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Professor Anne O'Connell

Associate Professor (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 Paediatric 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 Reserach Core, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, NIH Bethesda MD 1994- 1999 Senior Lecturer/Consultant Pediatric Dentistry, Trinity College Dublin and AMNCH 2000- present
 Non-invasive treatment approaches for dental caries in children:
 Structure and functional status of parotid glands exposed to therapeutic irradiation
 Incidence of NBCC in patients with medullablastoma
 Patient evaluation and treatment of soft tissue diseases according to generally available standard procedures and therapeutic modalities
 Treatment of childhood osteoporosis with Alendronate

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President International Association of Dental Traumatology 2021-22
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.
President International Association Dental Traumatology 2019-2020
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
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
Editorial Board of International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry 2005-8, 2010-2015
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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
Irish Society for Disability and Oral Health
International Association of Dental Research 1986 present
Irish Dental Association 2000-2009
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
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
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, 2021, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Peter F. Day, Marie Therese Flores, Anne C. O'Connell, Paul V. Abbott, Georgios Tsilingaridis, Ashraf F. Fouad, Nestor Cohenca, Eva Lauridsen, Cecilia Bourguignon, Lamar Hicks, Jens Ove Andreasen, Zafer C. Cehreli, Stephen Harlamb, Bill Kahler, Adeleke Oginni, Marc Semper, Liran Levin, International Association of Dental Traumatology guidelines for the management of traumatic dental injuries: 3. Injuries in the primary dentition, Dental Traumatology, 36, (4), 2020, p343--359 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Liran Levin, Peter F. Day, Lamar Hicks, Anne O'Connell, Ashraf F. Fouad, Cecilia Bourguignon, Paul V. Abbott, International Association of Dental Traumatology guidelines for the management of traumatic dental injuries: General introduction, Dental Traumatology, 36, (4), 2020, p309--313 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Bani Hani T, Olegario, I O'Connell AC, The cost of dental trauma management: A one-year prospective study in children, Dent Traumatology, 36, (5), 2020, p526 - 532, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Cecilia Bourguignon, Nestor Cohenca, Eva Lauridsen, Marie Therese Flores, Anne C. O'Connell, Peter F. Day, Georgios Tsilingaridis, Paul V. Abbott, Ashraf F. Fouad, Lamar Hicks, Jens Ove Andreasen, Zafer C. Cehreli, Stephen Harlamb, Bill Kahler, Adeleke Oginni, Marc Semper, Liran Levin, International Association of Dental Traumatology guidelines for the management of traumatic dental injuries: 1. Fractures and luxations, Dental Traumatology, 36, (4), 2020, p314--330 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Ashraf F. Fouad, Paul V. Abbott, Georgios Tsilingaridis, Nestor Cohenca, Eva Lauridsen, Cecilia Bourguignon, Anne O'Connell, Marie Therese Flores, Peter F. Day, Lamar Hicks, Jens Ove Andreasen, Zafer C. Cehreli, Stephen Harlamb, Bill Kahler, Adeleke Oginni, Marc Semper, Liran Levin, International Association of Dental Traumatology guidelines for the management of traumatic dental injuries: 2. Avulsion of permanent teeth, Dental Traumatology, 36, (4), 2020, p331--342 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Restorative Dentistry and Dental Materials in, editor(s)Arthur J Nowak Paul Casamassimo , The handbook of Pediatric Dentistry, Chicago, AAPD, 2018, pp157 - 176, [Elizabeth Velan, Stephen Mitchell, Anne C O'Connell], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Trauma and Sports Dentistry in, editor(s)Arthur j Nowak Paul Casamassimo , The handbook of Pediatric Dentistry, Chicago, AAPD, 2018, pp177 - 190, [Anne C O'Connell, Andrew Spadinger], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
  

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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., Children's behaviour in the dental office, Irish Dental Hygienist Association Autumn Scientific Meeting, Dublin, 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., Oral Health standard for Children PAC conference, Kilkenny, 2004, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
O'Connell AC, Ten steps to a child friendly practice, Irish Dentist, May, 2002, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED
O'Connell AC, Dispelling children's fear of the dentist, Irish Dentist, March, 2002, pp46 - 48, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED
O'Connell A. C., Paediatric Oral Health, Lecture series to Paediatrician Training programme, AMNCH, Tallaght, 2002, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
O'Connell A. C., Restorative techniques for the child patient, South Eastern Branch IDA, Annual Scientific Conference, Waterford, Feb, 2002, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
O'Connell A. C., Paediatric Oral Health and Bleeding Disorders, Irish Haemophilia Society Annual Meeting, Portuma, Galway, 2002, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
O'Connell A. C., Update on Paediatric Dentistry, VT Training Program, St James Hospital, Dublin, 2002, Invited Talk, PRESENTED

  

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Award Date
Fellow AAPD- Recertified for 5 years 2022
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
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
Developmental defects of the dentition Caries Aesthetic restorative materials Psychological well being in children Traumatic dental injuries Professinal eductaion