Anne is the Academic Consultant/Head of Paediatric Dentistry within the Division of Public and Child Dental Health, Trinity College Dublin. She trained in the Eastman Dental Center with a further degree in Cariology from the University of Rochester, New York, USA. She is AAPD Board Certified with previous academic positions at Eastman Dental Center, University of Maryland and the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, Bethesda, USA. Anne has published extensively in both basic science and clinical dentistry. Her areas of interest include Cariology, restorative treatment for children, trauma, infant oral health and developmental defects of the dentition and lectures internationally on these topics. She also serves on numerous national and international scientific committees including ISDC, AAPD, IADR, IAPD and IADT. Anne is currently President-elect of International Association of Dental Traumatology and Honorary Editor of IAPD, Past-president of ISDC and Scientific Committee AAPD.