First and foremost, very heartfelt thanks to Dr. Lawrence Vanzella and Dr. Margaret Webb, our mentors, for their unrelenting support and precious advice.

Dr Vanzella - photo
Dr Webb - photo 2

And, here are the members of the Groupe d’étude R. V. Tucker de Montréal, who have strived to make this Meeting a success.

(in alphabetical order)

Chantal Aubry, D.M.D.

Dr Aubry obtained her Docteur en Médecine Dentaire title in 1992 from the Université de Montréal. She has been a demonstrator there for the last 20 years and has her own general practice in downtown Montreal. Dr Aubry kindly organized the magnificent pastry course, presented our Meeting in Ashville and Hawaii and contributed to many […]

Gabriel Baril, D.M.D.

Dr Baril graduated in dentistry in 2003 from Université Laval in the city of Québec. He practices in Sainte-Hyacinthe, 45 minutes away from Montreal. He is also a demonstrator at the Université de Montréal. Dr Baril contributed, amongst other things, to the registration’s financial technicalities and to the promotional materiel for the Meeting.

Jean-Pierre Bedirian, D.D.S.

Dr Bedirian obtained his Doctor in Dental Surgery degree from McGill University in 1994. He holds a private practice in Pierrefonds, west of Montreal, in his brand new office. Dr Bedirian produced the Meeting brochure distributed in Hawaii, organized the Sugar shack dinner and is the big boss of finances.

Hugo Ciaburro, D.M.D., M.Sc., F.R.C.D.(C)

Dr. Ciaburro holds a Doctorat en Médecine Dentaire from the Université de Montréal, a multidisciplinary residency certificat from the Jewish General Hospital in Montreal and a Masters in Prosthodontic Rehabilitation from the Université de Montréal. He is an Associate professor and Chief of the Operative Dentistry departement at his Alma Mater. He also holds a […]

Nancy Chacar, D.M.D.

Dr Chacar graduated in dentistry from the Université de Montréal in 1997. After a few years of private practice in Beirut, Lebanon, she came back to Montréal where she practices general dentistry. She recently became a demonstrator at her Alma Mater. Dr Chacar is the hospitality liaison and the 2015 Meeting website is her little […]

Isabelle Girard, D.M.D.

Dr Girard received her D.M.D. from the Université de Montréal in 1987. She has had her own practice since 1989 in La Prairie, a suburb on the south shore of Montreal. Dr Girard is co-chairperson of the organizing committee and negotiated the Hotel accomodations and Welcoming cocktail venue. She loves the view of the city […]

Rafic Kayal, C.D.T.

M Kayal graduated from Beirut, Lebanon in 1982. He runs a Dental Laboratory in downtown Montreal. M Kayal contributed to the technical aspects of the Meeting.

Taras Konanec, D.D.S.

Dr Konanec graduated in dentistry in 1997 from the McGill Faculty of Dentistry. He is a part time lecturer in Operative Dentistry at McGill University. He holds a general practice in downtown Montreal and is presently designing and constructing a new dental office. Dr Konanec helped with the activities aspect of the Meeting and will […]

François Parent, D.D.S.

Dr. Parent obtained two degrees from the Université de Montréal; chemistry in 1974 and dentistry in 1978. After a year of residency, he established a general dental practice in Beauharnois, southwest of Montréal, where he still practices. François has been a member of the Montreal study club since it’s beginnings, which he has found to be […]

Oana Pricop, D.M.D.

Dr Pricop was born in Romania where she graduated in dentistry in 2004. She arrived in Canada in 2006 and obtained her Doctorat en Médecine Dentaire from the Université de Montréal in 2013. She now practices general dentistry in St-Jerôme north of Montréal. Dr Pricop is the newest member of the Groupe d’étude R. V. Tucker de Montréal […]

Wolfgang Sahl, C.D.T.

Mr. Sahl was born in Germany and arrived in Canada in 1963. He graduated from the Georges Brown College of Applied Arts and Technology in 1973. He held a dental lab in Ottawa from 1980 to 1997, when he moved his business to Mont-Saint-Hilaire south of Montreal, where he still practices his art. Wolfgang is […]

And, of course, a special mention to all our families and friends for their precious contributions.

(in alphabetical order)

Georges Chacar

Nancy’s brother, for the big hand with website organization.

Vito DeFilippo

Chantal’s spouse, for the beautiful pictures.

Andrew Fisk

Isabelle’s husband, for the Historical overview of Montreal and English corrections

Marie-Claude Meloche

Hugo’s wife, for the shopping routes.

Bonnie Roscoe

Jean-Pierre’s wife, for the table decorations at the Gala.

Jeffrey Sioufi

Chantal’s son, for the very big hand he gave Dr Chacar with the materiel for the website.