Activities of the Fundation or recognized by the Fundation
The Fundation is pleased to participate or organise many activities and also to highlight the pro bono initiatives of members of the association. To find out how you too can give some of your time, click here.
CONVOCATION LUNCH FOR THE 2018 GRADUATES OF UNIVERSITY MCGILL FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
During the “Convocation Champagne Luncheon” of May 29 2018, the Fondation de l’Ordre des dentistes du Québec gave the “Prix de la Fondation” to Dr. Krystal Major, graduate from McGill University’s dental program. She was given this award because she has shown strong implication in community dental activities during her studies.
On the picture: From left to right, Dr Pierre Tessier, president of the FODQ, Dr. Krystal Major, recipient of the award, Dr Sylvie Forrest, vice-president of the FODQ.
2018 AWARDS EVENING AT THE UNIVERSITY LAVAL UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
On April 25 2018, The Fondation de l’Ordre des dentistes du Québec, in collaboration with Henry Schein, was pleased to give the award for community engagement to Dr. Timothée Laloux.
This prize was given to the student who has shown strong community engagement to improve access to dental care for the most vulnerable people.
In the picture: From left to right, Dr Aimée Dawson, teacher in community health, Me Isabelle Maheu, director of the Fondation de l’Ordre des dentistes du Québec, Dr. Timothée Laloux, recipient, Mrs Marie-Ève Leclerc from Henry Schein and Dr Cathia Bergeron, Dean of University Laval Faculty of Dentistry.
DRAW DURING THE EVENT AT THE JDIQ 2018
Congratulations to Bruno Gascon, winner of the draw of the FODQ!
In the picture: Pierre Tessier president of the FODQ, Bruno Gascon, Saloua Benkouya of the RBC, Christian Marsolais of Henry Schein, sponsors of the 2018 Event.
Thank you to all the generous participants!
20 ans, 20 artistes - CALL FOR VISUAL AND CREATIVE ARTISTS
CALL FOR VISUAL AND CREATIVE ARTISTS:
The Fondation de l’Ordre des dentistes du Québec is calling on all DENTISTS AND FUTURE DENTISTS that are also visual and creative artists.
Whether you paint, draw, sculpt or make other creations like jewellery and accessories, we want your finest work!
In conjunction with the Foundation’s 20th anniversary, 20 artists will be selected to exhibit their work during the Journées dentaires internationales du Québec, to be held on May 30 and 31, 2016.
The deadline for applications is April 15, 2016.
The Foundation is counting on lots of artists to take part. JOIN IN THE CELEBRATIONS!
McGill University 2015 White Coat Ceremony
On September 16, 2015, the Fondation de l’Ordre des dentistes du Québec presented a check of $17,000 to McGill University at the 2015 White Coat Ceremony to support their dental health geriatric dental care project.
From left to right:
Dre Sylvie Forrest, vice-president of the Fundation
Dr Paul Allison, Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry at McGill University
Dre Claire Deschamps, board member of the Fundation
André Chartrand, treasurer of the Fundation
It’s all happening in Mauricie
On May 9, the Maxillo-Mauricie Clinic and the dental hygiene clinic at the Cégep in Trois-Rivières held a day of free consultations and dental cleaning for underprivileged people. Congratulations to all volunteers and donors who contributed to the success of this event.
Thanks to all our volunteers!
Present in the photo:
Marie-Andrée Sauvageau, denturologiste, Dr Max Miller, Dr Michel Laroche, Dr Olivier Handfield, Dre Anne-E Beaudoin, Dre Annie Quesnel, Dre Doris Marchand, Dre Isabelle Genest, Dre Sylvie Beauclair, Charlène Milot, denturologiste, Dr François Thibeault, Dre Isabelle Veilleux, France Demontigny, Thérèse Toupin, Caroline Darche H.D., Jacqueline Toutant H.D., Karine Giroux H.D., Céline Hébert H.D., Jessica Ropert H.D., Véronique Boutet H.D., Kim Girouard H.D., Mariève Bazinet H.D., Mélissa Guénard H.D., Stéphanie Lapointe H.D., Sylvie Robichaud H.D., Vicky Maes H.D., Josée Bournival H.D., Josée Linteau H.D., Jolyanne Sévigny H.D., Audrey Touchette H.D., Pénélope Côté, Sabrina Daigle, Érika Hinse, Laurence Raymond-Rioux, Fanny Gagnon, Simon-Raphaël Gagnon, Patricia Grenier, Alexandra Racine, Catherine Sirois, Nahomie Séraphin
Present on the day, but absent from the photo:
Dr David Lachance, Dr Marc Blais, Nicole Gauthier, Hélène Hébert H.D., Lynda Gagnon H.D., Chantal Coutu H.D., Claire Charrette H.D., Gabrielle Trahan, Joanie De Carufel-Dupont, Myriam Mailhot-Baril, Maude Leblanc, Anne Thibodeau, Mariane Fournier, Marylène Théroux