KI-student won first prize in orthodontic Award

Published 2016-06-14 08:31. Updated 2016-06-14 08:48Denna sida på svenska

The KI student Abdulrahman Alshammari has won the first prize in the Dentsply Sirona Bovendeert Award. 

Abdulrahman Alshammari was announced as the winner to the prize of €1 000 at the EPSOS- (European Postgraduate Students Orthodontic Society) meeting in June 11th in Stockholm. Since he represented Karolinska Institutet, the Orthodontic Department at the Department of Dental Medicine also received €4 000. The winning abstract was entitled “Pain Relief after Ortho Archwire Instalation”. Sponsor to the award was the company Dentsply GAC Europe.

Read about the award and its rules

Award winner Abdulrahman Alshammari, photo by Dr. Muteb Algharbi