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Organisations for Dentistry

ADA Online
Covers clinical dental research, and general dental information. It provides links to the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE, and the American Dental Association's library.  Issues of The Journal of the American Dental Association are available.

American Academy of Periodontology
Access to contents and abstracts of papers from the Journal of Periodontology. There are links to US dental associations, dental schools, careers in periodontology and global periodontology sources.

British Dental Association
General dental information including conferences, advice sheets, education, BDA oral health policy, fact files, and other information for dental students and practitioners. This site has links to the British Dental Association Information Centre.

British Orthodontic Society - Publications, and Other Orthodontic Sites
Information about orthodontics, conferences, and connections to other orthodontic sites. There is a link to the Journal of Orthodontics, (formerly British Journal of Orthodontics).

Centre for Evidence-based Dentistry
Links to EBD tools or databases, including Critical Appraisal Skills and Meta-Analyses. There are links to Dental Schools and Associations, and specific Dental subject areas. This site offers access to major medical links including the BMJ through to the WHO.

FDI World Dental Federation
The FDI disseminate policies, standards and information related to many aspects of oral health care. The Resources section aims to provide useful and relevant information for general dentists, students and researchers.

General Dental Council
The GDC is the regulatory body of the dental profession. Coverage includes items of interest both to the profession itself and to the general public. It is possible to search the Dentists' Register, the Rolls of Dental Auxiliaries and the Specialist List from here, and GDC publications and recent press releases are also included.

Official IADR/AADR home page
Access to several IADR journals, and there are links to IADR/AADR publications information contacts for authors. Links include information on awards and fellowships, and access to dental related servers.

School of Dentistry (University of Birmingham)
Access to undergraduate and postgraduate education at the school. There are links to the Computer Assisted Learning packages and details of research interests. This site also connects to the dental school library.

The Dental Practitioner’s Association
The Dental Practitioner’s Association was formed in 1954 to advise, represent and support high street dentists. Currently, the DPA is the largest dental organisation that specialises in general practice, representing over 1,400 practices in the UK and producing the industry standard Private Fees and Wages Guide.

World Health Organisation Oral Health Country Profiles
Oral health statistics compiled by the WHO. Gives global information on dental diseases and oral health services.