Dr. Marcia Boyd, CM DDS MA LHD(H) DSc(H) LLD(H) FACD joined ROI Corporation as a Senior Associate in 2005. Dr. Boyd’s stellar career is best illustrated through her longstanding leadership at the University of British Columbia’s Faculty of Dentistry, in dental education, research, administration and organized dentistry. Although “retired” from the Faculty and from private practice in 2012 she does contract work worldwide as well as serving as a consultant for the National Dental Examining Board of Canada and participating on a variety of national committees.
Dr. Boyd is widely known having presented at professional conferences in Canada, the US and internationally. She has been recognized with Honorary Membership in both the Canadian Dental Association and the American Dental Education Association as well as the College of Dental Surgeons of BC and the BC Dental Association.
In recognition of her contributions to the profession she has received many other honours, several teaching awards and four honorary degrees. She has received the Callahan Memorial Award from the Ohio Dental Association and the Order of Canada.
In her most recent accomplishment she was awarded the Medal of Honour, the Canadian Dental Association’s highest recognition.The Medal of Honour is the highest award conferred by the Canadian Dental Association. It is given to a dentist in recognition of a lifetime of outstanding service and professional achievement to the benefit of the dental profession, the dental community and society at large, and to which can be attributed significant change. The breadth and scope of achievement are significant factors in receipt of this award, as is the contribution that the individual has made to the goals and objectives of the Canadian Dental Association. Due to the distinctive and special nature of this award, the award may not be conferred in any one year.
Marcia lives in Vancouver and looks forward to sharing her wisdom and experience with the dentists of British Columbia as it relates to all aspects and stages of one’s dental career.
ROI Corporation is an exclusive sponsor of UBC Dentistry’s 50th Anniversary.