Registration Now Open for Dugoni School's Annual Alumni Association Meeting

January 4, 2016

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The alumni meeting takes place at the Intercontinental Hotel, right next door to the dental school.

With the theme "Good to Great!", the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry's 117th Annual Alumni Meeting will be held March 4-5, 2016 at the InterContinental Hotel in San Francisco. All alumni and their dental office staff are invited to the event, which features well-known speakers covering a variety of topics to keep dental professionals informed and inspired. Membership dues are a prerequisite for attendance. Pre-registration fees through February 5 are $100 for dentists and $75 for staff requesting C.E. units.

Activities include continuing education courses at which alumni can earn up to 12 CE units in two days, the alumni recognition luncheon, vendor exhibits, class reunion dinners, the alumni reception on Friday evening, the Legacy Ball for donors on Saturday night, and plenty of opportunities to socialize with classmates, meet new people, and visit with students, faculty and staff from the Dugoni School. 

The lineup of speakers includes:

  • Dr. Gerald Kugel on CAD/CAM and Porcelain Veneers (Restorative)
  • Dr. Joe Massad on Implants and Dentures (Prosthodontics)
  • Dr. Clifford Ruddle on endodontic excellence
  • Dr. Lee Silverstein on periodontal considerations
  • Dr. Ann Spolarich on Risks/Benefits of Dietary Supplements and The Face of Addiction (Pharmacology)
  • Dr. William van Dyk on practice transitions and the keys to success (Practice Management)
  • Ms. Eve Cuny on Infection Control
  • Mr. Ali Oromchian, JD, on California Dental Law
  • Drs. Robert Boyd, Sam Daher, Clark Colville and William Kottemann - 30th Frederick T. West Lectureship. This year's theme is Invisalign Symposium at Pacific and is open to general dentists as well as orthodontists.

Companies interested in exhibiting at the event or sponsoring activities may contact Joanne Fox at 415.929.6423 or to receive exhibitor/sponsorship details.

The Dugoni School Alumni Association is one of the strongest among all U.S. dental schools. The mission is to foster lifelong relationships among its members and with the dental school. The Alumni Association sponsors and supports events for our alumni, students and the profession.  For more information about the event as well as hotel booking information, please click here.  


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