Western Australia 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 John Watson For all enquiries, please email infowa@racds.org
Candidate Advisor (Final)
Dr Janina Christoforou
Candidate Advisor (Primary)
Dr Ahmed Saleh

Whats On?
More events coming soon...

Past Events

WA End of Year Function 2019
Date & Time:
Thursday 24 October 2019

Rambla on Swan
39/85 The Esplanade, South Perth

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

RSVP by Thursday 17 October 2019 to Dr Amanda Phoon at phoonamanda@gmail.com

WA Scientific Meeting 2019
Date & Time:
Friday 16 August 2019
8:00am - 5:00pm
7:30 AM - registration
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Scientific Program (includes am/pm tea and lunch)
5:00 PM - AGM (Fellows and Members only)
7:30 PM - dinner at Rambla on Swan (Fellows, Members, Candidates and partners only)

The University Club of Western Australia
Entrance 1 Hackett Drive

$450 - Dentists
$350 - Fellows/Members/Candidates
$250 - Hygenists/Therapists/OHTs
$150 - Annual Dinner (Rambla on Swan)

Truth?... or Fake News: Putting Modern Treatment Modalities under the Microscope

Prof Ali Darendeliler (Orthodontist) 
Management of Trauma Cases; Management of Vertical Dimension; Interceptive Treatment in Orthodontics
Dr Glen Liddelow (Prosthodontist) - Marketing Hype vs Clinical Reality
Dr Peter Ricciardo (OFMS) - Modern Surgery is Amazing.. or is it?
Winthrop Prof Marc Tennant - Truth and Fake News in the Australian Dental Landscape 

For more information contact Dr Dina Papas at reception@opdc.net.au 

Welcome New Fellows and Members 2019
Date & Time:
Thursday 28 March 2019
6:30am - 10:00pm

Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club
1 Hobbs Place

Smart Casual

The RACDS WA Committee invites you and your partner to the New Fellows and Members Welcome 2019.
This event is complimentary. Drinks and canapes will be served.

To attend please complete the registration form and reply by Thursday 21 March 2019.

For more information contact Dr Dina Papas at reception@opdc.net.au

Annual Scientific Meeting
Date & Time:
Friday 29 June 2018 8:00am - 5:00pm

Pan Pacific Hotel, 207 Adelaide Terrace, Perth WA

Kids' Teeth, Kids' Trauma and the Tortuous Journey of a Kids' Hospital

The WA Regional Committee of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons presents the Scientific Day with international keynote speaker Prof Monty Duggal. Other speakers also include Drs Peter Ricciardo, Chris Wholley and John Winters. For more information contact Dina Papas at reception@opdc.net.au or John watson at jswats71@bigpond.com

Annual Scientific Meeting
Date & Time:
Friday 23 June 2017 8:30am - 5:00pm (8:00am Registration)

Hyatt Hotel, 99 Adelaide Terrace, Perth WA

The WA Regional Committee of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons presents the Scientific Meeting titled “Treatment of the Compromised Dentition – Management… or Supervised Neglect?” with speakers Prof Ian Meyers, Dr Janina Christoforou and Dr Ahmed Saleh. For more information contact Dina Papas at reception@opdc.net.au

Cocktail Function
Date & Time:
6:30pm - 9:30pm Thursday 30 March 2017

Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club - Keane's Point, 1 Hobbs Place, Peppermint Grove WA

Smart Casual

The WA Regional Committee held a cocktail function to welcome new Fellows and Members at the Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club on Thursday, 30 March more >

End of Year Function 2016
Date & Time:
21 October 2016

Pan Pacific Hotel

The RACDS WA Regional End of Year Function was held on Friday the 21st of October at the Pan Pacific Hotel and was attended by around 50 people.