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Wong becomes AAMP full fellow

Published: December 2nd, 2009

Category: Honors, Awards & Appointments, News, Restorative Dental Sciences

Fong Wong, B.S.D., D.D.S., C.A.G.S., M.S.D.

Fong Wong, B.S.D., D.D.S., C.A.G.S., M.S.D.

Congratulations to Fong Wong, B.S.D., D.D.S., C.A.G.S., M.S.D., who was elevated to Full Fellow status of the American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics (AAMP) during their annual meeting in San Diego, Ca., in November.

Wong joined the University of Florida College of Dentistry in 2004 and is an assistant professor in the Department of Prosthodontics. She earned her bachelor of science degree in Pharmacology and her doctorate of dental surgery at the University of Alberta in Edmonton. She earned her certification in advanced graduate study in prosthodontics, her master of science in dentistry from Boston University’s Goldman School of Dental Medicine, and her fellowship in Maxillofacial Prosthetics from the University of Chicago Hospitals.

The AAMP is an association of prosthodontists engaged in the art and science of maxillofacial prosthetics. Their mission is accumulating and disseminating knowledge and experience; and promoting and maintaining research programs involving methods, techniques and devices used in maxillofacial prosthetics. The academy is devoted to the study and practice of methods used to habilitate esthetics and function of patients with acquired, congenital and developmental defects of the head and neck; and of methods used to maintain the oral health of patients exposed to cancer-cidal doses of radiation or cytotoxic drugs. For more information: www.maxillofacialprosth.org