Former Belfast professor to open Scottish Dental Show

Professor Edward Lynch will present keynote at Glasgow conference

One of the UK’s foremost clinical academics has been confirmed as the keynote speaker at the 2015 Scottish Dental Show.

Professor Edward Lynch, the former head of dentistry at the University of Warwick, will be presenting his ‘50 Top Tips for better and more successful clinical dentistry’ at Braehead Arena, Glasgow on Friday 29 May.

Prof Lynch is an associate clinical professor at Warwick and, as well as being on the GDC’s specialist list for endodontics, prosthodontics and restorative dentistry, he has been awarded nearly 100 research grants totalling £5 million in his distinguished career.

Before joining Warwick, he was professor of restorative dentistry and gerodontology at Queen’s University Belfast as well as consultant in restorative dentistry to the Royal Hospitals from 2000 to 2010. Prior to that he worked at the University of London for 20 years (1980-2000) as senior lecturer in conservative dentistry and honorary consultant in restorative dentistry.

He has more than 500 publications under his belt and has successfully supervised more than 50 MSc, MPhil and PhD students.

The show is free to attend for all dental professionals in the UK and Ireland, visit

To see the full speaker programme, click here.

Published: 16 January, 2015 at 13:21