The next ISDC ASM will take place on Thursday, May 16th 2019.

ISDC Annual Scientific Meeting:

Date: Thursday 16th May 2019

Theme: ‘Trauma Review – What’s new and what should I do?’

Location:  The Midlands Park Hotel
(formerly the Portlaoise Heritage Hotel)
, Portlaoise Town, Co Laois

5 CPD Points

8.15-8.50          Registration, Coffee – Trade & Poster Exhibition
8.50-9.00          Opening remarks and Introduction
9.00-10.00        Dento-Alveolar Trauma, Optimising Outcomes in the Short, Medium and Long-Term

                           Dr Kate Kenny, BDS, PhD

Clinical Lecturer and Deputy Director of Postgraduate Programme,

School of Dentistry, University of Leeds


10.00-11.00      O’Mullane Prize Presentation Session
11.00-11.30      Tea & Coffee – Trade & Poster Exhibition
11.30-12.30      Traumatic Dental Injuries in the Primary Dentition

                            Dr Eva Lauridsen, DDS, PhD

                            Head of Resource Centre for Rare Oral Diseases,

Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark

12.30-13.45      Lunch – Trade & Poster Exhibition
13.45-14.00      Awarding of O’Mullane Prize
14.00-15.00      The ‘Trauma’ of Trauma: Psychosocial Impacts of Traumatic Dental Injuries on Children and their Families

                            Professor Helen Rodd, BDS (Hons), FDS (Paed), PhD

                            Unit of Oral Health and Development,

University of Sheffield

15.00-16.00      What Do Children Really Think? Involving Children In Oral Health Research and Service Evaluation

                            Professor Helen Rodd, BDS (Hons), FDS (Paed), PhD

                            Unit of Oral Health and Development,

University of Sheffield

16.00-17.00       ISDC AGM – all welcome

Speaker Bio and Lecture Outlines 2019



The fees for this year’s ASM are:

Registration before 08/04/19 Pre-registration (between 08/04/19 and 06/05/19) Registration fee on the day (16/05/19)
Dentist €80 €100 €150
Dental Nurse/Hygienist €50 €70 €100
Student/Retiree €20 €30 €50

Fees can be paid on the ISDC website via the appropriate PayPal link:

Registration Dentist:

Registration Dental Nurse/Hygienist:

Registration Student/Retiree:

Payment can be made on the day of the ASM in CASH OR CHEQUE. We do not have card facilities and will not be able to process payments via card on the day.


The ISDC would also like to thank our sponsors. Don’t forget to visit their stands at the tradeshow on the day!
Sponsors 2018MAM