Fellows Bill and Gloria Tyler on a mission to Zambia

Fellows Gloria Tyler and Bill Tyler led of a team of 21 (7 dentists, 1 denturist and 13 auxilliary volunteers) to Grace Academy in Ndola Zambia, March 2018. Grace Academy is a boarding school/orphanage and is the home for 170 orphaned children (primarily HIV +) with ages from birth through young adulthood and approximately 80

Report from the William J. Spence ICD Memorial Foundation.(2018)

The William J. Spence ICD Memorial Foundation January --, 2018 TO: The Fellows of the International College of Dentists (Canada section 2) FROM: President and Board of the William J. Spence ICD Memorial Foundation SUBJECT: Humanitarian Dental Projects of 2017 One may say that the “Spence ICD FOUNDATION” has had a very active year. Funds

Phoenix Smiles Project

Phoenix Smiles Initiative is a non-profit initiative led by Fellow Izchak Barzilay.     Dr. Barzilay's Team PHOENIX SMILES Initiating change, one smile at a time. A Not for Profit Initiative Delivers Dental Care to a Vulnerable Female Population In Toronto Phoenix Smiles was founded by a team of Toronto based dental professionals

Appreciation of Fellow John Zaparinuk.

Recently, Fellow David Zaparinuk died.   John Carl Zaparinuk ZAPARINUK, John Carl October 30, 1932 - May 14, 2018 Dad began his life's journey in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, the son of Ukrainian immigrants seeking opportunity in Canada. An opportunity that he personally grasped and worked incredibly hard to share with all his family. He is

Appreciation of Fellow Doug Yeo

Recently, Fellow Doug Yeo died.   Doug Yeo was born in Gravelbourg Saskatchewan on January 16, 1924 and died in Comox, British Columbia on May 7, 2018. Doug was a Renaissance Man. Professional, scholar, war hero, athlete, humanitarian, are but a few of the labels he wore. Growing up in Saskatchewan in a family of

District 4 Student Award Presentation

The 2017 student (now soon to graduate) Dr. Audrey Pinette, was presented (again) with the plaque in recognition for the ICD Prize in 3rd year. Audrey and her husband were guests at our District 4 ICD Annual Black Tie Dinner, as is the usual custom.  Regent Heinz Scherle and Deputy Regent Jean Bodner are shown

Great Alumni at the University of Toronto

A recent issue of the U of T Dentistry magazine highlighted a number of Alumni who have made a significant impact on the profession.  These distinguished alumni include a number of ICD Fellows:  Carolyn Poonwoo, Anne Dale, John B. MacDonald, Tina Meisami, Edwin Yen and Elizabeth MacSween.  Congratulations to these Fellows for being recognized by