• Recognizing Your Peers for Excellence in Dentistry
    Congratulations to the 2021 Winners!

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What is Leaders in Practice?

Leaders in Practice acknowledges dental care professionals who are passionate about providing optimal patient care and making a difference in the lives of Canadians.

8 categories including dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants, and other team members will be recognized for their dedication to:

Unity | DC | Leaders In Practice

Acting inclusively with trust and positive intent, celebrating diversity and individual contributions while succeeding as one team.


Innovation | DC | Leaders In Practice

Always seeking to improve on excellence through new methods and efficiencies, embracing change as an opportunity for growth.


Accountability | DC | Leaders in Practice

Consistently taking the initiative, leading by example to inspire and support the team to do their best, every time.


Courage | DC | Leaders In Practice

Being bold, authentic, respectful, and resilient; anticipating the future and taking decisive action now to achieve the best outcomes.


Caring | DC | Leaders In Practice

Putting people first, delivering extraordinary experiences every time to the team, to patients, and to the community.


Nominate Your Leader in Practice.

Leaders in Practice is open to all dental care professionals across Canada. This is your opportunity to acknowledge your peers for their commitment to optimal patient care.

Through dedication to patients, serving the communities in which they live, and advancing the dental industry, your colleagues are making an impact in the lives of patients across the country. The Leaders in Practice award program recognizes these individuals and celebrates their accomplishments in the dental care profession.

Do you know someone who goes above and beyond to improve the dental care industry? Recognize your outstanding colleagues today.

Win up to $5,000

The winner in each category will have a full-page feature in Oral Health Journal’s April 2022 issue.

Winners will also receive a personalized plaque commemorating their win, and a cash prize between $2,500 and $5,000, depending on the category.