7A2K0167[2]Dr Jerome P Sullivan BDS DipImpDent RCS(Eng) was recently awarded an inaugural gold medal from the Royal College of Surgeons (Eng). Having completed the Diploma in Implant Dentistry through the RCS at the advanced level, Dr Sullivan received the award for the standard of his clinical cases. So far, Dr Sullivan is the only clinician from Ireland who has passed the Diploma at the advanced level. Out of all the candidates who have embarked on the course over the past 10 years, he is also the only one to have received a special gold medal from the RCS.