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Wake Smiles Gives Wake County Something Big to Smile About

Spotlight on Dr. David WongFoundation for Endodontics’ & US Endo Partners’ 2021 Domestic Access to Care Grantee For 20 years, Wake Smiles has provided dental healthcare services to the thousands of people living below the poverty line in Wake County, NC.  Dr. David Wong became involved as a volunteer in the clinic. “I felt it…

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Foundation for Endodontics Announces $500,000 Pledge from Endo1 Partners that will Benefit Residents and Academic Leaders

The following press release was sent on behalf of the Foundation for Endodontics to media sources throughout the world. For immediate release: February 24, 2022 For more information:Alyson Whittlesey, Assistant Executive Director for Foundation for Endodontics, 312-872-0468Kim FitzSimmons, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer for AAE, 800-872-3636 CHICAGO – The Foundation for Endodontics, the philanthropic arm of the American Association of…

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2021 Winner’s Circle

Congratulations to the members of the 2021 Winner’s Circle! Leticia Chaves de Souza, DDS, MS, PhD: Spring 2021 Highest-Scoring Faculty Proposal Dr. Souza earned her dental degree from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2004. She has a Master’s degree in Endodontics and a PhD degree in Materials Science, and joined the…

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A Novel Gift From an Endodontic Innovator

Dr. Noah Chivian contributes the Foundation’s first charitable gift annuity For Dr. Noah Chivian of West Orange, NJ, a former Foundation and AAE president, giving to the Foundation for Endodontics is a matter of “making sure endodontics continues to be recognized as an important specialty.”  As a volunteer leader, he was instrumental in establishing the…

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2021 Foundation & U.S. Endo Partners’ Domestic Access to Care Recipients

Meet the endodontists who are recipients of the the first grants for domestic access to care. In 2021, the Foundation for Endodontics launched a new funding opportunity, the Domestic Access to Care program, generously supported by U.S. Endo Partners. The Foundation and U.S. Endo Partners believe every endodontist has the capacity to make a significant…

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