Dr Payal J Patel from King's College London Dental Institute has been awarded the Frank Ashley Undergraduate prize for the project "The effect of a commercially available mouthwash on human osteoblast cells".
She will be invited to receive her award at a future Society meeting The BSP Frank Ashley Undergraduate Award is offered by the Society to encourage dental undergraduates to carry out projects related to periodontology, including electives and / or research.
Applications are invited from students at United Kingdom Dental Schools and from graduates who have qualified within the previous twelve months. Joint entries are not acceptable for this award.
The award is named to honour the memory of Professor Frank Ashley, a former President of the Society. More details are available here.