FGDP(UK) 25th Anniversary Prize Giving

News Published: 
13 September 2017

We are delighted to announce the winners of our anniversary prizes:

Foundation Dentist of the Year - Overall Winner - Claire Culverwell
Awarded to a foundation dentist who has proven themselves competent, caring and reflective.

Community Dentist of the Year - Overall Winner - Jason Wong
Awarded to a GDP or DCP who has made a significant contribution to improving oral care in their community.

Dean's award – Dentaid
Awarded to an individual organisation to recognise a specific achievement in improving oral health.


We would like to thank the divisions for their nominations.

Foundation Dentist of the Year Nominees

Highly Commended - Harry McKenzie (nominator - Valerie Silver, Northern)

Yoshan Patel (NE Thames)

Shona Lambie (W Scotland)

Imogen Proctor (Trent)

Congratulations to all the nominees. The panel were impressed by the standard of all of the applications, and the achievements made during the year. Outstanding!