In addition his dental practice, Dr. Drummond also teaches in the Faculty of Dentistry at McGill University. He heads the Operative Dentistry department. In May 2015, he was honoured with the Dr. Howard Katz Award for his excellence in teaching!
The announcement made on behalf of Dean Allison stated: "It is with great pleasure that I announce that this year's Dr. Howard S. Katz Award for Excellence in Teaching has been awarded to Dr. John Drummond.
"John was selected for this year's award in recognition to his outstanding contributions to the undergraduate teaching program in the Faculty of Dentistry. His dedication, passion, overall love of teaching, his professionalism as well as promoting high standards for students and the countless hours he commits to the pre-clinical laboratory to help and guide students were highlighted in the nominating letters. Congratulations to Dr. Drummond on being named recipient of this award".
Previous teaching awards include the:
• W.W. Wood Award in 2012, voted on by the graduating class for excellence in dental education, and the;
• Dr. Ralph Silverstone Award in 2008, for excellence in clinical teaching. This was only the third time a member of the faculty has been awarded this honour.
Dr. Drummond loves practicing and teaching dentistry. Providing each and every patient with caring, gentle dental care is our goal. If you are looking for a new dentist or would like to make an appointment, you can do so by calling 514-484-0521 or completing our online appointment form.