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Righting wrongs

As a UK qualified dentist, I have the right to work anywhere in the EU, except in NHS England, unless I have passed the FD course

One of the most interesting debates at last Friday’s LDC Conference was proposed by Ian Gordon. It was one of several he proposed, but it concerned foundation training (FD) formerly known as VT.

His proposal was simple, next year’s recruitment exercise should be postponed at least until the results of finals were known. There should also be a thorough-going investigation into what was a flawed process. What surprised me was that two dentists, admittedly involved in the process, should have opposed a very reasonable motion.

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