UBC Dentistry at PDC 2017

pdc_2016_web_imageThe annual Pacific Dental Conference starts March 9 and runs until March 11 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 at the PDC

pdc_floor_plan_2017Visit UBC Dentistry and the Division of Continuing Dental Education at booth 1731/1830 in the Exhibit Hall at the Pacific Dental Conference 2017.

Drop by the booth to hear all the latest news about the Faculty. The CDE team will also be there to present some great CE programs for 2017-18.

Mix and mingle with fellow alumni and colleagues, and play Spin to Win for a chance to win prizes.


DMD Student and Young Alumni Pub Night

https://tst-dentistry.sites.olt.ubc.ca/files/2017/02/pub_night_poster_image_2017_badgeAll recent graduates and students in third and fourth years are invited. Complimentary beverage and appetizers provided.

This is a registration-based event. RSVP by March 2 at www.dentistry.ubc.ca/rogue

Thursday, March 9, 2017 • 6 pm
Rogue Kitchen & Wetbar, 200 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC


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 2017.

Kindly RSVP by March 3 to fodss@dentistry.ubc.ca or call 604-822-7977

Friday, March 10, 2017
Vancouver Convention Centre, West Ballroom Foyer
5:00 pm: registration (just prior to the Annual Alumni Reception)
5:15 pm: introductory remarks by Dr. David Sweet, OC
5:25 – 6:00 pm: cocktails and conversation

Annual Alumni Reception

alumni_reception_pdc2017Friday, March 10, 2017 • 5:30 – 7:30 pm
West Ballroom Foyer, Vancouver Convention and Exhibit Centre

Step right up and celebrate the greatest alumni on Earth!

Join Ringmaster Shuler for his final PDC Annual Alumni Reception as dean of UBC Dentistry.

Commemorative anniversary class photos to be taken of: DMD 1972; DMD and Dip DH 1977, 1982, 1987; DMD 1992; DMD and BDSc 1997, 2002, 2007, 2012 and 2016. Check out the photo times below.

Class Photo Times at the Annual Alumni Reception

class_photo_times_pdc2016The alumni reception honours graduates of the following years with commemorative anniversary photos:

  • 5:40 pm DMD 1972
  • 5:50 pm DMD & Dip DH 1977
  • 6:00 pm DMD & Dip DH 1982
  • 6:10 pm DMD & Dip DH 1987
  • 6:20 pm DMD 1992
  • 6:30 pm DMD & BDSc 1997
  • 6:40 pm DMD & BDSc 2002
  • 6:50 pm DMD & BDSc 2007
  • 7:00 pm DMD & BDSc 2012
  • 7:10 pm DMD & BDSc 2016

Milestone Reunions

reunions_web_imageWe are helping the classes of 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, 2012 and 2016 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.

17th Annual Toothfairy Gala and BC Dental Association Awards

Toothfairy Gala and BCDA AwardSaturday, March 11, 2017 • Champaign Reception 6 pm • Dinner 7 pm
Ballroom, Vancouver Convention and Exhibit Centre

Champaign Reception and Silent Auction, Dinner, BCDA Awards, Save a Smile 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 >>

Proceeds from the Toothfairy Gala will go to British Columbia Dental Association’s Save a Smile program (UBC Charitable/Faculty of Dentistry).  To donate, click here >>