-- Inspiring Careers in Dental Education award - Dr. Leslie Heffez,
University of Illinois, College of Dentistry, received the award in the
predoctoral level category.
-- Open Category - Georgia Dental Association, "Georgia Dental
Association Law Day Program" received the award in the constituent
category for its multi-faced "Legislative Awareness (Law) Day
program for members. The program was designed to inform and engage
association members and state legislators in the Georgia Dental
-- Open Category - Middlesex County (NJ) Dental Society, "Look Into
the Future," received the award in the component category. The
society's program was designed to foster professional camaraderie
between current and new members.
Golden Apple Awards were also presented in June at the National Conference on the New Dentist in New Orleans. Dr. Peter Theodorou, New York State Dental Association, received the New Dentist Leadership Award. Dr. Irvin Silverstein, San Diego County Dental Society, received the Outstanding Leadership in Mentoring Award. Dr. Sammy Pak, Washington State Dental Association, received the New Dentists Legislative Leadership Award.
About the American Dental Association
Celebrating its 150th anniversary, the not-for-profit ADA is the
nation's largest dental association, representing more than 156,000 dentist
members. The premier source of oral health information, the ADA has
advocated for the public's health and promoted the art and science of
dentistry since 1859. The ADA's state-of-the-art research facilities
develop and test dental products and materials that have advanced the
practice of dentistry and made the patient experience more positive. The
ADA Seal of Acceptance long has been a valuable and respected guide to
consumer dental care products. T
|SOURCE American Dental Association|
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