Dr. W. Mark Donald installed as president of AGD

CHICAGO, Ill., USA: W. Mark Donald, DMD, MAGD, of Louisville, Miss., was installed as the president of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) during AGD 2015, the academy’s annual meeting, which took place June 18 to 21 in San Francisco. “This year, I hope to share my passion as an advocate for the AGD and for the profession of general dentistry with not only our members and colleagues, but with the general public,” Donald said.

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Zimmer completes combination with Biomet

WARSAW, Ind., USA: Zimmer Holdings (NYSE and SIX: ZMH) has announced that, following the receipt of U.S. Federal Trade Commission clearance, Zimmer has completed the acquisition of Biomet in a cash and equity transaction currently valued at approximately $14.0 billion. In connection with the combination, Zimmer has changed its corporate name to Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc.

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Dr. W. Mark Donald installed as president AGD

CHICAGO, Ill., USA: W. Mark Donald, DMD, MAGD, of Louisville, Miss., was installed as the president of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) during AGD 2015, the academy’s annual meeting, which took place June 18 to 21 in San Francisco. “This year, I hope to share my passion as an advocate for the AGD and for the profession of general dentistry with not only our members and colleagues, but with the general public,” Donald said.

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Henry Schein named Corporation of the Year by Hispanic healthcare executives

MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Henry Schein Inc. has been selected as the Corporation of the Year by the Association of Hispanic Healthcare Executives (AHHE), a national voluntary tax-exempt organization that fosters programs and policies to increase the presence of Hispanic health care executives. The company was recognized for its commitment to help increase diversity and cultural competency in the health care professions.

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Toronto: A global approach to excellence for AACD 2016

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Next year, AACD 2016 is jumping the border — to Toronto. Already coming together, the lineup of progressive, innovative educational programming being planned for AACD 2016 promises to make attendees feel light years ahead in their profession. AACD has a reputation for always trying to outdo itself to bring members and attendees the best in cosmetic dentistry education.

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