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Dr. Anne O'Connell

Associate Professor/Consultant (Professo (Dental Science)
DENTAL SCHOOL, LINCOLN PLACE


Undergraduate Dentistry Trinity College Dublin 1984 General dental practice UK 1985 SHO in Oral Surgery Dublin Dental Hospital Jan - June 1986 GPR Residency USA 1986-87 Pediatric Dental Specialty Eastman Dental Institute Rochester USA with NRSA Training Award in Cariology U Rochester 1987-1991 Assistant Professor, Pediatric Dentistry Baltimore MD 1992-1994 Specialist Clinician promoted to Acting Director, Clinical Research Core, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, NIH Bethesda MD 1994- 1999 Senior Lecturer/Consultant Pediatric Dentistry, Trinity College Dublin and AMNCH 2000- 2022 Professor in Paediatric Dentistry (Associate Professor/Consultant) TCD 2022- present
 Non-invasive treatment approaches for dental caries in children:
 Use of ultrasound to improve salivary gland output following radiation therapy
 Early bacterial colonization in the pathogenesis of dental caries
 Intra-oral fluoride distribution in children
 Intra-oral distribution of fluoride following brushing in pediatric patients

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Details Date
Past president, IADT 2023- present
President International Association of Dental Traumatology 2021-22
President International Association Dental Traumatology 2019-2020
Editorial Board of International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry 2005-8, 2010-2015, 2020-present
Education Committee, IAPD 2023-present
Council of Scientific Affairs American Academy Pediatric Dentistry 2010-present
President Elect International Association Dental Traumatology 2016-
Honorary Editor International Association Paediatric Dentistry 2015-2019
International representative, Irish Society Dentistry for Children 2018-present
Chair Fellowship Committee International Association Dental Traumatology 2013-2019
Scientific Advisory Committee 2nd Global summit ECC , International Association of Paediatric Dentistry 2018
Honorary Editor International Association Paediatric Dentistry 2015-2019
Education Committee International Association Paediatric Dentistry 2019-present
Past president Irish Society Dentistry for Children 2016-17
Guideline development Group HSE Ireland
President Irish Society Dentistry for Children 2014-15
National Executive Irish Hospital Consultants Association April 2014-17
European representative, Paediatric Oral Health Research Group IADR 2012
Research Committee International Association Paediatric Dentistry 2012-14,
Editorial Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Reviewer for Oral Diseases, Critical Reviews in Oral Biology, European J Paediatric Dentistry.
Fellowship Committee member IADT 2019- present
Guideline Development Group, HRB/HSE guidelines on caries management 2008-2011
International Association Dental Research, Irish Division 2008-10
Language Skill Reading Skill Writing Skill Speaking
English Fluent Fluent Fluent
Details Date From Date To
International Association Of Dental Traumatology 2001 present
American Academy of Pediatric Dentisty Sept 1987 present
International Association of Paediatric Dentistry 1999 -present
European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry 2001 -present
Irish Society of Dentistry for Children 2000 present
Irish Society for Disability and Oral Health 2008 present
International Association of Dental Research 1986 present
Irish Dental Association 2000 2009
Devi K P, Tewari N, O'Connell A, Srivastav S, Rajeswary A, Upadhyay AD, Haldar P, Rahul M, Mathur VP, Bansal K., Risk factors associated with traumatic dental injuries in individuals with special healthcare needs-A systematic review and meta-analysis., Dental traumatology : official publication of International Association for Dental Traumatology, 2023, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
O'Connell AC Olegario IO, International teaching practices in dental trauma education, Dental Traumatology, 2023, Notes: [ ], Journal Article, IN_PRESS  DOI
Shore E, O'Connell AC., Assessment of mouthguards worn by Irish children playing contact sports: an observational cross-sectional cohort study., European archives of paediatric dentistry : official journal of the European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry, 24, (1), 2023, p125-132 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Leith R, Oleg├írio IC, O'Connell AC., Clinical experience of undergraduate dental students in paediatric dentistry: A 5-year cross-sectional study, European Journal of Dental Education, 27, (4), 2023, p941 - 948, Notes: [ doi:10.1111/eje.12885], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
Bani-Hani T, Leith R, O'Connell AC., Long-Term Sequalae of Undiagnosed Intrusion of a Primary Tooth., Dent J (Basel), 10, (11), 2022, p202 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Nitesh Tewari, Shubhi Goel, Vijay Prakash Mathur, Anne C. O"Connell, Riya Marie Johnson, Morankar Rahul, Farheen Sultan, Mridula Goswami, Sukeshana Srivastav, Priyanshi Ritwik, Success of medicaments and techniques for pulpotomy of primary teeth: An overview of systematic reviews, International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry, 32, (6), 2022, p828 - 842, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
McCarra C, Oleg├írio IC, O'Connell AC, Leith R., Prevalence of hypomineralised second primary molars (HSPM): A systematic review and meta-analysis., International journal of paediatric dentistry, 32, (3), 2022, p367 - 382, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Eden E, Onetto JE, O'Connell AC., Extension of a novel diagnostic index to include soft tissue injuries: Modified Eden Baysal Dental Trauma Index., Dental traumatology : official publication of International Association for Dental Traumatology, 37, (6), 2021, p749-757 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Crossan E, O'Connell AC., Parental perception on oral health-related quality of life and dental features of ectodermal dysplasia and isolated hypodontia in children., BMC Oral Health, 21, (1), 2021, p510 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Shore E, O'Connell AC., Cross-sectional cohort study on the use of mouthguards by children playing Gaelic football in Ireland., Dental traumatology : official publication of International Association for Dental Traumatology, 37, (6), 2021, p795-802 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
  

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Anne C O'Connell, The importance of oral health in Children, Forum, Journal of the irish College of general practitioners, March, 2012, p57 - 59, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
O'Connell A. C., Oral Health standard for Children PAC conference, Kilkenny, 2004, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
O'Connell A. C., Developmental defects of the dentition, Regional IDA Annual Scientific meeting, Kilkenny, 2004, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
O'Connell A. C., Children's behaviour in the dental office, Irish Dental Hygienist Association Autumn Scientific Meeting, Dublin, 2004, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
O'Connell A. C., Oral Health Module, National Teaching Programme in Child Health Surveillance, Dept. Paediatrics, TCD, 2002, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
O'Connell A. C., Paediatric Oral Health, Lecture series to Paediatrician Training programme, AMNCH, Tallaght, 2002, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
O'Connell A. C., Restoration of the Primary Dentition and Restorative Techniques- Stainless steel crowns, Annual Scientific Meeting, IDA Health Board Dental Surgeons Kilkenny, 2002, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
O'Connell A. C., Practical Issues in Child Management, Diploma Course for Nurses, Dublin, 2002, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
O'Connell A. C., Dental management in Coagulation defects-change and progress, Irish Society of Disability and Oral Health, Dublin, 2002, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
O'Connell A. C., Dental management of Paediatric Patients with Hereditary Disorders of Coagulation, EAPD, Dublin, 2002, Invited Talk, PRESENTED

  

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Award Date
Fellow AAPD- Recertified for 5 years 2022
Fellow Pierre Fauchard Academy 2023
Art Nowak Fellowship in Paediatric Dentistry 2020
Paul P Taylor Award AAPD 2005
Fellow, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry 1999
Educational Foundation Award- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry 1998
Merit Award, NIDR 1997
Educational Foundation Award - American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. 1995
Educational Foundation Award - American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry 1993
Michael G. Buonocore Award- American Association of Dental Research- Rochester Section 1991
Graduate Student Research Award in Pediatric Dentistry- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. 1991
National Research Service Award in Cariology, University of Rochester, NY 1988-91
Developmental defects of the dentition Caries Aesthetic restorative materials Psychological well being in children Traumatic dental injuries Professinal eductaion