Leaders of ICD, ADA, FDI, Henry Schein, Inc. and Dental Tribune International join the Global Centennial Launch in San Francisco!
Journalist and award-winning TV anchor personality Jane Pauley showed her support for the College 100 year anniversary and Core Values after reviewing the Centennial Brochure presented by Centennial Gala Chair Prof. Mauro Labanca during the GNYDM lunch.
The International Council met for their annual meeting in New York City, Nov. 24-27, 2018, during the Greater New York Dental Meeting. Events included an Induction Ceremony for Section XX, cultural dinner and music, Executive, Council and committee meetings, and many pre-Centennial activities and announcements.
The festive stage was set for ICD and Henry Schein to launch their Centennial Partnership during a Welcome Reception in New York. The next day, ICD was hosted by Henry Schein at the GNYDM Luncheon.
Master Fellow William Wong donated 1 million Hong Kong Dollars ($130,000 US) to ICD Section XV to establish an educational fund, with the mission to promote dental education in the Belt and Road countries and progress vital to the advancement of dentistry in developing Asian nations.
Pope Francis hosted a delegation of the International College of Dentists. Representatives of the College Centennial Committee presented the pope with a unique commemorative book [now housed in the Vatican library], introducing the Core Values of the College and featuring an on-going humanitarian program in Angola.