School of Dental Sciences

Staff Profile

Gwen Forster

Acting Outreach Support Officer

Background

My role is to provide administrative support and advice to academic staff in all matters relating to the development and implementation of the Dental Outreach Teaching programme.

I also act as a liaison officer between the numerous partners involved including the Community Dental Service, Newcastle NHS Trust and University.

In the short term, I provide support to academic staff in the costing of research grant applications and managing expenditure post-award.

I also support the School Management Team in forward-planning and monitoring of School teaching and research accounts.