June 2017


Dr. Bruce Ward, DDS ’76, was honoured at the Montreal Alumni Cocktail with the Faculty of Dentistry Outstanding Alumni Award. Dr. Ward’s was a commendable candidate for this year’s award nominated by many of his peers for his contribution to his community and to the dental profession. Also honoured at the cocktail were the three GPR residents who won the Dr. Bruce Ward Awrd for Excellent Patient Care. Continue reading.


June 2017

Congratulations to Ahlam Abdunabi and Haider Al-Waeli for winning Best Poster Presentation for Public Health Research and for Preclinical and Clinical Research respectively. The awards were given at the RSBO 2017 Scientific Day held on May 26th. Continue reading.


June 2017

On Thursday, May 18th the Faculty celebrated the reinauguration of the Hall of Honour with the unveiling of two new inductees. Dr. Ernie Ambrose and Dr. James P. Lund were inducted into the Hall of Honour and will forever be remembered for the significant contributions they made to the welfare and advancement of the Faculty of Dentistry. Continue reading.


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Congratulations to Dr. Marie Dagenais on being chosen to be the next Executive Director and Registrar for the National Dental Examining Board of Canada. “I am very pleased the board is putting their trust in me,” exclaims Dr. Dagenais. Former Associate Professor in the Faculty of Dentistry, Dr. Dagenais will transition to her new position over the next several months. Continue reading.


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Congratulations to Dr. Susan Greenwald, DDS ’86, for being awarded the W.W. Wood Award for Excellence in Dental Education! “I am extremely humbled and honoured to have received this award,” says Dr. Greenwald. “I get just as much out of my time teaching the students as they get from me. The experience is very rewarding on many different levels.” Continue reading.


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On Wednesday, May 10th the pediatric clinic welcomed the Quebec Special Olympics school program. 20 students from the Centre François-Michelle, living with intellectual deficiency were screened by 3rd year students and participated in a Zumba class. The day was a great success for everyone that participated. Here are some pictures from the day.


April 2017

McGill Faculty of Dentistry participated in the Jeunes Explorateurs d’un jour initiative for the second year on Thursday, April 20, 2017. This year the Faculty welcomed five high school students. Continue reading.


April 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Arkady Khoutorsky on being awarded the 2017 Award in Pain on behalf of the Rita Allen Foundation and the American Pain Society. Dr. Khoutorsky was selected for funding for his project entitled “Extracellular matrix-mediated spinal cord plasticity in neuropathic pain.” His research program is aimed at better understanding the molecular and cellular mechanisms of chronic pain development following nerve injury. Continue reading.


April 2017

Each year the Faculty of Dentistry has an internal competition for studentship awards to pay a portion or all of the annual student stipends that graduate students may receive while at McGill. This year we were able to provide funding for eleven such studentships to the following graduate students. See full list of recipients.


April 2017

The Faculty of Dentistry Research Day provides an excellent opportunity for graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, research assistants and research associates to showcase their research work in academic posters and oral presentations. Held on April 6, 2017 at New Residence Hall this year was the 12th edition of Research Day. Continue reading for full list of winners.