Knighthood for former trustee Professor Nairn Wilson

The Oral Health Foundation congratulates Professor Nairn Wilson CBE FCGDent on being appointed Knight Bachelor in King Charles III’s first Birthday Honours List.
Professor Wilson has had many roles in dentistry, including past trustee of the Oral Health Foundation, President of the General Dental Council as well as founder and founding fellow of the College of General Dentistry.
He has been a long-standing supporter of the Oral Health Foundation and gave his expertise freely between 2011-2018 as a trustee.
Dr Nigel Carter, chief executive of the Oral Health Foundation said: “I’m delighted to hear of Professor Nairn Wilson’s knighthood.
“Sir Nairn has been an influential figure in dentistry for 50 years and this recognition is truly deserved.  The Oral Health Foundation was incredibly fortunate to have his presence, knowledge and leadership as part of our board of trustees for many years and we value him as a life-long friend of the charity to this day.