NSW/ACT Regional Committee

To ensure that Fellows, Members and those enrolled in any of the College programs have a local point of contact, the RACDS is organised into Regional Committees.


Role Committee Member Email
Chair Dr Peter Mansour For all enquiries, please email infonsw@racds.org
Treasurer Dr Stephen Pak
Candidate Advisor (Primary & Finals) Dr Dimitra Mersinia
Whats On?
Primary Tutorials
Date & Time:
13 - 14 October 2018 9:00am - 5:00pm

Location:
RACDS - 13/37 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Cost:
$550 for the two days

The NSW Regional Committee of the RACDS invites you to attend two tutorial days for the Primary Examination. The purpose of this program is to supplement the Orientation Course and help you in your learning journey. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss concepts, ask questions and interact with the lecturers in the specific subjects. It will also be a good opportunity to meet and support fellow candidates. Candidates from all regions are welcome.

There are also some limited places to attend these lectures remotely if it is difficult to travel.
For any other inquiries please do not hesitate to contact Dimitra Mersinia at 
dimitra.mersinia@gmail.com.

Final Tutorials
Date & Time:
10 November 2018 9:00am - 3:30pm
11 November 2018 9:00am - 3:30pm

Location:
RACDS - 13/37 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Cost:
$300 for the two days

The NSW Regional Committee of the RACDS invites you to attend tutorial days for the Final Examination. The purpose of this program is to supplement your studies and help you in your learning journey. These sessions will go over past exam questions, cases and literature. Candidates from all regions are welcome.

There are also some limited places to attend these lectures remotely if it is difficult to travel.
For any other inquiries please do not hesitate to contact Dimitra Mersinia at 
dimitra.mersinia@gmail.com.

Past Events

 Annual Dinner 2018
Date & Time:
Saturday 28 July 2018
7:30pm - 10:30pm

Location:

Hubert Restaurant
15 Bligh St, Sydney

Cost:

$95 per person (partners welcome)

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

We hope you join us for the 2018 Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons NSW/ACT Regional Committee Annual Dinner. 

Please click on the 'Register' button, print the form, complete details, (make payment if paying by EFT), scan or photograph the completed form and email it to either Peter Mansour petermansour@hotmail.com or info@racds.org

Primary Tutorials Final Tutorials
Date & Time:
23 September 2017 9:00am - 4:00pm
11 November 2017 9:00am - 4:00pm

Location:
RACDS - 13/37 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Cost:
$300 for the two days

The NSW Regional Committee of the RACDS invites you to attend tutorial days for the Final Examination. The purpose of this program is to supplement your studies and help you in your learning journey. These sessions will go over past exam questions, cases and literature. Candidates from all regions are welcome.

There are also some limited places to attend these lectures remotely if it is difficult to travel.
For any other inquiries please do not hesitate to contact Dimitra Mersinia at 
dimitra.mersinia@gmail.com.


Primary Tutorials Primary Tutorials
Date & Time:
14 - 15 October 2017
9:00am - 5:00pm

Location:
RACDS - 13/37 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Cost:
$550 for the two days

The NSW Regional Committee of the RACDS invites you to attend two tutorial days for the Primary Examination. The purpose of this program is to supplement the Orientation Course and help you in your learning journey. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss concepts, ask questions and interact with the lecturers in the specific subjects. It will also be a good opportunity to meet and support fellow candidates. Candidates from all regions are welcome.

There are also some limited places to attend these lectures remotely if it is difficult to travel.
For any other inquiries please do not hesitate to contact Dimitra Mersinia at 
dimitra.mersinia@gmail.com.


Six of the best Annual Dinner 2017
Date & Time:
Saturday 26 August 2017
7:00pm

Location:
Bentley Restaurant - Corner of Pitt and Hunter Streets, SYDNEY NSW

Dress Code:
Dress to impress

The RACDS NSW Regional Committee would like to invite you to its annual dinner at the Bentley Restaurant for a five course degustation menu with matching wines.

RSVP by Friday 18th August 2017 to Dr Emma Black at reception@northsidedental.com.au.


Six of the best Annual Scientific Day
Date & Time:
Wednesday 23 August 2017

Location:
Four Seasons Hotel - 199 George St, Sydney NSW 2000

The RACDS NSW Regional Committee would like to invite you to an outstanding scientific day featuring six speakers offering clinical hints and tips from their chosen fields. The six speakers for the day are Dr Kareen Mekertichian (Paediatric), Dr Sue Ching Yeoh (Oral Medicine), Dr Jessica O’Neil (Periodontics), Dr Omar Ikram (Endodontics), Dr Christopher Moule (Prosthodontics/Implants) and Dr Lydia Lim (Oral Surgery).



Nomination NSW Regional Committee Election
Closing Date & Time:
4:00pm Sunday 30 July 2017

Return form to:

Dr Ian Sweeney ian@northsidedental.com.au

As you will probably be aware, the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (RACDS) is organised into Regional Committees to ensure that Fellows, Members and those enrolled in any of the College programs have a local point of contact. Committees are made up of no more than 8 members and are appointed for a 2 year period. Elections for your local Regional Committee are being held now. You are invited to nominate yourself for a position on the Committee. The main responsibilities are to:
1. hold and conduct at least one scientific meeting annually
2. oversee any issues that arise for local members
3. assist the Council in arranging special teaching courses
4. foster and arrange suitable gatherings for scientific and social purposes
5. provide a range of support for candidates preparing for examinations.

If you are interested in being part of the Committee, please complete and return the Nomination Form by email to Dr Ian Sweeney.

If you would like any further information click here (By-Law 1) or contact Dr Ian Sweeney.


NSW Dinner Finals Tutorials
Date & Time:
Saturday 17 December 2016
8:30am - 5:00pm

Location:
RACDS - 13/37 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Cost:
$200

The NSW Regional Committee of the RACDS would like to invite you to a tutorial day for the Finals Examination. The purpose of this program is to supplement the Orientation Course and help you in your learning journey. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss concepts, ask questions and interact with the lectures in the specific subjects. It will also be a good opportunity to meet fellow candidates and support each other. Candidates from Australia and NZ are welcome.

The lectures will take place at the RACDS Offices. Some lectures will take place as a webinar. There are also some limited places to attend these lectures by logging into the College if it is difficult to travel. Lunch, morning and afternoon tea will provided. For a registration form and any other inquiries please do not hesitate to contact Dimitra Mersinia at dimitra.mersinia@gmail.com.


NSW Dinner NSW Annual Dinner 2016
Date & Time:
Saturday 27 August 2016
6:30pm

Location:
Guillaume Restaurant - 92 Hargrave Street, Paddington