Melbourne Dental School

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Open Day 2014

Open Day 2014

Webinar –Doctor of Dental Surgery

Calling all students wishing to become dentists? GlobaLinks will be hosting informational webinars highlighting the University of Melbourne's dental school. Click on the link below to RSVP and register for the webinar. Students will have the opportunity to learn more about one of the top dental school programs in Australia and also learn more about the entry requirements and application process for the 4 year Doctor of Dental Surgery program. University of Melbourne: Doctor of Dental Surgery, May 14, 2014 at 4:00pm (MST) or May 15, 2014, 8.00am (Australian Eastern Time). RSVP: CLICK HERE

Scott Buckley, a 3rd year DDS student from Canada, shares his thoughts about the course and his experience in Melbourne. You can see it on Youtube now.

My Melbourne with A/Prof Roy Judge

An interview with Associate Professor Roy Judge who is the Head of Prosthodontics at the Melbourne Dental School and Academic Clinical Director of the Melbourne Dental Clinic.

Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry 2014 Applications

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Honours and Postgrad at the Melbourne Dental School

Honours 2012

Getting Started in Dentistry and Oral Health

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Residential Scholarships

Residential College Scholarships Over $3.5 million dollars is available in scholarships and bursaries at the Residential Colleges at the University of Melbourne. More...

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Meet some of our Students

Continuing Professional Development e-cart launched

e-cart is hereThe Melbourne Dental School is pleased to announce the launch of its 2013 Continuing Professional Development Program. More...

2013 Teaching awards announced

Dr Samantha Byrne and Dr Rita Hardiman recognized for excellence in teaching...more

Emeritus Professor Henry Atkinson celebrates his 100th birthday

Professor Atkinson celebrated his 100th birthday with colleagues, past and present, from the Melboune Dental School recently. More...

MOHTEC Pre-Clinical Laboratory opens

Students had the chance to use the new MOHTEC pre-clinical laboratory when it opened on Moday February 6. More...

Award for Emeritus Professor Louise Brearly Messer

Louise Brearley Messer received a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in the recent Australia Day Honours List. Louise received the AM for service to the dental profession, particularly in the field of paediatric dentistry, as a clinician, academic and researcher.This is a fitting recognition of Louise's outstanding contributions to dentistry and dental education.

2011 Teaching awards announced

Dr Margaret Stacey and Dr Samantha Byrne recognized for excellence in teaching...more

Melbourne students win Colgate international dental research awards

Students from the University of Melbourne and the Oral Health CRC won the highly coveted Colgate Travel Awards at the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) Australia and New Zealand Meeting. Student winners were Shao Bing Fong (1st place, Senior competition), Jacqueline Heath (1st place, Junior competition) and Gareema Prasad (2nd place, Senior competition). As winners of this award, all three students have received funding from Colgate to represent the University of Melbourne and the Oral Health CRC at the IADR Global meeting in Brazil in 2012. More...

Professor Eric Reynolds appointed Laureate Professor

On the recommendation of the Honours Committee, The University of Melbourne Council has appointed Professor Eric Reynolds a Melbourne Laureate Professor. This honour, rarely bestowed, is reserved for the most distinguished members of academic staff at The University of Melbourne and indicates the extraordinary high standing that Professor Reynolds enjoys within this university, and both nationally and internationally.

Developing dental education and research in Victoria – latest Witness seminar to go online

Insights into the behind-the-scenes politics of the step-wise fluoridation of Victoria's water supply and efforts to limit junk food in school tuckshops are two of many themes explored in the latest Witness seminar to go online. More...

Prestigious International Award for Prof Eric Reynolds

Prof Eric Reynolds receives "Research in Periodontal Disease Award" at the International Association for Dental Research meeting in San Diego USA. More...

Award for Decay Prevention Project

An Australian research project has won a prestigious award from the International Association for Dental Research for dental caries prevention. Led by Dr. Denise Bailey, more...

Dr Denise Bailey wins ADJ Award

Dr. Bailey and co-authors were recognised for the most outstanding paper in the Scientific Article category of the Australian Dental Journal for 2010. The paper was titled The impact of changing dental needs on cost savings from fluoridation. Campain AC, Marino RJ, Wright FAC, Harrison D, Bailey DL, Morgan MV. Australian Dental Journal 2010; 55: 37–44

Melbourne Dental School ranks as the top Dental School in Australia

The Melbourne Dental School has been ranked "well above world standard" by the Federal Government's Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) initiative. More...