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Spotlight on Risk - Dental Conference 2023

  • Dates: 24 – 24 Sep, 2023

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When it comes to delivering outstanding patient care, the challenges faced by dental and oral healthcare professionals are greater than ever before.

It’s important to constantly evolve and stay ahead of the curve when it comes to expanding your knowledge and understanding of the latest developments.

At the inaugural Spotlight on Risk conference, dental and oral healthcare professionals from Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore will have the chance to hear from leading experts and tackle complex dentolegal issues, including:

  • Social media, credibility, and reputation
  • Casefiles: Wisdom teeth and implants
  • Restoring balance and cultivating resilience

Brought to you by Dental Protection, this conference will enable you to gain valuable insights, enhance your career, expand your understanding of ethical and dentolegal matters, reduce the risk of complaints, and avoid potential pitfalls.

This event is FREE to attend and open to all members and non-members.

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Date. Sunday 24 September 2023

Time. 14.00 – 16.15

Location. Online

Cost. Free to attend

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Why attend?

  1. Inspiration Awaits
  2. Immerse yourself in thought-provoking discussions led by experts on topics relevant to your practice. Surround yourself with like-minded professionals and be inspired by new perspectives and insights.

  3. Expand Your Expertise
  4. Keep your knowledge and understanding up to date with ethical and dentolegal matters, reducing the risk of complaints. Stay ahead of the curve and be confident in your career.

  5. Grow Your Network
  6. Take advantage of this unrivalled opportunity to make connections and reconnect with your peers.


Dr James Foster
Deputy Dental Director and Dental Australia/Asia Lead, Dental Protection

Professor Chi-Tim Hung
Convenor, Task Force on Social Media, Professionalism and Ethic Committee, Hong Kong Academy of Medicine

Dr Louise Eggleton
Dentolegal Consultant, Dental Protection

Jim Lafferty
Dentolegal Consultant, Dental Protection

Chris Howse
Partner, Howse Williams

Dr Surinder Arora
General Dental Practitioner

Dr Eswara Uma
Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Dentistry, Manipal University College Malaysia

Florence Ho
Adjunct Senior Lecturer, NUS Centre for Biomedical Ethics, Singapore

Assoc. Prof. Dr Siti Mazlipah
Deputy Dean, Clinical and Services, University of Malaya

Dr Siew Hor Goh
Director of Clinical Services and Residential Care, NTUC Health Co-operative Limited, Singapore

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  1. Who should attend the conference?
  2. The Spotlight on Risk conference is designed to provide high-quality content for all dental and oral care professionals, including students and graduates, allowing participants to stay on top of evolving dentolegal and ethical issues.

  3. How many CPD/CPE points will be available for the conference?
  4. CPD/CPE learning points have been applied to the conference – we'll update this information shortly.

  5. What topics will be covered at the conference?
  6. This year’s conference will focus on social media, case scenarios in dentistry, burnout/resilience.

  7. Can I invite my friends to attend the event?
  8. Absolutely. You can share details of the event by clicking here, which will allow others to register at their convenience.

  9. I haven’t received a joining link for the conference, who should I contact?
  10. Joining instructions for the conference will be sent to you once you have registered via the booking page. Please check your junk/spam mailbox and double check that you have entered your email correctly.

  11. How do I join on the day of the event?
  12. As soon you have registered, you will receive an email with a link. Click “Add to Calendar” so you won’t miss the conference. On the day, just click on the link that is in your calendar invite and enjoy the conference. This link is unique for you, please don’t share it with others.

  13. Do I need to download or install any software to be able to attend this event?
  14. No. You do not need to download or install any software to join the conference. You only need to have access to the internet.

  15. How can I ask questions during the conference?
  16. Open the Q&A window on the virtual event window and type any questions you have for the host and panellists. They can either reply to you via text in the Q&A window or answer your question live.

  17. Will there be any networking sessions?
  18. Yes, the conference will include social and networking opportunities throughout the event.

  19. Is a live transcript available during the conference?
  20. Yes, this will allow participants to easily follow the conversations or to meet accessibility requirements.

  21. Will I be able to download the presentations after the conference?
  22. The presentations won’t be available to download, but you can watch the conference back online whenever you want to. This is because any presentations shown at the event have been produced by the individual speakers, and are therefore not owned by, and do not necessarily represent the views of, Dental Protection.

  23. Will I get a certificate of attendance?

    If you attended the entire conference, a certificate of attendance will be available on our online learning hub from 02 October 2023. You'll enroll and then you will be able download the certificate by answering the feedback survey.

    If you attended the entire conference, a certificate of attendance will be issued by email from 09 October 2023.

  24. I missed the digital conference. Is there an option to watch on demand?
  25. Member:
    You can watch the conference recording in our online learning hub by following these steps:
    Log in on the online learning hub on Prism:
    Enroll and start watching
    When finished, you can download your certificate on the “certificate tab” by answering the feedback survey.

    The conference is available to watch on demand using the same link you received when you registered. You will access the conference Lobby and click on “watch recording” button under the featured session: “Main Session”.

  26. I have more questions, who do I contact?
  27. You can get in touch with us at [email protected] with any further questions.

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