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People Whiston, David
Catalog Number RL525
Object Name Videodisc, Digital
Summary This DVD is volume 54 in a series called Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry, which explores leadership of people who have significantly contributed to dentistry. This is an interview with David A. Whiston, who talks about his life and career in dentistry. He is best known as a distinguished Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon in private practice, Dr. Whiston has dedicated his professional career to serving the public culminating in his election as the President of the American Dental Association (ADA) in 1999. Approaching many important issues including Licensure/Accreditation, Legislative/Regulatory advocacy, and quality enhancement made his tenure very productive and rewarding for the dental profession. He was then appointed the ADA's Representative to the American Medical Association following his presidency. He actively serves on many committees and Boards serving Dentistry and is on the Board of Visitors of the National Museum of Dentistry. The interview was conducted sometime in 2001 and republished on DVD in 2004.
Runtime- 56:55
Title A Conversation with David A. Whiston
Author International College of Dentists
Related Websites CLICK link below to view video:

International College of Dentists: Chronicles of Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry No 54, Dr. David A. Whiston-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]
Maxillofacial Abnormalities [C07.650.500]  +
Maxillary Diseases [C05.500.693]  +
Maxillary Diseases [C07.320.660]  +
Museums [K01.400.152.552]
Library of Congress Subject Headings Associations
People associated with health & safety
Medical care
Published Date 2001
Physical Description A green DVD with yellow writing, the image is of the Earth and the ICD symbol