Welcome to the ASEiD (formerly ABSTD)

The Association of Science Educators in Dentistry (ASEiD), formerly the Association of Basic Science Teachers in Dentistry (ABSTD) is a professional association dedicated to encouraging the integration of the basic sciences into contemporary undergraduate and post-graduate dental curricula.


Spring Meeting 2019 **New** 

The Spring Meeting of the Association will take place Tuesday 16th of April and will be hosted by the School of Dentistry, Cardiff University. The theme will be….

‘ Bringing Research into Dental Teaching’

A full programme may be found by following this link.


Join us

The Association welcomes applications for membership from clinicians, non-clinical academic staff, basic scientists, and all others interested in the role and delivery of basic science education to dental curricula. If you are involved with undergraduate or postgraduate dental programmes or with courses preparing candidates for entry into the newer oral healthcare professions (e.g. Dental Therapy and Hygiene or Dental Technology).

We welcome your questions and feedback – please get in touch.