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Runningasuccessfulpracticeinvolvesaccessingawiderangeofproductsequipmentandservicesbutndingtheseresourcesonyourowncanbehardwork.HenryScheinDentalrecognisestheseissuesandisdedicatedtohelpingyouovercomethem.Byworkingwithoneofourlocalaccountmanagersyouwillhavedirectaccesstoourteamsofspecialistsandusingtheirknowledgeandexpertiseyoucanndeverythingyouneedtorunanefcientandprotablepractice.08700102043everythinghenryschein.co.ukwww.henryschein.co.ukHenryScheinUKHenryScheinUK SUCCESSExperienceCAMLOGlivewww.camlog.comTheCAMLOGImplantSystemhasbeenagenuinesuccessstorysince1999.Itsoutstandinguser-friendlinessfirst-rateprecisionandcoherentprostheticorientationhaveconvincedmoreandmoreusers.Roundingoffitsoverallofferwithanexceptionalprice-performanceratioCAMLOGhasbecomethetrustedsupplierofchoicefornumerousimplantprofessionals.Goandseeforyourselfwww.camlog.comCAMLOGstandsforsuccess.MillionfoldprovenSCREW-LINEoutergeometryFastsecurepositioningthroughthreegroovesandcamsExcellentTube-in-TubeconnectionAlternativelywithplatform-switchingHighradialpositionprecisionTemplate-guidedimplantationasanoption THEGLOBE2014ISSN2226-163XVOLUME74THEGLOBEispublishedannuallybytheInternationalCollegeoDentistsInc.ormembersonly.Originallybeganpublishingin1959underthetitleICDNewsletterchangedtoTHEGLOBEin1984.CorrespondencerelatingtoTHEGLOBEshouldbeaddressedtoTheEditorattheCollegeOfceSeemast-head.POSTMASTERANDMEMBERSSENDALLADDRESSCHANGEStoChel-seaWhiteExecutiveAssistantattheCollegeOfceorviae-mailtochelseawhiteicd.org.EDITOR-IN-CHIEFS.DovSydneyaSSOCIaTEEDITORSRichardGaleoneLansdalePennsylvaniaUSAJ.BrianClarkTillsonburgOntarioCanadaFedericoPerez-DiezGuanajuatoMexicoRaulCorvalanSantiagoChileWaltervanDrielVorrshotenNetherlandsR.C.KakarNewDelhiIndiaSetsuyaSuzukiTokyoJapanJennierSmythFigTreePocketBrisbaneAustraliaElizabethCarrascoPasigCityPhilippinesCedricHaddadBeirutLebanonWonhiYooSeoulSouthKoreaHsin-ChengLiuTaipeiCityTaiwanHuTaoChengduSichuanChinaKyawSeinYangonMyanmarJohnV.HintermanFlintMichiganUSAEDITORIalaSSISTaNTChelseaWhiteaRTDIRECTOREstherKreismanPaSTEDITORSOFTHEGlOBE19591976HaroldS.Eberhardt19772002WilliamE.Hawkins20032005RichardA.Smith20062011JohnV.Hinterman2014INTERNaTIONallEaDERSHIPImmediatePastPresidentI.LeonAronsonPresidentWoongYangPresidentElectJoeKenneallyVicePresidentPhillipDowellTreasurerCliveB.RossEditorS.DovSydneySecretaryGeneralJohnV.HintermanINTERNaTIONalCOllEGEOFDENTISTSWorldHeadquartersG3535BeecherRd.SuiteGFlintMichigan48532USAPhone810-820-3087Fax810-265-7047Emailofceicd.orgWebsitewww.icd.orgMOTTORecognizingServiceandtheOpportunitytoServeMISSIONSTATEMENTTheInternationalCollegeofDentistsisaleadinghonorarydentalorganizationdedicatedtotherecognitionofoutstandingprofessionalachievementandmeritoriousserviceandthecontinuedprogressofdentistryforthebenetofallhumankind.GOALSTheGoalsfollowtheveCollegeCoreValuestowhichtheyarelinked.LeadershipUpholdthehigheststandardofprofessionalcompetenceandpersonalethics.RecognitionRecognizedistinguishedservicetotheprofessionandthepublicworldwide.HumanitarianismFostermeasuresforthepreventionandtreatmentoforaldiseasebyencouragingandsupportinghumanitarianprojects.EducationContributetotheadvancementoftheprofessionofdentistrybyfosteringthegrowthanddiffusionofdentalknowledgeworldwide.ProfessionalRelationsProvideauniversalforumforthecultivationofcordialrelationswithintheprofessionandtoassistinpreservingthehighestperceptionoftheprofession.OBJECTIVESToprovideauniversalforumforthecultivationofcordialrelationswithintheprofession.Tofosterthegrowthanddiffusionofdentalknowledge.Torecognizedistinguishedservicetotheprofessionandtothepublicworldwide.Topromotepost-graduatestudyandresearchintheeldoforalhealth.Tocontributetotheadvancementoftheprofessionofdentistryinternationally.Toencourageandsupportprojectsofahumanitariannature.Toupholdthehigheststandardofprofessionalcompetenceandpersonalethics.Toassistinpreservingthehighestpublicperceptionoftheprofession.Toperpetuatethehistoryoftheprofessionandmaintainitsdignityandstature. 2014InternationalOfcersandCouncilors_______________________4TheEditorsPen_______________________________________________6LeadershipAgenda_____________________________________________7PastPresidentLeonAronson____________________________________9SecretaryGeneralsReview_____________________________________10TheICDGlobalVisionaryFund________________________________12AnnualSurveyResults________________________________________14FocusonCommunications_____________________________________15InternationalCouncilMeetinginChengduChina________________16InterviewwithThe2014InternationalPresident_________________18AnAlbumoICDWorldwideProjects__________________________20TheSectionsoTheInternationalCollegeoDentists_____________31SectionIUSA_____________________________________________32SectionIICanada__________________________________________35SectionIIIMexico___________________________________________38SectionIVSouthAmerica____________________________________41SectionVEurope___________________________________________44SectionVIIndiaSriLankaNepal_____________________________47SectionVIIJapan____________________________________________50SectionVIIIAustralasia_______________________________________53SectionIXPhilippines_______________________________________56SectionXMiddleEast_______________________________________59SectionXIKorea____________________________________________62SectionXIIChineseTaipei___________________________________64SectionXIIIChina___________________________________________66SectionXIVMyanmar________________________________________68SectionXXRegions__________________________________________70MarkBartoldMyTop10Concerns_____________________________75Allstatementsoopinionandsupposedactsarepublishedwiththeauthor-ityothewriterunderwhosenametheyappearandarenotnecessarilytoberegardedastheviewsotheInternationalCollegeoDentists.ThereoretheCollegeitsofcersemployeesandeditorsacceptnoliabilityorresponsibilitywhatsoeverortheconsequencesoanyinaccurateormisleadingstatementsmadebythecontributorstothepublication.Allrightsarereserved.NopartoTHEGLOBEmaybereproducedortransmittedinanyormorbyanymeanselectronicormechanicalincludingphotocopyingoranyinormationstorageandretrievalsystemwithoutthewrittenpermissionromthepublisher.Displayadvertisingratesareavailableonlineatwww.icd.orgorromtheCollegeOfce.TheInternationalCollegeoDentistsreservestherighttorejectanyadvertisingwhichdoesnotconormwiththeofcialICDAdvertisingStandardswhichareavailableuponrequest.INSTRUCTIONSTOAUTHORSareavailableatwww.icd.organdreerredtoastheSubmissionGuidelinesunderthesectionentitledPublications.SECTIONREPORTSIMPACTINTERNaTIONalCOuNCIlCOMMENTaRYThePortugeseNGOSmilingWorldpromotesoralhealthaccessibilitytopeopleofallagesandsocialstatuses.Itisamodelforaneffectiveprogramraisingawarenessthroughinternationaldentalprojects.CONTENTSCOVERJournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists THEGlOBE2014INTERNATIONALCOUNCILTHE2014INTERNaPresidentWoongYangKoreaVicePresidentPhillipDowellUKPresidentEectJosephR.KenneallyUSATresrerCliveB.RossNewZealandINTERNATIONALOFFICERSINTERNATIONALCOUNCILORSKeithW.SuchyCarolI.TurnerRichardM.SmithHenryL.DiversiJr.LeightonA.WierM.ChristineBenoitJamesJ.ConrardyLindaHimmelbergerBettieR.McKaigSectionIUSASectionVEuropeanArgiriosPissiotisFransH.M.KroonPhillipDowellSectionVIIndiaRajeshChandnaD.N.KapoorSectionVIIJapanKojiHashimotoAkiraSendaChristianRochefortQ.SectionIVSouthAmericaSectionIICanadaDonnaM.BrodeJackMcListerMichaelKenneyJoseAntonioBelloRochSectionIIIMexico4JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists INTERNATIONALCOUNCILTHEGlOBE2014TIONalCOuNCIlEditorS.DovSydneyIsraelImmeditePstPresidentI.LeonAronsonUSASecretryGenerJohnV.HintermanUSAStandingCommitteesAwardsLeonAronsonCommunicationsDonnaBrodeConstitutionandBylawsLeightonWierExecutiveWoongYangFinanceCliveB.RossGrowthandDevelopmentCedricHaddadFransKroonHistoryKojiHashimotoProjectsJamesConrardyNominationsLeonAronsonAdHocCommitteesMembershipBettieMckaigStrategicPlanningJosephKenneallyRajeshChandnaTaskForcesEditorsDovSydneyIntlCollaborativeInitiativeBettieMcKaigOSAPChristineBenoitProject55JamesConrardyRussiaInitiativeFransKroonArgiriosPissiotisCOMMITTEECHAIRSEMERITUSOFFICERSSecretryGenerEmeritsRobertE.BradyDeptySecretryGenerEmeritsGeorgeD.SelfridgeEditorEmeritsWilliamE.HawkinsAfricaSectorCounciloratLargeKimChuanHowGbemisolaAgbelusiChristopherOgunsaluSectionXXRegionsAsiaSectorCedricP.HaddadJr.SectionXMiddleEastSectionVIIIAustralasianCliveB.RossHermogenesP.VillarealSectionIXThePhilippinesHoYoulChangSectionXIKoreaSectionXIIIChinaXuedongZhouSectionXIVMyanmarTunTunThweSectionXIIChineseTaipeiYuh-YuanShiau5JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists THEGlOBE2014INTERNATIONALCOUNCILManyleadersofprofessionalorganizationsexpressacommonfrustrationregardingconstituentswhoexhibitonlyapassiveinterestintheirassociationactivities.OurCollegeisnoexception.ThemagnitudeofFellowsidentifyingwiththiscategorywasdramaticallyrevealedinthe2013demographicsurveyentitledWhoWeAredescribedonpage14.Fellowswereaskedtochoosetheirprimarymotivationformaintainingmembership.JustunderhalfdemonstratedproactiveinterestsintheCollegebyselectingTomaintainnetworkingandcontactswithcolleaguesorTopromoteorparticipateinICDprojects.Paradoxically55answeredinthepassiveveinsatisedtomerely..beassociatedwiththesocietythathonoredme.Inafollow-upquestion33admittednotparticipatinginanyCollegeactivitiessincetheirinductionceremonies.TheselatertworesponsesrepresentasignicantICDsegmentthatisnotengagedinCollegeactivitiesorgovernance.Ourmemberparticipationdataparallelsthebreakdownsobservedinotherhonorarysocietiessupportingthepresumptionthateveryorganizationwillhaveitsleadersandfollowers.ThiswouldappeartobeanoxymoronwhendescribingtheCollegepool.UnlikeotherorganizationstheICDispopulatedexclusivelybydentistrysrecognizedleadersthemoversandshakersofourprofession.Theexplanationforthisconundrumliesinthesuggestionthatwemayhavemadeunrealisticassumptionsfromtheoutset.Mostfellowshipclassesarecautionedthatthemomentousoccasionoftheirinductionisonlythebeginningnottheendofaroadwhichuptothatmomenthasbeenadornedbysignpostsacknowledgingtheirsignicantcontributionstowardsenhancingourprofessionandthebenetofmankind.ThisisafterallthesinequonomofourCollegemottoRecognizingserviceandtheopportunitytoserve.Therewaslittledoubtthatthosesupremelyqualiedinducteeshavingbeencarefullypeer-reviewedwouldcontinuealongtheidenticalcommittedpathwaythatearnedthemtheirfellowshipintherstplace.CantheseelitemembersofourprofessionbejustiablycriticizedfordoingpreciselywhatwasexpectedofthemalbeitwithouthavingembracedICDactivitiesamongtheircompetitivelistsofdedicatedprioritiesandprofessionalobligationsFellowsthoughseeninfrequentlyatCollegeeventsneverthe-lessadmirablyservetheCollegeinotherways.Theirpresenceisubiquitous.Thesurveyconrmedthat91ofallCollegeFellowsparticipateinorganizeddentistryorvoluntaryactivitieswheretheyrepresenttheCollegeasworthyambassadorsandnoticeableexamplesofthecharacterofdentistswehonorandthecontributionstohu-manitywerecognize.UponelectiontohighocereceiptofanawardorrecognitionintheleadingscienticliteratureourcolleaguesareconspicuouslyidentiedwiththedistinctionofbeingaFellowoftheInternationalCollegeofDentists.Wecanalltakeprideintheinestimableprestigereectedbytheiraccomplishmentsuponthepristinenameofourglobalinstitution.AndletusnotunderestimateafundamentalrealityessentialtothebusinessoftheCollegethesemembersthoughpassiveinrespecttoICDactivityprovidedependableannualduespay-mentswhicharevitaltothenan-cialstabilityoftheCollegeandthecontinuationofoutreachandphil-anthropicprogramsthroughouttheworld.ItwouldbeaworthyendeavortolearnhowFellowsestablishtheirextracurricularprioritieswhiledevelopingincentivestoencourageparticipationinICDactivities.InthemeantimeallmembersingoodstandingactivelyengagedorpassivelysupportingourobjectivesandgoalsshouldbeseenasequallyvaluedandappreciatedsegmentsoftheCollegewhoseverydiversitycontributestotheappealstrengthandinclusivecharacteroftheICD.THEEDITORSPEN6JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsWhatsWrongWithPassiveS.DovSydneyEditor-in-Chief lEaDERSHIPaGENDaPresidentWoongYangDr.YanghasaccumulatedtheexperienceandknowledgetoleadtheCollegethisyearasheplansonexpandingtheunderstandingandapplicationofprogramsthatwillassistinhelpingdisabledpeople.AtthesametimeDr.YangiscommittedtoincreasingtheCollegesgrowthanddevelopmentactivities.ItwasmyhonorandpleasuretobeelectedasaPresidentfor2014.Asaco-founderoftheSmileCharityFoundationforthedentaltreatmentofthedisabledpeopleinKoreaIlookforwardtosharingthetechnologyandadministrativeskillsrequiredforsimiliarprogramsthroughouttheworld.Readmoreinthe2014InternationalPresidentsinterviewonpage18.PresidentElectJoeKenneallyAsIbeginmytermasPresident-ElectIamheartenedbytheICDsentryintopreviouslyunderrepresentedareassuchasWestAfricaandpartsoftheMiddleEast.HoweverIamconcernedthatdespitethisfactthemembershipoftheCollegeitselfisnotgrowing.Wehavehadapproximately12000Fellowsforthelastsixyears.ManyofourSectionsareactuallygettingsmallerduetotheagingofourpopulationsandthelackofsuccessfulrecruitingtoreplacethosewhohavepassedon.Ourexpensesareincreasingwithworldwideinationandnecessarytechnologicalimprovements.Thereareapproximately1.8milliondentistsworkingintheworldtoday.IftheICDsuccessfullyrecruitedjustthetop2ofthemwewouldhavetriplethenumberofFellowsthatwehavetoday36000.Ifweloweredourstandardsandjusttriedtohonorthetop4wewouldhave72000Fellows.Justthinkofwhatwecouldaccomplishwiththesetypesofnumberswiththistypeofmanpowerwiththeduesdollarsthatthisscalecouldcreate.Doesitdiluteinanywaythehonoroffellowshiptolimitmembershiptothe96thor98thpercentileofourprofessionIthinknot.TheInternationalCouncilhasappointedtwoadhoccommitteestotrytosolvetheseproblemstheCommitteeonMembershipRecruitmentandRetentionandtheStrategicPlanningCommittee.TheywilllookatourtraditionsandruleswithaneyetowardcreatingpathwaystofellowshipthatcouldneverhavebeenenvisionedbyDrs.OkumuraandOttofyandtheircontemporaries.IfwedonothingtochangethewaywehavedonethingsfordecadestheCollegewilleventuallyceasetoexist.TheCouncilandtheadhoccommitteeswillundoubtedlyndsomebarrierstofellowshipandstrategizewaystoremovethem.Nomatterwhattheydiscoverandwhateversolutionstheyproposethesolutionrestswitheachofyou.EveryFellowknowsadeservingcolleagueortwowhowouldwelcomethehonoroffellowship.2014wouldbeagreatyeartohonorthatcolleaguepleaseconsidernominatinghimorherthisyear.VicePresidentPhillipDowellBeingelectedVicePresidentisagreathonorthatIacceptedwithbothprideandhumilityatthelastInternationalCouncilMeetinginChengduChina.EvenbeforebecominganInterna-tionalCouncilorIwasco-optedontothecommitteefortheseparationoftheCouncilOcefromSectionI.Thatpro-cesswaspivotalingivingtheCollegegreatertimeforhelpingindividualSectionsespeciallySectionXX.SincethattimeIhaveservedontheCommitteeforGrowthandDevelopmentandchairedtheCommitteesonProjectsandCouncilRestructure.AsChairofProjectsIdevelopedtheDiamondSponsorshipProgramamajorhelpwiththeCollegenances.NotonlyisitvitaltopartnerwiththesesponsorsbutalsofundamentallyimportanttokeeptheminformedandhappytocontinuetheirsupportforourCollege.InChinatheInternationalCouncilwasinformedabouttheGlobalVisionaryFundGVFandvedirectorswereappointedandaskedmetochairthefund.TheGVFisthephilanthropicarmoftheICDInternationalCouncilandwilldistributefundsreceivedfromindividualsandcorporationsinsupportofICDinitiativesindentaleducationandhumanitarianaidthroughouttheworldbutwithemphasisontheICDRegions.INTERNATIONALCOUNCILTHEGlOBE20147JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsOfficersRemarks THEGlOBE2014INTERNATIONALCOUNCIL...CollegeOfficersAlreadywehaveindividualFoundersCircledonationsandwillstartthecorporateFoundersCirclewiththemembersofthedentaltrade.Acommitteetooverseethespendingoffundswillbecreatedconsistingofexpertsintheeldofeducationanddentalpublichealthtoexplorethecosthealthbenetofprojectswhereappropriate.ThenextfewyearswillbeveryexcitingwithnewinitiativesimprovedcommunicationsstreamlinegovernancewithtightercontrolsonnancegrowthanddevelopmentoftheCollegeinternationally.WehavecometowherewearebythehardworkanddeterminationofeveryonefromtheexecutiveocersoftheCollegetotheindividualFellowsintheirDistrictsandRegions.Goingforwardislikestandingontheshouldersofgiants.EditorDovSydneyAsEditormyfocusofactivitiesisdirectedtowardsoversightandmanagementofourpublicationsandtheCollegewebsitehoweverafterhavingbeencombinedthispastyearwiththepositionasDirectorofCommunicationsmyrolehasbeenexpandedtoincreaseandfacilitatethedisseminationofinformationabouttheCollegerapidlyandmorebroadlytoFellowsthroughouttheworld.Additionallywewillworktoenlightennon-ICDdentistsotherhealthorganizationsandthepressabouttheimportantworkoftheCollege.MoreonCollegecommunicationinthearticleonpage15.THEGLOBEmodelofproductionhasworkedwellastheprocessbeginsinearnestabouteightmonthspriortoourdistributiontargetofMarcheachyear.Thereareastillafewcountriesintheworldwheredeliveryiscomplicatedbycustomsregulationsbutweareworkingdiligentlytocorrecttheproblems.TheCollegeTodayTCTe-newsletterisgaininginpopularitywiththeFellows.Eachnewadditionhashadincreasedinthenumberofstoriescoveredaswellastheembeddedinteractivelinksandreferences.Theemail-basedCollegeUpdateincludesperiodicbriefnewsandpresidentialmessages.ThisformatincreasesthefrequencyofnewsandinformationcomingoutoftheCouncilOce.AsadbuttimelyuseofthismediawastoreporttotheworldwideICDmembershipofthesuddenpassingofformerInternationalPresidentCharleySiroky.OnahappiernotewhentheInternationalOcerselectionresultswereannouncedduringtheInternationalCouncilMeetinginChengduthousandsofFellowsaroundtheworldsimultaneouslyreceivedtheresultsinaNewsFlashUpdateintheiremailboxes.Thewebsiteicd.orgisaworkinprogressandweareconstantlyseekingtoimproveboththedesignandcontentwhilemaintainingconsistency.WearecurrentlylookingatanewdesignforthewebsiteinordertomakeitmoreinvitingforFellowsbyincreasingbothrelevancyandvalue.TreasurerCliveRossThethreeyearssinceIassumedthepositionofTreasurerhavebeenmarkedbyrapiddevelopmentswithintheCollegeincludingstructurevisionandmodernization.AsTreasurerthechallengehasbeentokeepthefaithasitweretoensurethenancialresourcesareprioritizedformaximumoutcomebenetandallowtheenthusiasmgeneratedbytheCounciltobereectingourpre-eminenthonorarydentalCollege.TheTreasurersroleisofcoursetoensuretheCollegeworkswithinitsappropriatelysetannualbudgetshowsresponsibilitywhenallocatingnancestothemanyinitiativesgeneratedbytheCouncilbutatthesametimeandveryimportantlymaintainstheroleoftheindividualFellowsadvocate.EverydollarspentbytheCouncilOceinactioningcomesfromtheircontributionandmustbevaluedaccordinglywithsensitivityandprudence.TheTreasureristheguardianofthattrustallocatedbyeachindividualFellow.AsTreasureritisincumbentthatthenancesarehealthyforthefunctioningoftheInternationalCouncilandOce.Forthisreasonaninternationalincreasefortheyear2015of5perFellowwasrecommendedandapproved.OurDiamondSponsorpartnershaveenabledasignicantboosttoourcommunicationsandenhancedourabilitytoreachawiderspectrumofdentistsallaroundtheworldaprioritymissionfortheCollege.Thispartnershipisspecialandgreatlyvalued.TheseyearshavebeenexcitingformeandaprivilegetohavebeenpartofsuchadynamicexecutiveandforwardthinkingCouncil.TheCollegeisingoodhands.8JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistslEaDERSHIPaGENDa INTERNATIONALCOUNCILTHEGlOBE2014IwishthateveryonecouldhavetheopportunitytoserveasPresidentoftheInternationalCollegeofDentists.ItwasanamazingyearandonethatwilllongliveinmywifeBarbaraandmymemories.IrstwanttothankourCouncilorstheExecutiveCommitteeandCouncilOcefortheirhardworkandbeingsuchavitalpartofallthatwasaccomplishedduringmyyearasPresident.Itwasayearthatsawthreead-hoccommitteesinplayandtheinformationthatwasgatheredwillservetheCollegewellintheyearstocome.IcannotsayenoughaboutthesupportandoutstandingjobthatSecretaryGeneralJackHintermanandExecutiveAssistantChelseaWhitedid.Theyarelargelyresponsibleforkeepingusontrackandtheresultsweenjoyed.ItwasayearofrstswithEditorDovSydneyservingasourCommunicationsDirectorandwhatagreatjobhedidingettingusmaximumexposureinsomanyways.ItwasthersttimethatthePresidentsvideomessageswereoeredonFacebookwithsomeofthemessagestranslatedintodierentlanguages.AndmostimportantwasthelaunchingoftheGlobalVisionaryFundwhichwillgiveFellowsallovertheworldtheopportunitytocontributeandallowtheCollegetodoevenmorewiththeadditionalfunds.MyVisitationsAsIlookbacktherearethreeareasthatseemtostandoutPeopleProjectsandPride.ThisyearmyvisitationstookmetoMyanmarSouthKoreaTaiwanJapanDenmarkChinaandNewOrleansLouisiana.IregretnotbeingabletoattendthemeetingsinSectionsIICanadaandIIIMexicoasIwascommittedtootherSectionmeetings.Weaddedmanynewfriendsalongthewaytothosewehaveenjoyedovertheyears.WiththisexperienceIammoreconvincedthaneverthatifweputasidereligioncultureandcustomsweareallthesame.Weallwantthebestforourfamiliesandasdentiststhebestforourpatientsandourprofession.MytravelsrevealedjusthowmuchweareanactiongroupandtheamazingworkbeingdonebytheICDaroundtheworld.Isaythisbecauseofalltheprojectsthatwerediscussedduringthesevisits.InadditiontothegroupeducationalandhumanitarianprojectswedomanyotherprojectssomeofthemcivicareinitiatedandfundedbyindividualFellows.IstressedProject55thevebestprojectsoverthelastveyearsineverySectionandRegionateveryvisit.IfIlistedallofourprojectsitwouldrequiremanypages.Makenomistakeaboutitourprojectsaroundtheworldsetusapartfromeveryotherdentalgrouphonoraryorotherwise.ThePridethatwasshownbythosebeinginductedwasheartwarming.ItwasinterestingtoseehoweachinductionvariedbutwiththatCollegeKeydrapedaroundtheinducteesneckweareallthesame.TheywereveryhappytobeapartofeverySectionandRegionandnotjusttheirhomeSection.MythemefortheyearwasGrowthandDevelopmentofSectionsandRegionsandthiswasstressedateachvisitwithachargetothenewFellowstonominateotherswhoareworthyoffellowship.TheCollegeisontheMoveAsIlookbackovermyyearsasaFellowintheInternationalCollegeofDentistsIamamazedathowfarwehavecomeandwhatismostsignicantistheprogressweareenjoyingsinceestablishinganindependentoce.Iamhappytohavebeenapartofthatmove.ThegrowthofsomeRegionstellsmethatwehavenewSectionsonthehorizonbutequallyimportantisthegrowthofourexistingSectionsandthiswasalsodiscussedateveryvisit.OurCollegeisonthemoveandgettingbetterwitheachpassingyear.Iamhonoredtohavewitnessedandbeenaparticipantinthisprogress.IwishallFellowsthebestofeverythingintheyearstocome.Iknowthatwithourfutureleadershipandeveryonesinvolvementourprogresswillcontinueandthegoalofmeetingourobjectiveswillbemetatanevenhigherlevel.ItissymbolicandalittlebittersweetformethatmylastvisitasInternationalPresidentwasatSectionIinNewOrleans.TheUSAismyhomeSectionwheremyexcitingandhappyadventurebeganwiththeInternationalCollegeofDentists.PeopleProjectsandPrideI.leonaronsonImmeditePstPresidentlEaDERSHIPaGENDaSPEAKINGOUTAteverySectionvisitandinhisvideomessage2013PresidentAronsonspokepassionatelyontheneedforincreasegrowthwithnewqualiedFellows.9JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists THEGlOBE2014INTERNATIONALCOUNCILExpandingtheCollegeTheeortsof2013quicklyshowedresultsas2014beganwithveinitiationceremoniesfornewFellowsaroundtheworldinJanuary.ThersteverconvocationswereheldinJamaicaRegion32andLagosNigeriaRegion34WestAfrica.ThesewerejoinedbySectionXIVMyanmarRegion33MalaysiaandSectionIXPhilippineIslandsandalltogethertheICDwelcomedmorethan100newFellowsintotheInternationalCollegeofDentists.TheenthusiasmofthismanynewFellowsthisearlyintheyearbodeswellforanotheryearofprogressforICD.FinishingWhatWeStartedItsthrillingtostartnewprojectsandtherewereseveralnewstartsintheyear2013thatyouwillreadaboutinthisissueofTHEGLOBE.Nowtheheavyliftingbeginsthatwillberequiredtomakethemasuccess.SourcesofincomeforournewcharitablefundtheICDGlobalVisionaryFundwhichwassuccessfullyincorporatedin2013mustbedeveloped.ThechallengingtaskofimportingmembershiprecordsintothenewinternationalICDdatabasefromSectionsandRegionsaroundtheworldisalsounderway.ExpandingtheCollegebyreactivatingICDRegionsisanongoingprocess.WeHaveThisChallengeIthasbeenthreeyearssincetheInternationalCouncilestablishedanindependentoceandsta.WiththeoceandsupportstanowsettledinandoperatingecientlytheInternationalCouncilhasturneditsattentiontotheanalysisofICDdemographicsandoperations.TheCouncilwillspendthenextyearortwoplanningforthefuture.AlreadytheCouncilhasrecognizedthattheCollegeisnotgrowingandnewinitiativesinmembershiprecruitmentandretentionwillberequired.TravelsbyICDLeadersDespitetheadvancesofelectroniccommunicationsitremainsanecessityforICDleaderstoparticipateinSectionandRegionmeetingsbyactuallyshowingupinpersonfromtimetotime.2013PresidentAronsonandSecretaryGeneralHintermanalwaysattendingdierentmeetingsweresomewhereintheworldeachmonthduring2013.Bothsidesbenet.ICDleadersgetinspiredbyworkinghands-onwiththeFellowsandupontheirreturnguidetheCollegemoreaccuratelytomeetFellowsneeds.LocalleadersandFellowsareenergizedbythevisitfromaCollegeleaderandfeelmoreconnectedtotheworldwideICDfamily.MovingForward2013ICDPresidentLeonAronsonwasanactivistPresidentandleavestheCollegeto2014PresidentWoongYanginverygoodshape.SystemsforsuccessareinplacegoodpeoplellourvolunteerranksandtheICDmanagersintheCouncilOceandaroundtheworldarewell-suitedfortheirtasks.ThestageissettocompletethetaskoftransformationofICDoperationsworldwideintoamoreeectiveandcohesiveorganizationinordertofullltheICDmissionofservicetotheprofessionofdentistryandtotheoralhealthcareofthepublic.ICDStaffersatWorkin2013SupportingDr.JackHintermanSecretaryGeneraloftheCollegearethreeadditionalocestaers.ChelseaWhiteourExecutiveTheValueofCollegeMembershiptoYourPracticeFellowssometimesaskwhatvaluetheyreceivefortheduestheypaytotheICD.ForsomethehonorandrecognitionbestowedbyICDfellowshipisenough.Forotherstheopportunitytojoinwithcolleaguesinsocialeducationalorhumanitarianprojectsisthereasontheybelong.HoweverdentistshavebillstopayandsomefeelthatthecostsofICDfellowshipshouldaddvaluetotheirpractice.Itisareasonableexpectation.Hereisoneanswer.TheHonorSocietyConceptTheconceptofhonorsocietyisuniversallyrecognized.Schoolchildrenstrivetomakethehonorroll.Highschoolstudentswhobecomemembersinthehonorsocietymaygainadmissiontotheirpreferredcollege.Collegestudentshopetograduatewithhonorsinordertogetabetterjoborgainentryintograduateschool.Byanynameanywhereintheworlditsgoodtobeonthehonorslist.TheInternationalCollegeofDentistsisdentistryshonorsociety.Dentistscannotjoinbutmustmeritaninvitation.Criteriamustbemet.Anoathistaken.ResponsibilitiescomewiththeprivilegesofICDfellowship.ICDFellowsareaselectgroupandthiscanhaveapositiveimpact10JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTheStateoftheCollegeJohnV.HintermnSecretryGenerSECRETaRYGENERalSREVIEW INTERNATIONALCOUNCILTHEGlOBE2014THECOUNCILOFFICETEAML.ToR.ICDFellowsDovSydneyJackHintermanGarryLunnandICDExecutiveAssistantChelseaWhite.AssistantintheOceoftheInternationalCouncilatICDworldheadquarterslocatedinMichiganUSAmanagesCollegedailyoperations.During2013shecoordinatedcommunicationsplannedmeetingsandassistedICDleadersaroundtheworldwiththeirduties.Perhapsherbiggestchallengewastheinitialdeploymentofthenewmembershipmanagementdatabasesystem.Dr.DovSydneyEditorandDirectorofCommunicationsintroducedanadvanceddesignforourinteractiveelectronicnewsletterTheCollegeToday.DovwasrecognizedforICDsoutstandingprintedpublicationTHEGLOBEbywinningacompetitionsponsoredbytheUSASectionofICDandTheAmericanAssociationontheirpractice.Itisreasonabletoassumethatpatientswouldprefertochooseadentistwhobelongstodentistryshonorsociety.Itisanotherreasonforthemtostaywiththeirdentistwhenchangesoftheirbenetplanorpersonalresidencemightcausethentochangedentists.Alsoitisaconvenientattributeforapatienttopointoutwhenreferringothernewpatients.ForthistoworkICDFellowsmustlettheirpatientsandtheircommunitiesknowtheyhavebeenawardedfellowshipintheICD.TheICDcerticatemustbedisplayed.FellowsshoulduseICDinformationandtheICDlogointheircommunicationsandsocialmediainitiatives.Displaytheaward-winningGlobeannualjournalinyourwaitingroom.PatientsshouldbereferredtotheICDwebsitetoseewhoweareandwhatwedo.TheretheywillseethatFellowshavemuchtobeproudof.PleasebeincontactwiththeCouncilOceifyouwouldliketoreceiveanyofourICDlogo-embeddeditemssuchasthelapelpinspodiumbannersagsorhats.CongratulationsICDFellowsyouaremembersoftheworldsoldestandlargesthonorsocietyandthereisvalueinthatofDentalEditors.TheICDcommunicationsstreamkeepsFellowsworldwidewell-informedofandinspiredbynewsoftheCollege.Dr.GarryLunnICDPastInternationalPresidentandsocialmediaadvocatehasagreedtostayonasanICDactivistandwillmanagetheICDFacebookpageandothermediainitiatives.UsuallyseenwithhiscamerahecantbeeverywhereintheworldandurgesICDFellowstosubmitnewsandphotosforhisconsiderationandposting.TheCollegeonFacebookandYouTubeaddsanup-to-the-momentdimensiontoICDcommunications.HELPINGPATIENTSUNDERSTANDTHEHONOROFFELLOWSHIPWearingtheICDLogoDisplayingTHEGLOBEandyourCerticate.11JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists TheGlobalVisionaryFundGVFwassetupasthephilanthropicarmoftheInternationalCollegeofDentistswithspecicemphasisonSectionXXTheRegionswhicharebyandlargeareasoflowandmiddleincomecountriesthatwouldbenetfromeducationalandhumanitarianaid.WhereSectionshavetheirownfundstheGVFisacompletelyseparateentitynotincompetitionbutavailabletosupportprojectsevenintheSectionswherefundsexistorasacooperativewiththefundsfromtheseSections.ThecorporateFoundersCirclewillallowdentalandnon-dentalcompaniestojoinaswellwithdonationsstartingat25000.FoundersCirclememberswhetherindividualFellowsorcorporateswillbelimitedandhonoredassuchinperpetuity.AnylevelofgivingtotheFundisacceptableandwelcome.Therewillbeappropriatemeansforrecognitiondependingontheamountofthedonation.TherearevariouswaysofdonatingtothisFundinadditiontopersonalcontributions.FellowscanseeksponsorshipthroughmarathonrunningtosponsoredwalksgolftournamentsorevenbyputtingonadinnerdanceintheirDistricts.WhateverwayischosenthereareendlesspossibilitiesincludingperhapsasponsoredclimbofMountEverest.AconvenientpaymentsystemwillbeimplementedsoFellowscanmakedona-tionsintheirowncurrency.TaxreliefcanbeobtainedintheUSviathe5013cIRSqualiedstatusaswellasfromothercountriesdependingontheirtaxsystems.Bequeststhroughestateplanningwillbefacili-tatedthroughtheCollegeOce.TheinitialmeetingofGVFBoardwasheldinconjunctionwiththeInternationalCouncilMeetinginChengduChinathispastfall.TheocersandboardelectedthroughtheCouncilwereChairmanPhillipDowellUKPresidentJohnHintermanUSAVicePresidentHoYoulChangKoreaSec.Treas.CliveRossNewZealandLeonAronsonUSARajeshChandnaIndiaDovSydneyIsraelGrantapplicationswillbeavailableandanInternationalCommitteewillbeformedofICDFellowswhoareexpertsineducationanddentalpublichealth.Themostimportantpartoftheirtaskwillbetogiveadvicewherenecessarytotheapplicantstoachievethebestpossiblecosthealthbenetoutcomeforanygivenproject.Corporatememberswillformaliaisongroupsothattheycanaddvaluetotheprocess.Manycorporationsareinthepositiontodonateproductswhereappropriateandcanusetheirdistributionnetworksinsomecasesworldwidetoachievethis.TheGVFisanexcitingnewventurefortheICDithasendlesspossibilitiestoenrichtheoralhealthofthepoorandneedyworldwide.WheneverFellowsfromanyDistrictSectionorRegionaskwhattheycandofortheICDyouhaveananswer.SupporttheGVFwithyourpersonalcontributionsaswellasencourageotherstosupportthismostworthyCollegeprogram.NewCollegeFundLaunchedGVFChairPhillipDowelTHEGlOBE2014INTERNATIONALCOUNCIL12JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsCOuNCIlNOTESundingProgramsStartingPhiipDoweInternationaVicePresidentFFoundersCircleThefundingoftheGVFwaskickstartedinCopenhagenatthe2013EuropeanSectionmeetingbyadonationof10000byDr.andMrs.ChuckSimonsvisitingfromtheUSA.SincethattimeanumberofindividualshavedonatedthesameamountsandbecomemembersoftheFounderCircle.Dr.andMrs.ChuckSimonsDr.andMrs.I.LeonAronsonDr.andMrs.JohnV.HintermanDr.andMrs.ManfredSeidemannDrs.JosephKenneallyandLisaHowardDr.andMrs.HoYoulChangDr.WoongYangDr.HerbertYeeOurFirstDonorsThefundingoftheGVFbeganwithagenerousdonationbyDr.andMrs.ChuckSimonsfromIndianaUSA.GLOBALVISIONARYFUND INTERNATIONALCOUNCILTHEGlOBE2014TheDiamondSponsorshipprogrambeganinthebeginningof2012tosupporttheCollegeinachievingitsgoalsandobjectiveswithitscommunicationsinparticularthepublicationanddistributionofTHEGLOBEandtoaiditsincreasingeducationalandhumanitarianprograms.ItwasfeltthatwithareasofgrowthsuchasChinaIndiaEasternEuropeandAfricatheICDcouldformasymbioticpartnershipwithrespectedinternationalcompaniesfrombothwithinandoutsidethedentalprofessionalarenawhowouldberecognizedasDiamondSponsors.WecurrentlyhavesevenDiamondSponsorstheiradvertisementsappearinthisissueoftheJournal.FellowsarestronglyencouragedtovisittheDiamondSponsorswebsitesandsupportthepartnershipthatwehavecreatedbypurchasingtheirproductsandservices.Theaimoftheprogramistoachievetenmultinationalcompanieswhowouldbeourpartnersinthemissionofreachinganywhereandeverywhereintheworldwhereoralhealthcouldbeimproved.ProvidingValueDiamondSponsorsndithighlyvaluabletobeassociatedwithanorganizationpopulatedexclusivelywiththerecognizedleadersindentistryworldwide.ThebenetstotheDiamondSponsorsincludefullpageadvertinTHEGLOBEanadvertisingbannerorstoryinTheCollegeTodayelectronicnewsletterandaHomepagelocationontheICDwebsitewithdirectlinkstotheircompanywebsites.AdditionallytheyareallowedonefreeexhibitionspaceatanySectionmeetingthroughouttheworldduringeachyeartheyarepromotedtoallFellowstosolicittheirservicesandhaveexclusiveuseofthisspeciallydesignedDiamondSponsorlogoinallcompanyadvertisements.ADiamondSponsorcontributionis12000perannumonarollingthreeyearcontractwhichgivestheCollegesomesustainabilityoffundingsothatitcanbudgetforitseverincreasingcosts.InarecentlettersenttoallDiamondSponsorsourInternationalEditorandDirectorofCommunicationDr.DovSydneythankedthemfortheirindispensiblesupportfortheCollegeandtodemonstrateourappreciationfortheircontributionandpartnershipwiththeICDweareconstantlylookingforopportunitiestopromoteourspecialrelationship.SincethebeginningoftheDiamondSponsorprogramtheDiamondSponsorposterfeaturingallthesponsorslogoshascontinuedtologupthousandsofmilesfromitslaunchinginMunichGermanyanditwillcontinuetotravelthecontinentsandgrowinsizeasthenumberofsponsorsreachesourtarget.MeetingtheTargetofTenOneofthedicultiesinndingsponsorsisgettingtoknowthecompanyrepresen-tativewhocanmakethedecisiontospon-sor.Indeeditisofparamountimportancetomakethatcontact.ManyFellowsintheCollegewhohavethepotentialtondaDiamondSponsor.IwouldurgeeachandeveryoneofyoutopromotethechancesofsecuringthenalthreeDiamondSponsors.ThefutureofourCollegeisbright.WearenowmorethaneverinvolvedwithhumanitarianprojectsworldwidewehavestartedtheGlobalVisionaryFundparticularlywiththatpurposeinmindbutmostimportantlyweneedourDiamondSponsorstokeepthisworkongoing.WeneednowtogoforwardmeetourtargetsandgivesincerethankstoourethicalmultinationalDiamondSponsorcompaniesthathelpkeepourCollegegoing.DiamondSponsorsOnlyafewplacesleftWELL-TRAVELLEDTheDiamondSponsorposterhaslogupthousandsofmilessinceitslaunchinginMunichGermanyandwillcontinuetotravelthecontinentsandgrowinsizeasthenumberofSponsorsreachesourtarget.13JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsCOuNCIlNOTES...andGrowing The2013allmembersurveyentitledWhoWeArefocusedonmembershipdemographics.ThegoalbeingtohelptheCollegetargettheneedsandpreferencesofFellowsaswellenhanceitsrecruitmentandexposuretolessrepresentativepoolsofpotentialmembersworldwide.AnanalysisofthesurveyresultswaspresentedbyEditorDovSydneyattheInternationalCouncilMeetinginChengduChina.ThiswasfollowedbythecreationoftheCommitteeonMembershipchairedbyUSASectionCouncilorBettieMcKaigwiththetasktoincorporatethesurveyresultsinacomprehensivestudyonmembershipandreportbacktotheCouncilin2014inSydneyAustralia.FellowsareencouragedtosendtheircommentstotheCollegeOceforreviewbythecommittee.WhatWeLearnedTheaveragereportedagewas56yearsoldwith40ofthoserespondingbeingover65andlessthan1under35.Thesinglelargestsegment35waspredominantlythebabyboomersagegroupof55to65.Genderbreakdownwas84malesfemales14.Owingtotheincreaseinwomendentistsgraduatingworldwidefromdentalschoolsapproachinggreaterthan50itwasnoteworthytoobserveagreaterpercentageoffemaleFICDsintheCollegesyoungeragecohortsthanintheoldergroups.Whenaskedtheprimarymotivationformaintainingmember-shipinthecollegejustover55ofthefellowschosetostayasso-ciatedwiththeCollegeincomparisonto45whoweremotivatedbyactiveparticipationinCollegeactivities.AmonghealthcareworkerssatisfactionwithoneschoiceofprofessionsisnothighevenindentistryhoweverCollegemembersaresignicantlymorepleasedthanthenormwith75verysatisedand22satisedwiththeirchoiceofdentistryasaprofession.AbouthalfofoftheFellowshavenominatedcolleaguesforFel-lowshipwhile22neverconsideredmakingsucharecommenda-tion.Evenmoresignicantly23reportedthattheywouldliketonominateindividualsforfellowshipbutarenotfamiliarwiththeapplicationprocessornditdiculttounderstand.Animpressive90ofFellowsareactiveinorganizeddentistryorothervolunteeractivitieswith66reportedhavingparticipatedinCollege-sponsoredeventsorprojectsduringthelastthreeyears.33admittednothavingattendedanyICDactivitiessincetheirinduction.THEGlOBE2014INTERNATIONALCOUNCIL14JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsCOuNCIlNOTESSurveyDataRevealsWhoWeAre202555Tosupporthumanitarianactivities.Tostayassociatedwiththeinstitutionthathonoredmewithfellowship.Tomaintainandenhancenetworking.QuestionWhatisyourprimarymotivationformaintainingCollegemembership56TheaverageageofCollegeFellows.15oftheCollegeisolderthan75while25areyoungerthan55.TheCollegeataGlance2314oftheCollegearewomen.Wouldrecommendsomeoneforfellowshipbuthavedifcultlyunderstandingtheprocess. INTERNATIONALCOUNCILTHEGlOBE2014COuNCIlNOTESTHEGLOBEtheCollegesagshippublicationgarneredtheSilverScrollAwardintheprestigiousJournalismAwardsprogramsponsoredbytheICDUSASectionandtheAmericanAssociationofDentalEditorsandJournalists.Thecompetitionnowinits40thyearisopentoallEnglish-languagejournalsaroundtheworldandisrecognizedasthepremierdentaljournalismprize.ThepresentationwasmadeinNewOrleansLouisianaUSAduringtheannualmeetingoftheAmericanDentalAssociation.InacceptingtheawardICDInternationalEditorDovSydneycommentedTHEGLOBEtellsagreatstoryofthehumanitarianandphilanthropiccontributionsofFellowsinoverahundredcountrieswhilealsoreportingnewsandinformationfromtheCouncilOcereportsofactivitiesandprojectsfromall15sec-tionsandthought-provokingcommentaryfromdentistryslead-ingopinionmakers.IsincerelyappreciatetherecognitiongivenTheCollegeWebsiteThewebsitehasalsoundergonesignicantinnovationespeciallytheincreasenumberofpagesandaswellasnewvideomaterialintheMediaCenter.AlsoanewfeatureallowsviewingofanypageontheCollegewebsitein75languages.Thoughthetranslationisnotperfectitisanocostadd-onwhichallowsforagoodunderstandingofthewebsitecontent.TheCouncilhasauthorizedarevampingofthewebsitetoallowformoremodernfeatureslinkstotherosteranduser-friendlysurngwhichwilllikelybegininthesecondhalfof2014.JuneDeadlinetoJoinDatabaseWiththeintroductionofthenewdatabasetheabilitytoreach100oftheFellowsmaysoonbecomeareality.AllSectionsareencouragedtocontacttheCouncilOcetobegintheprocessassoonaspossible.AccordingtoCommunicationsChairDr.RajeshChandnaafterJune12014allcorrespondencesmessagingandpublicationsincludingTHEGLOBEwillonlyusecontactinformationstoredinthenewdatabaseattheCouncilOce.DuringthetransitionphaseandbeyondtheCouncilOcewillprovideexpertiseandguidancewithanyproblemsordicultiesencountered.ExpandingonFacebookUndertheableadministrationofPastPresidentGarryLunnourGlobeEditorDovSydneyrightiscongratulatedby2012CollegePresidentGarryLunnduringtheJournalismAwardsceremonyinNewOrleansUSA.FacebookhasbeenexplodingwithhundredsofphotographsandinformationfromindividualFellowsandSectionsaroundtheworld.Dr.LunnencourageseveryonetosendphotographstotheCouncilOcetobeuploadedonourFacebookpage.Pleasebesuretogiveadescriptionoftheeventorprojectwithyoursubmission.ICDLogoFlagsandLapelPinsAvailableFellowscannoweasilydownloadtheocialICDlogofromthewebsiteinvedierentformatsapplicableforeverythingfrombusinesscardsandstationarytomemorabiliaforSectionswhowanttopromotetheirCollegeevents.OcialICDPodiumBannersandFlagscanalsobeordereddirectlyfromthewebsiteorbywritingtotheCouncilOce.WhatsinaNameTheCollegeatLargeorCALthoughnotanocialCollegetermhasbeenusedbysomeinreferencetotheCollegesworldwidebodyorgovernanceinordertodierentiateitfromSectionalactivities.BecausetheexpressionisoftenmisusedandgenerallymisunderstoodtheCouncilvotedtoceaseitsuse.TheCollegewillremainthedesignationwhenreferringtotheworldwideCollegeocersmembershiporactivitieswhileInternationalCouncilwillidentifythegoverninginstitutionoftheCollege.AlsoSectionXXwhosesubtitleInternationalSectionwasconsideredconfusingsincebydenitiontheentireCollegeisinternationalwasrenamedtoSectionXXRegions.GlobeReceivesTopJournalismAwardouragshippublicationwiththismostprestigiousaward.Healsonotedthattheinvalu-ablesupportoftheDiamondSponsorswhosenancialcommitmentiscriticaltothesuccessofTHEGLOBE.ocusonCommunicationsF15JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists THEGlOBE2014INTERNATIONALCOUNCIL16JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsDeliberatingWideRangingIssuesItwasamomentousoccasionthatmarkedtherstInternationalCouncilmeetingheldinChinalastfall.ThemeetingbeganhoweveronasadnoteduetothesuddenpassingofCouncilSpeakerandPastPresidentDr.CharlesSiroky.Themeetingwasdedicatedinhismemory.SectionXIIIChinagraciouslyopeneduptheirlocalactivitiesinvitingCouncilorstoparticipateintheirInductionCeremonywhichbeganwiththedistributionofuniqueCouncilOce-designedlapelfriendshippinsfeaturingtheagsoftheChineseSectionandtheICD.MembersofCouncilreviewedtheoutstandingfacilitiesinthedentalhospitalalongwiththeopportunitytoexperiencetheuniqueculturalheritageoftheSichuanregionofChina.AllStandingAdHocCommitteesandOcerspresentedreportsontheiractivitiesduringtheyearforreviewanddiscussionbytheCouncil.Highlightsoftheissuesdiscussedandactionstakenarereviewed.TheExecutiveCommitteeDuetoaveryclosevotelastyearregardingtheImmediatePastPresidentsroleonExecutiveCommitteetheissuewasbroughtupagaintotheCouncil.ThistimebyunanimousvoteitwasagreedthatthePastPresidentwouldnotbeamemberoftheExecutiveCommittee.InordertoprovidebetterinformationwithwhichtheCouncilcandecideonfuturelocationsfortheInternationalCouncilmeet-ingtheExecutiveCommitteewaschargedwithresponsi-bilitytoestablishcriteriaandguidelinesforanySectionthatwouldliketoapplyasthehost.MembershipIssuesDiscussedAsignicantportionoftheCouncilmeetingrevolvedaroundtheissueofmember-shipbothrecruitmentandmaintenance.Tworeportsprovidedimportantdataformuchofthediscussionsthatwerepresented.TherstbyCOuNCIlMEETSINCHENGDuCHINaCollegeEditorDovSydneyreportedontheresultsofthedemo-graphicemailmembershipsurveyandthesecondonmembershiptrendswasandpresentedbyPresidentLeonAronson.FollowingCouncildeliberationsitwasresolvedtoappointad-hoccommit-teesonMembershipandStrategicPlanningtostudytheissuesidentiedandmakerecommendationstotheCouncil.RussiaMovingtoSectionXXDuringthepasttwoyearstheExecutiveCommitteeECconductedinformaldiscussionswithrepresentativesofSectionVEuroperegardingRussiaamembercountryinSectionVsDistrict14.UnfortunatelytheICDhasnottakenholdthere.RussiapresentsmajorchallengesregardingICDgrowthduetogeographicnancialandculturalcomplexities.TheCouncilapprovedarecommendationbytheECinagreementwithSectionVEuropeonanewapproachnamelychangingRussiafromaDistrictinSectionVtoaRegioninSectionXXusingamodelthathasbeensuccessfulinexpandingICDgrowthinAfricaandtheFarEast.AjointcommitteefromtheCouncilandmembersoftheEuropeanSectionwasformedtofacilitatethechangeinstatusofRussiatotakeeectinJanuary12015.ChangesinCouncilStructureApprovedTheCommitteeonCouncilStructureunderthechairmanshipofDr.PhillipDowellreportedoverallprogressincludingagreementonsignicantissueswhichreceivedCouncilapprovalandad-vancedtotheConstitutionandBylawsCommitteeforappropriatelanguage.TheseincludedtheeliminationofproxyvotesonCouncilvotingraisingtheminimumnum-berofFellowsinaRegionorDistrictrequiredtoapplyforSectionstatusto120anddes-ignating500activemembersasoneoftherequirementsforSectionstoappointasecondCouncilortotheirdelegations.GlobalVisionaryFundApresentstatusreportofThe2013InternationalCounciltakesabreakafterworkingdiligentlyduringtheirannualmeetingtocometogetherattheJinJiangHotelinChengduChina. INTERNATIONALCOUNCILTHEGlOBE201417JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistssupportedclinicsinKenya.ICDRegion35Fellowswillmeetwithprogramparticipantsforculturalexchangeandinformationsharing.Optionstoparticipateinhumanitarianoutreachprojectswillalsobemadeavailable.AmpletimewillallowparticipantstoexperienceKenyasincomparablebeautyandextraordinaryspeciesofwildlife.TheeventwillcoincidewiththeannualwildebeestnorthernmigrationintheMasaiMaraNationalReservefromtheSerengetiPlains.FormoreinformationcontacttheCollegeOce.theCollegesnewphilanthropicfundwaspresentedtothefullCouncilforthersttime.TherewasanenthusiasticresponsefromallCouncilors.TheCouncilmembersexpressedhopethattheGVFwillprovidemuch-needednancialsupportforICDeducationalandhumanitarianprogramsthroughouttheworld.TheinitialmeetingoftheCollegesGlobalVisionaryFundBoardofDirectorswasheldimmediatelyfollowingtheInternationalCouncilmeeting.TheocerselectedincludedPresidentJohnHintermanandChairPhillipDowell.Seepage12formoreinformation.StrategicThinkingDatabaseProject55TheStrategicThinkingSessionandreportoftheCommitteeonStrategicPlanningprovidedstimulatingconversationanddirectionregardinghowtheCouncilshouldbelookingatthefutureoftheCollege.Project55thecompilationsofmanyoftheSectionsprojectswasreviewedandagainheraldedasamajorpromotionalresourcefortheCollegebyshowingthemanyprogramsofdramatichumanitarianandeducationalbenetledbyICDFellowsaroundtheworld.ThenewCollegedatabasewasreviewedandwiththeunanimoussupportofCouncilapprovedforadoptionbyallSectionsassoonaspossible.ExecutiveAssistantChelseaWhiteexpandedontheassistanceandsupportthatwouldbeforthcomingfromtheCouncilOceasSectionsbegintotransferrosterinformationtotheCouncilOceforinclusionintheworldwideICDdatabase.CelebratingtheICDinAfricaTheOceoftheInternationalCouncilannouncedthattheywouldfacilitateaseminarservicesafariexcursionforFellowstoKenyaAfricainJune2014.ThisprojectwillhighlightICDvolunteerismandICDgrowthinAfricabyvisitingUSASectionFoundation-ASIGNOFFELLOWSHIPThespeciallydesignedlapelpinwaspreparedbytheCouncilOfceonbehalfoftheChinaSection.AllparticipantsreceivedthisuniquesouvenirasasymbolofthecamaraderieandspecialrelationshipSectionshavewiththeCollegeworldwide.ChangingoftheGuardAttheendofthemeetingtheelectionofthenewocerswasheldwithDr.WoongYangfromSeoulKoreaacceptingthehonorofbecomingthe2014InternationalPresident.Dr.Wongemphasizedtheimportancehewillplaceonhelpingthosewithdisabilitiesandstatedthatthiswouldbeamajoremphasisonhispresidentialyear.FutureCouncilMeetingsIn2014theCouncilwillmeetinSydneyAustraliaSectionVIII.InternationalTreasurerCliveRosspresentedapreviewofthevenuesandschedule.For2015theEuropeanSectionVwasapprovedinconjunctionwithSectionVsannualmeetinginDublinIrelandandtotheUSASectionIin2016forthersttimeinveyearsinconjunctionwiththeAmericanDentalAssociationmeetinginDenverColorado.For2017theCouncilacceptedtheapplicationofSectionXIIChineseTaipeiandhavingtheCouncilmeetinTaiwan.FellowsworldwideareinvitedtoattendInternationalCouncilmeetingstoobservethedeliberationsanddecision-makingofthegoverningbodyofourorganizationaswellasparticipateinsocialactivitiesthatpromoteglobalcamaraderieandfriendshipamongallparticipants.Dr.WoongYangpreparingtoacceptthepresidentsgavelfrom2013PresidentI.LeonAronson. THEGlOBE2014INTERNATIONALCOUNCILEDITORHowdoyoufeelaboutbeingelectedtoserveasthe2014PresidentIthanktheInternationalCouncilforthisincredibleopportunitytoserveastheInternationalPresidentoftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsfortheyear2014.IamevergratefulforthesupportofFellowsmentorscolleaguesfamilyandfriendsthroughoutthisjourneyinguidingtheICD.AsanICDleaderIhopetoaccomplishmygoalssharemyknowledgeandideasandcreatelong-lastingrelationshipsamongstFellowsworldwide.IthasbeenproventhattheICDcanfunctionwithleadersspreadallovertheworldandIhopetomaintainthatproof.HowdidyourinterestbeginintheprofessionofdentistryandwheredidyoucompleteyourdentaleducationStartingfromthebeginningIgrewupundertheinuenceofanartisticenvironment.Oneofmyyoungersistersmajoredinsculptureandrunsabiggallerynowandmyotheryoungersisterisapianist.IhavealwaysenjoyedhelpingpeoplewiththeirhealthneedssoIchosetobecomeadentist.MycareerbeganinSouthKorea.IgraduatedfromthedentalschoolofSeoulNationalUniversityinFebruaryof1977.IthentransferredtoTuftsUniversitySchoolofDentalMedicineinMassachusettsUSA.ThenInishedmygraduateprogramatGeorgetownUniversitywithanM.S.inProsthetics.IproceededtopracticeinNewJerseyandManhattanwithclinicalfacultyatColumbiaUniversity.FinallyIreturnedtoSeoulasarepresentativeoftheWoongDentalClinic.HowdidyoubeginorwhoencouragedyoutobecomeactiveintheCollegeandeventuallybecomeelectedtothepresidencyDr.InHwanParkinitiallyintroducedmetotheICDandinvitedmetojoin.Dr.HeunTaekJheewhoismymentorstronglyrecommendedgettingmoreactivelyinvolvedintheICDasanInternationalCouncilor.ThenIwasinvolvedinhelpinghimwithhisMongolianproject.WhichindividualshavehadthegreatestimpactonyourprofessionalorpersonallifeIhadmuchsupportformycareeraspirationsgrowingup.MyparentssupportedmystudiesintheUnitedStatesandwerealwaysencouragingmeconstantly.WhileIwasinManhattanpracticingandteachingDr.StuartJ.FroumtheDirectoroftheNewYorkUniversityImplantCenterreallytrustedmeandwelecturedinternationallytogetherandtreatedimplantpatientsasateam.ThenafterIreturnedtoKoreaIbecamemoreinvolvedinhumanitarianprojectslikehelpingpromisingartistsanddisabledpeople.CanyoutellFellowsworldwidealittlebitaboutwhatitsliketopracticeandliveinSouthKoreawiththeseeminglytensepoliticalandmilitarythreatscomingalmostdailyfromNorthKoreaRegardingdentistsinSouthKoreaIthinkweshouldenjoyourjobsandappreciatethatweareinapositiontobeabletohelppeoplewiththeirhealthcareproblemsnomatterwhatconditionsorthreatsareimposedonournation.Ourprofessionshouldbetreatedasaprivilege.AftertheKoreanWarfrom1950to1953SouthKoreaovercamemanydicultiesandstoodupasaleadingcountryintheworld.FromthenonwehavebeenpreparedforanysituationregardingtheNorthKoreanthreatbutwillalwaystrytoresolvethingspeacefully.Ihaveastrongcondencethatjusticewillwinintheend.WhatdoyoudoforrecreationorhobbiesOutsideofdentistryIhavebeengoingtothehealthclubeverydaytogetinmyexerciseconsideringmycurrenthealthstatus.Isuerfromheartdiseaseanddiabetes.Anotherhobbyofmineislisteningtoclassicalmusic.IhavealsotakenvocallessonswhichbroughtmetoserveforfouryearsastheVicePresidentofthenationalart-supportingorganizationnamedtheFriendsofSeoulArtCenter.DoyousensethattheCollegeisperceiveddifferentlybydentistsintheAsianpartoftheworldversusintheotherCollegeSectionsIdonotthinktherearedierentperceptionsoftheCollegebetweenAsiandentistsandotherdentistsaroundtheworld.ButIdorealizethatcertaincountriesnditverydiculttocommunicatewithAsiaduetolanguagebarriers.ForexampleacountrylikeKazakhstanisachallengingonetocommunicatewiththeyhaveverystrictsecuritywhenitcomestomakingforeigncurrencytransactionswhichcanbeaamajorobstacleinaninternationalorganization.Growthisanessentialelementinmaintainingourpositionastheoldestandlargestinternationaldentalhonorarysocietyhowdoyouplantoencouragegrowththroughouttheworld18JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsGrowthinMembershipandProjectsWoongYang2014InternationaPresidentPRESIDENTSINTERVIEW INTERNATIONALCOUNCILTHEGlOBE2014TheCollegeisalwaysgrowinginnumbersandgeographicallybutinordertokeepgrowingandmaybeincreasethepaceIbelievewehavetoacceleratetheCollegeContinuingEducationprogramsbydispatchingexcellentlyhighly-qualiedICDFellowstoteachandprovideprofessionalguidancethroughouttheworld.WhatdoyouthinkisthegreatestchallengetotheCollegeinthenearfutureThemostimportantfuturechallengesfortheCollegeareincreas-inggrowthandfundraisingforhumanitarianandcontinuingedu-cationservices.ForexampletheCollegewillhopefullybeabletodesignateRussiaasanewDistrictofSectionXXsoonwhichcouldpotentiallyincreasefundraisingforprojectsinthatarea.TheCol-legealsoneedstoemphasizemoreintimatenetworkingoptionsamongICDFellows.ForexamplesomethingthatmayworkwouldbeahotlineforeachSectionorRegionwhereFellowscouldcon-sultwitheachotheraboutquestionsorproblemsthattheymayhaveconcerningtheICDorlocalquestions.WhatareyourgoalsorplansthatyouhopetorealizeduringyouryearaspresidentTherearemanyspecialtyorganizationsoutthereandthegeneraldentalcommunitydoesnoteasilyunderstandtheuniquenatureofthetheInternationalCollegeofDentists.Weneedtoemphasizethatwearenotonlyanorganizationthatsharestheknowledgeofdentistrybutalsoacollegialorganizationthatfocusesonhelpingunderservedanddisabledpeopleinmanynations.WhatwouldyousayhasbeenofthegreatestvaluetoyouasaFellowoftheCollegeAsFellowsweareleadersindentistry.IamnotspeakingoftherecognitiononlybutasanhonorableICDFellowweareobligatedtocontributetooursocietysdentalpracticesmoreactively.AsaleaderoftheCollegeIhaveanopportunitytospreadmyphilosophythroughouttheworld.IalsohaveanopportunitytobringFellowstogetherinhelpingdisabledpeople.WhatgivesyouthemostsatisfactionasaleaderoftheCollegeEventhoughIhavebeensueringfromadiabeticcomplicationsincelastyearIwilldomybestasaleaderofthisCollegetosucceedinmygoalshelptheICDgrowinternationallyandculturallyandshareideasandfriendshipsamongFellows.AftertheWarSouthKoreaovercamemanydifcultiesandstoodupasaleadingcountryintheworld.FromthenonwehavebeenpreparedforanysituationregardingtheNorthKoreanthreatbutwillalwaystrytoresolvethingspeacefully.Ihavestrongcondencethatjusticewillwinintheend.19JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsPRESIDENTSINTERVIEW suallywesayweliveinadevelopedworldsodifferentandadvancedasitneverexistedbefore.Butinthissamepresentweliveinaworldofcontrastsandmanyproblemslefttosolve.In2005thePortugueseNGOSmilingWorldwasbornandtodayinvolvesmorethan600members.Ourmaingoalistopromoteoralhealthasauniversalrightthatshouldbeaccessibletoallregardlessofeconomicculturalandsocialcircumstances.ThevisionofourNGOisthatoralhealthisakeyfactorforourphysicalandpsychologicalwell-beingaswellasessentialUforourabilitytointegratesocially.SmilingWorldwasborntocarryoutusefulprojectsandpracticesthathavedirectapplicationinpopulationsandaremadetolastlongandtoinvolvethelocalcommunities.OurinternationalprojectsinAfricamorepreciselyGuineaBissauCapeVerdeandSoTomePrincipeconsistofmedicaltrainingpreventionandchangeofhabitsofthepopulationthedevelopmentofaidtohealthfacilitiesandprovidingdentalcaretothepopulation.ThephilosophyofactionisseeninthemediumlongtermbecauseonlythisamountoftimeensuresthatprojectscanMIGUELPAVOUASmilingWorldPromotingtheUniverIMPACTJournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE201420PORTUGALAFRICA bringrealhelpandchangebehaviors.Duringeightyearsofourprogramtherehavebeenmorethan105volunteersinourinternationalprojects.InPortugalwestartedin2007doingoralhealthcampaignsatschoolsdirectedtounderprivilegedchildren.Theseprojectsaredifferentfromtheinternationalprojectswithdifferentobjectivesfordifferentneedsbutwiththesamevaluesandprinciplesofaction.Wetrytoraiseawarenessthatthebeneciariessometimeshavetostruggleinordertoovercomeculturalobstaclesandlearnnewideasoforalhygiene.Westrivetoachievemaximumefciencyinthesupportgiventothem.WithNOAGELIMITSThePortugeseNGOSmilingWorldwasfoundedin2005topromoteoralhealthaccessibilitytopeopleofallagesandsocialstatuses.Ithassincegrownintoaneffectiveprogramraisingawarenessthroughdentalandinternationalprojects.theICDssupportwelaunchedin2010apilotprojecttostudyandovercomethedifcultiesinthemethodologyofdailytoothbrushinginschools.Afterthreeyearsthechildrenincreasedto1400intherstyearandwearenowinvolvingmorethan7000children.Whenweworkinsocialandhumanitarianprojectssometimeswedealwithdifcultrealitiesandeconomicalrestrictions.AndsometimeswedothingsthatseemimpossibletoaccomplishbutwedependonourimaginationpassionandsupportfromgoodpeopleandgooddentistsliketheICDFellowshelpingusmakeimpossiblethingshappenandmaketheworldsmilemoreandmore.salRighttoOralHealth21IMPACTTHEGLOBE2014 BILLHUNTER22IMPACTJournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsInKenyathedentistpopulationratiois1378000.InSeptemberof2009wetraveledtoChogoriaHospitalnearMt.Kenyaandobservedanexistingdentalclinicveryactiveinservingtheruralandpoorpopulation.Thehospitaladministrationaskedforhelpupgradingtheirdentalclinic.Weacceptedthechallengeandbeganplanningandfundraising.WiththeassistanceofPattersonDentalFargoandaKenyanarchitecttheclinicwasdesignedwithaneventualbudgetof189000constructionequipmentpurchasesshipmentandinstallation.TheICDUSASectionFoundationgenerouslycontributed20000.Onlyonecanimaginehowcomplexanddrawnoutaprojectsuchasthiscanbe.A-deconceagainpartneredinprovidingtreatmentroomequipment.CMMBCatholicMedicalMissionBoarddonatedtheshippingofthecontainerfromNewYorktoMombasaafteroverayearofthenecessarypaperwork.Thebuildingisnowcompleteandthelong-awaitedcontainerfullofequipmentandsuppliesarrivedattheclinicduringthesummer.KevinMuhonenPattersonDentalequipmentspecialistandhiswifeJennifertraveledtoKenyatoinstalltheequipment.Itisthevisionandmissionoftheclinictoprovidepreventiveandcomprehensivecurativeservicesandweallcelebratewithnewhopefortheexpandedandwonderfulservicestheclinicwillprovide.Outreachprojectsandmedicaldentalcampswillbringcaretocommunitiesunabletotraveltotheclinicandvolunteerswillassistinpatientservicesandeducationalopportunities.AJune2014tripisbeingplannedandanyICDFellowsandmajordonorsinterestedinanadventureofalifetimeintotheKenyanculturetoseerst-handwhatICDhumanitarianeffortsareaccomplishinginKenyaareinvited.LookforICDtravelannouncements.TheChogoriaHospitalwasbuiltonalegacyofcareestablishedbyScottishmissionaries.Thosemissionariesknewwhatthepartnersinthisprojectknow...withGodallthingsarepossible.WhenweallowourselvestobethechannelsthroughwhichGodsloveandpowercanworkthedistancebetweencontinentsisreducedandgapsbetweenculturesisminimized.AnendeavorsuchasthisisimpossibletoaccomplishwithoutsupportfromtheICD.TheirhumanitariandedicatedeffortsmakeasignicantimpactintheworldandIamproudtobeaFellowintheInternationalCollegeofDentists.aTRUEpartnershipinhealthcareAGAINSTinKenyaALLODDSTHEGLOBE2014KENYA ampleasedtoinformyouthattheSectionVIIndiaSrilankaandNepalhaskickstartedthenewyearwithgreatvigorandenthusiasm.TheICDhasalwaysbeenleadingthewaywithitshealthprogramforthemasses.TocontinuethisnoblehumanitariancauseaMegaSchoolDentalHealthCampwasconductedinassociationwiththeA.BShettyMemorialInstituteofDentalSciencesMangalorelastJanuaryatSt.RobertsSchoolKoppaaruralareaintheChikmaglurDistrictofKarnataka.Asmanyas734childrenwereprovidedtreatmentssuchasuorideapplicationoralprophylaxisetc.ThosechildrenrequiringfurthertreatmentwereofferedfreetreatmentattheRuralDentralHealthCentreinSringerisamedistrictrunbytheA.BShettyMemorialInstituteofDentalSciencesMangaloreallfreeofcost.Iampleasedtoinformyouthatthisprogramwasindeedaresoundingsuccess.READYANDWAITINGICDvolunteersanditsinstitutionalpartnersundertheauspicesofSectionVIhumanitarianprogramsprovidenobleserviceandpersonalattentiontohundredsofruralareachildreninKarnataka.U.S.KRISHNANAYAKmuchneededserviceIIMPACTJournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE201423KARNATAKAINDIASt.RobertsSchoolRECEIVES naremoteareaintheislandofNegrosOccidentalinthePhilippinesamodernwell-equippeddentalclinicstandsinavillageforrelocatedsquattersandfarmlaborers.TheGawadKalingaGKHopeVillageDentalClinicwasestablishedbyAustriandentistDr.HaniFarrwiththesupportoftheICDEuropeanSection.Theclinicfunctionsimpeccably.Onlythequalityoftapwaterisofconcernattimes.TheresponsibledentistDr.MarieAimFelicianoisfullycommittedtotheever-increasingnumberofpatientscomingtotheclinic.Thedentalassistantsholdfrequenteducationalmissionsatthelocalschools.Byinstructinglocalteachersindentalhealthandprophylaxisvillageresidentslearnaboutpreventivedentalmeasuresfromanearlyage.Theteachersaregiveninstructionalmaterialandareadoptingnewtechniquestomotivatechildrentobemoreawareaboutdentalhealth.Duringthedaythechildrenlearnedaboutdentalhealthandprophylaxisthroughfunandgames.Theyalsoreceivedvarioushealthanddentalproducts.Morethan350studentsfromtheGKvillageandItheneighbouringcommunitiesparticipatedfullofvimandvigour.Dr.FarrmetwiththeMayorofTalisayCityDr.EricM.Saratantodevelopavoluntarytrainingprogramforfuturedentists.Thisprogramwillprovidetheclinicwithqualiedcommitteddoctors.Thedoctorsinreturnreceivefreeaccommodationtheuseofavailableinfrastructureanddentalproducts.ThebroadacceptanceamongthepopulationandmeasurestakenthatareleadingGKHopeVillageDentalClinictowardsself-reliancemakeitanexemplarymodelforsimilarprojects.HANIFARRVillagersLearnToothbrushingatHANIFARR24IMPACTJournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2014NEGROSOCCIDENTALISLANDIMPACT HANDSONTeachersuseinstructionalmaterialsandtechniquestomotivatechildrenandresidentstobecomemoreself-reliantoftheirdentalhealthcareattheHopeVillageDentalClinic.anEarlyAge25IMPACTJournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2014 ometolessthan5000residentstheTaoshanTribeislocateddeepinthemountains100kmandathreehourdrivefromTaipei.Mostadultsworkinthetowntomaketheirlivingfortheirfamily.Onlytheelderlyandthechildrenareleftinthetribe.Ittakesthenearestdentistaboutanhourtodrivethemuddybumpyandwindingroadswithtreacheroustwistsandturns.AnICDteamledbyDr.Ying-KweiTsengTICDPresidentDr.Yuh-YuanShiauTICDInternationalCouncilorandDr.Hsin-ChengLiuTICDRegistrarsetouttotheremotetribetohelpthepeople.Fellowsexaminedandgaveoralhygieneinstructionstoover100residents.Thetemporarychurchwhichhousedthemissionsactivitieswaslledwiththelaughterofboysandgirlsjumpingallaround.Dr.Shiauinthephotoaboveisseenexaminingaschoolgirlsoralconditioninthechurchkitchensetupasatemporaryclinic.TheICDteamplansforthenextmissiontopushevenfurtheranddeeperintothemountains.YUH-YUANSHIAU26IMPACTJournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2013TAIWANHDENTALCARETRAVELSDEEPINTOTHEMOUNTAINS TheKimberleyDentalTeamKDThasbeenprovidingoralhealtheducationanddentaltreatmenttoremoteKimberleyAboriginalcommunitiessince2009includesvolunteerdentistsdentalassistantsdentaltherapistsnalyeardentalstudentsnewgraduatesandsomealliedhealthcolleagues.AlldonatetheirtimeandskillsandthecostsofairfaresaccommodationsandroadtransportationarecoveredbythefoundersJanandJohnOwendonationsandsponsorshipincludingtheAustralasianSectionoftheInternationalCollegeofDentists.Oralhealtheducationandscreeninghaveoccurredin18schools.KDTsuppliesall42schoolsintheKimberleywithonetoothbrushperchildpertermrepresenting16800toothbrushesayear.Todateover10tripshavetreated3000adultsandchildren.Sadlythestateoforalanddentalhealthhasbeensopoorthatmultipleextractionsweretheonlytreatmentoptionformanylivinginpainandactiveinfection.KDTwasmakingadifference.In2009100oftheserviceswereextractionsbutnowextractionshavebeenreducedtoonly40oftheservices.TheKimberleyDentalTeamTKDTOBJECTIVESOralhealtheducationtobeprovidedaspartofalldentalconsultationsprovidedbyKDTpersonnel.Developmentanddistributionofculturallyappropriateeducationalmaterialsatdentalclinicsschoolsandgeneralhealthclinics.Provisionoftoothbrushingequip-mentforuseinschools.DevelopmentofsustainablemodelstoensureKimberleyAboriginalpeoplewanttoandareabletoaccessaffordabletoothbrushesandtoothpaste.Developmentofsustainableeffectiveandculturallysecuremodelsfororalhealthpromotionanddentalservices.Collaborationwithotheragenciestosupporthealthpromotioninitiativestargetinghealthyeatingforexampleprogramsaddressingfoodavailabilityincommunitystores.Whileemergencyandrestorativedentaltreatmenttoindividualsisinvaluabletherealgainsinhealthandqualityoflifearelikelytocomefromimprovedoralhealthcreatedthroughregularteethcleaninghealthyeatingandregularscreening.Thecrucialroleofbuildingtrustingrelationshipswithcommunitymembersisparamountandhasbeenpivotalinenablingmanytobecomfortableinaccessingthefreecareourteamsprovide.WermlybelievethiscommitmenttocommunitywilllastalifetimefortheyoungstudentsandvolunteerswhoareourfutureICDFellows.BUILDINGTRUSTKDTeamfoundersJanandDr.JohnOwenhavebuilttrustingrelationshipsamongsttheAboriginalcommunitymembers.JOHNOWEN27IMPACTJournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2014AUSTRALIA27 ellowsoftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionXIVMyanmarconductedafreedentaltreatmenttripinHmawBiTownshipMonesterytreatingmorethan300patients.Thetreatmentsincludedllingsscalingsextractionsanddelieveryoffullandpartialdentures.OurFellowsalsopresentedoralhealtheducationtothepublicanddonatedtoothbrushesandtoothModernOralCareandTheFaceofTrFpaste.InthepictureoneofourFellowsisseenregisteringthedentalstatusofthepatientswhocometoourmobilefreedentalclinic.AlsoapparentiswhatappearsasawhitecoatingonthelocalsfacesandarmsknownasThanaka.Myanmarwomenusedthetraditionalyellowish-whitecosmeticmixturemadefromgroundbark.Thanakahasbeenpartofthiscountryscultureforover2000yearscomesfromthefragrantliquidpowderofthebarkofMurayaExoticaandisauniqueMyanmarcompositionandrecognizedbeautier.OnehardlyndsaMyanmarladywhodoesnotndmultipleusesforThanaka.ThistraditionofwearingbothpubliclyandprivativelythisindigenousproductisanoutstandingandpricelessinheritancepasseddownthroughTUNTUNTHWE28IMPACTJournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2014MYANMAR aditionectionIIIMexicohasbeenprovid-inghealthcommunityservicesatSierraTarahumarawherethepop-ulationoforiginalnativeindiansliveinextremepoverty.Thedaybeganateightinthemorningattheofcesofourlocaldentalassociationbyloadingourbuswithdentalequipmentmaterialsmedicationsandluggage.Therstlegofourjourneylastinguntilaroundvepmlaterthatdaywasawonderfulopportunitytosocializewithourcolleaguesandfriends.Thefollowingmorningafterourrststopweun-loadedontopickuptrucksasthebuscouldnotgofurtherduetolackofpavedroads.TwomorehoursandwearrivedatSanJosedeBaquiachi.Almosteverybodywasverytiredfromthisexhaustingandbumpyjourneybutreadytoworkthenextmorning.AfterthelocalhostsservedaheartybreakfastofeggsandbeanswithhandmadetortillasweinstalledeightsetsofdentalequipmentsdonatedbytheRotaryClubCd.JuarezCentroColegiodecirujanosDentistasdeCd.JurezandtheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionIIIMexico.Duringthenexttwodayswetreatedover190patients.Althoughweworkedinaveryrusticplaceweenjoyedthespiritofgoodwillandfraternityamongthecliniciansandhelpersthatcametothisevent.Wecannotforgetthegesturesofgratefulnessfromourextraordinarypatientswhichisthebestpaymentwecouldhaveeverreceived.SierraTarahumaraNativeIndiansMissionSgenerationsfoundonlyinMyanmar.ThanakaagreeswithMyanmarweather.Itisofgreathelptobeartheheatofthesunandanidealcosmeticforthosewhoworkunderdirectsunshine.WomenwhoworkinpaddyeldsalwayswearthicklayersofThanakatotoleratetheintenseheat.Itisalsobelievedtohelpremoveacneandpromotesmoothskin.TheactiveingredientsofThanakaarecourmarinandmarmesin.MEXICOENRIQUETREVIOBAZNFROMALLWALKSOFLIFEICDMexicoFellowstreatedover190patientsbothyoungandoldintheruralcommunityofSierraTarahumara.29IMPACTJournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2014 MOTHERANDDAUGHTERTEAMUPINELSALVADORICDCouncilorDonnaBrodealongwithherdaughterKristenwerepartofa30memberCanadianSectionhumanitarianteamthattravelledundertheauspicesoftheSperowayprogamtoElSalvadorinordertodeliverhopetoneedychildrenintheformoffoodmedicinedentistryeducationandotheressentials.Sperowayanon-protrelieforganizationisoneofeightprogramssupportedbytheSectionscharitablefoundation.HELPINGSTREETCHILDRENINMONGOLIADr.AkiraSendaInternationalCouncilorfromSectionVIIJapanandhiscolleagueshavebeenfocusingonhelpingthestreetchildrenintheMongoliancapitalcityofUlaanbaatar.AcollaborativecharitydentaltreatmentwasplannedinvolvingvolunteersfromMongoliaandJapan.Everysummerforthelast17yearsthedentistshygienistsanddentalandhighschoolstudentstreathundredsofpatientsinruralareasandthechildrenshouseinUlaanbaatar.LIFESAVINGMISSIONINAFRICAAsreportedbyCouncilorforAfricaSectorProf.GbemisolaAgbelusiFellowsinLagosNigeriaalongwithmembersoftheOralPathologyandOralMedicineSocietyofNigeriacarriedoutanoralcancerscreeningoutreachtotheMushinlocalgovernmenttopreventanddiagnosiswhathasbecomeaseriouslife-threateningdiseaseformany.Participantsweregivenatalkonoralhealthandthenexaminedfororalcancer.About120participantswerescreened.MongoliaElSalvadorAfrica30IMPACTJournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2014SNAPSHOTS SECTIONREPORTSSectionIUnitedStatesofAmericaSectionIICanadaSectionIIIMexicoSectionIVSouthAmericaArgentinaBrazilBoliviaChileColombiaEcuadorParaguayPeruUruguayVenezuelaSectionVEuropeanAustriaBulgariaBelgiumCzechRepublicCroatiaCyprusDenmarkEnglandFinlandEstoniaFranceGeorgiaGermanyGreeceHungaryIcelandIrelandIsraelItalyLatviaLithuaniaLuxembourgMaltaMoldaviaMonacoMontenegroNetherlandsNorwayPolandPortugalRomaniaRussiaScotlandSerbiaSloveniaSpainSwedenSwitzerlandUkraineWalesSectionVIIndiaSriLankaNepalSectionVIIJapanSectionVIIIAustralasiaAustraliaNewZealandFijiIslandsPapuaNewGuineaSectionIXPhilippinesSectionXMiddleEastLebanonJordanIraqSaudiArabiaSyriaKuwaitBahrainQatarMuscatOmanArabEmiratesYemenSectionXIKoreaSectionXIIChineseTaipeiSectionXIIIChinaSectionXIVMyanmarSectionXXRegionsAsiaSectorRegion22HongKongMacauRegion23ThailandLaosCambodiaRegion24PakistanAfghanistanBangladeshRegion25SingaporeIndonesiaBruneiRegion30IranRegion31VietnamRegion33MalaysiaRegion36MongoliaRegion37TurkeyRegion39KazakhstanAfricaSectorRegion26LibyaMoroccoAlgeriaEritreaTunisiaRegion27SouthAfricaZimbabweZambiaRegion28CentralAfricaRegion29EgyptSudanRegion34WestAfricaCameroonNigeriaGhanaRegion35EastAfricaKenyaUgandaRegion38TanzaniaOtherRegion21CostaRicaHondurasPanamaHaitiRegion32BermudaBahamasGuyanaTrinidadTobagoJamaicaCayman31JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsREPORTSFROMTHEICDSECTIONSWORLDWIDEOfcerslistedinSectionReportsareaccurateasof1January2014THEGLOBE2014 EditorRichardJ.GaleonePresidentsGreetingCurtisR.JohnsonItiswithhonorprideandagreatsenseofhumilitythatIserveasthe2014PresidentoftheUSASection.Ifollowalineofinnovativeandenergeticleaderswhichcanbeabitintimidating.Ontheotherhanditistheirleadershipanddrivethatenergizesmeinstrivingtocontinuetheirauspiciousexample.In2012theUSASectionembarkeduponanambitiousAppliedStrategicPlan.Nowintheinitialstagesoftheplansubstantialandmeaningfuladvanceshavebeenachieved.ThereisapalpableincreaseinenergyandprideintheSectionaswedirectourfocusonmovingtheSectionforward2013sawanincreaseof25innewFellowsinductedpurchasedapropertywithgreatlyneededadditionalspacetohouseourcentralocehasanewstate-of-theartwebsitetwovideoshavebeenproducedtoprofessionallypromotetheSectionitsmissioncorevaluesandnumerousserviceprojectshavebeenexempliedandthereiscooperativecollaborationwiththeSectionFoundationwhichissignicantlyincreasingitscorpustosupportSectionprojects.TheHumanitarianLiaisonCommitteehasbeenatremendoussuccessstoryoftheASP.UnderthepassionateandenthusiasticleadershipofDr.StephenMacklertheHLCconductedfourInternationalVolunteerSeminarsin2103withthreemoretocomein2014atdierentmajordentalmeetingsaroundthecountry.ThiswasinresponsetoanASPsurveythatrevealedtherewassignicantinterestamongSectionFellowsinvolunteerism.AndsotherewasTheInternationalVolunteerSeminarsweredesignedtoinformattendeesonwhatittakestobeavolunteerwhatopportunitiesareavailableforvolunteersandhowdoesavolunteergetstarted.EachseminarispresentedbyaFellowseasonedwithyearsofPresidentCurtisR.Johnson2014OfficersPresidentCurtisR.JohnsonPresidentElectDexterE.BarnesVicePresidentMargaretM.Culotta-NortonPastPresidentPaulE.StubbsTreasurerRichardM.SmithEditorRichardJ.GaleoneRegistrarCarolI.TurnerDeputyRegistrareodoreM.RobersonDeputyRegistrarEmeritusVangelR.ZissiSGRegistrarEmeritusRobertE.BradyDep.SGDep.RegistrarEmeritusGeorgeSelfridgevolunteeringFrankSerioSamMolindDavidFrost.Theresponsetotheseminarshasbeenoverwhelmingwithoverowcrowdsateverypresentation.AdditionallytheSectionhascollaboratedwiththeADAviaawebsitelinktotheADAsInternationalDentalVolunteerwebpagewhereADA-approvedvolunteeropportunitiescanbeviewed.IbelievethistobeahistorictimefortheUSASection.Itisaprivilegetoserveduringsuchaperiodoftransformation.IamsupportedbyanoutstandingBoardofRegents.RegistrarCarolTurnerandherfantasticstaprovidemewithneededguidanceandsupportnecessarytoachievetheSectionsgoalsandobjectives.IamcondentthatPresident-ElectDexterBarnesandVicePresidentMargaretCulotta-NortonwillcontinuetheSectionleadershipwiththeexperienceandenthusiasmneededtocontinuetheSectionsjourneytoourenvisionedfuture.JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists32THEGLOBE2014SectionIUSAwww.usa-icd.orgTHEUSALEADERSHIPPresidentPaulStubbsseated4thfromrightwithhis2013OfcersandBoardofRegents.ToprowfromleftDrs.PeterPaulsonDouglasStarkeyWilliamBennettWilliamBirdwellNoraHarmsenRobertSeminaraWilliamFraserRonaldPalerandDavidHolwager.CenterrowDrs.CharlesSmithPeterKorchIIIAllenKeenanMargaretCulotta-NortonBruceToyPaulIslerThomasFellmanandJosephKenneally.SeatedDrs.CarolTurnerRichardSmithTheodoreRobersonMichaelKenneyPaulStubbsCurtisJohnsonDexterBarnesandRichardGaleone. THEGLOBE201433JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsWhataprivilegetohavebeenPresidentoftheUSASectionatthissignicanttimeintheSectionshistoryIappreciatetheconstantenergyandsupportofourprojectsandactivitiestogetherwithcohesivefocusinfollowingthedirectionsoutlinedinournewly-adoptedAppliedStrategicgoalsandobjectivesforthecomingveyearsandourestablishedCoreValuesintegrityleadershipandservice.ForemostofourobjectivesisourLeadershipInitiativewhichcontinuestobesuccessfulwithinthedentalschoolactivitiesincludingtheWhiteCoatCeremoniesGreatExpectationsmentorshipprogramandLeadershipAwards.TheInternationalCollaborativeInitiativenowcombinestheInternationalSectionReportsUSAPastPresidentsMessagePaulE.StubbsStudentExchangeProgramtheGlobalHealthStudentAssociationsandtheHumanitarianLiaisonCommittee.AlltheseprogramsdemonstratetheSectionscommitmenttoleadership.TheimportanceofcommunicationwithourFellowscannotbeunderstated.IampleasedourBoardofRegentsappropriatedfundstoenhanceourwebsitetoprovideallourFellowswithcurrentandinterestingupdatesonouractivitiesandopportunitiesforservice.Bytheendof2013weshouldrealizethecompleterevision.Fromour2012membersurveywelearnedofgrowinginterestfordevelopmentofdomesticprojectswithintheSection.TwosuchprojectsthePeaceCorpProjectandtheFisherHouseProjecthaveourished.Approximately1000PeaceCorpapplicantsareinneedofdentalexaminationsaspartoftheirapplicationprocedure.ThroughtheguidanceofDr.LeonAronsonanICDprogramwaslaunchedtoprovidetheseapplicantswithacompletedentalexaminationatnocharge.OurFisherHouseProjectwasinauguratedJanuary2013inHonoluluHawaiiwithICDFellowsprovidingemergencypalliativedentalcaretothefamiliesofwoundedmilitarypersonswhilestayinginaFisherHouse.Thesehousesprovideacomfortablelocationtostaywhilethewoundedfamilymemberishospitalized.YetanotheractionresponsetooneofourASPgoalsistheSeminarsonVolunteerismfosteredbytheHumanitarianLiaisonSub-Committee.Fourseminarsin2013and2014presentedinassociationwithmajordentalmeetingsstresstheimportanceofateameortofvolunteerparticipation.TheICDhasacommitteeofmentorswillingtohelpparticipantsgotothenextlevelofvolunteering.Themostsignicanteventof2013fortheSectionistheserendipitousdiscoveryandpurchaseofabuildingtohousetheSectionIUSAoce.Thisnewlocationwillprovideconsiderableopportunityforgrowthofthestaandservicesforourmembership.IamextremelyproudandappreciativeoftheeortsoftheSectionRegentsViceRegentsandDeputyRegentsandallthosewhohavecontributedtomakethisagreatyear.Theapparentrewardforyourdiligenceisastrongerbondoffellowshipandsuccessfulcompletionofmultipleendeavors.Youallhaveanamazingimpactuponthoseweserve. WhatadelightitistobetheRegistraroftheUSASection.TheSectionhashadawonderfulyearwithitsAppliedStrategicPlanASPasafoundationandaguideforallofourinitiatives.TheBoardofRegentshasreconrmedthecorevaluesofIntegrityLeadershipandServiceduringtheannualsessioninNewOrleansanditisexcitingtoseetheenthusiasmthisentireASPprocessdrives.OurExecutiveMeetingwasheldinJanuaryinconjunctionwiththeSouthwestDentalConferencebasedinDallasTexas.OurO-cershavebeenworkingontheshort-termgoalsandallareamazedhowourfocusedguidanceisabletoenergizeourentireBoardofRegents.OurnewFisherHouseProjecthasalreadysupportedsomefamiliesinneed.OtherFisherHousesthroughouttheStatesarecomingonline.ThisprojectprovidesemergencydentaltreatmentforservicememberfamiliestemporarilystayinginFisherHouseswhiletheirlovedoneisinthemilitarymedicaltreatmentfacility.OurInternationalCollaborativeInitiativecontinuestoexpandinscope.OneofitsthreesubcommitteesistheHumanitarianLiaisonCommittee.TheyhavesponsoredVolunteerSymposiumsinfourlocationsTheChicagoMidwintertheHinmanAtlantaGeorgiaWashingtonStateandtheGreaterNewYorkMeetings.Theresultsandreceptiontothepresentationshasbeenexceptional.ICDUSAFoundationJamesR.AllenPresidentIthasbeenanhonortoserveaspresidentoftheICDUSAFoundation.Wearewellonourwaytothe3Mgoalwehadsetfor2016.Whenweachievethatcorpusandbeyondwewillbeabletofundmoreprojectsandapprovegrantrequestsatthelevelwereceivethemtoday.AsIpreparetoleaveoceIamdelightedtoknowthattheFoundationsleadershipwillbepassedontotheverycapablehandsofDr.MichaelOurspring2013BoardofRegentsmeetingtookplaceattheTamayaResortandSpainsunnyNewMexico.WehadtheopportunitytolookathowweenvisionourcorrespondenceandmeetingstakingplaceinthefutureLookslikewebsitemeetinginformationanddatabasecapabilityaregoingtotakeagiantleapforwardin2014.TheannualsessiontookplaceinthedelightfulcityofNewOrleansLouisianafromOct.29toNov.12013.TheFellowshipOrientationProgramwasonHalloweenwiththeConvocationonthe1stofNovemberwelcoming295newFellows.IhavereadalltheCandidateInformationPacketsonthesefolksandfoundthatthereisanincredibleamountoftalentcomingourway.OneofthebiginitiativesfortheSectionwastolocatequarterswithmoresquarefootagesotheSectioncouldcontinuetogrow.ASearchCommitteewasformedandfoundawonderfullocationinGaithersburgMaryland.Longstoryshortbythetimeyoureadthisarticleinprintweshouldbemovedintoournewocecondo.ThenewaddressInternationalCollegeofDentistsUSASection610ProfessionalDriveSuite201GaithersburgMD20879TheseareexcitingtimesfortheSectionaswerefocusandrealigntoprovidethebestvalueforthemembershipofourFellows.KenneyasPresidentandDr.JamesConrardyasVicePresident.TheyhavetheknowledgeenergyanddriveneededforthecontinuedgrowthoftheFoundation.WeallwishthemwellInMaywewillbesponsoringaCEforuminBonitaSpringsFlorida.Presenterswilltalkoninternationalvolunteerismandtherewillbeahands-oncourseonendodontics.Wearehopingthatmanywilltreattheirfamiliestoavacationoffunrelaxationandenjoyment.Thankyouagainfortheopportunityofservingforthepastthreeyears.AfewyearsagowehadaContinuingEducationConferenceinCharlestonSouthCarolina.AsIdroveupwithmyfamilytocheckinaverytallAfricanyoungmanwithanaccentcameoutandaskedifhecouldhelpus.IaskedhimifhewasKikuyu.Hisfacelitup.DoyouknowKikuyuheasked.Isaidyes.DoyouknowthenewMedicalDentalClinicwhichisthereHetoldmehismotherhadhereyescaredforatthatclinic.Itoldhimthatourgrouphelpedfundthathospital.WhenhedeliveredourluggagehewouldnotacceptatipsayinghecouldnotforwehaddonesomuchforKikuyu.Ifelt10feettalltobeamemberofthisFoundation.ThatisaboutasgratiedasIhaveeverbeenforhavingdonesomethingformyfellowman.Iwisheachofyoucouldhaveexperiencedthismomentintimesoyoucouldknowrsthandwhatadierenceyouaremaking.RegistrarsReportCarolI.TurnerTHEGLOBE201434JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsUSA EditorJ.BrianClarkPresidentsGreetingJackC.McListerTorontoOntariohostedthe2013AnnualMeetingandConvocationoftheICDCanadianSectioninconjunctionwiththeOntarioDentalAssociationsAnnualSpringMeetingandtheCanadianDentalAssociationsAnnualConvention.WewereprivilegedtohaveCollege-at-LargeSecretaryGeneralJackHintermanattendfromFlintMichiganaswellasPastPresidentoftheCollege-at-LargeGarryLunnrepresentingInternationalPresidentLeonAronsonwhowasattendingfunctionsinAsia.BothFellowHintermanandFellowLunnaddressedthenewFellowsattheirorientationsessionprovidingthemwithafulsomeexposuretoboththehistoryandtheorganizationoftheCollege.PresidentDennisFuchsencouragedournewinducteestoconsidersomedeservingindividualthattheycouldhonorjustastheyhadbeenhonoredbysomeonenominatingthem.PresidentFuchspresidedoverawonderfulconvocationdinnerandgalainPresidentJackC.McLister2014OfficersPresidentJackC.McListerPresidentElectRandallR.CroutzeVicePresidentKenSkinnerImmediatePastPresidentDennisG.FuchsRegistrarRobertC.BakerTreasurerAllanB.BakerEditorJ.BrianClarkCONGRATULATIONSPastPresidentDennisFuchsawardsthehighhonorofMasterFellowshiptoFellowMikeSuzukiduringtheCanadianconvocationceremony.which20newFellowswereinductedandonenewFellowfromtheStateofVermontwasinductedintotheAmericanSection.WewerefortunatetohaveSecretaryGeneralHintermanandPastInternationalPresidentLunnaddressourmembersatourfunction.FellowMikeSuzukiwasawardedthestatusPROJECTHOPESperowayCanadaisorganizedbyFellowJackCottrellofPortPerryON.ThegroupofthirtymembersincludingICDFellowsJackCottrellandCouncilorBrodealongwithherdaughterprovidesfoodclothingandmedicineaswellascomprehensivedentalcareinElSalvadorCentralAmerica.THEGLOBE201435JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionIICANADAwww.icd-canada.com FellowshipClass2013FrontRowL-RRegistrarBobBakerWinnipegMBPastInternationalPresidentGarryLunnVancouverBCCanadianSectionPresidentDennisFuchsYorktonSKSecretaryGeneralJackHintermanFlintMIMasterFellowMikeSuzukiLondonON.MiddleRowL-RFrankHechterWinnipegMBRobertBarskyCalgaryABMurrayWhiteWinnipegMBGraceLeeOttawaONCharlesLinLondonONRobertHuffCalgaryABKeithComptonEdmontonABMohanTeekasinghSaskatoonSKBlaineFriesenReginaSKValerieStavroTorontoONRussellHamanishiDeltaBCLionelLenkinskiTorontoONRobertRuhlWilmingtonVTPaulineHarrisonCalgaryAB.BackRowL-RDanielAlbertBedfordNSKeyvanAbbaszadehLondonONTerrieLogueDartmouthNSDonnaGreenSt.ThomasONGordonPayneLondonONGordonOrganITorontoON.RegistrarsReportBobBakerThe2013AnnualMeetingoftheCanadianSectionwasheldinTorontoOntarioonMay2ndand3rd2013.PastPresidentoftheInternationalCollegeGarryLunnbroughtgreetingsfromInternationalPresidentLeonAronsontoourAnnualMeetingoftheBoardofRegentsandtotheConvocation.AsPastPresidentoftheCanadianSectionGarryparticipatedintheCredentialsCommitteeandtheOrientationofCandidates.WewerealsohonoredtohaveSecretaryGeneralJackHintermanatourannualmeetingbanquetandconvocation.AttheBoardmeeting37candidateswereapprovedforinductionin2014.TheBoardofRegentsalsogranted13LifeFellowships.AttheBanquetandConvocationPresidentDennisFuchspresentedaMasterFellowshiptoLifeFellowMikeSuzuki.PresidentFuchsalsoinducted20newFellowsintotheCanadianSectionandonenewFellowintotheInternationalCollegeofDentistsforSectionItheUSSection.TheBoardapprovedatotalof39000fundingfor5humanitarianprojects.OnceagaintheBoardapprovedthegrantingof10studentawardsof1000eachplusaplaquecerticatetoeachawardwinnerinthe10FacultiesofDentistryinCanada.TheBoardapprovedtheuseofourwebsiteforthepaymentofduestotheCanadianSectionandforthegivingofdonationstotheWilliamJ.SpenceMemorialICDFoundation.TheBoardalsoapprovedtheplacementoftheRosterofFellowsoftheCanadianSectiononourwebsite.ofMasterFellowoneofICDshighesthonoursforhisyearsofdedicatedservicetotheCollege.ItemsofournewtartandesignedbyFellowCarolMartinwereavailableforpurchasewithproceedsgoingtoourWm.J.SpenceICDMemorialFoundation.InterestwasoverwhelmingandsilktartanpocketsquaresandpursescarveswerepresentedtoeachnewFellow.AttheBoardofRegentsMeetingchairedbyPresidentDennisFuchsvehumanitarianprojectswereapprovedbytheWm.J.SpenceICDMemorialFoundationtotalling39000.TheprojectsarelocatedinCanadaCentralAmericaVietnamandthePhilippines.Humanitarianprojectshavereceivedatotalof239000overthepast10years.Iwanttocongratulateournewocersfor2014.PresidentElectRandallCroutzeVicePresidentandnewRegentofDistrict4KenSkinnernewRegentofDistrict1EdOBrienandnewRegentDistrict6JayMcMullan.IsincerelywanttothankourPastPresidentDennisFuchsforhisadmirabletermasPresidentoverthepastyearandforhisguidanceandmentorship.ToRegistrarBobBakerforhistirelesseortsmeticulousattentiontodetailandorganizingsuchawonderfulconvocationdinner.ToFellowBrianClarkforhisoutstandingcontributionasourEditorandnallytoRegentPeterDeGiacomoandDeputyRegentsArleneDagysandDrewSmithfortheirassistancewithourTorontoconvocation.TheWilliamJ.SpenceICDMemorialFoundationispleasedtoannouncethatithasrecommendedafterpartiallydrawingonreservesthegrantsoffundstotaling36500toveCanadiandentalcharitableorganizationsforhumanitarianprojectsin2013.TheICDCanadaBoardofRegentsatitsannualCouncilmeetinginTorontoinMay2013thenapprovedthegrantstoEditorBrainClarkMemorialFoundationApprovesGrantsofMoreThan36000THEGLOBE201436JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsCANADA theseorganizationswhichwereREMOTEAREAMEDICALVOLUNTEERSOFCANADAwhichisspearheadedbyFellowIanDoyleandDr.GarySamsonofHalifax.TheAmerindianpopulationsinremotePakaraimaMountainsandotherareasofGuyana.SouthAmericaiswheresuppliesaredeliveredandservicesandexpertiseoeredtolocalDentecpersonnel.GRACECOMMUNITYCHURCHCharleswoodWinnipeghasalong-termprojectTheVillageofHopedentalclinicinKitweZambiaandmorerecentlyinGuatemalaforMayanpeoplesinaremoteareanearCoban.BothprojectsaremanagedbyFellowAaronKim.SPEROWAYCANADAisorganizedbyFellowJackCottrellofPortPerryON.ThegroupprovidesfoodclothingandmedicineaswellascomprehensivedentalcareinElSalvadorCentralAmerica.SEMIAHMOOVIETNAMANDSEMIAHMOOPHILIPPINESarebothmanagedbyFellowKenStonesandFellowvolunteersoutofVancouverbuthavedierentareasoftargeting.InVietnamanongoingclinictreatschildreninremoteDaNangandinthePhilippinesitisontheislandofSiquijorwhereschoolchildrenandteachershaveahighcariesrateduetoexcessiveamountsofsugarinthediet.Alltravelandexpensesforthedentalvolunteersonthesemissionsarepaidbythemembersthemselvesandgrantsaremeanttocoverdentalsuppliesandequipmentneededtoset-updentaloperatoriestoprovidetreatment.ReportsfromsomeoftheseandpastprojectsmaybefoundontheICDCanadianSectionweb-sitewww.icd-canada.com.THEGLOBE201437JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsCANADA EditorFedericoPrezDezPresidentsGreetingEnriqueTrevioBaznPresident2011-2013InFebruarywestartedbyassistingabusinessluncheonorganizedbythelocalUSregencyattheMcCormickConventionCenterduringtheCDSMid-wintermeetinginChicago.IcamewithFellowsDr.ErnestoAcuaICDPast-PresidentandDr.FedericoPrezDiezEditorandPast-PresidentICD-MxicowethankourUSFellowsverymuchfortheirwarmhospitality.WearelookingforwardasaCollegetokeeponservingourneededcommunitiesandweinviteyoutojoinusnext2014inonemorevisittothiswonderfulplaceinthedessertofChihuahuawhosenativesreallyneedustomaketheirlivesalittlebetterbyimprovingtheiroralhealth.CommunityServicesInJuneweworkedforthefthyearinarowonourCommunityServiceProjectattheSierraTarahumaraofChihuahuamoreonpage29.FellowsthatattendedthisprojectwereDrs.MiguelColinPresidentElectAlfonsoGonzalezPast-PresidentElisYamileSanchezJoseAngelSifuentesSecretaryNumaEscobarRubenEscobarJavierAlonsoandEnriqueTrevioPresident2011-2013.Dr.AlfonsoGonzlezCampderPast-President2009-2011withagroupofFellowsfromMxicoCityaredoingdentalcommunityservicesmonthlyatagirlsorphanagehomeinValledeBravo.Theirprojectistoopenasecondclinicinthefuturetoextendtherangeofthisjobinconjunctionwithnunsfromaconvent.InAugustDr.RolandoPenicheRegentofourICDSoutheastZonedidanoutstandingjobbyorganizingDentalHealthCommunityserviceforpoorcommunitiesofYucatnworkingwithICDFellowsfromhiszone.ThisyeartheynamedthisserviceBrigadasInternacionalesbecauseofthehelpofLuisSequierFoundationofSpainwhosedonationssupportedagoodpartoftheexpenses.WiththeparticipationofSpanishandItalianexchangestudentsandteachersfromUniversidaddeSevillaandUniversidadAlfonsoXinSpainthevastmajorityoftheworkforcewasstudentsandteachersfromUniversidadAnhuacMayabinMridaandfromthevaluableconjunctionofdentalPresidentMiguelngelColnLizalde2014OfficersPresidentMiguelngelColnLizaldePresidentElectHctorLuisCabanasGarcaVicePresidentJoaqunGonzlezCampderaPastPresidentEnriqueTrevinoBazanRegistrarElisYamileSnchezAbdeljalekTreasurerMiguelSnchezAedoEditorFedericoPrezDiezHELPINGTHEYUCATANPOORUndersupervisionofRegentRolandoPenichealongwithSpanishandItalianexachangestudentsatInternationalBrigadeDentistsSoutheastRegency.JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists38THEGLOBE2014SectionIIIMEXICOwww.dentistasicdmexico.com professionalsfromthegovernmentsYucatanhealthdepartmentwhichopenedtheirhealthservicesclinicsandfacilitatedmobiledentalunitsanddentalmaterialsin20smalltownsandruralareasfortwoweekstreating2000patientswithoutanycost.CongratulationsDr.PenicheaFellowwhoisalwayssettingtheexampleforanICDRegent.OurruraldentalclinicnearChetumalQuintanaRoobuiltbyourPast-PresidentAlfredoSakarA.openedunderthepresidenciesofDr.FedericoPrezDezandDr.AlfonsoGonzlezCampderandisstillworkinghardtreatingpoorpatientswiththehelpofdentalstudentsfromUniversidadAnhuacMayabaspartoftheirobligatorysocialservice.PromotionofFellowsPrivatePracticesWeparticipatedbymountingastandatlocalmedicaltourismexpofordierenttouristiccitieslikePuertoVallartaCancnLosCabosTijuanaandothers.ThiswasorganizedbyTheMexicanAssociastionofHotels.OurpresencewasveryproductiveinpromotingtheprivatepracticesofourICDmembersinadirectoryofthemostimportanthotelsinourcountry.FifthAnnualGolfTournamentinAcapulcoOurRegentfromthePacicSectionDr.RodrigoEscalantegatheredaveryenthusiasticgroupofFellowsandledtheorganizationofourICD-MxicoopengolftournamentatTresVidasenlaPlayaGolfClubinhonorofDr.AlfredoSakarPast-PresidentofourSectioninNovember.TheFellowswhocametothiseventenjoyedDr.EscalanteswarmhospitalityandexcellentarrangementswhichmadethistournamentamostmemorableonenotonlybecauseofthegolngitselfbutalsobecauseofthewelcomedinneratthebeachanightyachtcruisearoundAcapulcobayameetingofpast-presidentswithboardmembersandFellowsinwhichimportantaspectsofoursectionwherediscussedandanawardsdinnerwherefriendshipandfellowshipgrewbetweenalltheparticipants.WealllookforwardtooursixthannualtournamenttakingplaceinNovember2014.Drs.AlfredoSakarPast-President2003-2005AlejandroGonzalezBlancoRamnBraojosRalCamerasAntonioBelloRochInternationalCouncilorRodrigoEscalanteRegentPacicSectionRobertoSnchez-WoodworthGilbertoTostadoRegentNorthwestSectionThomasGraberHonoraryFellowandFedericoPrezDezPast-President2007-2009cametothiswonderfulevent.AcademicEventOnAugust23-24wehadouracademiceventheldatCd.JuarezMexico.ThisdentalmeetingwasfocusedonMinimallyInvasiveDentistryandBiomimetics.SpeakersfromtheUSandMxicoparticipated.Drs.KimKutchTimRaineyRosaSandersJosCedilloJosngelSifuentesLuisParasEnriqueAcostaAgustnZernRubnRosasAlejandroTrevioThomasGraberEnriqueTrevioandDavidAllemanwereourlecturers.Wehadover170attendees.ThemoneythatwasearnedwasusedtobuyequipmentforournextannualcommunityserviceprojectatSierraTarahumara.THEGLOBE201439JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsMEXICO BusinessMeetingandConvocationChangingofBoardGalaDinnerFinallythechangingofourBoardofDirec-torstookplace.Dr.MiguelAngelColnreceivedthePresidentskeyandmallet.Hegaveaveryemotionalspeechandthankedeverybodyforthehonorofbecom-ingtheSectionsPresident.Withgreatfriendshipandhappinessagaladinner-dancewascelebrated.DuringamusicalbreakIgavediplomastoDr.JoseCedilloandDr.JoseAngelSifuentesthankingthemfortheirsupport.IalsocalledUSASectionMeetingTheUSAICDandADAmeetingswereheldinNewOrleansinOctober.IstartedatthepresidentscocktailpartyonWednesday.IattendedlecturesandassistedwiththeinductionceremonyandthegaladinnerwhereIsharedatablewithICDCanadianPresidentDr.JackMcListerICDCouncilorDr.JamesConrardyandDr.WilliamHunter.IwasinvitedasICDMexicoPresidenttothe77thPierreFauchardGoldMedalAwardluncheonbyDr.ErnestoAcuaPFAWorldsPresidentonhisclosingevent.InductionCeremonyTheceremonystartedwiththeBoardofDirectorsleadbyDr.JohnHinterman.ThesecondgroupfollowedupwithourFellowstobeinductedthenwithourPast-PresidentsandRegentsafterwhomouractiveFellowswalkedintheroom.AmongtheFellowswehadtheprivilegeoftwoMasterspresenceattheceremonyDr.CristinaEguiarteandDr.AbrahamChisikovsky.PastPresidentswhocametothiseventwereDrs.CarlosK.CornishCarlosQuirozGutierrezVicenteCuairnR.AlfredoSakarA.AgustnZernG.deV.Dr.CarlosQuirozPast-PresidentandExecutiveCouncilmanstartedtheprogramandtalkedaboutthehistoryandfoundationoftheCollege.ThenDr.VicenteCuairnR.whoisalsoapastPresidentcontinuedwiththeInMemoriamofourFellowswhoarenowrestinginpeace.Helitacandleandreadalltheirnamesfollowedbyaminuteofsilence.Dr.HintermangaveaspeechabouttheimportanceofhumanitarianserviceswithinourCollegeworldwide.HeemphasizedthatheisveryhonoredtorepresenttheICDthroughouttheSections.AfterthisDr.EnriqueTrevinogaveave-minutePowerPointpresentationwithimagesoftheactivitiesofmypresidencyandreadashortreportemphasizingthehumanitarianactivitiesandacademiceventsperformedthroughoutourcountry.AseverytwoyearswehavethetraditionofhonoringoneofourFellowswiththeAbrahamChisikovskyAwardwhichisgiventoanactiveFellowofICDthatisdistinguishedbytheirprofessionalacademictrajectoryandtheservicegiventoourprofession.OnthisoccasionitwasgiventoDr.AgustinZernyGutierrezdeVelasco.Theinductionceremonytookplacereceivingaprestigiousgroupofdentistsfromdierentregionsofourcountry.OurnewFellowsareDrs.AdolfoEnriqueAcostaGioJessXavierAguirreMontelongoMarcoAntonioBogarnVarelaRamnEduardoCarranzaFernndezRicardoHuertaAndradeRosaHortensiaSandersGirnSergioAlonsoSoteroHerreraandJosHumbertoVillarrealRodrguez.Dr.EnriqueAcostaGiogaveaspeechinrepresentationofthenewmembersthankingtheCollegeforthehonoroffellowship.OnNovember152013wehadourbi-annualbusinessmeetinginthemorningwiththepresenceofDr.JohnHintermanrepresentingtheCollege.ImportantmatterswherediscussedhighlightedbytheunanimousapprovalofourInternationalPast-PresidentDr.ErnestoAcuaasMasterofourCollege.WealsohadthereportsfromthetreasurerandeachRegentandDr.EnriqueTrevinoreadhisreport.ThenextsubjectwastheelectionofournewPresidentfortheperiod2016-2017.Dr.HctorCabaaswaselectedbyunanimousvote.Wegavehimourbestwishes.WeadjournedthemeetingalittleafternoonandthenhadarehearsalsessionwiththeFellowsthatwouldbeinductedthateveningsothattheycouldfamiliarizethemselveswiththeinductionprotocol.AnorientationaboutwhatitmeanstobeanICDFellowwasgiventothembyDr.MiguelSnchez-Aedowhotraditionallytakesoverthistaskeverytwoyearswithexcellentresults.Drs.RubenEscobarNumaEscobarJorgeVargasJavierAlonsoandJoseCedilloforthegreatjobperformedontherstacademiceventonMinimallyInvasiveDentistryandBiomimetics.THEGLOBE201440JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsMEXICO PresidentWalterMarrou2014OfficersPresidentWalterMarrouPeruPastPresidentAlvaroGadolaUruguayGeneralSecretaryRobertoAvalosChileTreasurerGustavoCortesChileEditorDaniloOcaranzaChileEditorDaniloOcaranzaPresidentsGreetingsWalterMarrouSectionIVcorrespondingtoSouthAmericahasanewPresidentfortheperiod2014and2015thePeruvianFellowWalterMarrouwhohasnotbeenabletoparticipateinthisgreetingduetoforcemajorreasonsbutonhisandalltheSouthAmericancommunitysbehalftheSouthAmericanSectionwouldliketoaddresstoalltheFellowsaroundtheworldandcommunicatetothemourwishtobeusefulhelpthedisadvantagedcommunitieshelptheweakepopulationlearnfromotherculturesplaceswithdierentidiosyncrasybutthatsharethesameprinciplesoftheCollegeandbeusefullearnandteachaccordingtotheappropriatelevel.WeareayoungcontinentwithtenaciouspeoplewhowantabetterlifepeoplewithyoungbloodasmyfriendPhillipDowellsaysapersonwhoiscurrentlynecessaryfortheICDinordertoimprovetheleveloforalhealthinourpeopleandbasicallygivethemamorecomfortablelife.ThisreportinformsaboutthecountriesthatwereactiveintheSouthAmericanICDin2013theiractivitiesthePresidentsMeetingheldinLimaPeruinAuguthemaindenitionsanalyzedinthatmeetingandthefutureprojectsoftheSection.FromherefromthebeautifulSouthAmericamayyoureceiveourgreetingsandbewishesfortheyear2014toalltheFellowsoftheInternationalCollegeofDentisspreadaroundtheworld.OFFICERSOFSOUTHAMERICASECTIONLtoRTreasurerCortesGeneralSecretaryAvalosCouncilorRochefortRafaelHernandezPastPresidentGadolaandSergioAlvaradostandoutsideoftheSanMarcosUniversityDentalSchoolinLimaPeruduringtheSectionIVAnnualMeeting.THEGLOBE201441JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionIVSOUTHAMERICA TheAnnualMeetingoftheSouthAmericanSectionwasheldinLimaPeruonAugust21-222013andwehadtheattendanceoftheDistrictPresidentsthatareactiveintheInternationalCollegeofDentistsandtheyareRafaelHernndezfromArgentinaRicardoSalgadodeSouzafromBrazilChriianRochefortfromChileFreddieWilliamsfromPerElenaKavaliuskifromUruguayRubendiTorefromParaguayexcusedhimselffornotattending.ThismeetingtookplaceattheSoldeOroHotelwithintheframeworkoftheXXXIIInternationalCongressoftheOdontopediatryPeruvianSocietyinthisopportunityunderthenameofDr.RamnCailloMercadowhowasFellowoftheICDandreachedthehigheworldwidepositionintheorganizationbecomingitsPresidentin2004therSouthAmericanpresident.Dr.CailloMercadoattendedthemeetingandreceivedseveraltributesandgreetingsfromPeruvianandSouthAmericanentities.InadditionhehadthecourtesytoparticipateintheInductionCeremonyofthenewSouthAmericanFellows.In2014thePresidencyoftheSectionwillbetakenbyDr.WalterMarrouforatwo-yearperiodrepresentativeofthePeruvianDirictfollowingtherotationprogramofthePresidencythatwillbelongtotheChileanDirictintheyears2016and2017.TheSectionsSecretaryDr.RobertoAvalospresentedthemeetingsminutesthattookplaceinMontevideoUruguayin2012.Itwasapprovedunanimously.ThePresidentoftheSectionDr.AlvaroGadolafromUruguayexplainedtheneedandimportancetokeeptheSouthAmericanwebpagetakingfulladvantageofitintermsofpublishingtheactivitiesofeachDirictandkeepingtheDirictsRoersasupdatedaspossible.ThispagehasrecentlybeenreopenedanditiswaitingtoreceivematerialinordertoshareitwiththeInternationalFellows.AnnualMeetingHighlightsThemosignicantagreementsofthemeetingheldinLimawerethefollowingTheEditorsreplacementFellowRalCorvalnfromChilebyFellowDaniloOcaranzaalsofromChile.RequestinginformationtobepublishedonthewebpageoftheSection.Spreadingaslong-windedaspossibletheICDFacebook.TransferringthecompleteresponsibilityoftheSectionsSecretaryspaymenttotheChileanDistrict.ImplementingtheorganizationoftheFirstScienticMeetingoftheSouthAmericanICDSectionRegionAnnualMeetingandInductionCeremonyINGOODCOMPANYUruguayRegentElenaKavaliuskiposeswithCollegePastPresidentRamonCastilloMercado.withintheframeworkoftheThirdMercosurCongresstobeheldinPuntadelEsteUruguayfromOctober2-42014.Weexpecttohavethehighestmemberparticipationpossible.InadditionwealsoagreedoninvitingtheWorldwidePresidentoftheICDandtheSecretaryGeneral.Intheyear2012theSouthAmericanSectionhad196Fellowsandintheyear2013thereare204.Dr.SeidemannReceivesHighHonorOurSectionreceivedproudlythenewsaboutobtainingtheOttofy-OkumuraAwardthehighestdistinctionoftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsawardedtoourFellowformerworldwidePresidentDr.ManfredSeidemann.HereceivedthisdistinctionduringtheAnnualWorldwideMeetingheldinOctoberinChengduPeoplesRepublicofChina.FutureSectionandDistrictObjectivesItwasagreedonreactivatingtheFellowsExchangewithacademicpurposesforthree-weekperiods.DoctorsGadolaandHernandezrepresentativesofUruguayandArgentinarespectivelywillbeinchargeofit.TheRegentsMeetingof2014whichwassupposedtobeheldinChilewilltakeplaceinPuntadelEsteUruguayinOctober2014aspartoftheFirstScienticMeetingoftheSouthAmericanICD.TheDistrictswereaskedtotrytoincreasetheiractivitiesinalltopicsofinterestupdatingprofessionalproceduresextensionactivitiestothecommunitydiusionoforalhealthcampaignsandtakingfulladvantageofthebenetsofthewebpagesandotherinternettools.THEGLOBE201442JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsSOUTHAMERICA ProjectsRangefromHumanitarianProgramstoContinuingEducationBrazilianProjectsThereareavarietyofprojectsandtheypresentawidecoverage.StartingwiththeEducationalandProfessionalProgramsoftheArgentineanDirictrelatedtoeverythingthathastodowithMouthCancer.ContinuingwiththedierentundertakingsthattheBrazilianDirictpresentstheyarealsoveryintereedinincreasingitsnumberofFellowsanditsterritorialcoverageasitisabigcountrywithjunglegeographicareasthatarediculttoreachandmorethan200millionpeople.TheycontinueworkingontheProjectofKidneyTransplantPatientsCaretogetherwiththePauliaSchoolofMedicine.AChildDentalCareProjectisalsoartingcalledSantoAgoinhofromSorocava.AmongitsfutureplansthereistheAmazoniaProjectwhichconsidersthedentalattentiontocommunitieslocatedintheriverbankoftheAmazonaswiththecollaborationofBrazilsArmy.ChileanProjectsChileshowsproudlyitstwonewMaerFellowsDoctorsJosMatasColomandRalCorvalnBucher.ProgramsofContinuingTraininghavecontinuedthroughtheorganizationofMonthlyMeetingswithavarietyoftopicssuchasMaxillofacialEmergenciesProblemsoftheElderlyPatientUseoftheBrowsersofMedical-OdontologyInformationontheWebPhysiologyoftheImageFormingProcessintheHumanVisionandalsonon-biologicalrelatedtopicssuchasJuanFranciscoGonzalezMaerofChilesPainting.OntheotherhandwearetryingtosuperviseandhelpthedentalclinicsdonatedinordertorepairthedamagecausedbytheearthquakeinNancaguaandPeumo.Thegoalsfortheyear2014considerhavingthehighestnumberpossibleofFellowsintheScienticConferencesthatwillbeheldinUruguayandorganizesomeOdontologyGeriatricsConferencesinChile.ThePeruvianDistrictisbeingrestructuredanditisdeterminedtocarryoutaHealthCareProjectinElCallaonearLimawhichwilltrainodontologysupportpersonnelsuchasdentalassistantsandtechnicians.UruguayanProjectsTheUruguayancolleagueshavelotsofactivitiesandtheyhavealsocreatedtheOdontologyResearchNationalAwardoftheUruguayanDirict.ProfessorDr.MariaInesNavarrasgoalsaretoencouragetheknowledgeintheodontologyareaandawardtheeortanddedicationoftheUruguayanresearchersonthewayofgreatergoalsthatguidetheICDandtoencouragethepograduateudiesandtheResearchonOdontologySciences.Thisisanannualawardandconsisofacerticateanda1000.00check.NowadaystheUruguayanDirictisdevelopingaProgramofTotalImplantssupportedProhesistogetherwiththeCatlicaUniversityofUruguay.ThisPROUDTOWEARTHEICDKEYabovewhenappearingonstageorbelowduringdinnerattheSectionsAnnualMeetinginLimaPeru.programwasapprovedbytheMiniryofEconomyandFinanceofUruguaythroughtheMiniryResolutionnumber8840onMay102013.ThisProgramwillbeperformedduringaperiodofthreeyears.ThesearethecurrentactivitiesoftheDirictsthatarepartoftheSectionIVandwehopethisbriefsummaryletsyouhaveanideaofourdevelopment.THEGLOBE201443JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsSOUTHAMERICA EditorWalterJ.vanDrielPresidentsGreetingLjuboMarionOOnbehalfoftheEuropeanSectionoftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsIhaveapleasureofinvitingyoutothe59thAnnualMeetingwhichwillbeheldinLjubljanaSloveniainJune2014.SloveniaisasmallCentralEuropeancountryonthesunnysideoftheAlps.TheSloveniannationof2millionhassurvivedmainlyduetoitsculturelanguageandvitality.ItscapitalLjubljanahasapicturesqueunitycomposedofanarchitecturalheritagespanningRomancityEmonathroughRenaissanceandBaroqueLjubljanatotheSecessionArtNouveauandModernLjubljanasostronglymarkedbytheinuenceofthefamousSlovenianarchitectPresidentLjuboMarion2014OfficersPresidentLjuboMarionPresidentElectTomFeeneyVicePresidentCorradoPaganelliPastPresidentHenrikRiisagerHarmsenRegistrarArgiriosPissiotisTreasurerHendrikDonkerEditorWalterJ.vanDrielJoePlenik.Ljubljanaisauniversitycity.Therootsoftheuniversitygobacktothe18thcenturywithAcademiaOperusorumthefourtholdestAcademyofSciencesandArtinEurope.APhilharmonicSocietyalsodatesbackthreecenturies.AtthemeetingwewillhearlecturesandresearchactivitiesfromFellowsfromthecountriesofCentralandEasternEuropeanDistrictsandestablishnewcontactsandfriendshipsbetweenallmembersoftheEuropeanSection.The59thAnnualMeetingoftheEuropeanSectionICDwillhaveanexcitingscienticandsocialprogramreectingthewarmthandhospitalityoftheSlovenians.JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists44THEGLOBE2014SectionVEUROPEwww.icd-europe.com58thAnnualMeetingCopenhagenDenmarkAsusualmostyearlyactivitiesconcernthemostimportanteventoftheyeartheAnnualMeetingandCongressoftheSection.ThisyeartheAnnualMeetingandCongresswasheldinthesettingsofbeautifulCopenhagenthecapitalcityofDenmarkwhichprovidedwonderfulvenuesforthesocialgatheringsandtheScienticDayorganizedbythe2012-2013PresidentDr.HenrikHarmsenandhisteam.Themeetingwasverysuccessfulandattendedbyabout240EuropeanFellowsandguests.Apre-congressdinnerwasheldatRestaurantNOMAthebestrestaurantintheworldfouryearsinarow.Therewasalsothetraditionalgolftournament.ThistimeitspicedwithchampagneandotherrefreshmentsservedbythePresident.TheOpenForumheldduringthescienticdayincorporatedthepresentationsofthehumanitarianprojectsofvariousDistrictsoftheSectionsupportedbythePhillipDearFoundation.TheheadlineforthescienticdaywasChangingParadigmsinDentistrywithlecturersfromKoreaItalyUKPortugalAustriaandDenmarkcoveringareassuchasimplantologyorthodonticsethicsandesthetics.ActivitiesincludedavisittothecityhallofCopenhagenfollowedbydinnerinTivolitheworldsoldestamusementparkandthisyearcelebratingits170thbirthday.TheaccompanyingpersonstourwenttoLouisianamuseumofmodernartandKronborgCastlethesettingoftheplayHamletbyShakespeare.FridayeveningandnightsawatourbyboatintheCopenhagenharboranddinneratthenewoperahouseoverlookingCopenhagenenjoyingthemidsummerlights. RegistrarsReportArgiriosPissiotisIthasbeenoneoftheEuropeanSectionsgoalsduringthelast10yearstoexpandintotheformerEasternEuropeanCountries.ThemethodofimplementationwastoaskFellowsfromvariousEuropeanDistrictswithcontactsinthosecountriestochoosedeservingdentistsfromacademiaorprivatepracticeandinvitethemtobeinductedasFellowsviaEuropeanDistricts.Thesecondstepwastocreatethe14thDistrictoftheEuropeanSectionEasternandCentralEuropeandselectDr.LjuboMarionofSloveniatobetherstRegentofthenewlyestablishedDistrict14.NowDINNERSPEECHFollowingthe58thInductionCeremonyImmediatePastPresidentDr.HenrikHarmsenaddressestheformal-dressedassemblyattheGaladinner.ithascomethetimethatDr.LjuboMarionisPresidentoftheEuropeanSectionoftheICDfortheyear2013-2014settinganewpacetotheexpansionoftheICDtoEasternEurope.THEGLOBE201445JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsEUROPEProjectsandFundingTheStandingCommitteeonProjectsandFundingmetinearlyMarchthisyearunderthechairmanshipofPastPresidentoftheSectionandInternationalCouncilorDr.PhillipDowell.ProposalsapprovedbytheBoardofRegentsincludetheprintingofthenewBasicEpidemiologicalMethodspublishedbytheWorldHealthOrganizationandtheprojectsproposedbyDr.MiguelPavaoofPortugalandhisNGOMundoaSorrirSmilingWorld.ThefundingincludestheprojectsHealthySmilesS.Tom2013SmilingFogoatCapeVerdeandSmilesDoortoDoor.BoardofRegentsTheBoardofRegentsmettwicethisyearonceduringthe58thAnniversaryMeetingoftheEuropeanSectionoftheICDinCopenhageninJuneandonceinParisinNovember.TheBoarddiscussedandmadedecisionsforalltheregularbusinessoftheSectionandfocusedontherecommendationsofthetwoStandingCommitteestheProjectsandFundingCommitteebyapprovingtheprojectsthattheSectionwillfundsuchastheprintingofthenewBasicEpidemiologicalMethodspublishedbytheWorldHealthOrganizationandthefundingoftheprojectsproposedbyDr.MiguelPavaoofPortugalandhisNGOMundoaSorrirSmilingWorld.ThestandingcommitteeonGrowthandDevelopmentintroducedadiscussiononthetwomainissuesgrowthwithintheexistingDistrictsandfurtherexpansiontoEasternEurope-followingthedecisiontoapprovetheproposaloftheCollegeandtransferRussiatoSectionXXbyimplementingadierentmethodologyandfocusingononecountryatatime.LastbutnotleasttheBoardofRegentselectedasthenewVicePresidentoftheSectionDr.CorradoPaganelliRegentoftheItalianDistricttobecomePresidentoftheSectionin2015-2016andinvitedhimtoInternationalCouncilTheInternationalCounciloftheCollegemetthisyearinChengduSichuanChina.RepresentingSectionVwereCouncilorsDrs.PhillipDowellFransKroonandArgiriosPissiotiswhowereinvitedtochairorparticipateinseveralCollegecommittees.AttheendofthegeneralsessioninternationalocersoftheCollegewereelectedincludingtwomembersofourSectionDr.PhillipDowellasVicePresidentandDr.DovSydneyasEditor.TheEuropeanSectionwashonoredbythepresenceofDr.LeonAronsonPresidentoftheCollegePastPresidentoftheCollegeDr.GarryLunnandPastPresidentoftheUSASectionandHonoraryFellowoftheEuropeanSectionDr.CharlesSimons.Theywereallsupportedbytheirlovelyspouses.ThemeetingclosedwiththeInductionof42newFellowstotheCollegefollowedbyaGalaDinner.ThisyearDistrict14CentralandEasternEuropeintroducedninenewFellowsamongthemthreefromRussiaandtherstFellowfromRomania.ThreenewcountriesjoinedtheEuropeanSectionandnowhaveaFellowoftheICDandtheseareFinlandIcelandandRomaniaasmentionedabove.Themeetingendedwithapost-congresstourtotheVikingshipsandadinnercruiseontheRoskildeFjord.organizethe61stAnniversaryMeetingoftheSectioninMilanItaly.FurthermoretheBoardelectedtwonewRegentsDr.MatthiasBimlerasRegentofDistrict6-GermanyandDr.SantiagoJaneasRegentofDistrict12-Spain. This12-year-oldgirlisoneofseveralhundredVietnamesechildreninaprimaryschooloutsideDaNangwhoreceiveddentalcarefromCollegevolunteers.TheICDGlobalVisionaryFundprovidessupportforhumanitarianandeducationalprogramsthroughouttheworld.Formoreinformatione-mailoceicd.org.Weareimprovingtheworldsoralhealthonesmileatatime.GLOBALVISIONARYFUND EditorR.C.KakarPresidentsGreetingAnilKohliItisindeedmyprivilegeandpleasuretotakeoverasPresidentofICDSectionVI.ItakethisopportunitytothankeachoneoftherespectedMastersFellowsforreposingyourfaithinme.MyvisionistoenhancetheroleandreachofICDinthecoreareasofexpertiseCommunityServiceandScienticPrograms.TheprimarygoalofCommunityservicecannotbeatopdowninitiativewhereinorganizationsordonorsprovidesupportforagivenperiodoftime.Thetrueobjectiveofcommunityserviceistoempowerandenableself-reliancesothatthecommunityevolvesonitsownwithexternalsupportsystems.IrequesttheMastersandFellowstoworktogethertomakethisconceptintoareality.ThesecondaryobjectiveoftheICDistoencourageprofessionalacademicgrowthamongstmemberssothateachoneisabletoattainpersonalgrowthforthebenetofselfandthesociety.Weareplanningtoconductscienticmeetingsofintellectualdepthtofulllthisobjective.Icallupononeandalltoparticipateinthesedeliberations.IalsotakethisopportunitytothankmyfellowocebearersfortheirsupportandteamworktoenableourbelovedICDtoreachgreaterheights.Iwisheachoneofyouawonderfulyearahead.PresidentAnilKohli2014OfficersPresidentAnilKohliPresidentElectA.KumarswamySecretaryGenlEmeritusDr.J.C.ChandnaPastPresidentDr.U.S.KrishnaNayakRegistrarSecretaryRajivK.ChughVicePresidentDr.S.M.BalajiTreasurerK.K.ChopraDeputySecretaryO.P.KharbandaAssistantSecretaryYogeshVirmaniChiefEditorR.C.KakarScienticEditorPradipJaynaChairmanCDEMaheshVermaProjectsThisYearRajivK.ChughRegistrarEversinceDr.U.S.KrishnaNayaktookoverasPresidenttherehasbeenaurryofactivities-scienticcommunityandsocial.ICDSectionVIhasunprecedentednumberofprogramsthisyearincludingasuccessfulMidYearConvention.ASchoolDentalHealthCampwasconductedinassociationatSt.RobertsSchoolKoppa.Asmanyas734childrenreceivedtreatmentssuchasuorideapplicationoralprophylaxisetc.AprogramwasheldattheAloysianBoysHomeUllalMangaloreinassociationwithMakeADierenceaNGOthatworkswithchildrenlivinginsheltersandorphanagesacrossIndia.Dr.UtpalMukhopadhyaandhisfamilyDr.VijayKumarShahandfamilywereinvitedtoBangladeshbyBangladeshcitizens.Theyvisitedabout20schoolsclubsandcollegesandorganizedfreeOralHealthawareness.AfreeDentalHealthAwarenesscheck-uptreatmentcampwasorganizedinKaliganjF.P.SchoolWestBengal.SECTIONPROJECTSincludedadentalschooltreatmentcampandcleftpalatescreenings.Sixty-threestudentsandtheirparentsattendedthisprogram.DentalandDiabeticscreeningcampwasheldbyICDSectionVIDy.ZonalRegentDr.RajeevLallandotherfellows.About150villagersnearRanchiwerecheckedandgivenoralhygienemaintenancemethods.THEGLOBE201447JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionVIINDIASRILANKANEPALwww.dentistindia.comicd DentalscreeningcampwasheldinassociationwithSmilewelldentalclinicandOrthodonticResearchCentreaTobaccoInterventionInitiativerecognizedbyIDA.ThecampwasorganizedbyDr.RajeevLallandothers.OralCancerAwarenessScreeningCampalongwithA.BShettyMemorialInstituteofDentalSciencesIndianRedCrossSocietyandIDAatVidyanjaliPublicSchoolBhatkalwasattendedbyover150patientswhowerescreenedfororalcancer.ADentalCheckUpTreatmentCampwasheldinKasargodKeralaincommemora-tionofthe150thAnniversaryofSwamiVivekananda.Over200patientsreceivedvarioustreatmentssuchasextractionsrestorationsoralprophylaxisetc.DentalMotivationandEducationCampforschoolteacherswasheldbytheDAVCDentalCollegeYamunaNagarundertheguidanceoftheDr.I.K.Pandit.AcampaigntopropagateandpercolatethebenetsofbrushingwasorganizedatDAVCDentalCollegeModelTownYamunanagarHaryanaundertheguidanceofDr.I.K.Panditwhere200childrenweretaughtoralhygieneandreceivedadentalpackcontainingtoothbrushandtoothpastes.ASchoolDentalTreatmentCampwasconductedattheGovt.SchoolinShaktinagar.Over100childrenreceivedtreatmentssuchasextractionsrestorationsandoralprophylaxis.JSSDentalCollegeHospitallaunchedaprogramAttemptsforRuralIndiaforcariesfreegenerationAfeasibilityModelatJSSFreeResidentialSchool.AdentalscreeningcampwasheldatFirayalalpublicschoolbyFellowDr.AnshuSahu.Thestudentswerescreenedandoralhygienemaintenancewastaught.AprogramfortheDentalandOrthodonticawarenesswasheldatJabalpur.Variousschoolchildrenwereexamined.Theimportanceofproperbrushingandtheharmfuleectofuorideduetoborewellswaterwerediscussed.FellowDr.BinodAcharyahasbeenconductingdentalcampsfortheschoolchildrenonregularbasis.ICDSectionVIinassociationwiththeNITTEMeenakshiInstituteofCraniofacialSurgeryconductedauniqueCleftLipPalateScreeningCampatKasargodKerela.ThepatientswereprovidedfreetreatmentforboththeSurgicalandOrthodonticphase.SectionVIinassociationwiththeA.BShettyMemorialInstituteofDentalSciencesDept.OfProsthodonticsalongwiththeRotaryClubatKoteshwaraconductedauniqueSingleDayCompleteDentureCampatKoteshwaraVillage.OntheeveofWorldAIDSacampwasorganizedbytheKothiwalDentalCollegeandResearchCentreMoradabad.Adentalcheckupwasalsodonehereand88high-riskpeoplewerepersonallyeducatedaboutAIDS.AuoridevarnishprogramforJaiVakeelSchoolForChildrenInNeedOfSpecialCarewasorganized.FULLPARTICIPATIONTosuccessfullyprovidesomanyprojectstheSectionwasdependentuponandreceivedtheparticipationandsupportofmanyFellowsandvolunteers.48JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2014SectionReportsINDIASRILANKANEPALScientificActivitiesTherstscienticprogramatJabalpurwasorganizedbyDr.V.S.Kohli.Dr.Kumarswamyspokeindetailaboutthemanagementofperiodontalhealthclinicalapplicationsonhowtoachievegoodresultsindailypractice.FamdentICDhasbeenthescienticpartnertoFamdentformanyyearsandthisyearaverysuccessfulmeetingwasheldatAhmedabad.AwardsonbehalfofICDwere TheAnnualConvocationandAwardFunctionandthebeginningofthe50thYearAnniversarywasheldattheIndiaInternationalCentreNewDelhi.Dr.JohnV.HintermanSecretaryGeneralwasChiefGuest.ICDSectionVIPresidentDr.NayakandRegistrarDr.Chughorganizedanactivitylledevent.ThedayprogrambeganwithaPanelDiscussionontheTopicGadgetryGizmogiriorGimmickry.OnthePanelweresixluminariesoftheprofessionDr.MaheshVermaDr.O.PKharbandaDr.Y.KVirmaniDr.SushantUmreDr.AnilDhingraDr.AdityaPatney.ThiswasfollowedbytheprestigiousDr.M.LSoniOrationwhichwasawardedtoDr.ShaliniGupta.Overa125delegatesattended.TheMasterFellowsPastPresidentsandnewFellowswalkedinaprocession.ThedignitariesonthediasandMrs.CarolHintermanwerewelcomedwithowerbouquets.TheblessingoftheGoddessofKnowledgeSaraswatiwasinvokedbythesingingoftheSaraswatiVandana.AlampwaslitbytheChiefGuestandthegentlemenonthedias.Dr.ChughwelcomedallandinvitedDr.Nayaktogivehiswelcomespeech.Dr.Nayakthankedeveryonefortheircooperationinconductingsomanyprogramsalloverthesection.Dr.RajeshChandnareadamessagesentbytheInternationalPresidentDr.LeonAronson.Dr.O.P.KharbandatheDeputySecretarythenintroducedthreeHonoraryFellowsinductedintoSectionVI.PresidentNayakRegistrarChughhandedthemthekeyandcerticate.Dr.Kharbandathenintroduced27newFellowsinductedbytheChiefGuestPresidentNayakRegistrarChughandSecretaryGeneralEmeritusDr.J.C.Chandna.SecretaryGeneralHintermansharedhiswordsofwisdomwiththenewFellowsMastersFellowsofSectionVIandguests.Dr.KohlitookoverasPresident2014.Hegaveaninsighttotheprojectsinmindfortheyear.Dr.ChughpresentedaplaquetotheoutgoingPresidentDr.Nayak.CONVOCATIONHIGHLIGHTSTwenty-sevennewFellowswerewelcomedintoSectionVIwithmuchpridetraditionandceremony.AnnualConvocationandAwardFunction49JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2014SectionReportsINDIASRILANKANEPALgivenforthebestscienticpresentationsattheFamdentAhmedabad.ICDFellowDr.AnshuSahuorganizedaSeminarinRanchiJharkhandforthersttime.Speakersspokeonthescopeoforthodonticstoeminentacademiciansandclinicians.FutureDentalProfessionalPrograminassociationwithA.B.ShettyMemorialInstituteofDentalSciencesandsponsoredbyMsColgate-PalmolivefortheUndergraduatesandPostGraduatesofallneighboringInstitutionswasconducted.Dr.RajivK.Chughorganizedafull-dayprogramMicroscopeMagnicationConscioussedationNitrousSofttissuesDiodeLaserinNewDelhi.About150delegatesfromalloverNorthIndiaattended.ACDEprogramwasorganizedatDhaulapurWestBengal.Dr.S.ChakraborthyMDSlecturedonscopeofMaxillofacialsurgeryandabout36dentalsurgeonsattended.AnICDscienticsessionwasheldattheFamdentMumbai.AwardsforthebestpresentationsweregivenawayonthebehalfofICD.MidYearConventionwasorganizedbySectionVIPresidentDr.KrishnaNayakatMangalore.TheInauguralFunctionwasfollowedbylecturesonvariousaspectsofDentistrybyeminentspeakersProf.MaheshVermaProf.O.PKharbandaProf.SMBalajiDr.SantoshRavindranandDr.S.PAggarwal.TheconventionforthersttimealsohostedaNationalLevelEndodonticDebatemoderatedbyDr.AnilKohliProf.B.Sureshchandra. EditorSetsuyaSuzukiPresidentsGreetingsYoshinoriSatohWewereveryhonoredtowelcometheInternationalPresidentDr.I.LeonAronsonandMrs.BarbaraAronsonRegentofKoreaSectionDr.MoonSungJangPresidentofChineseTaipeiSectionDr.Ying-KweiTsengandInternationalCouncilorDr.Yuh-YuanShiauPresidentofMyanmarSectionDr.ChoSittandInternationalCouncilorDr.TunTunThweatthe2013InductionCeremonyoftheJapanSectionon11thMay.TheFutureisNowThefutureisnowarethefamouswordsofMs.MargaretMeadtheAmericanculturalanthropologist.ThesewordsmeanItisnecessarytotakeactionnowtorealizethefuturetoidealizeitwhenoneselfimaginesit.WhenImaintaineditandthefuturemainmeetingdevelopedbytheaccumulationofcurrentactionsandshouldmakethereforebestnoweortsIinterpretedthesewords.Iammakingthebesteortatthepresentactionsothatthebrightfuturemaycome.PresidentYoshinoriSatoh2014OfficersPresidentYoshinoriSatohPresidentElectKikuoKobayashiVicePresidentsMakotoKoitabashiMakotoOganeImmed.PastPresidentMegumiAmanoTreasurerTatsuroNegishiEditorSetsuyaSuzukiRegistrarToshinobuSakumaDeputyRegistrarKengoMaejimaJournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE201450SectionVIIJAPANwww.icd-japan.gr.jpTherelationshipbetweenAsiancountrySectionshasbeendeepenedinrecentyears.OneoftheobjectivesforwhichtheCollegewasestablishedwasforthepurposeoffosteringthegrowthandspreadingofdentalknowledgeandtoencourageanexchangeofgoodsamongthemembersoftheprofession.TheInductionandConvocationCeremonywasheldinTokyoCityonthenightofMay112013.ItwasagreatpleasureandprivilegeforustohavetheInternationalPresidentDr.andMrs.I.LeonAronsonandspecialguestsfromtheKoreanSectionChineseTaipeiSectionandMyanmarSection.TheAsianSectionExchangeCommitteeisheldeveryyeartocontinuethesharingofinformationandMajorMeetings42ndWinterScienticTheWinterScienticMeetingwasheldattheImperialHotelinTokyo.ThemainthemeofthismeetingwasTheunprecedentedagingofsocietyanditsdentaltreatmentandthelecturewasperformedbythreeprominentdentists.FirstProfessorTakeruKikutanipresentedwithTobeabletoeatwellforalongtimeandthetalkwasabouttheriskofsuocationfortheelderlywhohavedeclinedoralfunction.SecondlyProfessorYasutomoYajimapresentedwithAgingsocietyhealthylivesanddentalimplants.Hepointedouttheeectivenessandproblemsofthedentalimplantsfortheagingsociety.FinallyDr.MitsuoActivityofRegionalSectionsinJapanJapanSectionhasthreeregionalSections.ThatistheKansaiOsakatheChu-buNagoyaandtheChu-gokuShikokuWestJapanSectionsadditiontothemainSectioninTokyo.TheannualmeetingandscienticlectureoftheChu-buSectionwasheldatCastlePlazaHotelinNagoyacityonFebruary17th2013.InthescienticmeetingProfessorHiroshiMurakamiwhoistheFellowofICDdidthelecturewiththethemeofThepresentsituationandproblemsofdentalimplants.TheRelationshipbetweenJapanandAsianSections THEGLOBE201451JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsJAPANcooperationwithAsiancountries.Dr.TohruMatsuoExectiveCouncilorDr.AkiraSendainternationalCouncilorandafewJapanSectionFellowsattendedtheKoreanSectionsinductionceremonyonMay42013.Dr.KikuoKobayashiPresidentelectandDr.AkiraSendawereinvitedtotheChineseTaipeiSectionsInductionCeremonyonMay52013.Dr.YoshinoriSatohPresidentandoneFellowattendedtheMyanmarSectionsIndutionCeremonyonJanuary122013.JapanChinaKoreaChinese-TaipeiandMyanmarSectionsaretiedtogetherrmlybybondsviaworkingtogetheratvariousevents.FortheprojectsandprogramsoftheJapanSectioneveryyearweinviteexchangestudentsandresearchersfromoverseaswhohavebeendoingresearchatthedentalschoolsinJapantotheGather-ingPartyatInductionCeremonyandAn-nualMeetingDayforintroducingICD.WehopetheywillcontributetotheICDasFellowsinthefutureaftertheyreturntotheirhomecountry.ThisyearweinvitedthreepostgraduatestudentswhoarefromChinaMalaysiaandEgypt.AttheorientationmeetingofICDeachresearcherpresentedthethemeoftheresearchwhichtheyhavebeenworkingoninJapantotheInternationalPresidentandeachguestsfromthreeSectionsandthediscussionfortheirpresentationwasopened.WELCOMEInternationalPresidentLeonAronsonandhiswifeBarbarafarrightseatingalongwithguestsfromneighboringSections.OhkubowhoisthePresidentoftheJapanDentalAssociationpresentedwithDentaltreatmentfortheunprecedentedagingofsociety-Howtowatchoverthehealthofthenationsbydentaltreatment.Hetalkedabouttheconceptoftheextensionofahealthylifebypreservationandpromotionofdentalhealthfortheagingsociety.TheimportanceofpreservingandpromotingdentalhealthforthehealthofJapansfuturewasrearmedbythissubject.Year-EndChristmasPartyTheYear-EndMeetingandtheWinterScienticMeetingwereheldtogetherforthersttime.InthepartyaOhkuraurorecorderandShakuhachirecorderwereplayedbyShakuhachiplayerAkihisaKominato.Itwasajointconcertwithapiano.Everyoneenjoyedthisperformance.WelcomePartyThewelcomepartywasheldatRoppongiHillsClubinTokyowithmanyoverseasguests.FromtheJapanSectionthepresidentandFellowsparticipated.FromoverseasitwasagreatpleasureforustohaveInternationalPresidentDr.andMrs.I.LeonAronson.AlsoinattendancewereDr.Ying-KweiTsengthePresidentandDr.Yuh-YuanShiautheinternationalCouncilorfromtheChineseTaipeiSection.InadditionfromtheKoreaSectionDr.Moon-SungJangtheRegistrar.FromtheMyanmarSectionwereDr.ChoSittthePresidentandhiswifeDr.TunTunThwetheInternationalCouncilorandhiswifeandDr.ThetNaingOotheDeputyRegistrarandhiswife.Atotalof46peopleattendedtheparty.ENTERTAINMENTShakuhachiplayerAkihisaKominato.ATTHEPARTYheldatRopponHillsClubinTokyo. 52JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2014SectionReportsJAPANBeforetheInductionceremonytheCouncilMeetingandAnnualMeetingwereheld.Theresultoflastyearsandthisyearsbusinessplanswerepresentedandapproved.JAPANSECTIONOFFICERSFromLefttorightTreasurerDr.TatsuroNegishiVicePresidentDr.MakotoKoitabashiPresidentDr.YoshinoriSatohPresident-electDr.KikuoKobayashiandRegistrarDr.ToshinobuSakuma.SpecialLectureAftertheInductionCeremonywewelcomedVenezuelaAmbassadorShujiShimokoji.ThethemeofhislecturewasJapansDiplomaticPolicyinrecentyearsbasedonEastAsia.NowlivinginaneraofchangehespokeaboutthepositionofJapaninthesituationoftheworld.WelcomePartyfor2013NewFellowsAftertheInductionCeremonyWelcomepartywasheldfor12newFellows.Bluesquartetandensemblewasplayedandeveryonelistenedtothestringquartet.ExcursionThebiggestnewsinTokyoistheconstructionofTokyoSkyTreetower.ConstructionwascompletedinMay2012anditistheworldstallestfree-standingbroadcasttowerstandingataheightof634meters.Itispossibletogotothesecondobservationdeckthatisataheightof450meters.Atotalof43FellowsincludingDr.OyuntsetsengBazarwhoisfromMongoliamadesightseeingonMay122013.WewentuptheseconddeckandenjoyedtheviewofTokyo.AfterthetriptoTokyoSkyTreetowerwevisitedthesecondresidenceofDaimyoJapanesefeudallordfrom1654Hamarikyuwhichisnowapark.AfterthewalkwehadlunchataJapaneserestaurantcalledKachouandeveryoneenjoyedthewholeday.InvitedOverseasResearchersThisyearthreeinvitedexchangeresearchersfromEgyptMalaysiaandChinawerewelcomed.TheyspokeaboutthesystemofeducationintheirhomecountryandtheresearchthattheyhavebeendoinginJapan.JapanSectionhopestheywillcontributetotheirSectionandhelpmaintaingoodrelationshipswiththeotherSectionsandregions.2013InductionCeremonyThisyearwewelcomed12newFellows.TheInternationalPresidentDr.I.LeonAronsonquotedtheinauguraladdressdeliveredbyU.S.PresidentJ.F.KennedysayingAsknotwhatyourICDcandoforyouaskwhatyoucandoforyourICDasamemberoftheorganizationandcontributiontosociety.FromTheEditorSetsuyaSuzukiTheJournalof2013InternationalCollegeofDentistsJapanSectionwillbepublished.Wearenowconsideredtobeinaneraofexcessdentistsandatthesametimeweareenteringanunprecedentedtimeoftheagingofsociety.KeepinginmindboththeprogressandpossibilitiesofdentistryskillsandthechangeinneedsofdentaltreatmentwhichisexpectedfrompatientsweusethethemeofDentaltreatment20yearsfromnowforthisissueofthemagazine.ICDJhomepageisathttpwww.icd-Japan.gr.jp. DavidThomson2012PresidentPresidentJackieRobinson2014OfficersPresidentJackieRobinsonPastPresidentDavidomsonRegistrarTomTsengTreasurerJohnOwenAMEditorJennySmythAMEditorJennySmythPresidentsGreetingJackieRobinsonIamveryprivilegedtobesendingthisgreetingasthenewlyappointedPresidentoftheAustralasianSectionSectionVIIIoftheInternationalCollegeofDentists.IwishtoacknowledgetheleadershipofmyimmediatepredecessorDavidThomsonandtogiveavoteofthankstoDickCookAMwhodepartedtheSectionVIIIBoardafter15yearsofcontinuousservice.DickrstjoinedtheBoardofSectionVIIIasaRegentin1998wastheEditorofthenewsletter20032009servedasPresident20092011andthenasImmediatePastPresident.OnbehalfofallSectionVIIIFellowswethankDickforhisoutstandingcontributionoversomanyyears.SadlyIalsowishtoacknowledgethelossofourgoodfriendandesteemedcolleagueBrahamPearlmantowhomIowesomuch.IlikesomanyothersmissBrahamgreatly.CohesionoftheBoardAtthistimethereisachangingoftheguardwithintheSectionVIIIBoard.OurlongestservingmemberisCliveRossCNZMwhojoinedtheBoardin1998.ClivehasservedasRegentEditorVice-PresidentPresidentandImmediatePastPresident.Since2008ClivehasbeenourInternationalCouncilorandiscurrentlyTreasureroftheInternationalCouncilwhereheishighlyregardedandservesasaworthyambassadorforSectionVIII.ThentherearethenewkidsontheBoardourcurrenteditorJennySmythAMwhojoinedtheBoardin2008DavidCrum2010JohnOwenandKeithWatkins2011RickSawers2012andTomTsengwhojoinedtheBoardinAprilasournewRegistrar.ThetraditionwithintheBoardofdedicationandcohesionisassuredwithourcurrentmixofcorporateknowledgeandnewperspectives.CurrentlytheSectionVIIIBoardispreparingforthe50thanniversaryofourSectionwhichwillbecelebratedinOctober2014.AspartoftheanniversarycelebrationstheInternationalCouncilwillholditsannualmeetinginSydney.TheBoardisplanningaspecialanniversarydinnerandinductionceremonytheeveningofOctober25thandaDevelopingYoungLeadersprogram.Fellowsfromotherpartsoftheworldarewarmlyinvitedtojoininourcelebrations.InformationwillbepostedonourSectionwebsiteasdetailsareconrmed.In2012Dr.RonRobinsonwasappointedastherstAdministrativeOcerforourSection.AmongotherdutiesRonhasdevelopedawebsiteforourSectionwhichincludesacalendarofeventslinkstorecentpublicationsofourSectionandoftheCollegeacurrenteventssectionandarepositoryofphotos.TherepositoryofphotosiscertainlyaworkinprogressasRonscansthelargevolumeofnon-digitalphotosthatrelatetothe50-yearhistoryofSectionVIII.ContinuingImprovementsSectionVIIIcontinuestocontributetoandleadmanyoralhealthprojectsinourRegionwhicharemakingsignicantimprovementsinthecommunitiesinwhichtheyareconducted.ThegenerosityofourFellowsdonationsmakeitpossibletocontinuetonanciallysupportsuchprojects.LastlyIwishtowelcomeallthenewSectionVIIIFellowsrecentlyinductedintoourSectionatthetimeoftheAustralianDentalAssociationCongressinMelbourneAustraliainMarch.Itisindeedanhonourtobepartoftheoldestandlargestinternationalhonorarydentalorganisationintheworld.InvitationtofellowshipisacknowledgementofyourleadershipandyourcontributiontodentistryandtotheadvancementoforalhealthinourRegion.Welookforwardtoyouractiveparticipation.THEGLOBE201453JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionVIIIAUSTRALASIA ValeFellowsSadlyanumberofSectionVIIIFellowshavepassedawaysincethelasteditionofTHEGLOBEAlistairDevlinWAStuartEdwardsQLDAlanParkerOAMVICandBrahamPearlmanNSW.InMemoryofProfessorBrahamPearlmanBrahamwasbornin1939andgainedhisprofessionalqualicationsthroughSydneyLeedsandBoston.HewasactivelyengagedinclinicalpracticefromhisearlydaysinpartnershipwithJohnCooneyinDoubleBay.Inthe1990sBrahamservedastheHeadofthePeriodontalUnitatWestmeadHospitalDentalClinicalSchool.Inearly2000BrahamopenedaperiodontalpracticeinAdamstownNSWwherehecontinuedtopracticeuntillatelastyear.BrahamwasappointedasPresidentElectoftheRoyalAustralasianCollegeofDentalSurgeonsbutwasunabletoassumethisocein2012duetoillness.Brahamcontributedsignicantlytothedentalprofessionthroughouthiscareerandmentoredmanyyoungdentalprofessionals.Hewasaninspirationandaloyalfriendandcolleague.MembershipContinuesModestSteadyGrowthTheAustralasianSectionoftheInternationalCollegeofDentistshasamembershipof611comparedtolastyearstotalof588comprisedof521ActiveMembers80LifeMembers7HonoraryLifeMembersincludingtwoMasters3HonoraryMembers536membersliveinAustraliaand63liveinNewZealand.OthermembersofSectionVIIIhavespreadtomanypartsoftheglobewithFellowsnowlivinginCambodiaFijiHongKongMalaysiaTheNetherlandsSingaporeSouthAfricaandtheUnitedStates.WeareindeedprivilegedtohavetwoMasterswithinourSectionDr.SydDobbinAMNSWandDr.GeoHallAMSA.ThesevenHonoraryLifeMembersofourSectionareDr.SydDobbinAMNSWDr.GeoHallAMSAtheHonourableDr.DerekFreemanAMNSWDr.WDonaldHeronCBENSWDr.LPeterRyanOAMQLDDr.TomSpeedNewZealandandEmeritusProfessorKennethSutherlandAMWA.ThethreeHonoraryMembersofourSectionareMr.JohnHarringtonNSWMr.PeterLazarOAMNSWandProfessorEricReynoldsAOVIC.2013InductionCeremonySectionHonorsForAustralasianFellowsFellowsofSectionVIIIcontinuetoberecognisedatthehighestlevelsfortheirservicestodentistryandtocommunityoralhealth.MostrecentlyDr.DavidSheenofNewSouthWaleswasmadeaMemberoftheOrderofAustraliaforsignicantservicetodentistryparticularlyinTimorLesteandPapuaNewGuinea.DavidisaFoundingMemberoftheAustralianThirdWorldHealthGroupin1985andhasheldarangeofexecutiveroleswithintheGroup.Left2013PresidentDr.DavidThomsonQLDRightInternationalCouncilorandCollegeTreasurerDr.CliveRossCNZMNewZealand.TheAustralasianSectionoftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsconductedaninductionceremonyinMelbourneAustraliatheeveningofFridayApril5atthetimeoftheAustralianDentalAssociationBiennialCongress.Theinductionanddinnerwereattendedbymorethan140Fellowsandguestsand28newFellowswereinductedintotheSection.TheSectionPresidentDr.DavidThomsonwelcomedthenewFellowsandpresentedeachwithaCollegecerticateandgoldpin.TheInternationalCouncilorfortheAustralasianSectionDr.CliveRossCNZMaddressedthenewFellowsemphasisingthehonourthatfellowshipintheInternationalCollegeconveys.54JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2014SectionReportsAUSTRALASIA FutureInductions25October2014SydneyAustralia50thanniversaryofSectionVIIIMarch2015AustralianDentalAssociationCongressBrisbaneAustraliaAugust2016NewZealandDentalAssociationConferenceNewZealand50ThAnniversarytobeCelebratedinSydneyThenextSectionVIIIinductionceremonywillbeheldtheeveningof25October2014inSydneyAustraliaaspartofthe50thanniversarycelebrationsoftheAustralasianSection.Inhonourofthe50thanniversarytheInternationalCouncilofICDwillholditsannualCouncilmeetinginSydney.AllFellowswillbedulyadvisedofdetailsoftheanniversarycelebrationswellinadvanceofthisspecialoccasion.ForfurtherinformationcontacttheAdministrativeOcerforSectionVIIIDr.RonRobinsonatadminicdSectionviii.org.NewFellowsinductedintotheAustralasianSectionoftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsattheADACongressinMelbournetheeveningof5April2013.NewFellowsalphabeticalorderErynAgnewVICNickAlbatisWADonAndersonVICRossBaileyWAFionaBellACTJuleeBirchQLDChrisCallahanVICArabelleClaydenQLDDavidHallettWASteveHarlambNSWAndrewHeapWAElizabethHolderQLDDanielleLaytonQLDJackLinnSATessMatiasQLDJaneMcCarthyWANeilMeredithQLDGerardParkinsonWAAngelaMaryPierceSAJohnRazzaWAVikashJagatSinghFijiAnthonySpeedQLDRaulTalianaNSWAndrewThomsonQLDFeliciaValianatosVICRaymondWilliamsonWAJohnWintersWAandSimonWylieVIC.MartinGlickWARussKendellWAandAndrewSmithWAwereinductedinabsentia.OralHealthProjectsinCambodiaCallumDurwardcallum_durwardhotmail.comDentalEducationofGracaDaSilvainIndonesiaGarethIvoryFoundationCatherineScottgarethivoryfoundationgmail.comBhattedandeVillageSchoolPrograminNepalSandraMeihuberssm495ozemail.com.auADRFResearchGrantIanMeyersian.meyersuq.edu.auLongTanPreschoolChildrenOHEinVietnamColinTwelftreetwelftreeinternode.on.netDentalVolunteersforMlopTapangCambodiaPetrinaBowdenpetrinabowdengmail.comKimberleyDentalTeamAustraliaJohnOwenOAMjohn.owenowenorthodontics.com.auDetailsofSectionVIIIprojectshavebeenfeaturedinpreviousSectionnewslettersandintheannualpublicationofTHEGLOBE.VisittheSectionVIIIwebsitewww.icdSectionviii.orgPublicationsSectiontoseecopiesofnewslettersandTHEGLOBEorcontacttheprojectleadersformoreinformation.GenerosityHelpsIncreaseFundingGrantsAgainFellowsofSectionVIIIwereverygenerouswithdonationsgivenwiththeirmembershiprenewals.The2012donationstotalledmorethan10600AUD.150Fellows27.5oftheSectionmembershipmadedonationswiththeirmembershippaymentswithsomeFellowsdonatingasmuchas300AUD.SectionVIIIiscurrentlysupportingthefollowingoralhealthprojectsthankstothegeneroussupportofitsFellows.55JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2014SectionReportsAUSTRALASIA EditorElizabethCarrascoPresidentsGreetingJosephP.MacasirayTheInternationalCollegeofDentistsICDcameintomyconsciousnessasaprestigiousorganizationwhenIwasalreadyseveralyearsinmypractice.WhenIwasinvitedtojointhisorganizationIthoughtitwouldbeaworthyadditiontomycurriculumvitaenotknowingthatanyonewhowasinvitedgoesthrougharigorousselectionprocessthatispassingrstthescrutinyandapprovalofitsevaluationcommitteefollowedbytheelectionofnomineesinlastquarterlygeneralmembershipmeeting.WhenIbecameaFellowitdawneduponmethevalueofbeingamember.IhavecometoappreciatethefellowshipthateveryonebringstotheorganizationandthelessonslearnedinthedierentinteractionsIhaveparticipatedin.IhavebeenpartofthePhilippineSectionsince1994andoverthisperiodIhavebecomemorecommittedtotheidealsofthisprestigiousorganization.TheopportunitytoleadthePhilippinePresidentJosephP.Macasiray2014OfficersPresidentJosephP.MacasirayPresidentElectElaineMargaretP.DelRosarioVicePresidentReynaldoC.TorresSecretaryVivianGabaldonTreasurerLeticiaG.SalvadorAuditorRosemaryC.YoungChanDirectorLizaC.CentenoDirectorPreciosaL.TanagonPROIluminadaL.ViloriaEditorElizabethC.CarrascoSectioncameatatimewhenIhadafullscheduleduetoprofessionalandacademiccommitments.Howeverasitisaonce-in-a-lifetimeopportunityandaclariontoserveIdidnothesitatetotakeonthechallengeofleadingtheSection.Iconsideritanhonorandprivelegetobebestoweduponthetrustandcondenceofmyco-Fellows.ThetaskaheadissomethingIbelieveisnotgoingtobeeasybutIfeelveryfortunatethatIaminthecompanyofverycommittedFellows.Humanitarianworkacademicpursuitsandothermeaningfulactivitiesarenobleobjectivesbuttorealizethesewouldneedthefullsupportandcommitmentofeveryone.IhavenodoubtthatallFellowsareuptothetaskofaccomplishingsetobjectivesgiventheirethosandcompetencies.ThesuccessofthePhilippineSectionwillbeameaningfulcontributiontotheoverallsuccessoftheInternationalCollegeofDentists.AMessageFromOurPastPresidentNormaA.TiuFor40yearsthespirithasbeenglowingbrilliantlyincludingspiritintheheartsofthefoundersofICDPhilippinesSectionitsmembersandpartnerswhomakethebestthingshappenforatrulypromisingtomorrow.WecelebratethatspiritthespiritthatisexternallyfueledbyundyingenthusiasmandcommitmentthespiritthatendeavorstoseekopportunitiesineveryundertakingtheopportunitytomakeICDthebestinitsclass.ItwasagreathonorandchallengeonmyparttoleadanorganizationasprestigiousasICDPhil.Section.ThisyearsthemeProfessionalismandServiceforaBetterICDwaschosenbecausewedonotonlyshareourknowledgeindentistrybutthisservesalsoasavenuefordiscussingexperiencesandproblemsaectingthemembersoftheprofessionparticularlyonprofessionalrelations.IvecometothinkthatthereisstillsomuchthatwecancontributetothefutureofourbelovedICD.WehaveeveryrighttobeproudasFellowsoftheoldestdentalhonorarycollegeintheworld.TheCollegeisassuredofaconstitutedtimeframecompletewithfreshideaswiththeableleadershipofDr.JosephMacasirayandhisexecutivecommittee.ThankyouonceagainforallowingmetoserveICD.MabuhayTHEGLOBE2014JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists56SectionIXPHILIPPINESwww.icd-philippines.org TurnoverCeremoniesTRANSFEROFICDSYMBOLSImmediatePastPresidentMarilynLeunghandsovertheICDFlagandBannertoPresidentNormaTiusymbolizingtheofcialturnoverofadministrationfrom2012to2013duringtheFirstBoardMeetingheldattheUnitedLaboratoriesIncorporatedPioneerStreetinPasigCity.The46thAnnualConvocationandBanquetThe46thAnnualConvocationandBanquetwiththethemeProfessionalismandServiceforaBetterICDwasheldJanuary272013attheNewWorldHotelMakatiCity.ItmarkedthebeginningofthetermofPresidentNormaTiuandocerswiththeChiefJusticeoftheSupremeCourtHonorableMa.LourdesSerenoasherinductingocerandKeynoteSpeaker.Therewere10newFellowsinductedduringtheinvestiturerites.PastICDPresidentHermogenesVillarealwasconferreduponthetitleofMasterwithacerticatefromtheICDCollege.PastPresidentErmelindaGalangwasawardedLifeFellowshipduringtheconvocation.THEOATHPresidentNormaTiuadministerstheOathofOfceoftheofcersthatwillservetheadministrativeyear2013.FromlefttorightFellowVivianGabaldonSecretaryFellowMarilynLeungImmediatePastPresidentFellowIluminadaViloriaDirectorFellowRosemaryYoungchanTreasurerFellowJosephMacasirayPresidentElectFellowElaineDelRosarioVicePresidentFellowMarieAntonietteVeluzAuditorFellowMargaretTiuPROMasterPrimoGonzalesCouncilman.BoardMeetingsTheICDPhilippineSectionRegularBoardMeetingswereallheldattheFunctionHallsoftheNewBayanihanCenteroftheUnitedLaboratoriessponsoredbyourevergener-oussponsorandpartnerthroughthecour-tesyofMr.ChitoSta.MariaandMs.JoyOng.Allactivitiesfortheyeararediscussedandapprovedduringtheregularboardmeetings.Therewereatotalofsix6RegularBoardMeetings.TheorientationofnewFellowswhomadeitduringtheFourthQuarterlyBusinessmeetingwasonNovember132013beforethelastRegularBoardMeetingfortheadministrativeyear2013.ThenewFellowswhomadeitduringtheelectionareasfollowsMarinaPilarV.AntonioJoyS.BautistaMa.CarmenAureaE.SantosandWinstonU.Sy.FacultyDevelopmentWestmontPhilippinesBonaventurePlazaGreenhillsSanJuanCityTheverysuccessfulICDFacultyDevelopmentProgramchairedbyFellowMichelleS.SegarrawasheldMay172013attheBonaventurePlazainGreenhillsSanJuanCitysponsoredbyWestmontPhilippines.Therewereatotalof65facultymemberparticipantsfrom12schoolsnamelyCEUMalolosAdventistUniversityAGOOThespeakersduringtheeventwereDeanEvelinaMaclang-VicencioPhDwiththetopicTestConstructionandDr.MariaLourdesH.PacaldowiththetopicPublishorPerish.THEGLOBE201457JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsPHILIPPINES QuarterlyBusinessMeetingsCommunityServiceProjectsSERVICECommunityServiceChairmanFellowBrigadierGeneralReynaldoC.TorreswithPresidentNormaTiuposeswiththebeneciariesduringtheCommunityServiceProjectattheEnchantedFarminAngatBulacan.StandingfarrightisBrig.GenTorreswithsomeofthebeneciariesduringtheeventwhilestandingonfarleftisPresidentNormaTiu.EnchantedFarmAngatBulacanTheCommunityServiceProjectsChairedbyFellowBrigadierGeneralReynaldoC.TorresheadedaverysuccessfulCommunityServiceProjectattheEnchantedFarminAngatBulacanheldMay262013.TheFellowsconductedawholedayactivitytothedelightofthebeneciarieswhoweregivencomprehensivemedicaldentaltreatmentsandhygienicservicesanddistributionoftoysandloavesofbread.StudentLeadershipTrainingProgramTheStudentLeadershipProgramchairedbyFellowMargaretTiuandcochairedbyFellowMarieAntonietteR.VeluzwasheldAugust32013attheBonaventurePlazainGreenhillsSanJuansponsoredbyWestmontPhilippines.Therewereatotalof60dentalstudentscomingfromsix6dierentdentalschoolsinMetroManilanamelyEmilioAguinaldoCollegesManilaCentralUniversityNationalUniversityOurLadyofFatimaUniversityUniversityoftheEastUniversityofthePhilippinesTopicfortheStudentleadershipProgramwasLeadershipExcellencegivenbyMr.ArdyAbelloatop-rankedmotivationalspeakerandhi-impacttrainerandthePresidentofBusinessWorksIncorporated.MedicaldentalandhygienicservicesrenderedareOralHealthandPreventiveLectureOralProphylaxisfor10patientsExtractionof56patients10RemovableDentures150readingglassesto50patientsHaircutsto40children211toysforchildrenLoavesofbreadMr.ArdyAbelloposeswiththeFellowsholdingtheICDbanner.GOODTASTEChefJonathanBrandoSantosdemonstratinghowtocookcarbonarapastawithatwist.FellowsarelookingcloselytoseehowhedoesitwitheaseduringthefourthQuarterlyBusinessMeeting.TheICDSection9PhilippineswasabletocomeupwithfourQuarterlyBusinessMeetingsallheldattheNewBayanihanCentersponsoredbyourlongtimeandgeneroussponsorandpartnertheUnitedLaboratoriesInc.throughthecourtesyMr.ChitoSta.MariaandMs.JoyOng.Dierenttopicswerepresentedbyvariouslecturersnotonlyintheeldofdentistrybutfromalliedprofessionsandfromthecultureandartssectoraswell.BusinessmeetingsaretherstorderofbusinessfollowedbylecturesdinnerandcelebrationofbirthdaycelebrantsforthequarterandofcourseraesforallFellowstotakehomeandenjoy.SectionScholars2013TheICDPhilippineSectionformallyawardedscholarshipgrantstotwodeservingstudentsandaspecialscholarshipduringtheBienvenidoEranaMemorialLectureandSecondQuarterlyBusinessMeetingheldJuly272013attheNewBayanihanCenterUnitedlaboratoriesInc.ThetwoICDscholarshipgrantswereawardedtoMr.MikoP.EngayfromtheNationalUniversityandMs.JoselEmeraldD.VillareizfromDavaoMedicalSchoolFoundationInc.AspecialscholarshipgrantdonatedbyPastICDPresidentMasterandCouncilmanPrimoGonzaleswasgiventoMs.DanicaElaineColomafromtheUniversityofthePhilippines.THEGLOBE201458JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsPHILIPPINES PresidentRiadBacho2014OfficersPresidentRiadBachoPresidentEmeritusJosepehW.TamariPresidentElectAliAlEhaidebVicePresidentGeorgesTawilRegistrarNadimAbouJaoudeDeputyRegistrarEdmondKoyessTreasurerIbrahimNassehEditorCedricHaddadPresidentsGreetingRiadBachoItisanhonorandaprivilegetohavebeenthePresidentoftheMiddleEastSectionsince2012.DuringthisperiodtheSectionhasexhibitednoticeablegrowth.District2isfastbecomingasignicantpartofouroperation.HavingbeenmainlylocatedinLebanontheSectionhasexpandedwithFellowscomingfromalltheGulfcountries.Theregionsparticipatingaregrowingindiversityandsteadilyaddingnewtalentedindividuals.IamalsohappytoseetheannualmeetingbeingheldincountriessuchastheUAEandKSAafteralwaysbeingheldinBeirut.Thisisagoodreectionoftheexpansionwearethrivingfor.WearecurrentlyworkingontheimplementationofthenewbylawswhichpromoteautonomywithineachDistrict.Thisisprovingtobequiteachallenge.Ifwekeepcommittedthisgoalwillbeattainedinthenearfuture.PastPresidentSeidemannhasbeenveryhelpful.Hesuggestedamodelthatisgoingtoactasthebasicplantobeginimplementingthenewbylaws.FinallyIamhappytosaythatthePresident-ElectDr.AliAlEhaidebwillbePresident.ThisisthersttimeSectionXhashadapresidentelectedfromDistrict2.IamcondenthewillcontinuethegreatworkthisSectionhasaccomplished.Thefuturelooksbright.FELLOWSANDOFFICERSAttheJanuaryBusinessMeetingFrontrowRegistrarAbouJaoudeVicePresidentTawilBasselDoughanCarinaMehannaPresidentBachoGerryTabourianMardirosNogolianTreasurerNassehGeorgesHageCamilleNader.SecondrowRegentSacyJosephGhafariJeanMarieMegarbaneMaySaikaliCouncilorHaddadMohamadItaniPastPresidentSabriBackrowNadimMokbelNabilBarakatJihadAbdallahDeputyRegistrarKoyess.THEGLOBE201459JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionXMIDDLEEASTwww.icdme.com TwomeetingsthatwereheldamonthapartanocialSectionmeetingheldinRiyadhinlateSeptemberaspartoftheFourthNationalGuardHealthAairsthreedaymeetingSeptember29toOctober2andaDistrict1meetinginBeirutLebanonwhichconsistedofahalfdayscienticprogramontheTreatmentofthemedicallycompromisedpatientsbusinessmeetingandalunch.ThisdualityofmeetingsunderlinesthereorganizationoftheSectionandtheautonomyoftheDistrictsyetbothanintegralpartoftheSection.District1actuallystartedtheyearwithabusinessmeetingonJanuary29th.Over25FellowsandOcersattendedthemeetinginBeirut.InadditiontobeinganoccasiontodiscusstheDistrictsaairsitwasalsoamomentofsocialfellowshipduringthecocktailreceptionthatprecededthemeeting.TreasurerIbrahimNassehgavethenancialreportandRegistrarNadimAbouJaoudespokeofplanstoupdatetheSectionsConstitutionandBy-LawssotheyaremoreinlinewiththoseoftheCollege.RegentAndreSacygaveabriengofplannedactivitiesfortheyear.ActivitieswillincludestudyclubmeetingsaswellasaDistrict1meetingoutsideBeirutaimedatbeingapublicserviceactivity.AlongperiodofdiscussionfollowedinwhichFellowshadthechancetovoicetheiropinionandgivesuggestionsandproposalsforbetterparticipationbyFellowsatmeetings.ActivitiescontinuedthroughouttheyearwithstudyclubmeetingswhicharealwaysofhighstandardandwhichoerFellowsandgueststheopportunitytokeepupwiththelatestadvanceindentistryandgetCEcredits.Thelastactivityofthisyearwasahalf-dayDistrict1meetingonNovember16thinBeirutwhichhadatitscentralthemeDentalManagementoftheSystemicallyCompromisedPatient3credithours.FollowingthelecturemeetingFellowswhowerepresentjoinedOcersinaninteractivebusinessmeetingtodiscussfutureplansincludingtheoptionsforhumanitarianprojects.ThosepresentwerethenaskedtojoinOcersforabuetlunch.TheRiyadhSectionMeetinghadascienticprogramandwasfollowedbytheinductionofthreenewFellowsintotheCollegeMohamadAlDarwishQtarAzizaAlJoharKingdomofSaudiArabiaAbeerAlSubaitKingdomofSaudiArabia.RiyadhwasalsothevenueforaRegentsMeetingwithSectionOcersfromLebanonandSaudiArabiaandwasjoinedviaSkypebyCouncilorCedricHaddadwhohadjustreturnedtoBeirutfromtheCouncilMeetinginChengduChina.2013wasalsoanactiveyearforSectionOcerswhometinDubaiwithFellowsfromtheUnitedArabEmiratesinDubaiinFebruaryanddiscussedwiththemthepossibilityofholdingaCouncilMeetingintheEmiratesinthefutureandideasforengaginginhumanitarianwork.RegistrarsReportNadimAbouJaoudeAmidtheturmoilintheMiddleEastSectionXwasabletopursueitsactivitiesinbothDistricts.District2hostedtheSectionAnnualMeetinginconjunctionwiththe4thNewDentalEraNationalGuardand2ndCollegeofDentistryKingSaudBinAbdelAzizUniversityforHealthandSciencesunderthetitleFromResearchtoClinicalPractice.ThemeetingwasverywellattendedandaspecialICDSessionwasprogrammedinawaythatallowedFellowsfrombothDistrictstoexchangtheirknowledge.AninductionceremonywasheldandthreenewFellowsjoinedtheCollege.District1hadplannedashasbeenthetrendforthelast10yearsaScienticMeetinginthesouthofLebanonasacommunityserviceactivityforthedentistsintheSouthtoconveyknowledgetothearea.FollowingtheeventsinSyriaandtheirimpactonLebanonespeciallythedicultsummerthatfollowedtheactivitywastransferredtoBeirutinthesamespiritandwasasuccessfulwell-attendedevent.TheSectiongrowthisachallengeinthedustyclimateoftheArabSpring.SCIENTIFICPROGRAMGeneralviewofthecontinuingeducationprogramofDistrict1meetingonNovember16.EditorsReportCedricHaddadTHEGLOBE201460JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsMIDDLEEAST OURNEWFELLOWSInducteesattheSectionMeetinginRiyadhKingdomofSaudiArabia.FromleftMahamadAlDarwishAzizaAlJoharAbeerAlSubait.BelowOfcersandnewFellowsseatedfromleftRegentMohamadAlOussaimiPresidentElectAliAlEhaidebPresidentRiadBachoTreasurerIbrahimNassehRegistrarNadimAbouJaoude.StandingfromleftMohamadDarwishAzizaAlJobarAbeerAlSubait.AboveFellowsfromtheUnitedArabEmiratesandSectionOfcersinDubaiSeatedCouncilorHaddadMoazaTahwaraAishaSultan.standingMounirSilwadiPresidentBachoRegistrarAbouJaoudePastPresidentSabri.THEGLOBE201461JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsMIDDLEEAST PresidentSangPhilLee2014OfficersPresidentSangPhilLeePresidentElectSuKuLeePastPresidentJaeYoungJungChungVicePresidentsTaeSueLeeInHwanParkKyungSunKimJongKunChoiEunSukKimSeYongJungCholHoPaikJaeCheonLeeYoungGukParkRegistrarMoonSungJangTreasurerByung-giChoiEditorWonhiYooEditorWonhiYooPresidentsGreetingSangPhilLeeItwaswhenPresidentDwightEisenhowerwasworkingasoneoftheuniversitypresidents.Schoolwasmakingroadsinthecampus.Heorderednottomakethepavedroadsbutinsteadtocoverwithgreenlawn.Hefoundtheschoolpersonnelbeingverypuzzledatrstbutfollowedhisorderandplacedthelawnonschoolground.Apathhasbeenmadeinthelawnnaturallyafterafewmonthofusage.ThePresidenthasorderedthentopaveonlythepartwhichhasbeennaturallymade.Apathhadbeeninmakingfromtheexperience.Truelifesexperiencesteachusandleadtotruelearning.WeatICDKoreaarefortunatetohavemanydistinguishedandexperiencedmemberswhohaveshownmanyaccomplishmentsbothprofessionallyandoutsideofourprofession.OtheryoungermembersoftheSectioncouldlearnthroughtheexperiencedmembersandthefuturelooksverypositiveandhopeful.IamgratefuloftheircontributiontoICDandsteadfastlycommittingtothewellbeingofourgroupandbeyond.PracticingNoblesseObligeinwesternsocietywherecapitalismislonginhistoryisverycommonembededintheculturebutinconfuscioussocietylikeoursisnotpervasiveandyettobecome.Ourmodernismandcapitalismisshortlivedassuchsharingandgivingbacktothesocietyfromwhichoneamessedhisorherfortutunebothinmaterialorsocialstatusdoesnotcomenaturally.Ofcoursenoonecouldargueotherwisearelookingforwardtotheseoutstandingmastercliniciansteachersandeducatorscontinuedservicetoothersinourcommunityandbeyondborders.OvereightyFellowsandspouseshonoredguestshavejoinedintocelebratetheirinductionintoICDFellowship.Dr.AronsonattendedwithMrs.AronsonandspokeofICDFellowsroleingreatersocietybeyondourowntoreachouttotheneedy.OtherhonoredguestsDr.andMrs.ToruMatsuoDr.andMrs.AkiraSendaDr.SawakoShidaandHusbandandDr.NaokoKuramaefromJapanhavejoinedandsharedthefestivemoments.WeextendourgreatgratitudefortheaboveguestsfortheirtimeandsupportforICDKorea.InductionCeremonyWeatICDKoreaarehappyandhonoredtoreportthateighthumanitariannewmemberswereinductedasFellowsinMay42013.ICDKoreahaswelcomedDr.KimChulHwanDr.MoonHyungJooDr.ParkKwangBumDr.SongMinHoDr.LeeKeunWooDr.LeeJaeIlDr.LeeJuneSeokDr.HuhYoonHee.TheywereallrecognizedbythecommitteefortheiroutstandingcommitteemantoICDmottoforprofessionalachievementserviceanddedicationtoothers.WeTHEGLOBE201462JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionXIKOREAwww.icd-korea.org RegistrarsReportTheYear-EndGalaTheyearendgaladinnerwasheldatMillenniumHiltonwiththemeofCausalDressingandover60membersandfamilymembershavegatheredtojoininonthekaraokeanddancetimeincausaloutt.Manyhaverevealedtheirhiddentalentsinsinginganddancinginthecontests.Drs.KimGaYoungandJungHyukwereselectedasthebestdressersoftheevening.ItwasniceoccasiontogettoknowotherFellowsandtheirspouses.Everyonehadenjoyedthedinnerandallhadagreattime.Attheendofthenightmanyhaveexpressedthatweshouldhavesuchgatheringmoreofteninthisformat.Wehaveraisedfundsthroughtheraeticketsalesandtheproceedsweretobedonatedtolocalcharity.theyveaccomplishedontheirownmerits.AndinsteadweareseeingmoreofthedownsideofcapitalismandmodernismasIcouldconjecturefromtheburstofthebubblein2008nancialcrisis.Itistimeslikethesewhereweneedthosewhoarefortunatetoopentheirheartstosharetheirtimetalentsandmoneywiththosewhoareinneed.Onlywhenwetrickledownourresourcestoothersinneedsocietybecomesmoreuidandhelpstomitigatetheharmsofcapitalism.CanwedreamanegalitariansocietywhereallthestakeholdersarehappyIproposetoourFellowICDtoshareandgiveback.Iwishyouallwell.Andhaveahealthyandhappysummer.CheersFRIENDSANDCOLLEAGUESMr.ShidaandDr.SawakoShidawithSectionmembers.THEGLOBE201463JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsKOREAMonthlyLecturesOneverylastTuesdayofthemonthguestspeakershavebeenpresentingvarioustopicsinclinicaldentistrybusinessmanagementshumanrelationsandocialdevelopmentassistanceODA.WefoundthesemonthlylecturesserieshavebeenhelpingbettertocommunicateamongourmembersandpromotingICDtogreaterprofessioninKorea.TheselecturesareopentoICDmembersandothersintheprofession. PresidentYing-KweiTseng2014OfficersPresidentYing-KweiTsengPastPresidentWan-HongLanEditorHsin-ChengLiuTreasurerIng-HsiangLeeRegistrarHsin-ChengLiuEditorHsin-ChengLiuPresidentsGreetingYing-KweiTsengTaiwanFellowsAdventurewithFossilsInDecemberPresidentDr.TsengandRegistrarDr.Liualongwith10TICDFellowswenttoKeelungtohaveafossilsdiscoverytour.LocatedinanordinarystreetinthecityofKeelungliesafouroorbuildingwhichhastherichestprivatecollectionoffossilsinTaiwan.Dr.HsuTICD2013newFellowisnotonlyadentistbutalsoholdsaMastersdegreeingeology.HisfossilcollectionsboasttherichestandmostdiversiedprivateonesrangingfromdinosaurstonautilusammonitesinTaiwan.EvengovernmentmuseumshumbleTheyear2013wasgoodforTICD.UndertheleadershipofPresidentDr.TsengandRegistrarDr.LiuTICDhadahumanitarianmissiontoTaoshanTribetohelptheaboriginalsatourforTICDFellowstoawefossilsinDarwinFossilMuseum.OnMay52013TICDConvocationwasheldinTaipei.InJulyledbyPresidentDr.TsengInternationalCouncilorDr.ShiauandRegistrarDr.LiuTICDFellowsgaveanoralhealtheducationandoralexamtochildrenandelderlyinTaoshanTribewhichishometo5000aboriginesinthemountains.Itwasathree-hourbumpybusdrivefromthemetropolitancityTaipeitotheremotevillage60milessouth.ThenearestdentisttotheTribehastodriveonehourtotheTribe.TICDFellowsincollaborationwithTaipeiRotaryClubexaminedchildrenstudentsandelderlyaftertheirchurchservice.AsthetemporaryexamroomwasfullofboysandgirlsjumpingaroundplayingandlaughingFellowshadthesenseofachievementsneverfeltwhenpracticingintheirair-conditionedclinics.PresidentDr.Tsengplanstopushonwardtotribesinthedeepestmountainsnexttime.LtoRTaiwanCouncilorTzu-HuaiLinDr.Cun-YuWangBarbaraAronsonandInternationalPresidentAronson.ICDVOLUNTEERSFromL.toR.PresidentTsengCouncilorShiauandRegistrarLiugiveoralhealthandeducationexamstochildrenandelderlyoftheTaoshanTribehometo5000aboriginesinthemountainsoutsideofTaipeiCityTaiwan.TheTaiwanSectioncelebratesintheircapsandgownsafterinitiating13newFellowsonMay52013.HonoredGuestsandSectionLeadersattheInductionCeremonyTHEGLOBE2014JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists64SectionXIICHINESETAIPEI beforehisDarwinFossilMuseum.Fellowsspenttwohoursinhismuseumadmiringfossilswhichcouldcarryeveryonesimaginationasfaraspossible.Outofthedentalprofessionwearetinyinthecosmos.InternationalPresidentWelcomes2013Inductees2013InductionCeremonyoftheTaiwanSectionwasheldonMay52013.TICDwashonoredandprivilegedtohaveDr.AronsonICDPresidentDr.KobayashiVicePresidentofJapanSectionDr.SendaInternationalCouncilorofJapanSectionFellowDr.JinfromHongKongandDr.WangEditor-in-ChiefInternationalJournalofOralSciencewithus.2013convocationinducted13newFellowstoTaiwanSectionandwaswitnessedbyICDPresidentinternationalguestsfromJapanHongKongandTICDFellowsfromislandwide.TheinductioncommencedwithTICDRegistrarDr.Liuleadingtheinducteesproceedingintotheceremonyhall.Dr.TsengTICDPresidentaddressedinEnglishtowelcomeFellowsandguests.ICDPresidentDr.AronsonalsomadeaspeechtohighlightthemeaningofbeinganICDFellow.Dr.SendaencouragedFellowstohelpthepoorandunderprivileged.Aftertheopeningspeeches2013inducteeswerecalledtothestagetobeinducted.Dr.Huspledgedsolemnlyforall2013inducteestocommittoTICDgoals.AfterthePledgeDr.TsengmovedtasselsDr.AronsonawardedcerticatesDr.LanpinnedlapelpinsDr.LeeworeribbonsandDr.ShiaugaveICDCapsFOSSILTOURPresidentTsengandRegistrarLiualongwithTICDFellowsventuredtoKeelungforafossilsdiscoverytourbyDr.Hsu2013TICDinducteeattheDarwinFossilMuseum.TICDPresidentTsenggaveawelcomingspeechtothenewFellowsandguests.foreach2013inductee.FollowingtheInductionCeremonyDr.WanggaveaspeechaboutPost-genomicOmicsandDentalMedicineANewPerspective.TheBanquetstartedat700PM.WithgourmetfoodnewineandlivebandguestsandFellowshadagreattimeaftertheinductionceremony.ItculminatedwhenDr.AronsonmadeatoasttoeveryFellowandguesttowishthemgood.Fromthe33rdooroverlookingthecitywasbeautifulneonlightsashingandbeamingcomplementingtheskydome.EveryTICDFellowisandshallbecommittedtoICDmottoRecognizingserviceandopportunitytoserve.ItwasagoodyearforTICD.TAOSHANCHILDRENTICDFellowsincollaborationwiththeTaipeiRotaryClubgotasenseofachievementwhilegivingoralexamstochildrenoftheTaoshanTribeoutsideofTaipeiCity.THEGLOBE201465JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsCHINESETAIPEI PresidentXuedongZhou2014OfficersPresidentZhouXuedongPresidentElectZhangZhiyuanRegistrarChenQianmingTreasurerGongPingEditorHuTaoEditorHuTao2013InternationalCouncilMeetingThe2013ICDExecutiveCommitteeMeetingand2013ICDInternationalCouncilMeetingwasheldfromSeptember25-27atJinjiangHotelChengduChina.ICDSectionXIII-Chinahashelpedarrangetheconferenceroomsandguestroomsformeetingattendeesaccompanyingspousesandguests.DuringthemeetingvariousissuesofICDhavebeendiscussedanddecided.BecauseSectionXIIIhasmadeoutstandingcontributiontothesuccessofICD2013InternationalCouncilMeetingSectionXIIIPresidentZHOUXuedongwasawardedPresidentialCitationfromICD2013InternationalPresidentAronson.THEGLOBE2014JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists66SectionXIIICHINAInductionCeremonyIntheafternoonofSeptember252013InductionCeremonyofICDSectionXIII-ChinawassuccessfullyheldatJinjiangHotel.ICD2013InternationalPresidentLeonAronsonSecretaryGeneralJohnHintermanICDVicePresidentJosephKenneallyPastPresidentRonaldJohnsonTreasurerCliveRossPastPresidentManfredSeidemannEditorDovSydneyPresidentofSectionXIIIProfessorZHOUXuedongPresidentofChineseStomatologicalAssociationCSAProfessorWANGXingandabout60ICDInternationalCouncilorsspousesandguestshaveattendedtheconvocation.RegistrarofSectionXIIIProfessorCHENQianminghasservedastheemcee.Altogethertherewere37Fellows-electfromacrossthecountry.AtthebeginningoftheinductionceremonyPastPresidentJohnsonhasgiventheFellowshipOrientationProgramintroducingthehistoryandpresenceoftheCollege.ICDPresidentAronsonCSAPresidentWANGXingandICDSectionXIIIPresidentZHOUXuedonghavegivenawelcomingspeechtoallmeetingattendeesrespectively.AfterwardseachFellow-electwasgrantedwithfellowshippinskeysandcerticateonebyone.AboveInternationalPresidentLeonAronsonpresentsaspecialcerticatetoChinaSectionPresidentZHOUXuedonginappreciationofthesuccessfulhostingoftheInternationalCouncilMeeting.BelowLeft37FellowswereinductedintotheSectioninthepresenceofleadersrightfromourChinaSectionaswellasinternationalofcers. THEGLOBE201467JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsChinaSectionFellowsActiveinCommunityandEducationalEndeavorsSectionReportsCHINAAcademicAchievementsInFebruaryFICDSHENGanghasbeenappointedonthepanelofOrthodonticExaminationofTheRoyalCollegeofSurgeonsofEdinburgh.ThisisararedistinctionforscholarsfrommainlandChina.LaterinOctoberhehasascienticpaperpublishedasacoverpaperofAmericanJournalofOrthodonticsandDentofacialOrthopedics.ThisjournalisafamousSCIE-indexedjournalwhichhaslongbeenregardedasthetoplevelinorthodontics.FICDYUGuangyanhasbeenawardedforhisoutstandingserviceforpatientsbythecentralgovernment.Thisisararehonorasveryfewdentistscanbeelectedascandidatestogetherwithotherphysiciansofthecountry.FICDWANGYininghasbeenelectedasChairofCSACommitteeofProsthodontics.ContinuingEducationCommunityServiceAllthebelowreportedcasesareonlytheexamplesofSectionXIIIconveyingthehumanitarianconcernanddeliveringcaretoallthepeoplenearorfar.OnSeptember20thFICDofChinaSectionhasorganizedandparticipatedinnation-widecampaignsoeringoralhealthinstructionsanddentalservicesforfree.FICDfromWestChinaSchoolofStomatologySichuanUniversityhaveoeredfreesurgicalservicetopatientsfromTibetanHights.InAprilFICDfromWestChinaSchoolofStomatologySichuanUniversityhaveoeredfreetreatmenttopeopleinjuredinanearthquakeofSichuanProvince.SECTIONACHEIVEMENTSChinaSectionXIIIhasbeenhonoredbyFellowswhoreceivednumeroushonorsthroughouttheyearandFICDvolunteerswhoprovideddentalcareforvictimsoftherecentearthquakeinSichuan.ThisisalsoathrillingeventtotheChinaSectionfamily.FICDSUNZhenhasbeenawardedCMWAWuzhouWomenScienceandTechnologyAwardandhasbeenelectedasavicepresidentofPreventionandTreatmentAssociationforChronicDiseasesofBeijing.HercontributionshaveaddedfeminineglorytoChinaSection.FICDZHAOZhiheCHENXinminGONGPinghavebeenelectedamongtheTopTenBestTeachersofSichuanUniversity.TheserecognitionhasrevealedandreectedtheircontinuousdedicationtothedevelopmentofdentistryinChina.MICDWANGHanzhanghaspublishedamonographsummarizinghislife-longservicededicatedtodentistryinChina.Asafamoussurgeonhehasoeredhiseortsandtalentsthroughouthispracticeandhasmadegreatcontributionstothiscountry.Thisbookwillbringaboutinspirationsaswellasencouragementstoallthereadersindeed.PresidentofSectionXIIIProf.ZHOUXuedonghasbeenelectedasaVicePresidentofSichuanMedicalAssociationaswellasSichuanDoctorsAssociation.UnderthesenewtitlesshewillcontinuetoserveandstrengthentheinuenceofSectionXIII. PresidentChoSitt2014OfficersPresidentChoSittVicePresidentMyoantRegistrarTunTunweTreasurerMyatZawKoeEditorKyawSeinEditorKyawSeinPresidentsGreetingChoSittOurSectionXIVisnowfouryearsoldandisgoingforwardsmoothly.Fortheyear2014inductionwehaveselected16outstandingdentiststobeournewFellows.ThisshowsthestatusandqualityoftheSection.WehadtomentionsomeactivitiesunderthenameofInternationalCollegeofDentists.ContinuingDentalEducationProgramHeldinMarch.SocialWorkHealthEducationTalksatWorldOralHealthDay.DonationtotheDentalStudentsTeamfortheirPublicHealthFieldTrips.AdditionalProgramsthisyearincludedAFreeDentalTripinAugustTheGolfTournamentinSeptemberandourContinuingDentalEducationTalkinOctober.SothesefunctionswillbefollowedmonthbymonthtopublishourSectionAnnualJournal.ThesecreditsbelongtoourocerswhohadgoodunityandinteresttodevelopawellorganizedandfunctioningSection.FromourRegistrarTunTunThweThisyearInductionCeremonyofInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionXIVMyanmarwasheldinInyaLakeHotelYangononJanuary122013.InternationalPresidentDr.LeonAronsonandMrs.BarbaraAronsonProfessorYoshinoriSatohPresidentofSectionVIIandinternationalguestsattendedourinductionceremony.TheFellowshipOrientationwasconductedbyPresidentDr.LeonAronsonandpresentedtothe13newinducteesTHANKYOUCerticatesofappreciationhandedoverbySectionleadersDr.ChoSittPresidentandRegistrarInternationalCouncilorDr.TunTunThwe.CHILDCAREMyanmardentistsattheLumbiniprivateschool68JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsTHEGLOBE2014SectionXIVMYANMARwww.icdmyanmar.org beforetheinductionceremony.OnthateveninggaladinnerwasheldinInyaLakeHotelBallroom.Newinducteesandtheirfamiliesattended.SectionXIVsponsoredthecontinuingdentaleducationseminaronMarch142013.MyanmarSectioninvitedDr.PeterTayfromSingaporetogivealectureTheSkyisYourLimit.HowtoEnsureYouandYourFutureinDentistryafterGraduationattheMyanmarDentalCouncilBuilding.MyanmarSectionperformedHumanitarianProjectatHappyWorldAmusementZoneinMarch202013WorldOralHealthDayprovidingtoothbrushesandtoothpastestothechildren.Theydemonstratedtoothbrushingtechniquesandoralhealtheducationtothepublicaswellasshowedposters.InternationalCollegeofDentistsMyanmarSectiondonated100000KyatsfortheopeningofFreeDentalCareUnitatDefenseServicesMedicalAcademyCompoundon3rdJuly2013.On9thJuly2013agroupofICDdentistsfromMyanmarSectionwenttoLUMBINIprivateschoolfordentalcheckupandteachingOralHygieneInstruction.MAKINGTHEROUNDSLeftTunTunThweinsuresallwerehavingagoodtimeashevisitswithguestsandFellows.SectionXIVPresidentChoSittshakeshandswithguestspeakerDr.PeterTay.RightSectionXIVleadersInternationalPresidentAronsonSectionVIIPresidentSatohandnewinductees.performdentalcheck-upsteachoralhygieneanddemonstratedtoothbrushingtechniquesandoralhealtheducationtothepublicaswellasshowedpostersattheHappyWorldAmusementZoneduringWorldOralHealthDay.THEGLOBE201469JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsMYANMAR ProfessorGbemisolaAgbelusiNigeriaICDCouncilorfortheAfricaSectorrecentlyconductedthesecondinitiationceremonyfornewFellowsinRegion34WestAfrica.ThiswasheldJanuary2014inLagosNigeria.RegistrarJohnV.Hinterman2013OfficersRegistrarJohnV.HintermanRegentsArmandoBerguidoG.Rep.ofPanamaJohnYuKongLingHongKongTinCockPhuaSingaporeHamidAdeli-NadjaIranLeDucLahnVietnamChristopherOgunsaluJamaicaNeohGimBokMalaysiaEbenezerA.NyakoGhanaPankajPatelKenyaBazarAmarsaikhanMongoliaSaurbekRuzuddinovKazakhstanHong-SomethCambodiaSomedentalorganizationsclaimtobeinternationalbecausetheypermitdentistsfromothercountriestobemembers.TheInternationalCollegeofDentistsistrulyinternationalbecauseitactuallyestablishesself-governingchaptersaroundtheworldallowsthemtobeguidedbylocalleadersandencouragesself-determination.The14SectionsoftheCollegearegivengreatlatitudeastohowtheyconducttheirbusiness.Thesmaller12RegionsoftheICDrelymoreheavilyontheInternationalCouncilandtheCouncilOcefordirectionandassistance.TheyhavetherighttobecomeSectionswhentheirgrowthandleadershipabilityallows.ThisunusualarrangementispossiblebecausetheICDmissionisonethatalldentistsintheworldcanembrace.theadvancementoftheprofessionofdentistryandtheimprovementoftheoralhealthofthepublic.BecauseICDfellowshipisnotaectedbyraceethnicityortypeofgovernmentexpandingthereachoftheICDisaconstantpriority.OurgoalintheICDistostartonenewRegionorreactivateonethathasbecomedormanteachyear.SectionsandRegionselecttheirownlocalleaders.WeconstantlyhaveinmotionthefollowinginitiativesPlantingSeedsQualieddentistsinareasoftheworldwheretheICDhasnoactivepresenceareadmitteddirectlyintotheICDasinternationalmembers.Whentheirnumbersallowaleaderisidentiedandaninitiationceremonyisarranged.DeactivationRegionswhereactivitiesandleadershavebecomeinactiveandarecloseddownuntilsuchatimethatnewinterestandnewleadershipcanbedeveloped.ReactivationIdentifyingandinstallingnewlocalleadersoftheICD.CharterGrantingTheociallaunchofanewICDRegionwhenthenumberofFellowsandthedevelopmentofleadersallows.TheICDsuncommonorganizationalstructurehasproventobeasuccessfulformula.WecannowproudlysaythattheICDistheoldestandlargesthonorarydentalsocietyintheworldandthatwithoutquestionistrulyinternational.JohnV.HintermanRegistrarICDTheTrulyInternationalOrganizationDatoDr.HowKimChuanMalaysiaCouncilorfortheAsiaSectorreorganizeICDinSouthEastAsia.VietNamhasover100members.MalaysiaiscollaboratingwiththeMalaysiaDentalAssociation.ICDsSectionXXLeadersTHEGLOBE2014JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists70SectionXXREGIONSwww.icd.org Dr.ChristopherOgunsaluJamaicaICDCounciloratLargeconductedtherstInitiationofnewFellowsinRegion32.ThiseventtookplaceonJanuary52014inKingstonJamaica.Dr.KhaiKeeYimofKualaLumpurMalaysiahasretiredasRegentofICDRegion33MalaysiaandhasbeenawardedRegentEmeritusstatusbytheInternationalCouncil.Dr.M.A.SooofLahorePakistanhasretiredastheRegentofICDRegion24PakistanAfghanistanBangladesh.awardedRegentEmeritusbytheInternationalCouncil.ANewICDRegionisBornICDRegion35EastAfricaKenyaUgandaThisisthersttimetheabovenamehasbeenreportedin.ThisnewRegionreceiveditsCharterfromtheInternationalCouncilonOctober162013duringceremoniesinMombasaKenyaandrepresentsanewbeginningfortheCollege.ICDSecretaryGeneralwelcomed23newFellowsrepresentingKenyaUgandaandTanzania.LocalICDleadershipwasinstalledandtheICDCharterwaspresented.AndsobeginsanewchapterinICDhistory.TheseeventswouldnothavebeenpossiblewithoutthededicatedserviceofICDFellowPankajPatelapracticingdentistinNairobiKenyaforover30years.HeusedhisremarkableorganizationalskillsandleftnodetailunattendedinassistinginrecruitmentoftheclassofnewFellowsandmakingarrangementsforamemorableceremony.Dr.PatelalsoarrangedfortheceremonytocoincidewiththeannualmeetingsoftheKenyanDentalAssociationwhichprovidedcollaborativeopportunities.AlsoattendingandparticipatingintheceremonywereICDCouncilorsGbemisolaAgbelusiAfricaandChristopherOgunsaluJamaica.Dr.ToksAbioseNigeriawasinstalledasanICDInternationalViceRegent.DuringtheestablishmentofthenewRegion35itwaslearnedthattheICDWELCOMENEWFELLOWSTheclassofnewFellowsofRegion35EastAfricainNairobiKenyaonOctober2013.THEGLOBE201471JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsREGIONS CHARTINGANEWCOURSESecretaryGeneralJohnV.HintermanisgrantingtheChartertoRegentPankajPatel.ATTHEHIGHESTLEVELOFGOVERNMENTKenyanCabinetSecretaryJacobKaimenyipresentstheICDfellowshipcerticatetonewFellowMaryMasigawithICDCouncilorGbemisolaAgbelusileftandSecretaryGeneralJackHintermanright.TheICDEffectTheInternationalCollegeofDentistshasaveryspecialFellowinEastAfrica.HeisFellowJacobKaimenyiofNairobiKenya.HisremarkableprofessionalcareerandhishighpositionofresponsibilityintheRepublicofKenyagovernmentaretobenoted.ProfessorKaimenyiwasinitiatedintotheICDin2011inAccraGhana.AtthattimehewastheDeputyViceChancellorProvostoftheUniversityofNairobi.PreviouslyhehadbeenadentistaperiodontistmemberofthefacultyandthenlaterDeanoftheDentalSchoolinNairobi.In2013FellowJacobKaimenyiwasappointedCabinetSecretaryfortheMinistryofScienceEducationandTechnologyfortheRepublicofKenya.InthispostheservesdirectlyunderthePresidentandVicePresidentofKenya.ThisresponsibilitymakeshimthehighestplacedICDFellowintheworld.designatedcountriesKenyaUgandadonottotallyrepresentthelargerlocalinterpretationofthedesignationEastAfrica.ThereareactuallyseveralothernationsinEastAfricathathaveformedtradeagreementsandareworkingtowardsdevelopingauniversalvisa.InkeepingupwiththetimesandlocalcustomstheICDwillnowredenetheRegiontoalignwiththesenaturallyaliatednationsandwillsoonwelcomenewFellowsfromtheadditionalareas.InadditiontothenewFellowsthreeadditionaldentistswererecognizedfortheircontributionstothedevelopmentofdentistryinEastAfricabyreceivingHonoraryFellowshipintheICD.TheyareDoctorsShirvaniPatelMannyVissantandRussLadwaalloftheUnitedKingdom.ThefuturelooksbrightforthisvibrantcommunityofdentistsinEastAfricatobecomeaself-sustainingandcontributingteamoftheICDworldcommunity.WelcomeEastAfricansCabinetSecretaryKaimenyiwaswillingtotravel300milestoassistintheinitiationofthenewICDFellowsinMombasa.TheFellowsweredelightedwithhispresencesomewhatlikethatofanICDsuperstar.HereceivedTheICDPresidentsCitationawardfromSecretaryGeneralHintermanforhisaccomplishments.HetoldtheaudiencethathisinternationalaliationwiththeInternationalCollegeofDentistshadaveryinuentialeectonhisnominationandappointmentasCabinetSecretary.THEGLOBE201472JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsREGIONSFirstInitiationoF2014KingstonJamaicahostedtherstICDinitiationof19NewFellowsinRegion32.SecretaryGeneralJackHintermanwasinattendance.OfnoteoneofthenewFellowswastheMinisterofHealthofJamaicaHon.Dr.FentonFergusonwhoalsowasawardedanICDPresidentialCitation.ThreeotherHonoraryFellowsallphysiciansofhighpositionsingovernmentoracademicsthatcontributedtothebuildingofdentalschoolswerealsoinitiated.CouncilorOgunsaluwaspivotalintheorganizationofthisoccasion.DiamondSponsorICOIhostedawellattendedcontinuingeducationseminar.FellowCorretaFergusMonserratwasinstalledasViceRegentandwillhelptogrowtheRegion. ICDGrowthEnthusiasmProgressRegion31VietNamInonlyitssecondyearsincereactivationICDRegion31VietNamcontinueditssurgeofinterestandactivity.TheRegionwasassistedbytheOceoftheInterna-tionalCouncilandICDFellowsintheUSAwhoprovidedscienticprogramsdeliv-eredduringtheannualFacultyWorkshopandscienticconferenceheldinApril2013attheDentalSchoolinHoChiMinhCitytheFacultyofOdonto-Stomatology.AninitiationceremonyfornewFellowsadded30newnamestotheVietNammembershipwhichnowexceeds100Fellows.TheVietNamRegionaskedforhelpfromtheCollegetoarrangetheirannualscienticprogram.InVietNamthedentalacademiccommunityhasembracedtheICDwholeheartedly.ICDCouncilorKimChuanHowMalaysiatraveledtoHoChiMinhCitytorepresenttheInternationalCouncilasaspeakeronthescienticprogram.HealsoarrangedaguestspeakertoattendfromMalaysiasponsoredbytheICDInternationalCouncil.FromtheUSAanotherspeakerwassentICDFellowDr.PaulEleazorfromtheUniversityofAlabama.HiscostsweresponsoredthroughfundsarrangedbyICDInternationalPastPresidentsDr.DonaldJohnsonandDr.LeonAronson.ThisimpressiveICDresponseaddedtothesuccessofthedentalschoolsprograms.Roundingoutthethree-dayeventweretheICDmeetingsandceremonies.CouncilorHowconductedabusinessandplanningmeetingforRegion31ICDleaders.AnimpressiveinitiationceremonyfornewFellowswasheldfollowedbyareceptionforall.TheselectedphotographsattesttotheenthusiasmfortheICDthatexistsinVietNam.Region31istrulyafastriserintheICDworldwidefamily.ICDCouncilorKCHowMalaysialeftpresentsanICDcerticatetoanewFellowofVietnaminApril2013.VIETNAMICDFellowsaftertheRegion31initiationceremonyinHoChiMinhCityVietnaminApril2013.GuestSpeakerandFellowPaulEleazorUSAisseatedinthecenterjoinedbyICDRegion31VietnamRegentLeDucLanhfourthfromtherightandICDCouncilorKCHowfourthfromtheleft.THEGLOBE201473JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentistsSectionReportsREGIONS THEGLOBE2014IRecentlyponderedtenissuesthathaveconcernedmeoverthepast15years.Iamsurethesearenotthemostimportantissuesfacingdentistrybuttheycertainlyareissuesofconcern.Hereismylist.1.Changeisinevitable.Sometimeswedonotlikechangebuthistorytellsusthatprogressisinevitableandunlessweembracechangewewillbeleftbehindinitsshadow.Duringmy35yearsofdentalpracticechangehasbeensubstantialrefreshingchallengingandinevitable.2.OralHealthandSystemicHealth.Thistopicisawell-establishedfacetofdentistry.Nowweneedtodeterminethemostimportantrelationshipsandworkwithourmedicalcolleaguestobetterunderstandandmanagethese.3.Dentalresearchispivotaltoourfuture.Ongoingresearchfundingisfundamentaltomaintainingourproudtraditionofexcellenceindentalresearch.Rememberthegreatdentalschoolsaroundtheworldareknownnotbecauseoftheirclinicalexcellencealonebutbecauseoftheirresearchexcellencethatthenfeedsintoclinicalexcellence.4.Continuingeducationandlife-longlearn-ingarecentralcorevaluesofthedentalpro-fession.TheInternationalCollegeofDen-tistsisveryactiveinthisarea.IencourageallFellowstoparticipateintheseactivities.5.Gerodontologyandagedcare.Unlesswetakeactionitwillbetoolateforqualityagedcaretobedeliveredintheyearstocomeasthebabyboomersage.Thismustinvolveengagementwiththecommunityandunderstandingwhatwillbeneededasourpopulationages.Agedcaremanifestsinmanyformsandisnotjustfortheinrmed.6.Evidence-basedpracticeisheretostay.RecentlyIwasaskedwhetherveryexpensivelasertreatmentwouldcureperiodontaldisease.Ihadtoreplytherewasnoevidencetosupportsuchaclaimandsoconventionalperiodontaltreatmentatone-fththecostwouldbejustgood7.Thedentalschoolsareintrouble.Thereisacriticalshortageofqualitysenioracademicstoleadtheprofessionandteachingthefuture.Successionplanningispoorandinterestbynewgraduatestoconsideracareerinacademiaisfastevaporating.Actionisneededbutnothingisbeingdone.8.Thedigitalrevolutionisuponus.Thisistruenotonlyintheclinicwherenearlyeveryfacetofdentistryisbeingrevolutionizedbutthedigitalrevolutionhasalsohitthepublishingandeducationworld.Massivechangeswillbeseenintheyearstocome.Rememberwhatwemaybeusingindailypracticeinveyearsmostlikelyhasnotevenbeeninventedyet.9.Weareaprofessionandnotatrade.Ifearthattherecententryofcorporatesandhealthfundsintopracticeownershipisrapidlychangingtheprofessionalnatureofourprofession.Wemustalwaysrememberthatwetreatpatientsandnotclients.Thehealthandwellbeingofourpatientsisparamountnotthedollarsliningourpockets10.Finallywemustkeepoureyeontheball.Iamconcernedthatasaprofessionmanyofushavenotdonethisandnowtheresultsofworkplacechangesmanpowerissuesuniversitywoesandgeneralmalaisehavetakenusdownapathweprobablyshouldnothavegone.DearFellowspleasepondertheseissuesandtakeactionasrequired.Rememberthefutureisinourhandsandnoactionisgoingtobeourdownfall.ProfessorMarkBartoldisProfessorofPeriodonticsandDirectoroftheColgateAustralianClinicalDentalResearchCentreattheUniversityofAdelaideinAdelaideSouthAustralia.MyTopTenConcernsMarkBartoldAdelaideSouthAustraliaCOMMENTARYChangeisinevitable.Unlessweembracechangewewillbeleftbehindinitsshadow.74JournaloftheInternationalCollegeofDentists Thinkingahead.Focusedonlife.BrilliantimagesforperfectresultsTheinnovativeX-raysystemVeraviewepocs3DF40highresolutionimageswithlowereffectivedoseAchievingasuccessfulresultcallsforanexactplan.Andinendodonticsabovealltherecognitionofanatomicdetailsisdecisiveforchoosingtherighttherapy.UndoubtedlythemostimportantinstrumentforthisisconebeamCTCBCTthisenablesexactdepictionofspecicanatomicalconditionssuchasslantinghorizontalfracturesbonylesionsandtheirexpansionaswellasrelationshiptoneighbouringstructures.InordertokeepradiationlevelsaslowaspossibleforyourpatientsVeraviewepocs3DF40offersyounotonlybrilliantimagequalitybutalsoaneffectivedosereductionprogram.Thesoundbasisforperfectresults.FindoutmoreaboutVeraviewepocs3DF40atwww.morita.comeurope WhywillAnyRidgeworkinanyridgeWiderfixtureinanarrowcrestTomaximizelongtermsurvivalofimplants.NarrowupperdiameterTomaximizepreservationbyminimizingstressonthecorticalbone.Knife-ThreadsForsmoothinsertionandstrongerprimarystability.Nocutingedgeforminimuminvasion.Idealforsoftbonecases.NarrowapicaldiameterForeasierfixtureinsertionintoanarrowridgesplitincisionTaperedbodyExcellentforsimpleinstallationandImmediateloading.Forfasterstrongerosseointegration.NewsurfacetechnologyincorporatingCa2ionsontheSLAtreatedsurface.100eliminationofanyremainingacidfromtheconventionalSLAprocess.finalrestorationCase1Case2CustomerCenter82-2-3014-7812www.imegagen.com Theviewforthedetailplaysthemostimportantroleinordertoreachoptimumresults.Thereforemagnificationsystemsshouldbethebasicconditionforafirst-classdentaltreatment.SigmaDentalOrascopticandGlobalSurgicalguaranteethisbyofferinguncompromisinghigh-qualityloupesystemsanddentalmicroscopesforanytypeofyourtreatmentsanddemands.Thisallforgreatprospectsandanevenbetterviewwww.orascoptic.comwww.sigmadental.comwww.globalsurgical.comMagnificationisour