Archive from June 2016

District 3 News - Mission of Mercy in Pennsylvania

June 3, 2016
June 3, 2016 District 3 is one of the sponsors of the Mission of Mercy (MOM) event being held in Pennsylvania today. Photo: District 3 Regent, Dr. Peter Korch proudly hanging the ICD banner!

District 4 News — Georgetown Dental Reunion

June 6, 2016
June 4, 2016 2016 ICD USA Section President Dr. Margaret Culotta-Norton and District 1 Regent Dr. Frank A. Connor Jr. attended the Georgetown Dental Reunion on Saturday, June 4th. Both Drs. Culotta-Norton and Connor were award recipients. Dr. Culotta-Norton received the Distinguished Service Award and Dr. Connor received the Gustav O. Kruger Lifetime Achievement Award. Congratulations Madam President and Dr. Connor!

District 15 News — UTSD Alumni Foundation Unveils New Donor Wall

June 6, 2016
As invited guests looked on, the foundation of The University of Texas School of Dentistry Alumni Association unveiled the "William R. Clitheroe, DDS Donor Wall" on the fourth floor of the school in a special ceremony on April 29. The display recognizes donors past and present, with plenty of room for future donors and honorees. It was underwritten by B.J. Westbrook, DDS ’54; J.P. “Jay” Ferguson, DDS ’75; Leslie Fullerton, DDS; and the Clitheroe family (Lee Clitheroe, DDS ’85; Carie...

District 11 News — Oregon Annual ACD/ICD Meeting

June 6, 2016
The Oregon Annual Joint Meeting with the American College of Dentists and the International College of Dentists had a new venue this year. They usually meet at the Multnomah Athletic Club, commonly referred to as the MAC. This year the dinner and meeting was held at The Allison Inn in Newberg for a fun weekend of fellowship and learning. The ICD sponsored the Friday evening reception and the Saturday morning speaker with breakfast. The ACD oversaw the whole event, coordinating...

District 3 — Fellows in Action News — 2016 Mission of Mercy in Pennsylvania (MOM)

June 7, 2016
District 3 Fellows in Action: Several PA Fellows pause from their duties as volunteers to pose under the ICD flag during the 4th MOM-n-PA held in Pittsburgh. District 3 is a sponsor of the event. Photo Left to Right: Joseph Kohler, Nancy Rosenthal, James Tauberg. Submitted by: District 3 Regent Dr. Peter Korch

District 15 News — Finding Tomorrow's Leaders By James S. Bone

June 13, 2016
"Leaders don't create followers, they create more leaders." — Tom Peters Some time ago I heard someone say, "The sign of a great leader is one who finds their replacement." I wish I knew who originally said it so I could give them proper credit. I have repeated that saying many times, and each time I believe in it a little more. Somewhere along the way I modified it to say, "The sign of a great leader is one who...

District 15 News — Great Expectations

June 13, 2016
The Texas Great Expectations mentorship program continues to promote leadership and professionalism by pairing second year dental students with third and fourth year students, as well as faculty members and working dentists.

District 15 News — Student Awards

June 13, 2016
Texas A&M University College of Dentistry (The Dental School Formerly Known as Baylor) Student Awards

District 15 News — Texas Fellows Recognized for 25 Years of Dedication to the ICD

June 13, 2016
25 Year ICD Pins At TDA 2016 We are so fortunate in Texas to have so many dedicated ICD members. We currently have over 100 dentists who have been members of the ICD for more than 25 years. The Texas ICD Board decided that they wanted to honor those members who have shown such a commitment. During the Texas Dental Association meeting and the joint breakfast of ICD/ACD/PFA, with over 100 dentists in attendance, pictured are members that were recognized...

District 11 News - Idaho ICD Meeting held during the ISDA Meeting in Boise, Idaho

June 9, 2016
A District 11 Idaho ICD Meeting was held during the Idaho State Dental Association Annual Meeting in Boise, Idaho on June 9, 2016. Photo Left to Right: Dexter Barnes, Past President ICD USA John Heisel, President ISDA Gordon Christensen Rick Asai, 11th District Trustee Brian Edgar, Washington State Dental Assoc President Bill Fraser, Regent District 11

District 15 News — Dr. David R. Senn — Named President of the American Society of Forensic Odontology

June 27, 2016
David Senn, D.D.S., clinical assistant professor of comprehensive dentistry, was named president of the American Society of Forensic Odontology. Dr. Senn is the director of the Center for Education and Research in Forensics, director of postdoctoral fellowship in forensic odontology, director of the Southwest Symposium on Forensic Dentistry, and chief forensic odontologist for the Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office.

District 4 News — A Note From The Deputy Regent James W. Taneyhill

June 28, 2016
Spring time greetings! I sincerely hope that the wet weather is behind us and that Summer is truly on the way. There are several notable events to tell you about since our last edition. At our annual business meeting I announced the establishment of two new initiatives in which our Fellows could participate. The first was a combined effort with the Maryland region of the American College to staff the Ethics Program for the third-year students at the University of...

District 4 News — Awards Presented to University of Maryland School of Dentistry (UMSOD) Students

June 28, 2016
This academic year, I had the honor of presenting three awards to UMSOD students. The first award was the annual George Clendenin Award which is presented to the rising Sophomore who achieved the highest academic average during Freshman year. The award this year was presented to Holly Dwyer (photo with recipient shown on the left). Holly was initially recognized at our annual business meeting in December and was subsequently presented with a plaque and cash award at the March Practice...

District 4 News — Maryland Fellows Receive Honors

June 28, 2016
The following ICD-Maryland Fellows have received honors during the past year: District 4 Vice Regent Ed Morris is currently serving as the President of the Maryland State Dental Association. Ed’s term will end in the Fall. Congratulations, Ed. ICD-Maryland Fellow Deven Shroff has been selected as a Board member and as the Northeast District Trustee for the American Association of Pediatric Dentists. Deven will serve a three-year term beginning in May 2016. Congratulations, Deven. Maryland Deputy Regent Jim Taneyhill was...

District 4 News — ICD/ACD Spring Dinner Meeting — Guest Speaker Dr. David Chambers

June 28, 2016
If you were among the forty-or-so of us who attended the combined International College of Dentists (ICD) and American College of Dentists (ACD) Spring Meeting on April 26 at the BWI Airport Marriott in Linthicum Heights, MD, you are probably remembering with some fascination the presentation by Dr. David Chambers , visiting us from the University of the Pacific. This Spring dinner/meeting is alternately hosted by the Maryland Chapters of the ACD and the ICD; this year, the ACD invited...

District 4 News — Ethics in Dentistry Seminar Series for UMSOD Junior Dental Students

June 29, 2016
Last Winter, the Maryland chapters of the International College of Dentists (ICD) and the American College of Dentists (ACD) sought volunteer Fellows to serve as mentors/discussants for a series of seminars on Dental Ethics for third year Dental students at UMSOD. This was a first move to restore a program earlier active under the aegis of our two groups. ICD Fellows Eric Katkow and Barry Lyon coordinated with Dr. Vanessa Benavent, Research Assistant Professor at UMSOD in the planning of...

District 11 News — Washington State ICD Gathering

June 29, 2016
Washington Fellows met at Maggiano's Restaurant in Seattle on Thursday, June 16, 2016, during the Pacific Northwest Dental Conference. The luncheon was well attended with excellent speakers. Speakers included Dr. Joel Berg, Dean of the University of Washington School of Dentistry; Dr. Dexter Barnes, Immediate Past President of the USA Section; Dr. Bryan Edgar, President of the Washington State Dental Association; and Dr. Lorin Peterson, Past Washington State Deputy Regent, who organized the event. Photo Left to Right: Dr. David...

District 11 News — Montana's June ICD Meeting

June 29, 2016
Montana Fellows gathered during Montana's Annual ICD Meeting in June. Pictured are special guest ADA President Dr. Gary Roberts, Montana Dental Association President Dr. Dave Keim, with 11th District Regent Dr. Bill Fraser.