Faculty of Dental Trainers, RCSEd
Dr Sarah Manton is Director of the Faculty of Dental Trainers and Vice-Dean of the Dental Faculty of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh. She is a Specialist in Restorative, Periodontics and Special Care Dentistry and is currently working in specialist practice. She was formerly Consultant (Honorary Senior lecturer) in Restorative and Special Care Dentistry at Dundee Dental School aThis presentation discusses the relevance of assessing non-technical skills for dentists and the potential for introducing such assessments into training. Are attributes such as leadership, situational awareness, teamwork, communication and decision-making important skills for dentists working with a dental team?