Water Fluoridation Conversation

  • For ages 16+
  • Esk Building, Allam Lecture Theatre Where is this?
  • 1-2.30pm
  • 500 places
  • 1 hour 30 mins

Sunday 2 April 2017


Do you have questions or concerns about plans to add fluoride to Hull’s water supply? Come along to hear the opinion of professionals whose work is closely related to water fluoridation and ask questions about the science or ethics. Scientists, politicians and dentists will be talking about their personal experiences and the science behind fluoridation at this public discussion organised by the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Contributing to the discussion will be:

Alan Johnson MP

Barry Cockcroft CBE, Chief Dental Officer for England 2005 to 2015

Dr. Joanna Buckley, Education Coordinator for North East England, Royal Society of Chemistry and the University of Sheffield

Dr. John Beal MBE, Hon Senior Lecturer in Dental Public Health, University of Leeds and former Regional Consultant in Dental Public Health for Yorkshire and the Humber

Simon Hearnshaw, Past Chair of the Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire Local Dental Committee and Hull General Dental Practitioner for over 25 years

The event will be hosted by Dr. Susan Vickers, Public Engagement Lead, Royal Society of Chemistry

Water Fluoridation

Where this debate is held