Russell Gilpatrick, D.D.S., Dean of the College of Dental Medicine-Arizona, was named as a winner of the prestigious William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation, and Achievement (Gies Awards) by the American Dental Education Association (ADEA).
Dr. Gilpatrick is one of eight honorees and received the Gies Award for Outstanding Vision - Dental Educator. The Gies Awards will be presented on March 18, 2013, in conjunction with the 2013 American Dental Education Association (ADEA) Annual Session & Exhibition, taking place March 16-19 in Seattle.
The Gies Awards, named after dental education pioneer William J. Gies, Ph.D., honor individuals and organizations exemplifying dedication to the highest standards of vision, innovation, and achievement in dental education, research, and leadership. The Gies Awards are presented by the ADEAGies Foundation, the philanthropic arm of ADEA.