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
The Class of 1978 celebrated our 40th reunion last Friday. 19 out of 37 attended. I didn't realize how many of my classmates hold FICD until I looked the picture: Hank Klein, David Rife, Graham Lee, David Sweet and myself in the picture, missing Marty Braverman, Rick Hallett ...7 out of 37. Report by Regent
L-R: Deputy Regent Arlene Dagys, Paula Hsien, Dean Dan Haas Deputy Regent Arlene Dagys presented the ICD Student Award for 2017 to U of T student Paula Hsien.
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
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
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 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
Fellow Ken Stones reports on the Semiahmoo Group’s humanitarian mission to Siquior, the Philippines.
SEMIAHMOO DENTAL OUTREACH: November 20 to December 1, 2017 Siquijor, Philippines The Semiahmoo Dental Outreach (SDO) team completed its eighth annual dental clinic in Siquijor December 1st, 2017. Our goals were to continue to treat as many school children as possible, and to promote prevention of dental disease on the island of Siquijor,