The June 2023 administration of the NDSE was the last one to be administered by the NDEB. Over the last year the NDEB has been working closely with RCDC to transition the NDSE back under the College’s responsibility.

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The Royal College of Dentists of Canada (RCDC, the College) is pleased to announce that Sean Gehring has been hired as Director of Examinations in charge of the National Dental Specialty Examination (NDSE). Mr. Gehring, who most recently held the role of Associate Director, Examinations at The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, will bring a wealth of experience and expertise to this critical role and will join RCDC on June 21, 2023.

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The application window for the 2023 Fellowship Examination is now closed, however, late applications may be considered. Please contact for additional information.

Dr. Leland McFadden is the first recipient of the D.S. Precious Memorial Award. Dr. Benjamin Davis spoke about the legacy of Dr. Precious, and presented the award to Dr. McFadden during the September 2021 Convocation Ceremony.

RCDC invites you to join us for our Annual General Meeting (AGM) to be held on Saturday, September 24, 2022 from 1:00 pm to 2 pm EDT in Toronto, ON.

More information will be posted online once it becomes available.

RCDC invites you to join us for our Annual General Meeting (AGM) to be held on Saturday, September 18, 2021 from 1:00 pm to 2 pm EDT.

The AGM will be held virtually via Zoom. For more information and to register, click here.

Please note that our office is closed on July 1 and 2, 2021 for Canada Day. Regular business hours will resume on Monday, July 5, 2021.

Please note that due to the Fellowship Examination taking place from May 28th until June 26th, 2021, our office will be closed every Monday starting on May 31st and ending on June 28th, 2021.

The College is recruiting Fellows interested in becoming Members-at-Large within our two newest committees: Early Career Fellows Committee and International Fellows Committee. Both committees provide mentorship programs, leadership initiatives and career development opportunities. For more information, please visit our Governance Opportunities Page.

We’ve launched our new website! Our newly redesigned website is now easier to navigate, faster and more intuitive with better services. We would love to get your feedback on the new look and features – contact us!