Ronald A. Bell Mentor of the Year Award


2021 Dr. Ronald A. Bell Mentor of the Year Award 


Purpose: This award recognizes someone who has been instrumental in mentoring pediatric dentistry residents and new pediatric dentists.  The award was renamed in 2014 to honor and remember Dr. Ronald A. Bell.  

Award: A $2,500 donation will be made by the FCOD to the pediatric dentistry program of the recipients choice.  This annual award will be presented at the COD annual meeting.  

Criteria: The nominee must be or have been a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, possess attributes critical to being a mentor, have a history of supporting pediatric dentists in their careers in professional and personal levels, led other pediatric dentists by example to be a leader in our profession.

Nomination: The person submitting this form must be a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. 

Due Date: Nominations must be submitted or postmarked by
April 24th of each year prior to the annual meeting. The FCOD executive committee will correspond and choose the recipient prior to the annual meeting.

Questions?  
Submit your questions via email to Dr. Mary Hayes  maryhayes737@gmail.com

In the space below, explain why you feel this person is the best candidate for the Dr. Ronald A. Bell Mentor Award. You may attach additional pages, photos, curriculum vitae or anything else that is relevant to this nomination.