Welcome to the Craniofacial Society of Great Britain and Ireland.

CFSGBI Annual Scientific Conference Cardiff 22 – 24 April 2020 further details to follow in due course.

Details of the CFSGBI Members Conference Bursary can be found here.

We are an interspeciality group set up for the study of cleft lip and palate and other craniofacial anomalies.

Our main functions are to organise an annual scientific meeting, sponsor research, comment on medico-political issues relating to cleft lip and palate service provision, provide an archive of conference material and provide a membership directory.

Annual Scientific Conference 22-24th April 2020. Further details can be found here

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PRESIDENT 2019-2020



Our current membership reflects the composition of teams throughout the country treating patients with cleft lip and palate and craniofacial anomalies. Current members come from the following professions:

  • Surgeons (maxillofacial, paediatric & plastic)

  • Clinical Nurse Specialists

  • Orthodontists

  • Restorative Dentists

  • Paediatric Dentists

  • Speech & Language Therapists

  • Clinical Psychologists

  • Audiological Physicians

  • Audiologists

  • Dental Technicians

  • Geneticists

We also have Life Members, Honorary Members and Senior Members.

Annual meetings are held at varying locations around Great Britain and Ireland. Papers and Posters are invited for inclusion in the conference. The Arnold Huddart Medal was established in 1990 for the encouragement of original and promising research papers and is awarded at the conference.



Interested in joining?