Tag Archives: Social Responsibility

The history of ethical practice

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Ethical practice. What does it mean? Where does the idea come from? Where are we heading? In dentistry, ethics play a central role to how we as practitioners treat our clients. Rooted in history, the practice of ethical healthcare is one which is seeing a new importance in the modern world. In the east, many of the early famous ethicists were in the Buddhist tradition, Read More →

Why I RUN4HOPE

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This May 5, I’m running a half-marathon in the BMO Vancouver Marathon as a RUN4HOPE participant. I chose KidSafe as my charity of choice because I’ve been consistently impressed by the work that KidSafe does. KidSafe is a local Vancouver charity that provides nurturing safe havens to 450 vulnerable, referred inner-city children each year. They provide 34,800 nutritious meals, and 121,800 hours of free developmental programming, safe Read More →