Ridings Branch

The Ridings Branch covers West, East and North Yorkshire and meets 5 or 6 times per year. The usual venue is The Dental Institute, Leeds. All of the meetings have educational approval and most have Section 63 approval.


Regular meetings are held in Conference Auditorium 2, University of Leeds. Registration from 6.30pm for a 7.00pm start.

Future meetings

Venue: Dental Lecture Theatre, Leeds Dental Institute (unless otherwise stated)

Time: 7pm (unless otherwise stated)

Booking through Yorkshire and Humber Deanery website:

Committee members
Chairperson: Dr Rachael Nichol
Chairperson Elect:
Past Chairperson: Dr Jinous Tahmassebi
Secretary: Dr Sophie Hughes
Treasurer: Dr Lucy Brown
Council Representative: Dr Fiona McDowell
Committee Members: Dr Rosemary Bryan
Dr Richard Balmer
Dr Peter Day
Mr Stephen Fayle
Dr Susan Kindelan
Dr Esther McDerra
Professor Jack Toumba
Dr Kate Kenny
  Dr Hani Nazzal

Dr Sophie Hughes