Archive from November 2016

Class of 2016 — Honorary Fellows

November 2, 2016
Congratulations to the Honorary Fellows inducted October 21, 2016 in Denver, CO! Honorary Inductees: Steven W. Kess - District 2 - Melville, NY Francis X. McLaughlin, Jr. - District 4 - Gaithersburg, MD Mark Stuart Paget - District 9 - West Allis, WI Sharon Jane Secor - District 10 - Fargo, ND Individual photos and bios are featured in the photo gallery.

2016 Master Fellows

November 2, 2016
Congratulations to Drs. Clinton and Roberson for receiving Master Fellowship on October 21, 2016 in Denver, CO! Master Fellow: Jack W. Clinton - District 11 - Tigard, OR Master Fellow: Theodore M. Roberson - District 16 - Durham, NC Individual photos and bios are featured in the photo gallery.

District 6 News — Dr. Robert C. French Provided a Free Dental Exam to Peace Corps Applicant Jessica Woods

November 2, 2016
Dr. Robert C. French from St. Louis, MO provided a comprehensive dental examination and x-rays at no charge to Peace Corps applicant Jessica Woods as part of the ICD Peace Corps program. Photo: Jessica Woods in Ghana

District 4 News — Maryland State ICD Chapter Meeting

November 14, 2016
The Maryland State ICD Chapter Meeting was held on Nov 10, 2016 at the Marriott BWI Airport Hotel. Raime Shah, Second Year Dental Student at University of Maryland School of Dentistry received the Dr. George B. Clendenin Award! Pictured Left to Right: Dr. Ed Morris - District 4 Vice Regent, Dr. Margaret Culotta-Norton - USA Section President, Raime Shah, Second Year Dental Student at University of Maryland School of Dentistry and recipient of the Dr. George B. Clendenin Award and...

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November 16, 2016
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November 16, 2016
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November 16, 2016
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Districts 13 and 14 — Fellows In Action News — Dr. Ronald E. Fritz and Dr. Roy A. Hammond — Guatemala

November 22, 2016
Gorgeous Guatemala Report by: Dr. Ronald E. Fritz My excitement was running in high gear as I prepared myself and my instruments for my first ever trip to Guatemala. I had been to Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and all over México, but only heard and read enticing reports from Guatemala. Thanks to an invitation from friend and colleague, Richard Hagstrom, DDS, I was about to see it with my own eyes! La República de Guatemala, along with Belize, are the most...

District 3 News — Introducing New Regent — Dr. R. Donald Hoffman

November 23, 2016
On January 1, 2017, Dr. Hoffman will begin his term as Regent for District 3. Welcome aboad Dr. Hoffman! Wishing you much success over the next four years. Click Here to View the District 3 News Page

District 7 News — Introducing New Regent — Dr. Daniel W. Fridh

November 23, 2016
On January 1, 2017, Dr. Fridh will begin his term as Regent for District 7. Help us welcome and wish Dr. Fridh much success as Regent during the next four years! Click Here to View the District 7 News Page

District 11 News — Introducing New Regent — Dr. David E. Houten

November 23, 2016
On January 1, 2017, Dr. Houten will begin his term as Regent for District 11. Help us welcome and wish Dr. Houten much success as Regent during the next four years! Click Here to View the District 11 News Page

District 13 News — Introducing New Regent — Dr. Henrik E. Hansen

November 23, 2016
On January 1, 2017, Dr. Hansen will begin his term as Regent for District 13. Help us welcome and wish Dr. Hansen much success as Regent during the next four years! Click Here to View the District 13 News Page

District 17 News — Introducing New Regent — Dr. David F. Boden

November 23, 2016
On January 1, 2017, Dr. Boden will begin his term as Regent for District 17. Help us welcome and wish Dr. Boden much success as Regent during the next four years! Click Here to View the District 17 News Page

USA Section News — Introducing 2017 President — Dr. Charles L. Smith

November 23, 2016
Dr. Charles (Chuck) L. Smith will assume the role as President for the USA Section on January 1, 2017. He served this past year as President-Elect and as Regent for District 6 from 2011-2015. Dr. Smith has also served on various committees for the USA Section. Congratulations Dr. Smith. Wishing you much success as President in 2017.

USA Section News — Introducing 2017 President-Elect — Dr. Joseph R. Kenneally

November 23, 2016
Dr. Joseph R. Kenneally will assume the role of President-Elect for the USA Section on January 1, 2017. Dr. Kenneally served as the USA Section Vice President in 2016 and as President of the College at Large in 2015. He also served the USA Section as Regent for District 1 from 2010 to 2014 along with serving then and now on various committees. Congratulation Dr. Kenneally! Wishing you a successful year as President-Elect!

USA Section News — Introducing 2017 Vice President — Dr. Peter P. Korch III

November 23, 2016
Dr. Peter P. Korch III will begin his term as Vice President on January 1, 2017. He has served the USA Section for the last four years as Regent for District 3. Dr. Korch has also served on various committees. Welcome aboard Dr. Korch! Wishing you a successful year as Vice President.

USA Section News — Introducing New Editor — Dr. H. Clifton Simmons III

November 23, 2016
Dr. Simmons will assume the role of Editor for the USA Section on January 1, 2017. Dr. H. Clifton Simmons III of Nashville, TN was elected Editor of the USA Section of the ICD at the annual meeting in Denver. On January 1, 2017, Dr. Simmons will replace Dr. Richard Galeone who is resigning after serving as Editor for thirteen years. Dr. Simmons III received his D.D.S. degree from the University of Tennessee, College of Dentistry. He is an assistant...

USA Section News — Introducing Our New Registrar — Dr. Elaine C. Wagner

November 23, 2016
Rear Admiral Elaine C. Wagner became the new Registrar for the ICD USA Section on January 10, 2017. She assumed the role from Dr. Carol I. Turner who held the position for the past seven years and will continue on with the Foundation to assist with several short-term projects. Dr. Wagner grew up in southern Indiana and attended Butler University (B.A., 1976) and Indiana University School of Dentistry (D.D.S., 1980). She completed her Pediatric Dentistry residency at Riley Children’s Hospital,...

Foundation News — Haiti 2016 — Fellow in Action Dr. E. Steven Moriconi

November 30, 2016
A Mission For Haiti Report Submitted by: Dr. E. Steven Moriconi In January 2010, as we all know, a devastating earthquake struck the island of Haiti, killing hundreds of thousands of people in a matter of seconds, laying waste to homes and businesses and affecting countless of the living, both in Haiti and abroad. Watching those scenes of destruction, horrific injuries, and mass casualties so graphically shown, I knew the time had come to really act, to get off my...