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Committees Constitution and By- Laws Scholarship and Canadian Graduate Student Affairs Chairperson and Members Chair-Vice President Dr. Jennifer MacLellan Members: Drs. Ross Anderson, John Wiles, Michal Goralski, Patrick Canonne, Warren Loeppky Chair – Dr. John Wiles Members-Dr. Keith Titley, Dr. Ross Anderson Liaison to Canadian Graduate Students studying in the United States: Drs. Michal Goralski, Terry Farquhar Liaison at the Canadian Pediatric Dental Training programs: Drs. Joy Richman, Brad Klus, Duy-Dat Vu and John Wiles CAPD/ACDP National Annual Conference Committee Annual Conference Whistler LOC 2020 Annual Conference Montreal LOC 2021 CPS Oral Health Section/ CAPD/ACDP Liaison to CPS Chair: Vice President Dr. Jennifer MacLellan Members- Executive Director, Past LOC Chair, Current LOC Chair, Incoming LOC Chair, Scientific Committee Chair, Director of Operations. Chair: Dr. Anita Gärtner Members-Drs. Lisa Coveney Geoffrey Grant, Luc Magne, Diederik Millenaar and Wendy Tang Chair: Dr. Patrick Canonne Members: TBA Dr. Trang Nguyen CDA Committee on Clinical and Scientific Affairs Dr. Anjani Koneru Access to Care Drs. Paul Andrews, Ross Anderson, Geoff Smith and Anil Joshi. CDAC Committee on Hospital Service and Internship Drs. Geoff Smith and Ross Anderson Purpose Review proposed changes to the Constitution, by-laws and Rules and Regulations.  Act, through the student reps at each Canadian Graduate training program as their contacts with the academy. This may involve the dissemination of information to the students, answering any questions from the students, and acting as the students advocate with the academy. Administration and awarding of the Dr. Keith Titley scholarship. Creating the criteria, and implementing the new Dr. Norman Levine undergraduate prize at the Canadian dental Schools.  We are the go to people for the students if they have any questions or concerns  Engage students in the US that might not be aware of the benefits of CAPD/ACDP membership and of being part of the Canadian pediatric dental community. To propose future meeting cities to the Executive Council, suggest candidates to Chair the Local Organizing Committee, review the LOC guidelines from time to time and ensure that recommendations from previous meetings are documented. To coordinate the venues, educational program, local activities, entertainment and schedule for the Annual Meeting in consultation with the Executive Director, with the assistance of the Director of Operations, Executive Secretary and Chair of the Scientific Committee. The Oral Health Section advocates for and promotes optimal oral health for infants, children and adolescents, including children and youth with special health care needs. This section also provides expertise and guidelines for children and youth with special health care needs through a number of programs including the provision of a forum for discussion of important child and youth dental health issues between the CPS and the CAPD/ACDP Committee of the CDA that examines topics and comes up with knowledge based position statements and guidelines that are recommended to the CDA Board for approval. Ad Hoc Committee of the CDA with a mandate to look at access to care for seniors, notably in LTC and in access to care for infants, notably the age one visit. This is resulting in the campaign to both dentists and the public on the “First Tooth, First Visit – a time to celebrate”. Reviews all of the accredited hospital dental services and internships (dental residencies in Canada) to insure that standards that are reflective of quality service and education are met in accordance with CDAC.