News Notes - November-December 2011

News Notes - November-December 2011

The Editors:

Northwest Dentistry Honored with Golden Pen Award for Dental Journalism

The Publications Committee of the Minnesota Dental Association is pleased to announce that the International College of Dentists has selected “Right from the Start: A New Initiative for Children’s Oral Health; Parts One and Two” (Northwest Dentistry, March-April and May-June 2010) to receive its Golden Pen Award, Honorable Mention, for 2010.  The award was presented to Northwest Dentistry Executive Editor Bill Stein at the ICD’s Dental Editors Conference in conjunction with the Annual Session of the American  Dental Association in October. Authors Christopher Carroll, D.M.D., Teresa Fong, D.D.S., and James Nickman, D.D.S. were presented with a Certificate of Recognition “here at  home” when the Publications Committee met October 26.

Minnesota Academy of General Dentistry Welcomes 2011 Inductees

The Minnesota Academy of General Dentistry congratulates the 2011 Fellowship and Mastership Award recipients along with new Region 10 Trustee Mark Malterud for accomplishing the work these honors represent. MAGD considers each year’s new members shining examples of professionalism and an inspiration to all, and emphasizes the philosophy that because learning is a process, each of us needs to not only seek out his or her own continuing education, but apply that knowledge for the benefit of their patients. MAGD welcomes the following to its ranks:
Maxim S. Barsky, D.D.S., FAGD
Elizabeth M. Lawson, D.D.S., FAGD
Thomas B. Morgan, D.D.S., FAGD
Trent M. Anderson, D.D.S., MAGD
Kimberlee M. Murphy, D.D.S., MAGD