CJDH Student Essay Award

The winner of the 2019 Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene Student Essay Award competition, proudly sponsored by Philips Sonicare, is Ashley Chicote, a third-year student at the University of British Columbia. Congratulations Ashley!

Ashley’s essay, "Care aide abilities in oral care delivery and senior oral health outcomes," will be published in the October 2019 issue of the journal. She will also receive complimentary registration for the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association’s national conference, Discover, in St. John’s this October and reimbursement of travel expenses up to $1,000.

Thank you to all of the students who submitted essays this year. The 2019–2020 competition will open soon, so stay tuned!

Past CJDH Student Essay Award winners