Eastman Dental Institute


Orthodontic Department excel at British Orthodontic Society meeting

21 September 2017

BOC 2017

Students and staff were exceptionally successful at the recent 2017 British Orthodontic Society meeting in Manchester, winning the following prizes:

  • Third year student Kate Parker was awarded the the J K Williams MOrth medal for the bicollegiate MOrth and also won the research poster prize - with Dr Fiona Ryan and Professor Susan Cunningham;
  • Fellow third year students Lilia Wong, Manveer Basati and Kate Parker - with Mr Owaise Sharif and Miss Joanne Collins -  won the audit poster prize;
  • Samir Farmahan - student at the John Radcliffe Hospital Oxford and UCL Eastman Dental Institute - won the Houston Research prize for his MClinDent dissertation;
  • Sama Al Junaid won 3rd prize for her MOrth clinical cases;
  • Second year student Rupal Shah won the prize for the best research protocol;

Finally, staff members Professor Susan Cunningham, Miss Samantha Hodges and Mr Neil Pate won the prize for the best paper published in the Journal of Orthodontics in 2016 for the paper: Development of the Malocclusion Impact Questionnaire (MIQ) to measure the oral health-related quality of life of young people with malocclusion

Many congratulations from all your colleagues at UCL Eastman.

Pictured (from L to R): Lilia Wong, Kate Parker and Sama Al Junaid