The William J. Gies Awards for Vision,
Innovation and Achievement (The Gies Awards) are the preeminent recognition of
exceptional contributions to and in support of oral health and dental
The 2017 honorees exemplify the highest
standards of vision, innovation and achievement, and were selected from a
record number of nominations this year. The 2017 Gies Awards recipients are (in
Colorado Dental Association
Gies Award for Vision – Public or Private
Eastman Institute for Oral Health
Gies Award for Achievement – Academic
Allan J. Formicola, D.D.S., M.S.
Gies Award for Vision – Dental Educator
N. Karl Haden, Ph.D.
Gies Award for Achievement – Public or
Jordan Valley Community Health Center
Gies Award for Innovation – Public or
Pacific Center for Special Care at
University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry
Gies Award for Innovation – Academic
George K. Stookey, Ph.D., M.S.
Gies Award for Innovation – Dental
University of Washington School of
Dentistry – RIDE Program
Gies Award for Vision – Academic Dental
Pamela Zarkowski, J.D., M.P.H.
Gies Award for Achievement – Dental
For more information on The Gies Awards,
Published on November 9, 2016.