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A statement from MDDUS on the announcement of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

MDDUS wish to record our gratitude for the role Her Majesty played in public life throughout her lifetime.

  • 08 September 2022
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Government must follow through with regulatory reforms amid delay, says MDDUS

MDDUS chief executive Chris Kenny responds to the Government announcement of delays to medical regulation reform.

  • 22 July 2022
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Revised Good Medical Practice guidance must be mindful of constraints on doctors and the settings in which they work

MDDUS responds to the General Medical Council (GMC) consultation on the revised Good Medical Practice (GMP) guidelines.

  • 20 July 2022
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MDDUS comments on General Medical Council survey findings

MDDUS says support for trainee doctors and trainers must be at the heart of future workforce policy decisions.

  • 19 July 2022
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MDDUS backs calls to protect GPs’ emotional wellbeing

MDDUS Head of Medical Division Dr Naeem Nazem said protecting health professionals’ wellbeing must be a top priority.

  • 13 July 2022
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MDDUS reports further increase in membership in latest annual report

MDDUS has recorded a second year of membership growth since the Covid-19 pandemic was declared.

  • 11 July 2022
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MDDUS comments on General Dental Council consultation

MDDUS CEO Chris Kenny welcomes the GDC's commitment to prevention in its new strategic plan.

  • 05 July 2022
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Concern over Covid-19 backlog as one in three dentists report being unable to clear backlog of patients

One in three dentists are struggling to clear the backlog of patients caused by the pandemic, the findings of a new MDDUS survey reveal.

  • 23 June 2022
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MDDUS comments on RCGP report into ‘mass exodus’ of GPs

MDDUS Head of Medical Division Naeem Nazem comments on the RCGP report and calls for greater support for GPs.

  • 22 June 2022
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MDDUS comments on BMA’s report on racism in medicine

The British Medical Association has published a report which finds that doctors of ethnic minority backgrounds face persistent and intolerable levels of racism

  • 15 June 2022
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30 Sep 2022

Our medico-legal and dento-legal advisers were called on to support and reassure our members, many of whom suffered…

30 Sep 2022

Member feedback for our colleagues, Sharon Findlay and Ms Sarah Hartford: ‘I want to thank you and Sarah for your s…

30 Sep 2022

Just a week to go until the Dentistry Show, which takes place on 7-8 October at ExCel in London. MDDUS will be ther…

29 Sep 2022

💚 We’re taking part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning and helping to raise funds for @macmillancancer. ⭐ Than…

29 Sep 2022

#ThrowbackThursday Prof Sir Alexander R Simpson was a physician and President of MDDUS from 1902 – 1916. He invent…

29 Sep 2022

MDDUS is exhibiting at the East of England Dentistry Show in Peterborough this Saturday, 1 October. If you're atten…

27 Sep 2022

“Being a mutual means we don’t have shareholders to answer to or pay dividends to. We can reinvest into the organis…

26 Sep 2022

We are hiring! Applications are now open for a Business Readiness Lead (12 Month Fixed Term) based in our Glasgow o…

23 Sep 2022

Member feedback for our colleague, Rebecca Neville and our external counsel, Alexandra Tampakopoulos: ‘I would like…

22 Sep 2022

Our medico- and dento-legal advisers were called on to support and reassure our members, many of whom suffered emot…

22 Sep 2022

We’re looking forward to exhibiting at the Dentistry Show at ExCel in London. The event takes place between 7-8 Oct…

21 Sep 2022

RT @eyepathlondon: Thanks to @MDDUS_News for this morning's educational and thought-provoking course on multidisciplinary team working for…

20 Sep 2022

MDDUS head of medical Dr @NaeemNazem urges the new health secretary to take action on doctor burnout in a letter to…

19 Sep 2022

In 1902 our purpose was, and remains today, to support the professional interests of our members and assist them wh…

16 Sep 2022

Our free mental health and wellbeing service was launched in 2021 in response to the findings of our membership sur…

16 Sep 2022

Our phone lines will be closed during office hours on Monday for the Bank Holiday 👇

16 Sep 2022

We close the latest Insight Dental magazine with a review of @harrybparker's book ‘Hybrid Humans – Dispatches from…

16 Sep 2022

Member feedback for our colleague, Denise Ritchie: ‘I have had complete confidence and trust in you and I have real…

15 Sep 2022

MDDUS will be exhibiting at the Dentistry Show, to be held at ExCel in London on 7-8 October. If you’re planning on…

15 Sep 2022

In our ethics column in Insight Dental magazine, Professor @deborahbowman celebrates the hit TV series Derry Girls…

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