Dr Ralph Kelsey



Ralph graduated from UQ in 1983 under a Queensland Department of Health Scholarship and initially worked in the Ipswich and Nambour General Hospital Dental Clinics. This was followed by a three year contract with the Ministry of Defence and Aviation in Saudi Arabia working in General and Paediatric Dentistry. On his return to Brisbane, he worked for almost 24 years in Private Practice and then spent a few years practising in the remote town of Glenden in Central Queensland before recently being appointed to the UQ Dental School satellite clinic Goondir Health Clinic at Dalby. He is a Past President of the Queensland Branches of the Australian Society of Implant Dentistry and the Australian Society of Endodontology of which he continues to be a Member. He has also been a Member of the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain. He attends many national and international CPD courses to ensure his knowledge of clinical General Practice dentistry remains current. He was the ADAQ President for 2015.


Dr Anders Blomberg



Dr Anders Blomberg graduated from the University of Qld in 1978 and then worked in general dental practice for 2 years in Townsville and for a short time in Brisbane before commencing specialist prosthodontic training at the University of Adelaide. He completed his M.D.S and became a registered specialist prosthodontist in 1984. Since that time he has maintained a practice limited to Prosthodontics servicing North Queensland. Dr Blomberg has been an ADAQ Councillor since 1992 and was recently appointed a Life Member of the Association.


Prof Ian Meyers OAM



Professor Ian Meyers is the current CEO of the Australian Dental Association Queensland Branch. He is a general dental practitioner and honorary professor at The University of Queensland School of Dentistry. Over the last thirty five years he has been involved in dental research, clinical dentistry, private practice, university and hospital based dental clinics.

His previous positions include being appointed as the inaugural Colgate Chair of Dental General Practice Dentistry, Chief Dental Officer for Queensland Health, and President of the Queensland Branch of the Australian Dental Association. He is fellow of the International College of Dentists, Academy of Dentistry International, the Pierre Fauchard Academy, and the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons.

Throughout his career as an academic and clinician he has developed extensive experience in comprehensive patient care, diagnosis and management of worn and broken down dentition, geriatric and aged care dentistry, adhesive restorative dentistry and dental materials, and the management of patients in general dental practice through minimum intervention dentistry.