Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Pump-Priming Awards

  • Abuhaloob, Lamis (Recipient) & Freeman, Ruth (Recipient)

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Enabling preparatory research into existing provisions for oral healthcare in Palestine and building strong working relationships with partner institutions in-country. The project aims to translate the successes of Scotland’s model to improve mother and child oral health, by developing an evidence-based model to provide mother and child oral health programmes in areas of conflict.
•Led by Dr Lamis Abuhaloob and Prof Ruth Freeman, School of Dentistry
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting Organisations


  • Oral Health
  • Maternal