Professor Peter Day
Peter qualified from Bristol in 1997. He spent 2 years in general practice & hospital dentistry in Newcastle and a further year in Bolton as a senior house officer in oral and maxillofacial surgery. He started his specialist and academic training in Paediatric Dentistry in 2000 and has been in Leeds ever since. In 2009 he spent a six months sabbatical working at the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne. He returned to England in January 2010 to take up a joint academic appointment with University of Leeds and Bradford salaried dental services.
His PhD was completed in 2009 in the field of dental trauma. As part of his PhD he designed & developed a computer database for dental trauma (CDDT). His publications include Cochrane reviews, national e-learning teaching tutorials and 15 peer-reviewed publications. He was elected as an IADT Director in 2012 and is currently chairman of the Research Committee.
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