Leadership and dental professionals
Global challenges require global leaders
If we are to achieve the aim of eradicating preventable dental disease, we need to train a cadre of public health leaders who can drive forward progressive agendas and spearhead systemic change at local, national and global levels.
Offering a unique platform for networking, learning and skill development, our Senior Dental Leaders Programme (SDL) is designed to develop these leaders.
Now in its 13th year, the benefits of the programme have been overwhelmingly positive. Many alumni have organised successful prevention initiatives in their home countries, and established international public health programmes.
Advanced Dental Leadership
An exciting new online oral health leadership programme enabling dentists to become highly effective, innovate creatively and achieve their clinical, business and personal goals.
“I am struck by the progress we have made during the past 13 years, and look forward to our future accomplishments. By working together and forging partnerships across borders, we are taking real steps to improve the oral health, and overall health, of children around the world.”
Stanley M. Bergman, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Henry Schein, Inc
The need to advance ethical and social responsibility is hardwired into all of our activities, whether we are implementing direct-intervention programmes, training dental leaders or helping coordinate regional dental services.
The need for coordinated, continent-wide dental health networks for Africa and the Pacific was established during discussion with delegates at our sixth Senior Dental Leaders meeting in London in 2012.