I am on the specialist list for Periodontics (gum therapy) and accredited by the European Federation of Periodontology. I am an examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh, a British Dental Association Good Practice Assessor and a supervisor for the MSc in Primary Dental Practice at the University of Kent. I also hold additional management qualifications at a strategic management/chartered professional skills level. I am a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute, Fellow of the Institute of Leadership & Management and I have been awarded the Royal Air Force and City & Guilds MCGI Senior Award in Leadership and Management. My commitment to developing and training dental professionals has been recognised by the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh with their award of Fellow of the Faculty of Dental Trainers. I am a Fellow of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons in Edinburgh and most recently, I have been awarded a Fellowship in Dental Surgery from the Royal college of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.