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Prof Barbara Chadwick 

Career Profile

University Education:

October 1979- December 1983 London Hospital Medical College

Academic Qualifications:

BDS (hons)      University London 1983
FDS RCS        Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh 1987
MScD              University of Wales 1990
PhD                 University of Wales 1997

Specialist Training:

Certificate of Accreditation Paediatric Dentistry
Specialist Advisory Committee in Orthodontics and Paediatric Dentistry, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh, 1993
Registered as Specialist Paediatric Dentistry
General Dental Council, 1999


Member of the Institute of Learning and Teaching, 2001.
Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy, 2007.

Current Administrative Roles:

Professor in Paediatric Dentistry Cardiff University
Vice Dean Education and Students
Consultant in Paediatric Dentistry Cardiff & Vale Local Health Board 
Head of Paediatric Dentistry Unit School of Dentistry
Lead Dentist for Child Protection Cardiff & Vale Local Health Board
NHS Hospital Dental Services Directorate Research & Development Lead Cardiff & Vale Local Health Board
Research Governance Lead for Dental Service Group, Cardiff & Vale Local Health Board
Designate Person Human Tissue Act, Dental School Clinical .2008-date

Memberships / External Activities

GDC inspector for DCP, Graduate Entry programmes
Regional Specialty Advisor for Paediatric Dentistry for Faculty of Dental Surgery
Honorary Membership Secretary British Society of Paediatric Dentistry
Member of the British Society of Paediatric Dentistry Council and Executive Group
Member Specialist Advisory Board in Paediatric Dentistry, Royal College Surgeons of Edinburgh
Chair (Member) Intercollegiate Specialty Fellowship Board Paediatric Dentistry
Examiner Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh for:
Membership in Paediatric Dentistry;
Intercollegiate Specialty Fellowship Examination in Paediatric Dentistry.
Member Editorial Boards: International Journal Paediatric Dentistry, Primary Dental Care.
Chair Specialist training Committee Paediatric Dentistry (Wales)

Teaching Profile

As topic lead for paediatric dentistry I have responsibility for the co-ordination and teaching of the undergraduate combined programme in paediatric dentistry and orthodontics.

I have served as an external Examiner for the following programmes:

M Clin Dent Paed (Kuala Lumur) 2010 –2011.
M Clin Dent Paed (Edinburgh) 2004 –2010.
M Clin Dent Paed University of Sheffield 2009-date.
University of Dundee external examiner 3rd, 4th Final BDS 2001-5.
University of Newcastle external examiner Final BDS 2004-7.
University of Leeds BChD Finals 2007 to 2011.
Diploma in Dental Therapy University of London 2001-3
BSc in Oral Science University of Dundee 2007-2010.

Awards / Prizes

Colgate Research Awards 1995.