The William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation and Achievement (The Gies Awards) are the preeminent recognition of individuals or organizations for exceptional contributions to oral health and dental education, research and leadership.
Considered the “Oscars” of dental education, the Gies Awards recognizes exceptional contributions to and support of oral health and dental education.
ADEA recognizes achievement and distinction among its members through its awards program offered in conjunction with ADEA's corporate partners.
Eric Chen, D.D.S., a 2014 graduate of Loma Linda University School of Dentistry (LLUSD) was one of four students chosen from among American dental schools in 2013 to receive the Dental Trade Alliance Foundation Scholarship.
The American Dental Association (ADA) Foundation, in cooperation with the Academy of Operative Dentistry, will accept applications for the 2015 Dr. Ray Bowen Student Research Award through December 5.
Matthew Enns, D.D.S. was recently honored by the American Dental Association (ADA) and the American Student Dental Association (ASDA) and the Pierre Fauchard Academy for his strong commitment to public service and dental care for the underprivileged.
A pediatric dentistry graduate student at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry (U-M SOD) has received a postdoctoral research fellowship to compare different ways to treat deep cavities in children’s molars.
Winners will be recognized at the Gies Awards celebration, to be held Monday, March 9, 2015, in conjunction with the 2015 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition in Boston.
On Graduation Eve, a special ceremony took place in the chapel at University Hospital.
Yvonne Kapila, D.D.S., Ph.D., of the University of Michigan School of Dentistry (U-M SOD), received the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) 2014 Innovation in Oral Care Award.