Member Awards

The Gerard A. Devlin Award

The Gerard A. Devlin Award is presented to a candidate who demonstrates at least one of the following criteria:

1. Significant service or contribution to MASO beyond his/his membership or other official capacity,

2. Significant contribution to the orthodontic or dental health of children or adults,

3. Notable study in research that adds to current knowledge and etiology,

4. Significant contribution to other areas of dentistry or science.

Candidates are submitted for final approval to the MASO Board of Directors during the spring board meeting each year.  The Devlin Award is presented during the Annual Session.


Devlin Award Winners

Dr. Natalie Parisi

2016 - Dr. Natalie Parisi
2015 - Dr. Dr. George “Rusty” Bullock
2014 - Dr. Henry DiLorenzo
2013 - Dr. Robert T. Scott*
2012 - Dr. Robert Seebold
2011 - Dr. Mario Polo
2010 - Dr. James I. Heslop
2009 - Dr. Robert Williams
2008 - Dr. George Scott
2007 - Dr. Jaime DeJesus-Vinas
2006 - Dr. Nahid Maleki
2005 – Dr. Frank W. Krause
2004 – Dr. Robert James Bray
2003 – Dr. David Paolini
2002 – Dr. Richard Albright
2001 – Dr. Carroll Andres
2000 – Dr. David Solomon
1999 – Dr. Harry Galblum
1998 – Dr. Frederick G. Preis
1997 – Dr. James A. Bond
1996 – Dr. Luis A. Toro, Sr.
1995 – Dr. Joseph Seipp
1994 – Dr. Gaetan Lavalla
1993 – Dr. Francis Hynes
1992 – Dr. Harold Eskew *
1992 – Dr. Ronald B. Gross
1991 – Dr. Charles S. Tjersland
1990 – Dr. Richard W. Mullen
1989 – Dr. Jaime deJesus, Sr. *
1988 – Dr. Kyrle Preis *
1988 – Dr. Charles S. Jones
1987 – Dr. Joseph M. LeMense, Jr.
1986 – Dr. H. Curtis Hester *
1985 – Dr. Thomas F. Powers *
1984 – Dr. James P. Kerrigan
1983 – Dr. Vincent A. Callery
1982 - Dr. Ashur Chavoor
1982 – Dr. David H. Alterman *
1981 – Dr. John T. Ziegler
1980 – Dr. Jerome S. Cullen *
1979 – Dr. Robert B. Hedges *
1978 – Dr. Milton B. Asbell
1977 – Dr. Paul V. Reid
1976 – Dr.William Giblin
1975 – Dr. Solomon J. Kessler
1974 – Dr. Stephen C. Hopkins, Sr. *
1973 – Dr. George M. Anderson *
1972 – Dr. B. Edwin Erickson *

* deceased


The William S. Kress Research Award

The Williams S.  Kress Research Award is awarded to the most outstanding Research Thesis by a graduate resident within MASO's geographical area.  The Award will be presented at the MASO Annual Session. The recipient will receive a check for $1000, an Award plaque, complimentary registration to the Annual Session, three nights accommodation at the hotel, and 30-day advanced coach airfare.

Award Recipients

Kasten Photo

2017 - DR. SARA KASTEN

2016 - Dr. Brian Zebrick
2015 - Dr. Bryan F. Foley
2014 - Dr. Martin James Braud
2013 - Dr. Alicia Stoutland
2012 - Dr. Bruce Tasios
2011 - Not Awarded
2010 - Dr. Shalin R. Shah
2009 - Dr. Sennay Stefanos
2008 - Dr. Jason Shoe
2007 - Dr. Thomas Hao
2006 - Dr. John Bailey

MASO Lifetime Achievement Award

This award is given to a MASO member who, in the opinion of the MASO Board of Directors has made significant contributions to his or her community of patients, has served with distinction as a member of the American Association of Orthodontists at the national, constituent and/or component level, has personally contributed to the betterment of the specialty of orthodontics, has taught in a graduate or undergraduate orthodontic program during his or her professional career and/or has been associated with orthodontic research or has been an orthodontic staff member or consultant on a hospital staff.MASO Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients

Dr. Larry Harte

2016 - Dr. Larry Harte2015 - Dr. Robert Lee Vanarsdall, Jr.
2014 - Not Awarded
2013 - Dr. Charles Tjersland
2012 - Dr. David Paolini
2011 - Not Awarded
2010 - Dr. Frank W. Krause
2009 - Dr. Frederick Preis
2008 - Not Awarded
2007 - Dr. Ashur Chavoor
2006 - Dr. David M. Solomon
2005 – Dr. Ronald B. Gross
2004 – Dr. Jamie DeJesus Sr.*

* deceased

 

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