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Student sitting at computer in library
10 August 2020
The revised Australian Dental Council (ADC)/Dental Council (New Zealand) (DC(NZ) Accreditation standards for dental practitioner programs (the Standar
Patient sitting with counsellor
16 July 2020
Last week the Dental Board of Australia (DBA) launched Dental Practitioner Support, a national health and wellbeing support service for dental practit
ADC simulation clinic with candidate working on manikin
24 June 2020
As the situation regarding novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, the Australian Dental Council (ADC) has made some further decisions regar
Dentist working on patient
11 May 2020
On 8 May 2020, the Dental Board of Australia (DBA) released new information for dental practitioners regarding COVID-19 following agreement by the Aus
Students sitting in a study group
04 May 2020
On 1 May 2020, the Australian Dental Council (ADC) approved updates to the ADC’s protocol to monitor the impacts on accredited programs of the COVID-1
Students at university lecture
24 April 2020
The Australian Dental Council (ADC), in collaboration with all Australian dental practitioner program providers, and endorsed by the Dental Board of A
Dental instruments
23 April 2020
On 22 April 2020, the Dental Board of Australia (DBA) released a new update for dental practitioners regarding COVID-19. The update outlines the wo
Student and teacher sitting at computer
21 April 2020
This week the Australian Government, through the Health and Education portfolios, the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Ahpra), nation
Professor Roianne West sits with ADC CEO Narelle Mills
16 April 2020
As organisations responsible for protecting the health and safety of the public, it is important that accreditation authorities, including the Austral
Practical examination manikin
15 April 2020
As the situation regarding novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, the Australian Dental Council (ADC) has made the difficult decision to po
Dental instruments
02 April 2020
On 2 April 2020, the Dental Board of Australia (DBA) released an update for dental practitioners regarding COVID-19. This guidance advises of
Students sitting in lecture theatre
02 April 2020
The consultation period for the Australian Dental Council (ADC)/Dental Council (New Zealand) (DC(NZ)) accreditation standards for dental practitioner