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People Bibby, Basil
Catalog Number RL487
Object Name Videodisc, Digital
Summary This DVD is volume 17 in a series called Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry, which explores leadership of people who have significantly contributed to dentistry. This is an interview with Basil Bibby, who talks about his life and career in dentistry. He is best known for being the first to prove that fluoride's reaction with the enamel surface would prevent caries. He encouraged and trained researchers in dentistry, advanced the profession's knowledge about the role of oral bacteria and the effect of saliva on the ecological balance in the mouth, and pioneered research into the cariogenicity of food. In 1988 Dr. Bibby was awarded the ADA Gold Medal for Excellence in Dental Research. The interview was conducted on June 14, 1989 and republished on DVD around 2004.
Runtime- 1:09:24
Title A Conversation with Basil Bibby
Author International College of Dentists
Related Websites CLICK link below to view video:

International College of Dentists: Chronicles of Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry No 17, Dr. Basil Bibby-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]
Fluoridation [E06.761.382]
Cariogenic Agents [J01.637.051.187]
Cariogenic Agents [D27.720.102.187]
Dental Caries [C07.793.720.210]
Dental Research [H02.163.090]
American Dental Association [N03.540.828.506.274]
Library of Congress Subject Headings Associations
People associated with health & safety
Published Date 06/14/1989
Physical Description A green DVD with yellow writing, the image is of the Earth and the ICD symbol