Hilton Glasgow, G3 8HT
26 April 2019

Outstanding Contribution of the Year

This new award – replacing the Unsung Hero Award – recognises the team or individual who has made a significant contribution to their local community.

Whether it is from fundraising, charity work, volunteering or through involvement in community groups or local organisations. To enter this category we need to know as much about this individual or team as possible and all the reasons why they should be receive this award.

And the winner is…

Lesley Donaldson, with David Cameron, Chairman of Connect (center)
Lesley, with David Cameron, Chairman of Connect (center)

Lesley Donaldson and Team, Principal Dentist, Tryst Dental Practice

The shortlist

  • Lesley Donaldson and Team, Principal Dentist, Tryst Dental Practice
  • Margie Taylor, Former Chief Dental Officer


  • Thank you for making the Scottish Dental Show a massive success!

    Thank you to everyone who attended the record-breaking Scottish Dental Show 2019. Once again, Scotland’s biggest dental event smashed all previous records and was voted a huge success by visitors, exhibitors, nominees and award-winners.

  • Shortlist announced

    The Scottish Dental awards will return to the Glasgow Hilton on Friday 26 April, with award-winning comedian Fred MacAulay hosting and music by Glasgow-based DJ group Pretty Ugly Club, this black-tie gala event is not to be missed. Tickets for the Awards Dinner can be purchased by contacting Ann Craib at ann@sdshow.co.uk or 0141 560 3021.

  • Workshops

    Our education programme covers various eCPD topics, the workshops are small hands-on style talks each able to seat around than 20 attendees. See the listings below for more information and to book, with 27 talks across nine sessions and three rooms there is an experience for the whole team.

  • Exhibitor: AWB Textiles

  • Exhibitor: Dentsply Sirona

    At Dentsply Sirona, we are focused on empowering dental professionals to provide better, safer, faster dental care. We work with them to envision what‘s possible, then provide innovative solutions to achieve it. Education and support help move each procedure forward, ensuring the benefits of our innovations are realised.