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People Shaffer, Richard
Catalog Number RL537
Object Name Videodisc, Digital
Summary This DVD is volume 66 in a series called Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry, which explores leadership of people who have significantly contributed to dentistry. This is an interview with Richard G. Shaffer, who talks about his life and career in dentistry. He is best known for having a distinguished Navy Career, serving ashore, afloat and overseas, he was selected and served for 6 years as Chief of the Navy Dental Corps. He was the first Navy Dentist to command a major medical facility, the National Naval Medical Center which included the President’s Hospital at Bethesda, Maryland. Following his Navy career, in 1989 he was selected as the Secretary General of the International College of Dentists and Registrar of the U.S.A. Section. where he served for 10 years. He has continued to serve as chairman of several ICD Committees. The interview was conducted and published on DVD around 2006.
Runtime- 1:01:20
Title A Conversation with Richard G. Shaffer
Author International College of Dentists
Related Websites CLICK link below to view video:

International College of Dentists: Chronicles of Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry No 66, Dr. Richard G. Shaffer-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]
Maryland [Z01.107.567.875.500.500]  +
Military Dentistry [H02.163.592]
Library of Congress Subject Headings Associations
People associated with health & safety
Published Date 2006
Physical Description A green DVD with yellow writing, the image is of the Earth and the ICD symbol