2018 Dental Conference: Mentoring

Date: Saturday 20th October 2018

Time: 9am - 5pm

Venue: British Dental Association, Wimpole Street, London

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With thanks to our hosts, the British Dental Association


Speaker announcement

We are delighted to confirm our speakers and workshop leaders for this event:

Keynote Speakers

Our keynote speakers cover the broad field of mentoring; mentoring in health services and specifically within dentistry.  Our Conference Chair, Dr. Janine Brooks MBE, will then lead a panel discussion and Q&A.

David Clutterbuck - 

  • Co-founded European Mentoring & Coaching Council
  • Visiting professor, Sheffield Hallam & Oxford Brookes Universities; external examiner, Ashridge coaching MBA
  • Leads a global network of mentoring experts and trainers
  • One of “HR’s most influential”

Yvonne Coghill OBE, JP, MSc, DMS, RGN, RMN, HV, CPT, Dip Exec Coaching.

Yvonne is  the Director – WRES Implementation in NHS England, and  a member of the equality and diversity council at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) in the United States. She has been keynote speaker at the National Association of Health Service Executives (NAHSE) annual conference in New Orleans. She continues to work closely with world expert on health and race Professor D. Williams, of Harvard University School of Public Health.  A coach and leadership expert, Yvonne is senior programme lead for inclusion at the NHS Leadership Academy.

Catherine Rutland MA BChD IRM Cert CMI Level 7

Catherine is a GDP and Practice Owner, Head of Professional Services at Simplyhealth Professionals. Catherine is qualified in leadership coaching and mentoring and writes a monthly column for Dentistry magazine.

Her role involves providing regulatory and legislative advice to practices and Catherine heads up a team that provides guidance and support to practices when times are difficult, whether clinical, personal or due to the climate we work in.

Sponsorship Opportunities

To put your brand name at the forefront of leaders in mentoring in the dental profession, take a look at these exclusive sponsorship opportunities, or contact
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Workshop Leaders

Delegates get the choice of two 60 minute sessions, repeated morning and afternoon, and one 90 minute session.  You'll receive a workshop booking form at the beginning of September when you sign up here.

Interactive workshops

  • Dr. Joanne Brindley
  • Dr. Alasdair Miller
  • Dr Hoda Wassif

Skills development sessions

  • Pam Coates - Stepping from Associate to Principle
  • Bob Hughes - Mentoring Principles
  • Sally Astrazzanti - Mentoring and Resilience

2018 Dental Conference: Mentoring

Conference Committee

  • Dr. Janine Brooks MBE
  • Helen Caton-Hughes
  • Jane Davies-Slovik MBE
  • Fiona Ellwood
  • Bob Hughes
  • Marie-Claire Parsons
  • Jennifer Pinder