Archive from May 2018

District 1 News — UNE College OF Dental Medicine Hosted International College of Dentists on May 16, 2018

May 16, 2018
The ICD USA Section would like to thank Dean Ryder and Drs. Owosho, Stansbury and Koelbl for an outstanding CE Program held on May 16, 2018! The program was enjoyed by all who attended. See photos in gallery below. Photos submitted by: ICD USA Section Staff, Drs. Henrik Hansen and James Conrardy UNE PRESS RELEASE PORTLAND, MAINE—MAY 2018 The International College of Dentists USA Section (ICD) 2018 Spring Continuing Education Program will be held in the Oral Health Center at...

District 2 News — David J. Miller, DDS becomes "President Elect" Special Care Dentistry Association

May 1, 2018
May 2018 — Long Island, NY David J. Miller, a member of ICD for more than 2 decades becomes "President Elect" Special Care Dentistry Association (SCDA). Congratulations Dr. Miller! READ MORE about SCDA READ MORE about Dr. Miller

District 11 News — Dr. William Fraser Receives Distinguished Service Award

May 7, 2018
ICD Fellow Dr. William Fraser was awarded Montana's Distinguished Service Award during the March ICD/ACD joint meeting. Dr. Fraser is the ICD District 11 Immediate Past Regent. Congratulations Dr. Fraser! Photo (L to R): Montana Deputy Regent Dr. John E. Smith and Dr. William M. Fraser

District 11 News — Dr. Mark Walker Receives 2018 Distinguished Alumnus Award

May 9, 2018
On Saturday, May 5, 2018, Dr. Mark Walker was honored with the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus Award in recognition of his outstanding career and service to organized dentistry at the University of Washington Dental School gala dinner. Congratulations Dr. Walker! Photo (L to R): Dr. Mark Walker and Dr. Dexter Barnes, ICD USA Section Past President.

District 15 News — MOSAIC: Partners Providing Oral Health Kits & Screenings!

May 22, 2018
The “Mosaic” term represents the diverse cooperation that occurs at UTSD Houston and the partnerships with organized dentistry to serve our community. The ICD Mosaic Project celebrates our diversity within our dental profession, addressing the need for outreach and inclusion in the healthcare system of vulnerable patients including the homeless, veterans and people with disabilities. Houston is the most diverse city in North America [1] . We have faculty and students from across the world at our Dental School. In...

District 13 News — Fellow In Action — Dr. Ronald E. Fritz — Hopeful Honduras

May 22, 2018
Hopeful Honduras What?! It was disappointing to receive the email that our well-planned mission trip to Honduras had been put on hold. This can’t be true, I mumbled. I had been to four other countries in Central America to help with projects, but never to Honduras. Excitement had been running high, until the general protests started, following the bitterly contested elections in November. Widespread claims of election fraud in counting votes had prompted the outrage. Our contact people on the...

District 4 News — ICD/ACD DC Joint Meeting, Ethics Presentation and Introduction of ICD Student Award Recipients

May 20, 2018
The ACD Metro Washington Section and ICD Washington, DC Chapter held their Joint Meeting on Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at Positano Ristorante in Bethesda, MD. ACD Executive Director, Dr. Theresa Gonzales, gave a very informative and interesting presentation on Ethics in Dentistry. Dr. George Thomas, ICD DC Deputy Regent introduced the ICD 2018 Howard University College of Dental Medicine Student Award recipients Dr. Shamoona Sharif for Humanitarian and Dr. Richard Long for Leadership. Read more about these outstanding recipients below...