UBC Dentistry at PDC 2018

 

The annual Pacific Dental Conference starts March 8 and runs until March 10 at the Vancouver Convention and Exhibit Centre.

See below for all the events and places to join UBC Dentistry during the conference period.

 

 


UBC Dentistry Booth on the Tradeshow Floor at the PDC

Visit the “Out of Africa” UBC Dentistry booth to pick up your “safari swag” and enter the “GIRAFF-le”.

UBC Dentistry Continuing Dental Education will also be on hand at the booth with their latest brochures and information about upcoming programs.

We are located at booths 1735 and 1737 on the tradeshow floor.

 

 

 


DMD Student and Young Alumni Pub Night

If you are a graduate from the years of 2013 to 2017 come to the the DMD Student and Young Alumni Pub Night for the annual young alumni and student networking event.

Share your experience of “life after school” with third- and fourth-year students.

Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 6 to 7:30 pm
Rogue Wet Bar Convention Centre, 200 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC

See invitation PDF here >>

Register now >>

 

 

 


Summer Student Practitioner Program Meet & Greet

sspp_web_image_promo_400x175Dentist-mentors and students explore the possibilities of the Summer Student Practitioner Program (SSPP) for the summer of 2018.

Kindly RSVP by March 2 to fodss@dentistry.ubc.ca or call 604-822-7977

Friday, March 9, 2018
Vancouver Convention Centre, West Ballroom Foyer
5:00 pm: arrive and sign in (just prior to the Annual Alumni Reception)
5:15 pm: introductory remarks by Dr. Ingrid Emanuels, Acting Director of Student Services
5:25 – 6:00 pm: cocktails and conversation

The Summer Student Practitioner Program is financially supported by Pacific Dental Conference Trust, CDSPI and UBC Dentistry.


Annual Alumni Reception at the PDC

Friday, March 9, 2018 • 5:30 – 7:30 pm
West Ballroom Foyer, Vancouver Convention and Exhibit Centre

All UBC Dentistry alumni are invited to join us at the Annual Alumni Reception at the PDC on Friday, March 9 following the close of PDC’s tradeshow floor. Come to the West Ballroom Foyer at the Vancouver Convention and Exhibit Centre for tunes, drinks and appetizers and meet the new Dean, Dr. Mary MacDougall, at the largest gathering of UBC Dentistry alumni this and every year.

The alumni reception honours graduates of the following years with professional, commemorative class photos: 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013, and 2017. Check out the photo times below.

Many of these classes have reunion dinners planned. Check the reunion page here for more information. Please note: you do not need to attend the PDC to attend the alumni reception!

 


Class Photo Times at the Annual Alumni Reception

The alumni reception honours graduates of the following years with commemorative anniversary photos.

Each class assembles at the photo stage set up at the Annual Alumni Reception at the following times:

  • 5:30 pm DMD 1968
  • 5:40 pm DMD 1973
  • 5:50 pm DMD & Dip DH 1978
  • 6:00 pm DMD & Dip DH 1983
  • 6:10 pm DMD & Dip DH 1988
  • 6:20 pm DMD 1993
  • 6:30 pm DMD & BDSc 1998
  • 6:40 pm DMD & BDSc 2003
  • 6:50 pm DMD & BDSc 2008
  • 7:00 pm DMD & BDSc 2013
  • 7:10 pm DMD & BDSc 2017

 

 


Milestone Reunions

We are helping the DMD classes of 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013 and 2017 to reconnect with their classmates and friends to celebrate their important milestone graduation reunions at the PDC.

For more details about these reunions and to register, visit the Upcoming Alumni Reunions page.

 


PDC After Hours: Dance Party at the Commodore Ballroom

Dance fans may dance the night away at the PDC’s newest social event at the Commodore Ballroom.

PDC After Hours
Friday, March 9, 2018 from 8 pm to 12 am
Commodore Ballroom
868 Granville St, Vancouver, BC

For more information and tickets visit the PDC website >>

 

 

 


18th Annual Toothfairy Gala and BC Dental Association Awards

Saturday, March 10, 2018 • Champagne Reception 6 pm • Dinner 7 pm
Ballroom, Vancouver Convention and Exhibit Centre

Champagne Reception and Silent Auction, Dinner, BCDA Awards, BC Cancer Presentation, Live Cake Auction, and Dancing.

Join many UBC Dentistry people at the dental celebration of the year! This elegant awards and fundraising event is a wonderful way to close the PDC. For more event details and ticket purchase, click here >>