The Canadian Academy of Endodontics held its 52nd Annual General Meeting in Winnipeg, Manitoba from September 14-17, 2016. A new slate of officers was elected and Dr. Simona Pesun was installed as President.
Dr. Simona Pesun completed her dental education at the University of Manitoba in 1997. After practicing general dentistry for three years, she went on to graduate school at the University of Minnesota. She graduated with a Masters of Science and a Certificate of Endodontics.
Since then, she has been in private practice in Winnipeg with a group of endodontists with a strong commitment to the CAE. This group includes past presidents Marshall Peikoff, Wayne Acheson, and Howie Fogel. She is also a part time instructor at the University of Manitoba College of Dentistry, Division of Endodontics. Dr. Pesun has been a member of the CAE since 2002 and has served on the executive for three years.
Dr. Pesun is a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics. In her spare time, she enjoys the outdoors with her husband and two sons.
New Executive Officers:
Dr. Natanya Padachey: President Elect
Dr. Maneesh Sharma: Treasurer
Dr. Shayne D. Lipton: Constitution and By-Laws
Dr. Howard M. Fogel: Past President
Dr. Ian D. Watson: Executive Director
Read more from the November 2016 Communique.