Archive from April 2018

District 15 News — Dr. Martin Presents the International Student Experience Check to the UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry

April 2, 2018
On March 29, 2018, Dr. Risé Martin (far left) – District 15 Regent – presented a check to the UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry’s International Student Experience Program. The school received $836.00 from the ICD’s USA Section and the USA Section Foundation to help defray the costs of a mission trip the school’s students will take to the Dominican Republic in May 2018. Accepting the check on the group’s behalf are Dr. Juanita Pineda (far right), Associate Dean...

District 16 News — Dr. Richard F. Roadcap Presents the International Student Experience Check to the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry

April 5, 2018
On March 26, 2018 – Dr. Richard F. Roadcap presented a check to the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry's International Student Experience Program. The school received $2,499.00 from the ICD's USA Section and the USA Section Foundation to help defray the costs of the mission trips the school's students will be taking in the 2018 year. The ICD USA Section International Student Experience Program provides dental students of today the educational and cultural enrichment necessary for professional leadership in...

District 16 News — Dr. Scott Eidson and Dr. Bettie McKaig Present the International Student Experience Check to the The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry

April 10, 2018
CHAPEL HILL, NC—APRIL 2018 North Carolina Deputy Regent Scott Eidson (left) UNC Dean Scott De Rossi (center) and District 16 Regent Bettie McKaig presented a check to the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry's International Student Experience Program. The money from the ICD's USA Section and the USA Section Foundation will help defray the costs of the Global Education Mission. The ICD USA Section International Student Experience Program provides dental students of today the educational...

District 16 News — Humanitarian and Leadership Student Award Recipients

April 10, 2018
CHAPEL HILL, NC—APRIL 2018 On April 3, 2018, ICD Regent Dr. Bettie McKaig presented the Humanitarian and Leadership Student Awards at UNC School of Dentistry's 2018 Spurgeon Banquet held at The Carolina Club. The Student Leadership Award was presented to Korry Tauber who has excelled as Class President for the past four years, he has received numerous awards and his academic and clinical performance has been superlative. Korry is attending orthodontic school. The Student Humanitarian Award was presented to Catherine...

District 7 News — Dr. Canise Y. Bean — Recipient of William J. Gies Award for Vision in Dental Education

April 13, 2018
ORLANDO, FLORIDA—MARCH 2018 Fellow Dr. Canise Y. Bean from Ohio State University College of Dentistry received the William J. Gies Award for her Vision as a Dental Educator. CLICK HERE to Watch the YouTube Video about Dr. Bean's outstanding vision as a dental leader. Congratulations Dr. Bean! The Gies Awards, named after William J. Gies, Ph.D., honor individuals and organizations that exemplify the highest standards in oral health and dental education, research and leadership. The 2018 Gies Awards were presented...

District 15 News — 1st Annual Fort Worth AGD Symposium

April 16, 2018
The Fort Worth Dental Community held its 1st Annual AGD Symposium: “Celebrating Excellence in Fort Worth & the Next Level General Dentistry Practice.” Fellow Dan Lewis was one of 12 sponsors. Several ICD Fellows were also in attendance including Michael Goulding and Partha Mukherji. This was a great symposium and one of many to come.

District 8 News — GHSA Chapter at Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine

April 16, 2018
On February 9, 2018, the new Global Health Student Association (GHSA) chapter at Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine held its first meeting. Along with the nine executive board members, 47 students ranging from 1st-year students to 4th-year students attended. GHSA was able to introduce everyone to this new organization and let them know what they have planned for the future! Everyone is very excited and can't wait to get started on future service projects! Leadership President: Rachel Ramsay...

District 11 News — ICD/ACD OR/WA Joint Meeting held March 10, 2018

April 23, 2018
The ICD/ACD held their Annual Oregon/Washington Joint Meeting on March 10, 2018 at the Multnomah Athletic Club in Portland, Oregon. The dinner and lecture were well attended, and the presentation title was: "How Animation Works and Its History", with speaker Neisje Morrell. Ms. Morrell is a studio and freelance 2D animator based in Portland Oregon. She has experience in animating commercials, TV shows, music videos and mobile games. In attendance were special guests Dr. Joseph Crowley, ADA President, and his...