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Name Rowell, A. Gordon
Othernames Alfred Gordon Rowell
Places of residence Sydney, Australia
Education University of Sydney
Northwestern University, 1936
Occupation Military Dentistry
Dental Journalism
Prosthodontics
Titles & honors President, Australian Dental Association, 1954
Founder, Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons, 1965
Director of Dental Services, Army Headquarters, Department of Defense of Australia
Chairman of Dental Services, Department of Defense, Australia
Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, 1970
Chairman, Australian Dental Journal Community, 1972-1974
Vice-President, International College of Dentists, 1975
President, International College of Dentists, 1977
Colonel Commandant, Royal Australian Army Dental Corps., 1977
Officer of the Order of Australia, 1978
Publications Rowell, A. Gordon. "The organization of the dental profession in Australia." Australian Dental Journal, v8 n1 (February 1963): 7-13.
Rowell, A. Gordon. "Australian Dental Association." Australian Dental Journal, v6 n1 (February 1961): 57-58.
Role Dentist
Related Websites Chronicles of Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry
Gordon Rowell Biography Entry

Associated Records

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Rowell, A. Gordon - RL486

This DVD is volume 16 in a series called Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry, which explores leadership of people who have significantly contributed to dentistry. This is an interview with A. Gordon Rowell, who talks about his life and career in dentistry. He is best known for his long and distinguished active military career, he was appointed Director of Dental Services Army Headquarters and Chairman of Dental Services of the Department of Defense in Australia. He was active in dental journalism and as a teacher, author, and research worker, he made many contributions to the field of prosthodontics and dentistry generally both at home and abroad. The interview was conducted on October 5, 1988

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Barmes, David
Brown Jr., William E.
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Sinkford, Jeanne
Rowell, A. Gordon - RL540

Rupp, Nelson Barmes, David Brown Jr., William E. Shepard, Earl Sinkford, Jeanne Rowell, A. Gordon - RL540

This DVD is a volume Potpourri III in a series called Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry, which explores leadership of people who have significantly contributed to dentistry. This focuses on several individuals and highlights from their interviews. Individuals include Rupp, Barmes, Brown, Shepard, SInkford and Rowell. Most interviews were conducted from 1984-2006 and published around 1998, republished on DVD in 2006. Runtime- 31:39