Dr Susie Dracopoulos
C12 - United Dental Hospital
The University of Sydney
Dr. Susie Dracopoulos is a dental graduate of the University of Sydney (Bachelor of Dental Surgery 1992) with a Master of Education (2015). Susie’s teaching is currently focused is in the discipline of Tooth Conservation, specifically in the Preclinical Simulation Environment. As a dental clinician Susie has worked in both the public and private practice sector before joining the Dental Faculty in 2005 as a casual tutor. Susie became a Clinical Mentor in the DMD program in 2016 and has taught in the disciplines of Endodontics, Removal Prosthodontics and preclinical Fixed Prosthodontics. Susie serves as a member of the Assessment and Evaluation Committee, Curriculum and Assessment Strategy Group, Learning and Teaching Committee, eLearning committee and Continuing Education Committee.
Student learning in the simulated environment including Virtual Simulation, Infection Control, and Four Handed Dentistry
Teaching and supervision
Unit of Study Coordinator - Foundations of Clinical Dentistry A
DMD1 & 2 Tooth Conservation discipline coordinator
International College of Dentists
Awards and honours
Excellence in Teaching Faculty Award “Professor Roland Bryant Teaching Award” 2012
Academic eLearning Coordinator – working towards achieving a blended learning environment for students and staff
Academic Simulation Clinic Coordinator – working towards providing learning and teaching experiences in modern dental practice.
DMD1 Academic Year Coordinator – providing pastoral care and supporting students in DMD1 and beyond.
Simulation; Detnal Education