The New Dentist of the Year award started in 2009 to recognize emerging young leaders in the field of dentistry. Nominations are received from the TDA District Dental Societies and the AGD components all across Texas. All nominees will receive a plaque and special recognition at the Texas Academy Awards Pre-Party.
Nominations and the winner are determined based on dental school involvement, contributions to dentistry, service to the community and a clear vision for the future of dentistry.
The Nominee mustbe a general dentist.
Must be an AGD member for at least two years.
Your component or society may only nominate one dentist.
The nominee must have graduated from dental school within the past seven years; no one who graduated before 2009 is eligible.
Nominees must be able to attend the ceremony at the Lone Star Dental Conference to be considered.
Previous winners are not eligible.
Click here to see the 2016 New Dentist Year Nominees: