Archive from June 2017

USA Section President's Message — June 2017

June 15, 2017
Dear Fellows, It has been a very quick start to 2017 and the first five months have been filled with many activities and trips to regional meetings. In January, the ICD USA Section Executive Committee met in Gaithersburg, Maryland. The Committee developed an agenda for the Section that adheres to the 2016 Strategic Plan and continues to promote the ICD in a favorable light. It was the first opportunity that the Executive Committee had to work with Admiral Elaine Wagner,...

District 3 News — Fellows in Action — 2017 Mission of Mercy in Pennsylvania (MOM)

June 19, 2017
Pennsylvania Fellows helped to sponsor the Mission of Mercy again in Pennsylvania on June 16–17, 2017 in Erie, PA. District 3 Fellows did a great job along with more than 400 other hard working volunteers. As always, it was a rewarding experience. Truly a great bunch of caring people. Submitted by Vice President Dr. Peter Korch III Click Here to read more news Pictured Left to Right: Stephen Radack, Sara Haines, Nicole Johnson, Nicole Quezada, Cary Limberakis

District 1 News — Vice Regent Eliot L. Paisner is raising funds for a local dental clinic in Nashua, NH by rappelling from the tallest building in Nashua

June 21, 2017
District 1 News: On July 28, 2017 Dr. Eliot L. Paisner (District 1 Vice Regent) will be raising funds for a local Dental Clinic in Nashua, NH by going "Over the Edge." He will be rappelling from the roof of the tallest building in New Hampshire (24 floors!). For 18 years the Greater Nashua Dental Connection has been committed to improving the oral health of the Greater Nashua Community. Help him go over the edge! Link: https://app.mobilecause.com/vf/edge2017/EliotPaisner

The ICD USA Section App is Live!

June 21, 2017
The ICD USA Section has launched the mobile App available for free download on iPhone and Android phones. Visit the App Store and Google Play to download the App. Search: ICD USA Section

District 9 News — Dr. Phillip Yancho Receives MDA 2017 Public Service Award for the Victors of Veterans Program

June 23, 2017
Dr. Phillip Yancho recently received the Michigan Dental Associations 2017 Public Service Award for the Victors for Veterans Program (V4V) that was held in his office from January to November 2016. There were 14 clinics held in his office and almost $400,000 in free dentistry delivered to veterans by The University of Michigan Dental Students, area dentists and speciality offices. More than $250,000 of restorative care was provided in Dr. Yancho's office and the rest was donated by area oral...

District 12 News — Dr. Henry Gremillion Named Honorary Member of the Hinman Dental Society

June 29, 2017
At the Thomas P. Hinman Dental Meeting this spring, Henry A. Gremillion, DDS, MAGD, was named honorary member of the Hinman Dental Society. Honorary membership is bestowed upon a dentist who has enhanced the dental profession and demonstrated a life of honor. To be considered for this special status, an individual's nomination must be signed by five active members and approved by two-thirds of the organization's executive council; two-thirds of the general membership who are present and voting must then...