Oral Health Promotion Research Group Conference 2018

14 Aug 2018

OHPRG Conference 2018 "Smile Every Step of the Way"

The 2017 Oral Health Promotion Research Group (OHPRG) Conference will take place on Thursday September 13th in the Ashling Hotel, Dublin.

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OHPRG Bursary

The Dental Health Foundation is pleased to sponsor a bursary of up to €1,500 to promote the communication of current oral health promotion projects and work that is going on across Ireland.

Criteria for application for the bursary.  

 Applications are accepted from individuals or teams.   Applicants should describe a recent or planned oral health promotion project in which they have been involved.   The format of the application should include the following headings:

  • Title / Introduction
  • Background
  • Aims and objectives
  • Materials and methods
  • Results (if available)
  • Discussion and conclusion
  • Acknowledgements
  • Costs (for projects at the planning / roll out stage)
  • Max word count 1,200
  • All applications should be founded on a sound evidence-base.

The work should not have been presented elsewhere nor have been awarded a prize previously.  If you have previously submitted an application and been unsuccessful why not review and re-apply.

 Applicants from the HSE must have the permission of their line manager to submit the proposal and the submission must bear the signature of the line manager.

 The application should be submitted to: Mairead Harding at m.harding@ucc.ie by 5pm on Friday, 31st August 2018.

 Applications will be judged by members of the Committee of the OHPRG. The Committee reserves the right to withhold the bursary if applications do not meet the submission criteria. The decision of the judges is final. The winning applicant will be notified by e-mail no later than Friday, 7th September 2018.

 Informal enquiries regarding the Bursary, please e.mail m.harding@ucc.ie