Campaign News and Stories
Follow the progress of the Dental Clinic Renewal Campaign through these exciting stories.
|Wade Abbott gives back to dentistry
With a desire to help people, Wade Abbott (DDS,’05) knew he was in the right place when he began Dal’s Dentistry program over 16 years ago. To this day, his motivation to make an impact fuels both his professional and personal life.
|Building a future for dental surgery students
Inspired by David Precious’s (DDS’69, MSc’72) example, Reginald Goodday (BComm’71, DDS’79, MSc’88) and his colleagues from the University OMF Surgery Associates are ensuring that dental students will be able to train in state-of-the-art surgical operatories with their collective gift of over $200,000 to the Dental Clinic Renewal campaign.
|A passionate philanthropist
Sura Hadad (DDS’03, BSc’98) has fond memories of her time as a student in Dal’s dentistry program and is grateful for the opportunities it gave her. She believes in paying it forward and has made a gift of $25,000 to the Dental Clinic Renewal project.
|More clinics and more care for immigrants and refugees
The Faculty of Dentistry’s Immigrant Oral Health Outreach Clinic received $250,000 from Green Shield Canada (GSC) this week to expand its range of oral health care services and increase the number of clinics it holds.
|Unveiling the future of dental care
Donors and Dal community members got a sneak peek at what the renovated Dalhousie Dental Clinic will look like when work is complete in January 2018 — changes that will make a big difference in dental education, patient care and community impact.
|Dal 200 planning profile: Faculty of Dentistry
Toward 200: Dal’s Faculty of Dentistry will celebrate the opening of its revitalized clinic in 2018 along with a “superzied” Homecoming Weekend and other activities.