Past President 2017/18, Dr. Belinda Weltman and President 2018/19, Dr. Vivian Chow at VDDS’ Annual General Meeting September 24.

VDDS Celebrates its 110th Year Anniversary in 2018. The first serving President of the Vancouver and District Dental Society in 1909 was Dr. A. Brighouse. Since incorporation as a BC Society in 1955, the below members have served as President.

President Date
Beamish, Ludlow W. 1955-56
Munsie, W.P. 1956-57
Ryan, J.G. 1957-58
 Nacht, Max  1958-59
Wright, Orville F.  1959-60
 Merrell, J.H.  1960-61
Gardner, C.W. 1961-62
Cline, R.E. 1962-63
Lindsay, R.K. 1963-64
Plumb, Basil M. 1964-65
Folkins, John A. 1965-66
Moskovich, I. S. 1966-67
Tully, Ronald C. 1967-68
Mitchell, R.A. 1968-69
 Harrison, James E.G.  1969-70
 Munn, R.E.D. 1970-71
 Marshall, D.G.  1971-72
 Hicks, Robert N.  1972-73
Guenther, H.  1973-74
 Wilkins, G.S.  1974-75
Neuman, Ken A. 1975-76
Panar, Matt 1976-77
Shippam, Arthur F. 1977-78
Vanry, Serge 1978-79
Nikolai, Egon 1979-80
Rondeau, Paul L. 1980-81
Fortescue, Rex E. 1981-82
Trester, Perry H. 1982-83
Rossoff, Larry P. 1983-84
Busse, Lee R. 1984-85
Ross, Arthur L. 1985-86
Zokol, Ronald J. 1986-87
Santoro, John J. 1987-88
Chou, Wayne A. 1988-89
Sawyer, Mel L. 1989-90
Lieblich, Alex A. 1990-91
Lunn, Garry W. 1991-92
Conn, Kerstin E. 1992-93
Halpenny, Myrna 1993-94
Leung, Robert C. 1994-95
Klein, Hank W. 1995-96
Kearney, Peter R. 1996-97
Conn, Douglas W. 1997-98
 Gloag, John N. 1998-99
 Chow, Susan K. 1999-00
 Gill, K. Tony 2000-01
 Van Hove, Henk 2001-02
 Shearon, Andrew 2002-03
Philip, Suzanne 2003-04
Nielsen, Douglas T. 2004-05
Kanani, Nazeem 2005-06
Spurr, Mark G. 2006-07
Wong, Theresa 2007/08
Staschuk, Robert G. 2008/09
Hui, Nelson 2009/10
Bhatha, San 2010/11
Hartloper, Vincent 2011/12
Virji, Ikbal 2012/13
Maru, Joy 2013/14
Rogers, John 2014/15
Chen, Jim X. 2015/16
Gartner, Anita 2016/17
Weltman, Belinda 2017/18