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Lee County Animal Services, Florida

Lee County Domestic Animal Services Shelter with special thanks to the Make Me Smile Project hosted a training for their veterinarians and veterinary technicians December 16 and 17, 2021 on dental procedures and use of dental x-ray equipment. This training has been over four years in the making and is thanks to the Make Me Smile program from the Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry (https://veterinarydentistry.org/about).

Thank You Dr. Michael Overend

Dr. Michael Overend steps down as Outreach Committee member having served for several years, authoring and stewarding many Initiatives

Overend

Identification of Targetable Activating Mutations in Canine Acanthomatous Ameloblastoma. Principal Investigator: Santiago Peralta, DVM, DAVDC

The Foundation is pleased to announce a new publication by Dr. Peralta et al regarding the genetic mutations of canine acanthomatous ameloblastoma in dogs.  Funding of grants from the Foundation provide opportunities for new discoveries in veterinary dentistry and information that may have future benefits for pets and people.

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Foundation Podcast-Dr. Richard Meadows

Meadows

Listen to the latest Journal of Veterinary Dentistry podcast.

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Dental Scholarships Awarded

Dr. Dick and Jeannie Reierson
Award Veterinary Dental Scholarships

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Service Dogs are all Smiles!

Non-profit Canine Companions for Independence Receives Equipment Donation from Dentalaire and Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry, Make Me Smile Committee

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Dr. Phil Lin, Canine Companions Veterinarian, Daniel Strange, Dentalaire Equipment Technician,

2020 FVD President's Award Winner

Ron Anderson, President Dentalaire
Recipient of the 2020 FVD President’s Award

 

Ron Anderson

FVD and AVD re-open Grant Applications

The Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry (FVD) is seeking applicants for TWO $10,000 (Ten Thousand US dollars) research grants that have been funded by the FVD and Academy of Veterinary Dentistry (AVD). These grants will be awarded at the 1st Annual Diplomate-Only Summer Meeting in Jackson Hole, WY, February 25-27, 2021. Research proposals on any topic relevant to veterinary dentistry and oral (and maxillofacial) surgery are welcome, using the following format and schedule:

International VDEO 2019-2020

INTERNATIONAL VETERINARY DENTAL EDUCATION ONLINE REPORT FOR 2019 – 20


Once again all 7 Australian Vet Schools enrolled volunteers in this program and for the first time a group of 46 participated from Massey University IN New Zealand

A total of 287 enrolled for the program which had 24/7 access from February until May.

Ultimately 90% of the participants completed the program.

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University of Illinois VDEO Report

Veterinary Dentistry Education Online (VDEO) 2019-2020