CJDH Student Essay Award

The winner of the 2021 Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene Student Essay Award competition, proudly sponsored by PHILIPS Sonicare, is Amanda McKay, a degree-completion student at the University of British Columbia. Congratulations Amanda!

Amanda’s essay, “How access to online health information impacts the dental hygiene client experience,” will be published in the October 2021 issue of the journal. She will also receive complimentary registration to CDHA’s virtual national conference in October, a $1,500 cash prize, and a PHILIPS Sonicare power toothbrush.

Thank you to all of the students who submitted essays this year. The 2021–2022 competition will open soon, so stay tuned!

Past CJDH Student Essay Award winners