***Announcements***

2014 “Buddy Boris” Award Recipient: Dr. Blayne J. Gumm

2015 Board Certified Members:


Ruba Abunijem, BDS
Soha H. Albeirouti, BDS
Weam A. Alfouzan, DDS
Laila M. Al-Rasheed, BDM
Nour Alshawaf, BDM
Haneen J. Alyaseen, BDM
Hugo R. Asurza, DDS
Dalia M. Bafarat, BDS
Matthew W. Banks, DMD
Christopher G. Bowen, DMD
Richard S. Carlile, DDS
Andrew W. Comerci, DDS
Jennifer O. Connor, DDS
Paul J. Crites, DDS
Kevin D. Dalling, DDS
Nickoli Dubyk, DMD
Farid Hamidzadeh, DMD
Zahra F Idriss, BDS
Hussein Irhama, DDS
John D. King, DMD
Brian J. Kirkwood, DDS
Joanna S. McPherson, DDS
Benjamin R. Methvin, DMD
Phillip W. Neal, DMD
Jonathan B. Negron, DMD
Matthew J. Nielsen, DDS
Ross K. Oates, DMD
Travis L. Ochsner, DDS
Niels Oestervemb, DDS
Benjamin D. Owen, DMD
James J. Renda, DMD
Anita M. Shade, DDS
Casey M. Slack, DDS
Karen M. Stokes, DDS
Faiza Talybova,  DDS
Melissa F. Tucker, DDS
Jon P. Vandewalker, DDS
Bryan M. Wilson, DDS
Harold S. Zald, DDS



2015 Board Eligible Members:


Ibraheem Abourezq, BDS
Maryam M. Alassaf, BDS
Hanadi M Alenezi, BDM
Mohammad Al-Hajji, DDS
Yousif F. Ali, DDS
Awdah A. Althunayyan, BDS
Yousuf Y. Alturkait, DDS
Michael M. Armstrong DMD
Daniel T. Barcomb, DDS
Luis M. Bermudez-Rodriguez, DDS
Katherine L. Cheng, DDS
Cynthia V. Feleppa, DDS
Benjamin J. Gantt, DMD
Martin F. Giacobbi, DDS
Don A. Goldsmith, DDS, MAGD
Sewhan Kim, DDS
William R. Kisker, DMD
Meshael Mairza, DDS
Thao N. Nguyen, DDS
Jorge E. Valdes, DDS
Jaylon L. Waite, DDS



American Board of General Dentistry 2016 Testing Information

Exam Type
Location
Exam Date
2016
Application Deadline
Written Exam
Military Facility or Tampa
April 8
February 8
Oral Exam
Tampa
May 19- 22
February 1
Written Exam
Written Exam
AGD Meeting: Boston, MA
Military Facility
July 15
May 16



***News***


• NEW 2014-2016 Study Guide - Order yours now


• NEW 2015 Outcome Assessment Test

The test question format has been modified to reflect clinical situations in the various disciplines. This will help program directors better assess a resident’s clinical understanding of didactic knowledge.




***Upcoming ABGD Events***

ABGD Events held at the Sheraton/Tampa Airport/Westshore, Tampa, FL
May 19 - 22, 2016 ABGD Oral Examinations

Thursday, May 19
7am-5pm

~ Block 1 (A & B candidates)
Case Treatment Planning & Rationale
(1 hour case review followed by a 45 minute examination)

Friday, May 20
8am-6:30pm
Discipline-Specific Oral Examination
(administered in 8 testing sessions during a 4 hour period)
Friday, May 20
7am-5pm

~ Block 2 (C & D candidates)
Case Treatment Planning & Rationale
(1 hour case review followed by a 45 minute examination)

Saturday, May 21
8am-6:30pm
Discipline-Specific Oral Examination
(administered in 8 testing sessions during a 4 hour period)

Saturday, May 21
7am-5pm

~ Block 3 (E & F candidates)
Case Treatment Planning & Rationale
(1 hour case review followed by a 45 minute examination)

Sunday, May 22
8am-6:30pm

Discipline-Specific Oral Examination
(administered in 8 testing sessions during a 4 hour period)



ABGD Events held at Residency Programs – Conducted throughout the U.S.

May-September Outcomes Assessment



ABGD Written Exam 2016


Friday, April 8 Military Facility or ABGD Testing Site-Tampa, FL
Friday, July 15 Military Facility or AGD Meeting-Boston, MA