The 9th annual conference of the Society for Color and Appearance in Dentistry (SCAD) was held at Duke Hotel in Newport Beach, CA on October 12-14, 2017. This meeting featured high-quality, evidence-based information on color-related issues in dentistry presented by many of the leaders in this field, including:
Pascal Magne & Michel Magne • Edward A. McLaren & Nathaniel Lawson • Victor Clavijo & Murilo Calgaro • Sasha Hein• Irena Sailer • Vincent Fehmer • Anja Zembic • Federico Ferraris • Iñaki Gamborena • Joe C. Ontiveros • Corky Willhite • Robert Gerlach • Peter Pizzi • Vanik Kaufmann-Jinoian • Rodrigo Rocha Maia • Christopher Orr • Cherilyn Sheets • Stephen Westland
Our poster session was an additional valuable source of evidence-based information. We announced the 2017 recipients of SCAD VITA Award for Excellence in Research Related to Color and Appearance in Esthetic Dentistry, and 2017 recipients of Larsen-Chu Award for Excellence in Dental Technology.
Newton Fahl, Jr., DDS, MS