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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

Semiahmoo Mission to Siquijor, the Philippines

Here is a recent set of photos and the report from Fellow Ken Stones for their mission to the Philippines.  The W.J. Spence ICD Memorial Fund sponsored this mission as part of the Canadian Section's humanitarian work. kensiquijorreportdec2017 The Dental Health Bus The Team

Fellow Jean-Paul Lussier – an Appreciation

Dr. Jean-Paul Lussier of Montreal died in December 2017 at the age of 100.  Fellow Lussier was a Dentist, Professor Emeritus and former Dean of the University of Montreal Faculty of Dental Medicine.  His academic credentials include DMD, MSc, PhD, MBA, and two honorary PhD's.  Most of his career was devoted to teaching dentistry but

Newsletter 2018

The 2018 Newsletter of the Canadian Section can be found here.  Please follow the link under "Read more". ICD 2018 nwsltr_A

Semiahmoo Mission to Kenya

SEMIAHMOO DENTAL OUTREACH REPORT Kakamega County, Western Province, Kenya SYNOPSIS In June 2017, the Semiahmoo Dental Outreach (SDO) team, for the first time, ventured to the city of Kakamega in the Western Province of Kenya. SDO teamed up with the NGO ACCES (African Canadian Continuing Education Society) that has been working in Kakamega for 22

Kindness in Action

Kindness in Action was the first recipient of a grant from the W.J. Spence-ICD Memorial Foundation.  The group is well run and some of the Fellows of the Canadian Section have volunteered with them on humanitarian missions.  You can learn more from their newsletter here.  Jan_2018_Newsletter