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CDS Meetings & Events
Greg Psaltis, DDS, is the 2014 Gordon J. Christensen Lecturer Award winner. The award was established in 1990 and is presented by its distinguished namesake, acknowledging the recipient Midwinter Meeting lecturer’s contributions to dentistry. Read more. . .
NASCAR driver Greg Biffle was given the 2014 George H. Cushing Award — the annual Midwinter Meeting honor that recognizes those who raise public awareness about the importance of oral health. The Communications Committee of the Chicago Dental Society recommends the award winner. The award is named after the second CDS president, whose first term was 1865-66.
Brian Homann is the recipient of the 2013 CDS Foundation Vision Award. The award honors outstanding volunteer achievement. The recipient is chosen because he/she is a dedicated philanthropist and volunteer who generously supports access to care programs and dental education for the underserved in their community; practices the dental profession with integrity, honesty, and truthfulness with commitment to the protection of the public trust; demonstrates altruism in endeavors, meriting the respect of patients, colleagues and the community and leads and inspires others through a high sense of purpose and dedication. Read more. . .
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A tradition of working for the dental profession. The Chicago Dental Society was organized in 1864 and incorporated in 1878. The objective of the Chicago Dental Society is to encourage the improvement of the health of the public, to promote the art and science of dentistry and to represent the intrest of the members of the profession and the public that it serves.
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