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People Morrow, Geraldine
Catalog Number RL509
Object Name Videodisc, Digital
Summary This DVD is volume 38 in a series called Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry, which explores leadership of people who have significantly contributed to dentistry. This is an interview with Geraldine Morrow, who talks about her life and career in dentistry. She is best known as the first woman president of the ADA in 1991. Arriving in Alaska in 1956 she served three years with the Indian Health Service caring for the dental health needs of Alaska's Aleute, Indian and Eskimo population. Dr. Morrow was also the first woman to hold the presidency of the Alaska Dental Society and was its first paid executive director. Continuing her contribution to the professional dentistry, Dr. Morrow served as the first A.D.A. state delegate, council member, council chair and trustee. She ran Delta Dental Corporation of Alaska which managed Alaska's welfare, Medicaid and many other public funded and risk prepaid dental insurance programs and was also Director and Dean of the University of Alaska's Allied Health Sciences School which administered as many as 16 health and dental career courses of study. The interview was conducted in 1997 and republished on DVD around 2004.
Runtime- 1:36:01
Title A Conversation with Geraldine Morrow
Author International College of Dentists
Related Websites CLICK link below to view video:

International College of Dentists: Chronicles of Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry No 38, Dr. Geraldine Morrow-VIEW HERE

International College of Dentists; Leaders in Dentistry
Medical Subject Headings Biography [V01.175]
Biography [V02.170]
Biography [V02.530.150]
Dentistry [E06]  +
Dentistry [H02.163]
Dentists [N02.360.330]  +
History [K01.400]
Societies [N03.540.828]
Societies, Dental [N03.540.828.506]
Alaska [Z01.107.567.875.580.100]
Allied Health Personnel [M01.526.485.067]
Administrative Personnel [M01.526.070]
Education, Dental [I02.358.274]
Health Education, Dental [I02.233.332.374]
Health Education [I02.233.332]
School Dentistry [H02.163.809]
School Dentistry [N02.421.726.809.576]
School Health Services [N02.421.726.809]
Women [M01.975]
Dentists, Women [N02.360.330.310]
American Dental Association [N03.540.828.506.274]
Library of Congress Subject Headings Associations
People associated with health & safety
Published Date 1997
Physical Description A green DVD with yellow writing, the image is of the Earth and the ICD symbol