Reidar F. Sognnaes, L.D.S., Ph.D., D.M.D.

The Thirty-fourth President of the IADR

1957-58

  • Born 6 November 1911, Bergen, Norway, USA
  • Died 21 September 1984 in Thousand Oaks, California, USA
  • Inaugural Address delivered at Atlantic City, 22 March 1957:
    A Precious Heritage: Footnotes on Ivory Art and Dental Science
    J Dent Res 37: 374-383, 1958
  • Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 1945-60:
    Associate Dean, 1952-59
    Acting Dean, 1959-60
  • University of California at Los Angeles: Founder & Dean, School of Dentistry, 1960-69
    Professor, Oral Biology, Center for Health Sciences, 1960- Professor, Anatomy, Center for Health Sciences, 1963-
  • President, American Institute of Oral Biology, 1964-70
  • Secretary, AAAS Nd, 1959-62