American Dental Education Association Appoints New Leader

IMAGE BY UConnHealth/Janine Gelineau.

R. Lamont “Monty” MacNeil, DDS, MDentSc, dean of the University of Connecticut (UConn) School of Dental Medicine, has begun a one-year term as chair-elect of the American Dental Education Association’s (ADEA) Board of Directors, according to UConn Today.

MacNeil was appointed to the board at ADEA’s Annual Session and Exhibition in Long Beach, California, in March. His one-year term as board chair starts in March 2018.

“Dr. MacNeil is precisely the kind of thoughtful, collaborative leader we need to stay ahead of continuous change in health care and higher education,” Richard W. Valachovic, DMD, MPH, ADEA president and CEO told UConn Today. “His strategic vision and ability to bring people together will serve our association well, especially as we work to ensure oral health is at the forefront of overall health in North America.”

MacNeil has served on the ADEA board of directors since March 2015.

Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Oral Health America Announces 28th Annual Gala & Benefit at the New Marriott Marquis Chicago

Chicago Non-profit Fundraiser Supports Programming and Offers Premier Networking Ahead of...

New clinic gives dental patients immediate access to nurse practitioner managed care

LOUISVILLE, KY. – Breaking down barriers to care while offering better...

New Survey: Mouth Guard Usage in Many Sports Lacking for 4 in 10 U.S. Kids

Delta Dental survey finds high-impact sports have alarmingly low percentage of...

SmileConnect and America’s ToothFairy Announce Collaboration 

Building on a shared vision to improve children’s oral health, a...

LANAP and LAPIP Protocols: Laser Gum Disease Protocols

Over 50% of US adults have gum disease.  Offer your patients...

IRIS HD USB 3.0 Intraoral Camera

Experience the Clarity in High Definition The new IRIS HD USB...

A New Adhesive/Primer Ideal for Indirect Restorations

At BISCO, adhesion is our passion. BISCO prides itself on developing...

KDZ Bruxer® Aesthetic

Bring the strength of full-contour zirconia into the facial zone with...