The Oral Health Section of the American Public Health Association (APHA) is now accepting nominations for the 2015 John W. Knutson Distinguished Service Award.
The award acknowledges a dental professional who has a distinguished career in dental public health, leadership in the profession, and significant accomplishments at the local, state, national, or international level. Nominees must be a present or past member of the AHPA who is involved in the dental industry through practice, academia, the military, business, or industry.
To nominate a candidate for the 2015 award, submit their CV or biography along with letter(s) of recommendation to the Oral Health Section Awards Committee. Nominees who were recommended in previous years but did not win may be resubmitted.
Nominations are due by May 2, 2015. Questions and nominations should be sent to:
Scott L. Tomar, DMD, MPH, DrPH
University of Florida College of Dentistry
Dept. of Community Dentistry & Behavioral Science
1329 SW 16th Street, Suite 5180
P.O. Box 103628, Gainesville, FL 32610-3628
Tel: 352-273-5968/Fax: 352-273-5985