Deborah received her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene and Psychology from the University of Bridgeport and her Master of Science degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City.

CEO and Registrar of the General Dental Council, Evlynne Gilvarry, is to step down at the end of January 2016

There’s a psychological condition called ‘Imposter Syndrome’. It was first recognised back in the 1970s. At that time it was believed that only women seemed to suffer from it, but it isn’t sexist, it can affect anyone. Famous high achievers like Albert Einstein, Neil Gaimen, Terry Pratchett and Jim Carrey have all bowed under the condition, and if you are intelligent and a perfectionist the chances are you have too, at some point in your career.

Derek Pearson wants to start something positive

Welcome to Dental Industry Review. Pause for effect. Here it comes, “Oh no, not another blessed online dental media site”. I can almost hear the groans as I sit calmly at my keyboard and prepare for another day. But what if this e-journal is a game-changer, something informed and new? What if it brings fresh content and comment from people who have something to say rather than sell?