Pre conference course

Mastering rotary endodontics

Sponsored by Henry Schein Dental

The NZDA Conference lectures, pre-conference courses and masterclasses have been registered as Professional Development Activities (PDAs). Following attendance, PDA numbers will be provided for logging through the NZDA website


8:30am - 5:00pm

Course fee


Maximum 20 participants

About the course

Endodontics can be a technically demanding aspect of dentistry. However, with the continued advancement of technology, the predictability of treatment can be enhanced, along with your enjoyment in providing it.

The aim of this course will be to update participants with some of these advancements and provide useful and practical tips to enhance practitioners confidence when undertaking root canal treatment.

Peter Cathro

About A/Prof Peter Cathro

A/Prof Peter Cathro MDS, Cert. Tert T, FADI

Peter completed his MDS in Endodontics in 1994. He worked in full time specialist practice in Melbourne and then in Auckland. He later took a position as a Senior Lecturer at Otago University, before becoming Head of Discipline at the University of Adelaide for seven years.

In addition to teaching undergraduates and post-graduates, Peter has lectured extensively at national and FDI conference levels and given numerous endodontic hands-on courses throughout Australia, New Zealand and Asia.

Peter has recently returned to Otago University with a research interest in microbiology, however maintains an academic appointment with the University of Adelaide.