Joy Harrild Award for Young Dentists
Our new award is open for nominations for young dentists who have made a significant contribution to the profession.
The Award is named in honour of Joy Harrild, an inspirational young dentist and BDA Young Dentist Committee member, whose life was tragically cut short by a car accident in 2016.
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- Nominees must be BDA members
- Be within 10 years post-qualification
- Have made a significant contribution to the profession meeting at least two of the following criteria:
Have made a significant contribution to the profession
Have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to continued training and professional development
Have raised the profile of dentistry
Have made a contribution to the BDA
Have made a positive contribution to wider society through ‘good works’; working with a charity, their local community, or work abroad.
- Have demonstrated professional or clinical leadership qualities
Nominations for this year’s round closed on 30 April 2018 and the winner
will be announced in due course.
You can submit nominations for next year’s round at any time.
BDA Honours and Awards
The winner will be invited (with a guest) to receive their award at the BDA’s Honours and Awards ceremony, which will take place during the British Dental Conference and Exhibition 2018 in Manchester.
Nominees will also be considered for our other BDA Honours and Awards
Please note that current members of the BDA’s Young Dentists Committee members are not eligible for nomination.