BOSTON, MA—January 2018
The Armen Nalband Award recognizes Yankee Dental Congress volunteers who devote a significant amount of time to the Yankee Dental Congress with minimal formal recognition. These volunteers must have played an active role in the Yankee Dental Congress for at least five years. Volunteers must not have served in a position higher than Core Committee Chair.
The 2018 Armen Nalband Award was given to Dr. Geraldine C. Garcia-Rogers. Congratulations Dr. Garcia-Rogers!
"Chair of the Dental Practice Committee and a member of the Massachusetts Dental Society since 1997, Dr. Geraldine “Gigi” Garcia- Rogers has been an active Yankee volunteer for many years. She has chaired several committees, including General Arrangements, Hospitality, Registration, and Dental Practice. In addition, she has served as a member of the Yankee Oversight Committee as well as a past MDS guest board member. Dr. Garcia-Rogers is a fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy and the International College of Dentists as well as a diplomat of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. A Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and University of Michigan School of Dentistry graduate, Dr. Garcia-Rogers is a partner and pediatric dentist in Winchester, MA." - As noted by the ADA and Yankee Dental Congress