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SAAD Board fully supports the IACSD Standards (April 2015) and strongly recommends that members comply with the new guidelines on training and clinical practice.

SAAD courses and the SAAD Safe Sedation Practice Scheme will continue to be aligned with the IACSD Standards as will our advice to members, professional indemnity organisations and other specialist societies.

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SAAD Assessed Sedation Nurse Course

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Event Details

Reservations Until:18/09/2017
Starts on:23/09/2017
Ends on:23/09/2017


We look forward to seeing many of you at this year's SAAD symposium .

The programme will be available shortly.

This event complies with GDC verifiable CPD requirements and provides 5 hours allowance, and RCoA CPD approval is applied for.

The Symposium opens at 9.30am and concludes at 4pm. SAAD members are invited to attend the AGM during the lunch break.


The full delegate fee is £195. SAAD members are entitled to a discount of £45 - members must be logged in to claim this discount.

DCP and Undergraduate Student members can attend at a further discounted rates but need to log on and use the voucher code that they have been provided with. Please contact us with any enquiries.

Non member DCPs can attend at the discounted rate of £100. Please contact us for further information quoting your GDC number.

If you are registering more than one person please enter a different email address for each participant because the email address will form part of the login for the certificate download.

If your registration fee will be paid by a third party please ensure that you enter, under 'purchaser info', all of the details they require to appear on the invoice.

Poster presentations are welcomed

Abstracts, of no more than 200 words and suitable for possible inclusion in the SAAD Newsletter, should be submitted by 31st August 2017 to Poster boards will be allocated on 12th September. You will be responsible for the printing and displaying of your poster, maximum size A0. Poster presentations are for interest only and will neither be judged nor awarded prizes.



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SAAD is at the forefront of postgraduate teaching of sedation techniques in dentistry. The Society runs courses for the whole dental team encouraging the safe provision of conscious sedation. Other activities include providing scientific seminars, giving expert advice to other bodies including the Department of Health and the General Dental Council; providing experts for guidelines and standards documents; giving expert evidence to the courts; promoting research in the field of pain and anxiety control and providing individual support and advice to members. Membership of the society is open to any registered dental or medical practitioner, dental nurse or dental therapist/hygienist.