November 06, 2014 — By School of Dentistry
Charles J. Goodacre, DDS’71, MSD, professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, received the Dan Gordon Lifetime Achievement Award from the American College of Prosthodontists (ACP) at its Annual Awards & President’s Dinner during the ACP’s 44th Annual Session, November 5-8, 2014, in New Orleans.
Dr. Goodacre is past president of the ACP, former chair of the Department of Prosthodontics at Indiana University, and recent former dean of the LLU School of Dentistry where he continues as professor of prosthodontics in the Advanced Specialty Education Program in Prosthodontics. Dr. Goodacre serves on the board of the Fair Foundation, helping pre-transplant patients qualify to receive an organ.
With more than 3,500 members, ACP is recognized by the American Dental Association as the organization for the specialty of prosthodontics and the only prosthodontic specialty association where membership is based solely on education credentials.