Education; Covid 19 related topics

Practitioner Health is a free, confidential NHS service for doctors and dentists across England with mental illness and addiction problems, who are working in clinical practice or who are looking at returning to practice. The service can help with issues relating to a mental health concern, including stress or depression or an addiction problem, in particular where these might affect work. The service is provided by health professionals specialising in mental health support to doctors and is available in various locations across England

Forthcoming webinar from ProDental to our list. Tuesday 23rd June, 19.00. Health and Wellbeing in Dentistry

Covid 19 Webinar: - Reviewing Recent Advice to Dentists on Getting Back to Work – Do You Feel Safe In Their Hands? 11th June 2020 at 18.00 BST


Wellbeing for health care workers during COVID-19


The british psychological society has produced 2 documents which members may find helpful for themselves, their families or friends.

 Advice for key worker parents

When your parent is a key worker

General self-care resources in COVID-19

Stress Control - Free online stress control course, including videos and other resources, by Stress Control Limited in collaboration with NHS England, IAPT, NHS Wales, Department of Health Northern Ireland, HSE and NHS Scotland.

Living with worry and anxiety amidst global uncertainty


Topic- Covid-19 and Dentistry

Description- Dr Dominic O’Hooley

Time- Apr 9, 2020 in London

This webinar is now available free to members of the BOS.

Webinar: COVID Research Update

Date- April 23, 2020

Speakers: Dr Claire Steves and Professor Tim Spector

Royal College of Surgeons England:

Webinar- Q&A on how dental practice and dental surgery is coping with the current pandemic.

Speakers- Dean of the Faculty of Dental Surgery at The Royal College of Surgeons of England joined by the Deans of the faculties of dental surgery

Date- Tuesday 7 April.

Webinar- It’s OK not to be OK

Speaker-Professor Neil Mortensen, hosted our new COVID-19 webinar and was joined by RCS Council members Victoria Pegna and Stella Vig, to discuss mental health and wellbeing.

Date- 15th April 2020

Royal college of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow:

Webinar- Managing the Emergency Dental Patient during COVID-19

Speakers- Andrew Edwards joined by guests

Date- 21st April 2020

 Webinar- Self-care for health professionals during COVID-19

Speakers- Dr Paul Keeley

Date : April 23rd 2020

Title : Returning to Practice When COVID-19 Stay-At-Home Orders Lift

 The e-Learning for Health website has useful information and links relating to COVID-19. It is free for NHS employees and those working in dental practices that provide NHS care.

Webinar- After COVID-19? The NHS can’t go back to the way it was, says Paul Gray

Speakers- Professor Paul Gray

Webinar-Q&A looking back on the impact of the pandemic one month since lockdown

Speaker- RCS president

Date- Wednesday 29 April

Webinar- Q&A covering Financial packages on offer and how they work, Furloughing and retaining your staff, Paying associates in NHS and mixed practices.

Date- 29th April 2020 14:00-15:00

Note- For BDA members, check BDA website on 28th for the link.

Webinar- COVID19 dental services webinar

Speakers- Sara Hurley and director of primary care and system transformation Matt Nelingan

Date- 24th April 2020 16:00-16:45


Webinar General interest

Date - Thursday 30th April Similarities and differences in US and UK studies

Professor Tim Spector and Dr Andrew Chan Massachusetts General Hospital


Webinar  Mindfulness And Wellbeing in the age of coronavirus -free to the dental team courtesy of Align Technology and Update webinars


Date        Friday 1st May 1.30-2.30 pm

Speaker  Ruby Wax


Webinar  COVID-19 - Preparing for the challenges ahead. Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.

Date 5 May 2020 - 6pm

Speaker.  third webinar in the series hosted by the five Deans of the UK/Irish Dental Faculties

Past webinars


Dental Protection :Teledentistry in a COVID-19 world