The Shepard Lecture Series is named in honor of Wilma and Earl Shepard.  Shepard was professor emeritus and long time chairman of the Department of Orthodontics at Washington University School of Dental Medicine. His outstanding contributions to his specialty are recognized nationally. The Shepards are known for their numerous benevolent contributions to Washington University and the greater St. Louis community.

Cory M. Resnick, MD, DMD

2022 Shepard Lectureship

Our guest speaker is Cory M. Resnick, MD, DMD. Resnick is associate professor in the Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery at Harvard Medical School and Boston Children’s Hospital.

Title: Skeletal surgery for pediatric obstructive sleep apnea

Date: Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Time: 7:00 AM CST

Location: Ogura Learning Center, 9917 McMillan Hospital (9th floor)

Our lectureship this year will be a hybrid format. If you are interested in attending virtually, please request the Zoom link and instructions from Brian Faddis at

Shepard Lecturers (Established 1996)

 2021 – Suresh Nayar, MDS

2019 – Mary E. Burns, DMD

2018 – William E. Harrell, Jr., DMD

2017 – Ronald Auvenshine, DDS, PhD

2016 – Bradford N. Edgren, DDS, MS

2015 – Mark J. Steinberg, DDS

2014 – Lawrence E. Brecht, DDS

2013 – Mark S. Chambers, DMD, MS

2012 – Miles L. Wilhelm, DMD

2011 – Harry L. Legan, DDS

2010 – James C. Kessler, DDS, MSD

2009 – Thomas D. Taylor, DDS, MSD

2008 – Joseph J. Zambon, DDS, PhD


2007 – D. Douglas Miley, DMD, MSD

2006 – Phillip J. Sheridan, DDS

2005 – James L. Vaden, DDS, MS

2004 – Bruce H. Haughey, MBChB, MS

2003 – Raymond A. Yukna, DDS

2002 – Terry D. Rees, DDS, MSD

2001 – Captain Godfrey J. Funari, DMD

2000 – Col. Daniel M. Theberg, DDS

1999 – Jack G. Dale, DDS

1998 – Geza T. Terezhalmy, DDS, MA

1997 – Lloyd E. Pearson, DDS, MSD

1996 – Gordon E. King, DDS