ADA Names Dr. Joseph Crowley Its Next President-Elect

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Photo courtesy of the ADA.


Photo courtesy of the ADA.

The ADA has named Joseph P. Crowley, DDS, of Cincinnati as its next president-elect. He will serve under incoming president Gary L. Roberts, DDS, of Shreveport, La. Crowley addressed the House of Delegates on Monday, October 24 in Denver, Colo.

“My charge is not to stay status quo. We are well on our way to moving forward to being a progressive organization,” said Crowley, who will spend the next term as president-elect, followed by a year as president in 2018. “I’m very happy to have 2 years with you to move forward.”

Crowley has been a member of the ADA for 40 years and is the immediate past trustee of its 7th District. He also is a former chair of the ADA Council on Government Affairs, chair of the ADA Audit Committee, and a member of the American Dental Political Action Committee Board of Directors.

In 2013, Crowley earned the Ohio Dental Association Distinguished Dentist Award. In 2007, he won the Ohio Pierre Fauchard Distinguished Dentist Award. And in 2001, he received the Ohio Dental Association Achievement Award. A 1976 graduate of the Ohio State University College of Dentistry, Crowley was president of the Ohio Dental Association in 2005 and 2006 and of the Cincinnati Dental Society in 1996.

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