BCDA award recipients 2016

March 21, 2016

The British Columbia Dental Association (BCDA) honoured many individuals at their annual Toothfairy Gala in Vancouver on March 19, 2016.

Among the many recipients this year were UBC Dentistry faculty, alumni and friends. Those with UBC Dentistry affiliations are indicated:

Honorary Membership

  • Dr. Michelle Williams (posthumously); Clinical Professor, UBC Dentistry; Head, Vancouver General Hospital, Dentistry Department; UBC alumna (DMD 1988)
  • Dr. Garry Lunn, Clinical Assistant Professor, UBC Dentistry

President’s Award

  • Dr. Raymond Fong, UBC Dentistry alumnus (DMD 1989)
  • Dr. Angelique Leung, UBC Dentistry alumna (DMD 1988)

Distinguished Service Award

  • Dr. David Ciriani, UBC Dentistry alumnus (DMD 1987)
  • Dr. Allan Hovan; Clinical Assistant Professor, UBC Dentistry; UBC Dentistry alumnus (DMD 1980)
  • Dr. Chris Wyatt; Professor and Program Director, Prosthodontics, UBC Dentistry; UBC Dentistry alumnus (DMD 1980)
  • Dr. David Zaparinuk, UBC Dentistry alumnus (DMD 1989)

Merit Award

  • Dr. Alison Brennan
  • Dr. Daniel Cheng, UBC Dentistry alumnus (DMD 1973)
  • Dr. Susan Chow; Member, Board of Counsellors, UBC Dentistry; UBC Dentistry alumna (DMD 1972)
  • Dr. Christopher Chung, UBC Dentistry alumnus (DMD 1995)
  • Dr. Matt Illes, Clinical Instructor, UBC Dentistry
  • Ms. Shunhau To, Program Manager, Geriatric Clinic, UBC Dentistry
  • Dr. Phoebe Tsang, Clinical Associate Professor, UBC Dentistry; UBC Dentistry alumna (DMD 2002)

Read more about these BCDA award winners in the bridge online (PDF) >>