3rd International Conference
of Dental Regulators

Wednesday, September 16, 2015


Welcome and Introduction (Co-Chairs)
Ms. Marie Warner, New Zealand
Mr. David O'Flynn, Ireland

Keynote Presentation: Regulatory Attitude and Involvement in a Changing World

Professor Malcolm K. Sparrow
Harvard University

Presenter's CV

Dental Regulation Evolutions for the Year

Presentation by members on:

  • Mobility
  • Accountability
  • Competencies & Continued Professional Developments


2015 Review of WHO Global Code of Practice on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel

Mr. Ibadat Dhillon
Department for Health Workforce, Human Resources for Health Regional Expert Advisory Group
World Health Organization (WHO)

Presenter's CV

First Project of International Accreditation of Dental Competencies

  • ISDR Draft International Dental Accreditation Standards and Competencies - for consideration by General Assembly
  • Report from ISDR Working Group
  • Next Steps

Workshop Discussions on Cross-Jurisdiction Movement

  • Comparison of common risks across jurisdictions
  • Opportunities for international cooperation on sharing data to identify profession-based regulatory risks
  • Relevance for assistance of an international standard of disciplinary information exchange between regulators

Closing Comments


Announcement of 2016 conference date


General Assembly Meeting