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Your news at the heart of your Faculty of Dentistry / Issue 74 / November 10th, 2016

Homecoming 2016 in the Faculty

It was a wonderful Homecoming weekend full of emotion and reminiscing on October 28th - 30th. We were happy to welcome back many alumni and the Faculty’s first ever Homecoming cocktail was a hit!  Read more & see photos

Fundraiser for Externship in Nicaragua

This Saturday November 12th, come enjoy a night out in style and help raise funds for the Faculty’s International Outreach Externship to Nicaragua. 
Details and RSVP here


Annual OMFS Research Day 

The 5th Annual OMFS Research Day will take place December 8th, featuring a talk by Dr. M. Anthony Pogrel, DDS, MD - Professor & Chair, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

University of CA in San Francisco as part of the Dr. Kenneth Bentley Lecture Series in OMFS Read more

Handmade Ornaments by the Class of 2018

The Class of 2018 is selling handmade Holiday ornaments! (1 for 5$ / 3 for 12$) Email or drop off your order at the second floor reception (Ann Gage) by November 18th.


Come Munch and Mingle on Nov. 17th

Did you miss the first 5 à 7?  The good news is the second 5 à 7 social event is scheduled in only two weeks, on Thursday, November 17th.  It will take place in the 5th floor kitchen, room 500-A.  It is meant as an informal event for everyone to mingle with colleagues and friends, so drop in anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. Soft drinks, snacks and wine are provided by the Faculty.  You are also welcome to bring snacks and drinks to share with everyone.


Why are 7 Million Canadians at Greater Risk of Chronic Disease? 

On November 24th McGill Principal Suzanne Fortier and Dean Allison will be hosting a panel of experts discussing the growing body of evidence linking dental diseases to general health conditions and the barriers facing the estimated seven million Canadians who are unable to access dental care. Location: Omni Hotel at 6:15pm/ Open to the public (registration required) RSVP here



Congratulations to Dr. Freitas de Souza, recipient of an RSBO establishment grant!



Meet our Professors


This week, Prof. Richard Hovey. Watch the short
Q & A here



In and Around the Faculty

We had a very special visit in the Faculty last week: colleague
Maria Di Nezza and baby Nathan dropped by to say hello! 


For a wide smile



Nov. 12th
Fundraiser Dinner in Montreal’s Old Port for Nicaragua International Outreach Externship RSVP

Nov. 12th
Tooth Preparation: A New Twist to an Old Story details

Nov. 17th
Faculty 5 à 7 / 2001 McGill, 5th Floor (Room 500-A) / open to all

Nov. 20th
Spaghetti Night Fundraiser for Nicaragua International Outreach Externship

Nov. 21st:
Study club dinner conversation around hot-items in today's dental education. RSVP

Nov. 24th:
Expert panel on access to dental care hosted by the Faculty at Omni Hotel (Free) RSVP here

Nov. 26th
How to Plan Dental Implant Treatments details

Complete 2016-2017 CE program

Dec. 8th:
5th Annual OMFS Research Day RSVP

Dec. 13th:
Save the date.  2016 Staff Holiday Dinner

Feb. 23rd:
Save the date.  McGill Dentistry Outreach Gala 

In the News

The Faculty makes front page news on McGill’s website

Mutsumi Takahashi interviews Alumnus Dr. Rajchgot on benefits of flossing Watch


McGill Wide

McGill Security Services’ Night Route Map outlines the recommended East-West and North-South routes for crossing the Campus after dark. Click here to see the map 


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