Archive from January 2015

District 16 Fellow in Action News — Dr. Francis G. Serio

January 6, 2015
Dr. Francis G. Serio named 2015 ADA Humanitarian Greenville, N.C. — In 1982, Dr. Francis G. "Frank" Serio took a leap of faith, making a one-man mission trip to provide dental care in a remote region of the Dominican Republic. Today, that first small step has grown into a dental charity that has provided care to thousands of residents in poor rural areas of that country and beyond. The Dominican Dental Mission Project is just one example of how Dr...

District 4 News — DC Fellows in Action

January 12, 2015
ICD DC Fellows volunteered at the NBC4 Health and Fitness Expo held at the DC Convention Center on January 10th & 11th, 2015.

Introducing our 2015 USA Section President Dr. Dexter E. Barnes

January 13, 2015
Introducing our 2015 ICD USA Section President Dr. Dexter E. Barnes! President Barnes, who goes by Deck, was born in Seattle, Washington in 1943. His family moved to Eugene, Oregon for his Junior and Senior High School years. He then returned to Seattle where he attained his B.S. and D.D.S. degrees from the University of Washington in 1969. Deck and Mary Ann married between his second and third year of Dental School in 1967, and are the proud parents of...

District 3 News: Gala Invitation from Peru Dental Mission Program at Temple University

January 15, 2015
A Gala for Smiles The Temple University Peru Dental Mission Program invites you to enjoy an evening featuring two hilarious stand-up comedians! All proceeds will benefit the oral health of children at La Sagrada Familia orphanage in Peru. Location: Spring Mill Manor, Ivyland, PA Date: Saturday, March 21st, 2015 Time: 6:00 PM Cost: $85 per person/$65 for students Dress: Cocktail Attire RSVP: by February 1, 2015 For more information contact Bari Levine/215-913-4428/ barilevine6@gmail.com or visit www.growingsmilesfoundation.org Notice: This is not...

District 13 News — Zihuatanejo Mission 2014 - Dr. Ronald E. Fritz

January 28, 2015
Zihuatanejo Mission 2014 As the plane climbed upward out of Zihuatanejo, circling for a final view of the beautiful Zihuatanejo Bay before heading east toward Mexico City and Oaxaca, I reflected on an inspiring week of dental mission. Children from Octavio Paz and one other school were given the best of what dentistry has to offer. When I remembered the smiles of Gracias, the hugs of appreciation by these beautiful children, these wonderful memories of children I will never see...

District 6 News - Dr. Robert Schmidt receives the Gold Medal Award

January 24, 2015
Dr. Robert Schmidt, Fellow in the International College of Dentists, received the Gold Medal Award at the Greater St. Louis Dental Society’s Installation & Awards Ceremony on January 24, 2015 at Union Station. Download the Press Release to read more! Submitted by Dr. Arnie Jacobson

District 6 News - Dr. Craig Hollander, a Fellow of the International College of Dentists, was installed as President of the Greater St. Louis Dental Society

January 24, 2015
Congratulations to Dr. Craig Hollander, a Fellow of the International College of Dentists, who was installed as President of the Greater St. Louis Dental Society on January 24, 2015 at Union Station. To read the Press Release please download the pdf located in the right sidebar of this page. Submitted by Dr. Arnie Jacobson

District 14 News - University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine's White Coat Ceremony

January 16, 2015
On Friday, January 16, 2015, the ISP Class of 2016 and the DDS Class of 2017 received their white coats, signifying their transition to the clinics. Congratulations to both classes!! For more photos please click here and you will be taken to the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine's Facebook page.