Continuing Professional Development and Training

2019 ADAVB BOQ Specialist bursary applications now closed

ADAVB BOQ Specialist CPD Practice Bursary
The 2019 ADAVB BOQ Specialist CPD Practice Bursary is now available for ADAVB members in private practice. This practice bursary aims to recognise and support dental practices that are committed to quality learning through continuing professional development for every practitioner and professional staff member in the practice. The bursary consists of a $10,000 grant for professional development and training purposes only.

NEW! ADAVB BOQ Specialist Recent Graduate Bursary

Supporting the professional development of young dentists
The ADAVB and BOQ Specialist have launched a new Recent Graduate CPD Bursary to recognise the commitment of early career dentists to ongoing learning by contributing $5,000 towards ADAVB professional development courses for one ADAVB recent graduate member. The bursary is open to current ADAVB members who completed their studies in the years 2011-2018.

CPD to suit your needs
The ADAVB provides a comprehensive range of professional development activities and resources to help you maintain high professional standards in your dental practice. Our highly qualified and respected presenters come from a wide range of general and specialist dentistry areas. Our diverse range of CPD is suitable for all dentists throughout their dentistry career and members have access to free and discounted CPD programs.

  • Check the CPD Calendar regularly for updated information about new lectures, workshops and other ways to obtain your CPD hours as required by the Dental Board of Australia.
  • Bookings can be made by selecting a course and following the links for online payment. Payment can also be made by completing the course registration form and returning it to us by fax, email or post.
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  • The Clinical Update online is a FREE member service providing up to 11 FREE CPD hours per year. Each month the Clinical Update is published online and in the Victorian Dentist. There are 11 Clinical Updates per year, corresponding with the distribution of the Victorian Dentist from February to December. Please log in to view and answer the Clinical Update questions.

For any CPD enquiries, please contact the CPD & Training Unit on (03) 8825 4600 or

Ms Caroline Kaur
Manager CPD & Training Unit and Industry Partnerships
Ms Marisa Bachtiar
Event Coordinator - CPD and Training Unit
Mr Colin Garland
Event Coordinator - CPD and Training Unit
ADAVB 2019 CPD Handbook

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ADAVB 2019 2nd half-year program

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ADATas 2019 CPD Handbook

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Upcoming CPD and Training
16 November Saturday
Gaps in our knowledge
6 hours Scientific CPD
RACV Inverloch
Federal ADA - Policy - Professional Development
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