Acandidate for an Honorary Fellowship in this Academy will be an individual who has made a valuable contribution to the advancement of the Art and Science of Dentistry or to the Academy. Upon nomination to the Awards Committee of the Academy, Honorary Membership may be bestowed upon an individual with the approval of the Board of Trustees. May be given to more than one individual each year. The Honorary Fellowship is given to non-dentists for their service to the profession.
All past recipients of the Fauchard Gold Medal and the Elmer S. Best Memorial Award are Honorary Members. In addition the following people have been elected to honorary membership by the Board of Trustees: