December 6, 2019

James Cottle, DDS, Inducted as ACD Fellow

James Cottle, DDS

Dr. James Cottle, an assistant professor-clinical in the Division of Restorative and Prosthetic Dentistry, was recently inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Dentists (ACD). Founded in 1920, the ACD seeks to "elevate the standards of dentistry, to encourage graduate study, and to grant Fellowship to those who have done meritorious work." Selected for their "demonstrated leadership in some aspect of dentistry or public service," ACD Fellows are expected to support the organization's mission that seeks to "advance excellence, ethics, professionalism, and leadership in dentistry."

Dr. Cottle is the college's Director of Practice Management Curriculum and the Interim Director of the General Practice Residency Program. He is also a Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy and the International College of Dentists. His current leadership positions include serving as president of the Columbus Dental Society, and as the College of Dentistry's representative on the Ohio Dental Association's Membership Council.