Awards of Excellence Nominations

The ODA’s Executive Committee is seeking nominations for the association’s 2017 Awards of Excellence program.

The ODA’s Awards of Excellence program recognizes persons who offer distinguished service to dentistry and improve oral health care by offering treatment, outreach or education.

The ODA Awards of Excellence includes the following five award categories:

  • Distinguished Dentist Award
  • Achievement Award
  • Marvin Fisk Humanitarian Award
  • N. Wayne Hiatt Rising Star Award
  • Access to Dental Care Program Award

Nomination Guidelines

Nomination Information

To submit an Awards of Excellence nomination for the Distinguished Dentist Award, Achievement Award, Marvin Fisk Humanitarian Award and N. Wayne Hiatt Rising Star Award categories, please submit:

  • Nominee’s curriculum vitae
  • Brief supporting essay
  • Awards of Excellence Entry Form  Word File / PDF File

To submit an Awards of Excellence nomination for the Access to Dental Care Program Award category, please submit:

  • A description of the access to dental care program
  • Awards of Excellence Entry Form  Word File / PDF File

The deadline to submit all nominations is April 28, 2017.

Please submit nominations to:

  • Mail: Ohio Dental Association, Attention: David Owsiany, Executive Director, 1370 Dublin Road, Columbus, OH 43215
  • Fax: (614) 486-0381
  • Email: david@oda.org

Respective ODA committees and councils will review award nominations and will select the 2017 award winners. The award winners will be announced in May 2017, except for the Access to Dental Care Program Award winner, which will be announced in July 2017. The ODA will present the awards during the ODA's 151st Annual Session in September 2017 in Columbus, Ohio.

Questions

For further information, please contact Michelle Blackman.