4BN
26-27 April 2019

Joanna Morrison

Ms Morrison is currently working as a Specialist Dental Officer for Priority Groups and Patients with Additional Needs in NHS Ayrshire and Arran. She is the clinical lead for special care dentistry within the Public Dental Service and provides treatment for patients with a variety of additional care requirements in both hospital and community clinics.

She attained her BDS from the University of Glasgow in 2009 and proceeded to complete dental foundation and vocational training. She then held a variety of SHO posts in Glasgow Dental Hospital and Crosshouse University Hospital gaining experience in oral surgery, sedation, oral medicine, restorative dentistry and paediatrics. During this time she developed a keen interest in teaching and, in addition to passing the MFDS examinations through the RCPSG, attained a Postgraduate Certificate in Healthcare Professions Education from the University of Glasgow.

She completed specialist training in special care dentistry with NHS Tayside Public Dental Service from 2014-2017, managing complex patients in both primary and secondary care dental services and successfully sitting both diploma and membership exams in the speciality.

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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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