Congratulations to Professor Sir Nairn Wilson, Honorary Fellow of the Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI
The Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI, extends its congratulations to Professor Sir Nairn Wilson who was awarded a Knighthood in the UK Birthday Honours list.
Nairn was awarded an Honorary Fellowship (FFD) from the Faculty of Dentistry in 2011. A strong supporter and friend of the Faculty, Sir Nairn was Founding President of the UK College of General Dentistry – overseeing the development of the College and its transition from the former Faculty of General Dental Practice.
Nairn has been a leading international figure in the field of dentistry with a long and illustrious career which has included serving as Dean of King’s College London Dental Institute, Dean of Manchester Dental School, Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, as well as serving as President of the General Dental Council, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Dentistry and Editor-in-Chief of the Primary Dental Journal.
The Faculty of Dentistry is truly delighted for Nairn in this exceptional and richly-deserved recognition.