Archive from December 2018

ICD USA Section — Introducing 2019 President, Dr. Peter P. Korch III

December 1, 2018
December 2018 — Gaithersburg, MD The USA Section of the International College of Dentists introduces Dr. Peter P. Korch III as their 2019 President. Photo: 2018 President Dr. Joseph R. Kenneally Congratulates Dr. Peter P. Korch. Congratulations Dr. Korch! Read more about Dr. Korch: Dr. Korch is a 1991 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, he served as ASDA President in his fourth year. He is a second generation dentist who maintains offices in two locations, and his primary practice...

District 4 News — Dr. Ioana Bettios with faculty from Howard managed two missions with Dental Students to underserved populations

December 18, 2018
Dental students from Howard University College of Dentistry under the direction of ICD Fellow Dr. Ioana Bettios and faculty from the University supported two missions at Remote Area Medical (RAM) in Southern Virginia. The students provided to underserved populations of over $600K dental care with extractions, restorations, cleanings, treatment plans during visits at Emporia, VA ( June 2018), and Gloucester, VA (Oct 2018) seeing over 650 patients.

ICD USA Section Foundation News — Grant Recipient Project Launch: Introducing the Global Health Starter Kit

December 20, 2018
Dear Colleagues, Are you looking to incorporate oral health into your global health curriculum? Or, are you working on including global health in your dental curriculum? Want to learn more about global oral health? The Harvard School of Dental Medicine Office of Global and Community Health is proud to announce the launch of the Global Health Starter Kit, a competency-based global oral health ‘starter’ curriculum designed for educators and students. This new curriculum includes comprehensive materials for educators and instructors,...

2018 USA Section President Joseph R. Kenneally's Farewell Message

December 20, 2018
Farewell Message from the 2018 ICD USA Section President Joseph R. Kenneally December 2018 It doesn’t seem that long ago that District One Regent Van Zissi asked me to step up as the ICD Deputy Regent from Maine. I didn’t realize then how the College would weave itself into the fabric of my life, little by little, until it became a family affair for Lisa and me, eventually bringing us into contact with fellow dentists around the country and the...

District 2 News — GHSA, NYU Langone Dental Chapter Mission Trips

December 21, 2018
The ICD-GHSA, NYU Langone Dental Chapter is pleased to report that in 2018 its members were active with global mission trips. In March 2018, a team of residents and alumni members conducted an academic mission in collaboration with the University of the West Indies-Mona Campus in Kingston, Jamaica. In July and August 2018, another team of residents, faculty members, and alumni visited the Lusaka Dental Training School in Zambia and gave lectures to dentists, dental therapists, dental assistants, and dental...

District 8 News — Practice Management Lecture given by Dr. Bob Pick of the Illinois Chapter for Dental Nachos!

December 22, 2018
Dr. Bob Pick of the Illinois Chapter spoke on November 8th and 9th, 2018 in Philadelphia, for Dr. Paul Goodman who runs the super successful Facebook Group known as Dental Nachos. He lectured on "Powerful Management Secrets of the Super Successful Dental Business: New Patients, Growth & Wealth Creation!" A topic so important in today's dental environment! Covered was the ever importance use of a "PBR!" - for The Pick Business-Team-Building Retreat, developing your Brand (what do you and your...

District 16 News — Dr. Francis G. Serio 2018 Distinguished Achievement Alumni Award

December 27, 2018
Dr. Francis G. Serio has been selected as the 2018 Distinguished Achievement Alumni Award recipient at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. Congratulations Dr. Serio! Click Here to Read More