Archive from July 2018

District 8 News — ICD USA Section Funding Awarded to the Extramural Program at the University of Illinois-Chicago College Of Dentistry

July 11, 2018
Congratulations to the Extramural Program at the University of Illinois-Chicago College of Dentistry! They are once again being awarded funding from the International College of Dentists for their program which includes countries outside of the US. The funds will help the College’s international service learning rotations. The College offers rotations in Guatemala, Tanzania, and China. At these rotations, students learn how dentistry is practiced in foreign countries and share their knowledge of American dentistry with their hosts. Photo (L -...

District 1 News — 2018 ICD Student Humanitarian Award Recipient

July 12, 2018
Dr. Jeffrey W. Hutter, Dean and Spencer N. Frankl Professor in Dental Medicine, presented dental student Dr. Nicholas Capezio from Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine with the 2018 ICD Student Humanitarian Award. Congratulations Dr. Capezio! Photo (L - R): Ms. Kathleen Held, Director of Global Initiatives, Dr. Michelle Henshaw, Associate Dean for Global and Population Health, Dr. Nicholas Capezio, Class of 2018, and Dr. Jeffrey W. Hutter, Dean and Spencer N. Frankl Professor in Dental Medicine

District 1 News — 2018 Student Leadership Award

July 12, 2018
Dr. Jeffrey W. Hutter presented Dr. Khushbu Malhotra with the Student Leadership Award! Photo (L - R): Dr. Jeffrey W. Hutter, Dean and Dr. Khushbu Malhotra, Class of 2018

District 1 News — 2018 ICD Student Leadership Award Recipient

July 12, 2018
Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine's Dr. Jeffrey W. Hutter, Dean and Spencer N. Frankl Professor in Dental Medicine, presented Dr. Khushbu Malhotra with the 2018 ICD Student Leadership Award. Congratulations Dr. Malhotra! Photo (L - R): Dr. Jeffrey W. Hutter, Dean and Spencer N. Frankl Professor in Dental Medicine​ and Dr. Khushbu Malhotra, Class of 2018

District 9 News — University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry 2018 Student Leadership Award Recipient

July 12, 2018
Dr. Gary Jeffers from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry presented Dr. Khashayar Azimi with the 2018 ICD Student Leadership Award. Congratulations Dr. Khashayar Azimi! Photo (L - R): Dr. Gary Jeffers and Award Recipient Dr. Khashayar Azimi.

District 2 News — 2018 ICD Student Humanitarian and Leadership Award Recipients

July 12, 2018
New York University College of Dentistry named Dr. Leslie Chu as the recipient of the 2018 Student Humanitarian Award and Dr. Andrew Kary as the 2018 Student Leadership Award recipient. Congratulations Dr. Chu and Dr. Kary! Photo (L - R): Dr. Mark Wolff, Senior Associate Dean for Development, Dr. Andrew Kary, Student; and Dr. Stuart Hirsch, Vice Dean for International Initiatives and Continuing Dental Education. Dr. Leslie Chu, the Humanitarian Award recipient, was not present.

District 6 News — Dr. Gerald Karr Presents 2018 ICD Student Awards to Tennessee Schools

July 12, 2018
May 5, 2018 — District 6 Regent Dr. Gerald Karr presented Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry student Dr. Stephanie Brown with the 2018 ICD Student Humanitarian Award and Dr. Jeremy Sprouse with the 2018 ICD Student Leadership Award. Dr. Karr also presented Dr. Brent Danley with the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Dentistry 2018 ICD Leadership Award. Congratulations Drs. Brown, Sprouse and Danley! Photo (L - R): Meharry Leadership Award Winner Dr. Jeremy Sprouse, Dr. Gerald...

USA SECTION PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE — SUMMER 2018

July 30, 2018
Message from the President Summer 2018 As I write this, the USA ICD Section is in the midst of planning for the celebration of a special event in its long history. In 2020, the College will celebrate the Centennial of its conception by American dental educator Dr. Louis Ottofy and his Japanese host, friend and colleague, Dr. Tsurukichi Okumura, which occurred at celebratory dinner in Tokyo, Japan in 1920. The International Centennial Celebration will be held in Nagoya, Japan in...