Emma Bingham

Emma Bingham

BSc(Hons) Dental Studies UCLan (2015), CiLT UShef (2008), DipDH CEB (2001), DipDT UShef (2001).

Head of Academic Unit of Dental Hygiene & Dental Therapy

Senior Clinical Tutor

Contact Details:

School of Clinical Dentistry
Claremont Crescent
Sheffield
S10 2TA

Telephone: +44 (0) 114 215 9387 Email: emma.bingham@sheffield.ac.uk

Overview

Biography

GDC registered dental hygienist and dental therapist with over 20 years experience in Dentistry. I joined the University in 2004 as a Clinical Tutor. I became Head of the Academic Unit of Dental Hygiene and Therapy in 2010. I have completed the University’s Certificate in Learning and Teaching and more recently a BSc in Dental Studies at the University of Central Lancashire.

Interests

My main interests are around the training of dental hygienists and dental therapists, dental teamwork and the use of peer-assisted teaching in dental education.

Teaching

I teach undergraduate dental students and dental hygiene and therapy students. My main teaching responsibilities include:

  • Personal development planning and principles of reflection

  • Clinical assessment, feedback and reflection

  • Dental team and skill mix

  • The NHS Consititution

  • Social Media

  • Introduction to nutrition

  • Diet and dental caries

  • Influences on diet

  • Dietary analysis and counselling

  • Career pathways

  • CPD and lifelong learning

Clinical

I undertake clinical work on patients at the Dental Practice Unit.

Publications
  • Fisher, E. (2015) A literature review on the associated link between periodontal disease and adverse pregnancy outcomes and its impact on dental treatment for the pregnant patient. Annual Clinical Journal of Dental Health 4, 11-13
Professional Activities
  • British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy (BSDHT) Website Feeder 2011 – 2014

  • Tutor Representative for BSDHT 2014 – present

  • External examiner for Royal College of Surgeons, Faculty of General Dental Practice, Diploma in Dental Hygiene, Diploma in Dental Therapy 2010 – present

  • Core group member for Royal College of Surgeons, Faculty of General Dental Practice, Diploma in Dental Hygiene, Diploma in Dental Therapy 2013 – present

  • External examiner for Cardiff, Dental Hygiene Year 2 Finals, 2015-present

  • Member of Directors of Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy Programmes and Tutors of Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy

Connect

LinkedIn: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/emma-bingham