Instructors

Arranged alphabetically

David R Bearn

Professor of Orthodontics/Associate Dean for Internationalisation

David Bearn is Professor of Orthodontics at the University of Dundee.

He trained in Sheffield, then undertook his specialty orthodontic training in Newcastle and Carlisle before moving to Manchester where he completed his PhD in cleft lip and palate treatment outcomes.

His current research interests are in RCTs of orthodontic treatment, with particular reference to self-ligating systems and micro-implants.

He is Co-Director of Tayside Clinical Trials Unit and has 4 multi-centre RCTs currently active in addition to local single site trials.

Grant McIntyre

Training Programme Director for Orthodontics, University of Dundee

Grant McIntyre BDS (Glasg), FDS RCPS (Glasg), MOrth RCS (Edin), PhD (Dund), FDS(Orth) RCPS (Glasg), FDS RCS (Edin), FHEA graduated from the University of Glasgow in 1993 and during a range of general dental practice and junior hospital posts in North-West England and the West of Scotland, undertook the FDS diploma at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. During specialty training in Tayside, he completed the MOrth diploma at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and simultaneously undertook a PhD at the University of Dundee.

Richard Cure

Clinical Director Orthodontics, University of Warwick

Richard established and runs a multi-surgery Specialist Orthodontic Practice in Leamington Spa and has previously held an Associate Specialist hospital post in provision of Cleft Lip and Palate care. He was granted a Winston Churchill Travel Fellowship in 1994 in recognition of his research work into the Management of patients with Cleft Lip and Palate. This research took him to treatment centres in Scandinavia, North America and the Far East.