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Annual Awards

Learn about the honors that Pierre Fauchard Academy annually awards to its distinguished fellows:

Fauchard Gold Medal Award

The Pierre Fauchard Academy awards the Fauchard Gold Medal annually to a person who has made outstanding contributions to the progress and standing of the dental profession. This award is given to a USA candidate only.

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Elmer S. Best Award

The Elmer S. Best Memorial Award is awarded annually to a member of the dental profession from outside the United States who has made distinguished contributions of international significance to dentistry. This award is given to a non-USA candidate only.

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Dental Trade and Industry Recognition Award

The Dental Trade and Industry Award of Recognition may be presented to honor an outstanding leader in the field for contributions to dentistry. Award given by the Academy once a year anywhere in the world.

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Presidential Award of Excellence

The Presidential Award of Excellence is an award to be selected and presented by the current sitting President at a time and place of the president's choosing. This certificate award may be given to more than one candidate anywhere in the world.

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PFA Senior Student Certificate of Merit

Candidates are chosen by USA and International Dental Schools each year. Non-monetary certificate award only.

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Dr. Richard Adam Kozal Memorial Scholarship Award

Plaque and monetary award currently given each year to the College of Southern Nevada Dental Assistant Program's chosen candidate.

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Outgoing Officer Certificate Awards

A certificate award given each year to all outgoing Officers. Outgoing Presidents also receive a Past Presidents Pin and are listed on the Past Presidents page.

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