Costello Medal for fourth-year UCC student

Nana Ansong honoured at IDA conference

Fourth-year Cork University Dental School student Nana Ansong has been awarded the Costello Medal at the 2014 Irish Dental Association’s Annual Conference in Kilkenny.

Nana presented a poster entitled ‘Based on current evidence how often should an individual visit their dental practitioner for a dental examination?’ which was chosen as the winner of the Costello Medal. His work was supervised by Dr Martina Hayes.

He is pictured with Dr Peter Gannon, president of the IDA receiving the Costello Medal.