IADR Irish Division/DHF Award 2016
The International Association for Dental Research (IADR) Irish Division Meeting was held in the Kingsley Hotel, Victoria Cross, Cork on Thursday, 3rd and Friday, 4th March 2016.
The Dental Health Foundation Award for Public Health and Health Promotion was awarded at the Meeting, it is to support dental health research in Primary Care by young investigators, providing an opportunity for investigators to present their clinical studies at the Annual Research Day meeting.
The Dental Health Foundation Award for Public Health and Health Promotion was won by Dr Cristiane da Mata from University College Cork for her presentation "The Relationship between Oral-Health-Related Quality of Life and General Health in the Elderly" The award was presented to Dr Da Mata at the meeting by Patricia Gilsenan-O'Neill, Chief Executive, Dental Health Foundation.
A special acknowledgement was given to Dr Michael Crowe, Dublin Dental University Hospital, for his presentation "Links between Diet, Dental and Weight problems in 3 Year Old | Children?"