Engaging dental professionals in NHS leadership – the challenges, the opportunities and the risks

Abstract

Leadership training in dentistry and the wider NHS is often overlooked or seen as an unnecessary distraction from front line duties. Dentists themselves are often reluctant to adopt formal leadership learning due to the way work is structured and rewarded. So, what is it like for a dentist to undertake leadership training and how can the gap be bridged… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bdj.2014.758