BDEF/BDIA Young Communicator of the Year Award 2016

23 October 2017

This year’s winner was Kreena Patel, a specialist endodontist, for a paper on the reimplantation of a tooth published in the Primary Dental Journal in May 2016.

Second place was awarded to Edward Sinclair, a Dental Core Trainee in Dental Public Health, Health Education England, for a paper on Brexit published in the British Dental Journal also in May 2016. 


L to R: Prof. Ken Eaton, Edward Sinclair, Kreena Patel, Mike Cann

BDIA President, Mike Cann presented the awards and commented, “It was a delight to present this year’s awards to Kreena and Edward, who are both very capable young writers. Congratulations in particular must go to Kreena for this year’s winning article”.

Notes to Editors: (Picture: Pictured left to right; BDEF Chairman, Professor Ken Eaton, Runner-Up, Edward Sinclair, Winner, Kreena Patel and BDIA President, Mike Cann). 

The British Dental Editors Forum (BDEF) provides support for dental editors and encouraging quality and confidence in dental publications. 

The BDIA represents and supports manufacturers and suppliers of dental products, services and technologies, to the benefit of members, the dental profession and the public. The BDIA is delighted to sponsor the annual BDEF Young Communicators Award.

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