At the 80th Annual Meeting of the Pacific Coast Society for Prosthodontics meeting at the Montage Resort in Deer Valley, Utah, President Dr. Jacinthe Paquette honored Dr. David Eggleston with the Fred Gulick Distinguished Life Member Award. Dr. Eggleston has contributed to the Specialty of Prosthodontics and the prosthodontic community at numerous levels.
Dr. Eggleston is a private practitioner in Newport Beach, California. He is currently a member of the Board of Councilors at the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, and serves as President of the Academy of Prosthodontics Foundation.
He has lead numerous esteemed and prestigious dental organizations. His previous positions include: President of the American Board of Prosthodontics, President of the American College of Prosthodontists, President of the Academy of Prosthodontics, President of the Pacific Coast Society for Prosthodontics, President of the ACP Education Foundation, Chair of the California Dental Association Council on Dental Research and Developments, Section Editor for the Journal of Prosthodontics, member of the ADA Council on Dental Research, Chair of the American College of Prosthodontists Peer Review Committee, Chair of the Dentistry Associates Board of Directors at the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, a consultant for the ADA Council on Scientific Affairs, and member of the Board of Directors for the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics.
He also holds numerous Honorary Fellowships including the American College of Dentists, the Academy of Dentistry International, the Pierre Fauchard Academy, the International College of Prosthodontists, the International College of Dentists, and the OKU and ATE Honorary Dental Fraternities.
Dr. Eggleston is a recipient of the American College of Prosthodontists Distinguished Service Award, the American College of Prosthodontists Dan Gordon Memorial Award, the American College of Prosthodontists 2013 Private Practice Award, and the Hoag Hospital Vin Jorgensen Award.
Congratulations to you, Dr. Eggleston, in your recognition for the many ways in which you have contributed toward the Specialty of Prosthodontics and patients at large.