SNDA/HAD to Receive 2011 Chancellor's Award at UMKC
The University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Dentistry will award the 2011 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Dentistry to the institution's chapter of the Student National Dental Association/Hispanic Dental Association (SNDA/HAD).
Dean Michael Glick, Dr. Ruben Cohen Receive Entrepreneurial Education Fund Awards
Dean Michael Glick of the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine received a 2010 Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Education Fund Award for his initiatives that provided opportunities to demonstrate innovative care, policies, and service models.
Dr. Ruben Cohen received a Special Recognition Award for his work with colleagues and Interplast, the first international humanitarian organization to provide free reconstructive surgery in developing countries, primarily to children with cleft lip and palate and burn scar contractures.
The 2010 Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Education Fund Awards, supported by Henry Schein, Inc., honor entrepreneurial initiatives that provide oral health care education to communities. "The principles of leadership and entrepreneurship that Ed Shils championed during his lifetime have remained constant and relevant today, and it is Ed's commitment and spirit that we celebrate through this special award," said Mr. Stanley M. Bergman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Henry Schein, Inc. "It is a great honor to recognize the entrepreneurial spirit of these very deserving winners of the 2010 Shils Awards."