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Permanent link  CDS member Ted Borris joins CDS staff


Borris, Theodore

Longtime CDS member Theodore Borris has joined the CDS staff.

Dr. Borris will serve as Director of Scientific Programs beginning Jan. 5. Current Director of Scientific Programs Aloysius Kleszynski previously announced plans to retire Jan. 1. 

Dr. Borris holds degrees from Loyola University of Chicago, Northeastern Illinois University at the University of Illinois. He also served in the U.S. Air Force, teaching and working as a general dental officer at Randolph Air Force Base in Texas.

Locally, Dr. Borris maintained a private dental practice in Mt. Prospect. He served on the CDS Board of Directors, representing the Northwest Suburban Branch, and held leadership positions with the Illinois State Dental Society and the American Dental Association. 

We look forward to seeing more of him around the CDS HQ as he prepares to assume this new role.


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Permanent link  CDS Review earns kudos from association publishing group


CDS has just learned that two CDS Review articles have been recognized by the Society of National Association Publications for excellence in journalism.

Editor Wally Lamacki's column "Tummy-tucks" (Final Impressions, December 2008) earned the gold award in the magazine column category. Senior Writer Joanna Brown earned a silver award in the magazine feature category for "User reviews: What are patients saying about you online?" The article was published in the September/October 2008 issue.


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