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Edward Ko, DDS
Associate Professor, Restorative Dentistry
School of Dentistry
Service    International Service
  •  Mission Trip to Jamaica (10 days trip) during Summer Break during June 11-24, 2012.  Co-leader with Dr. Lincoln Edwards to supervise dental and hygiene students to give FREE dental screening and treatments to the under served adult and children patients at the Hiram & Walters Health Center, St. Catherine, Jamaica, West Indies.  Served and treated over 500 adult and children patients. ( 6/2012 )
  • China Mission Trip to Hangzhou, China (10 days trip) during Spring Break in March 2008.  Co-leader with Dr. Sam Dason and Dr. Charles Lee to supervise dental and hygiene students to give FREE dental screening and treatments to the under served children patients from nearby orphange and the adult patients at the Sir Run Run Shaw Dental Clinic. ( 3/2008 )
  • China Mission Trip to Shajin, Shengzheng (border city of Hong Kong), China.  Co-leader with Dr. Charles Lee to lead dental and hygiene student to give FREE dental screening and treatments to the under served factory staff and workers at the In-Tech Electronics.  Eye Examination and Blood Pressure checks. Health lectures and Oral Health Care lectures given.  Served over 1, 175 people during 4 long days of clinic during (9 days trip) Spring Break of 2005. ( 3/2007 )
  • China Mission Trip to Beijing and Hangzhou, China in June, 2006 (10 days trip in Summer Break).  Co-leader with Dr. Charles Lee to lead dental and hygiene students to give FREE dental screening and treatments to under served patients at the orphanages in outskirts of Beijing and Sir Run Run Shaw Dental Clinic, Hangzhou. ( 6/2006 )
  •  SIMS Mission trip to Encinator, Baja California, Mexico on January 14-15, 2006.  Supervised dental and hygiene students to give FREE dental screening and treatments to under served patients.  (Approx. 16 hours)  ( 1/2006 )
     
  • Philippines Mission Trip to Baguio, Philippines.  Joint venture with The Quiet Hour. Co-leader with Dr. Walter Hadley to lead dental and hygiene students to give dental screening and treatments to the under served patients.  March 2008 (9 days trip during Spring Break).  ( 3/2005 )
  Community Service
  • Clinic With A Heart, Clinically Supervised student dentists and hygiene students to give FREE dental treatments to under served patients at LLUSD main clinic on January 33, 2013.  (Approx. 5 hours) ( 1/2013 )
  • Clinic With A Heart, Clinically Supervised student dentists and hygiene students to give FREE dental treatments to under served patients at LLUSD main clinic on January 22, 2012.  (Approx. 5 hours) ( 1/2012 )
  • Memeber of Loma Linda Chinese SDA Church Choir recording 5 Songs Video Taping at LLBN (Loma Linda Broadcasting Network) for Chinese and English Program. April 10, 2011  2:00pm-4:30pm. ( 4/2011 )
  • Clinic With A Heart, Clinically Supervised student dentists and hygiene students to give FREE dental treatments to under served patients at LLUSD main clinic on January 23, 2011.  (Approx. 5 hours) ( 1/2011 )
  • Harmonica Solo (10 Sacred Songs) Vedeo Taping at LLBN (Loma Linda Broadcasting Network) for Chinese and English Program. March 19, 2010  9:30am-1:30pm. ( 3/2010 )
  • Clinic With A Heart, Clinically Supervised student dentists and hygiene students to give FREE dental treatments to under served patients at LLUSD main clinic on March 24, 2010.  (Approx. 5 hours) ( 3/2010 )
  •  Guest Visiting Professor at UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, California, grading WREB Mock Board Dental Examination in Clinic on December 7, 2009.  (Approx. 8 hours) ( 12/2009 )
     
  •  Health Fair at Hacienda Heights SDA Church, Hacienda Heights, California on August 19, 2007 to supervised dental and hygiene students giving FREE dental screening and treatments to underserved patients.  (Appr. 6 hours) ( 1/2009 )
     
  • Guest Clinical Professor to UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, California, grading WREB mock EXAM on December 8, 2008. (Approx 8 hours) ( 12/2008 )
     
  •  International Health Fair, Pasadena Health Convention Center, Dental Screening, November 16, 2008, Pasadena, California ( 11/2008 )
     Supervised D2 and IDP dental students to give patients FREE dental screening and examination, cleaning and OHC instructions. 
  •  Clinic With A Heart -  Clinically Supervised student dentists and hygiene students to give FREE dental treatments to under served patients at LLUSD main clinic on January 27, 2008. (Approx. 5 hours) ( 1/2008 )
     
  •  Health Fair at Loma Linda Chinese Church, Loma Linda, California on November 4, 2007.  Supervised dental students to give FREE dental screening and procedure to underserved patients. (Approx. 5 hours) ( 11/2007 )
     
  • Loma Linda Chinese SDA Church 25th Anniversary Celebration Community Health Fair - Dental Screening and Examination on November 4, 2007 ( 11/2007 )
    Supervised LLUSD D3 and D4, Jr. and Sr. DH students to do FREE dental screening and examination, cleaning, extraction and restorative procedures.  
  •  Clinical With A Heart at LLUSD main clinic on January 28, 2007 to supervise dental and hygiene students giving FREE dental treatments to under served patients.  (Approx. 5 hours) ( 1/2007 )
     
  • Health Fair at Loma Linda Chinese Church, Loma Linda, California, on April 16, 2006.  Supervised dental students to give FREE dental screening and procedures to underserved patients.  (approx. 4 hours)  ( 4/2006 )
     
  •  Guest Clinical Professor to USC School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, California to grade California Mock Board Dental Examination on Friday, February 17, 2006.  (Approx. 8 hours) ( 2/2006 )
     
  •  Clinic With A Heart -  Supervised dental and hygiene students to give FREE dental treatments to under served patients at LLUSD main dental clinics on April 10, 2005.  (approx 5 hours) ( 4/2005 )
     
  •  International Health Fair, Pasadena, California -  Gave OHC health talks with powerpoint presentation in Cantonese and English and supervised dental and hygiene students giving dental screening and cleaning. (5 hours) ( 3/2005 )
     
  • Harmonica Soloist - Play classical, spiritual and light music on harmonicas for LLU, local, surrounding and international Church and Sabbath Services, parties and social functions (also during mission trips) and especially for patients in nursing homes and hospital wards and shut-ins and for monthly meetings of senior members of LL Chinese Church Senior Club... ( 9/2004 - Present )
     
  Church Activities
  • Teaching Sabbath School Lessons to "Cantonese" Class at Loma Linda Chinese SDA Church, Loma Linda, California, January 2012 to present ( 1/2013 - 12/2014 )
  • Sabbath School Program Superintendent for Loma Linda Chinese SDA Church, Loma Linda, California since January 2013 to Present ( 1/2013 - 10/2013 )
  • LLBN Chinese Channel, Harmonica Soloist Video Recordings 5-6 songs for Christmas Seasons. ( 9/2012 )
  • Harmonica Soloist, performed 5 Sacred Songs Video Taping for Hope Channel International, Loma Linda for Chinese and English Program. March 22, 2012  2:00pm-4:00pm ( 4/2012 )
  • Sabbath School Program Superintendent for Loma Linda Chinese SDA Church, Loma Linda, California since January 2012 to December 2012 ( 1/2012 - 3/2012 )
  • Memeber of Harolds of Hope Male Choir, Loma Linda University Church, since February 14, 2012 performing singing as a group for different churches on Sabbath once a month around 100 miles radius. ( 2/2012 )
  • Lay Sermon, powerpoint presentation, "God''s Word" to Los Angeles Cantonese Adventist Fellowship, at San Gabriel Academy Auditorium, San Gabrel, California on 6-11-2011 at 10 am. ( 6/2011 )
  • Lay Sermon, powerpoint presentation, "To Listen, To Speak, To Live" to Los Angeles Cantonese Adventist Fellowship, at San Gabriel Academy Auditorium, San Gabrel, California on 2-26-2011 at 2pm. ( 2/2011 )
  • Lay Sermon, powerpoint presentation, "Wake Up Call!" to Loma Linda Thai SDA Church, Loma Linda, California on 1-30-2011. ( 1/2010 )
  • Choir member (Tenor) - join the newly organized Loma Linda Chinese SDA Church Choir, conducted by Dr. George Hszieh, Loma Linda, California since February 2010 to present. ( 2/2010 - Present )
  • Choir Member (Tenor) - Join the "New Stream Chorale" to sing spiritual songs in English and Mandarin (Chinese) languages for different Church functions to churches and especially Asian churches in Southern California. ( 9/2006 - Present )
     
  • Layman Preacher - Give sermons in powerpoint presentation format to churches and youth groups. ( 9/2004 - Present )
     
  • Sabbath School Teacher - Teaching Sabbath School Lessons in English and Chinese (Cantonese) to Loma Linda Chinese SDA Church and also givng sermons (English) to Riverside Chinese SDA Fellowship and Bakersfield Asian SDA Fellowship. ( 9/2004 - Present )
     
  • Sunshine Band Member - Loma Linda Chinese Church Sunshine Band, Sing songs and accompany the band with harmonicas for patients in nursing homes, shut-ins and LLUMC on Sabbath afternoons. ( 9/2004 - Present )
     
  Society Memberships (professional)
  • Tri-County Dental Society (Administrative Officier - Liaison, representing Loma Linda University School of Dentistry) ( 9/2005 - 12/2010 )
    Office Holder - Other
  • Tri-County Dental Society ( 9/2004 - 12/2010 )
    Affiliate
  • Hong Kong Dental Association ( 7/2000 - 6/2005 )
    Affiliate
  • Alternate Delegate to House of Delegate of California Dental Association, represent Tri County Dental Society. ( 3/2011 - Present )
  • ADEA (American Dental Education Association) Member  ( 1/2009 - Present )
     
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry ( 3/2008 - Present )
    Affiliate
  • Academy of Operative Dentistry ( 1/2008 - Present )
    Affiliate
  • American Association of Dental Research/International Association for Dental Research ( 1/2008 - Present )
    Affiliate
  • California Dental Association ( 9/1981 - Present )
    Affiliate
  • American Dental Association ( 9/1981 - Present )
    Affiliate
  • American Society of Clinical Pathology ( 1/1978 - Present )
    Affiliate
  Committee Membership (LLU)
  • Member of Dean’s Circle (Since August 2006 to present) ( 8/2006 - 12/2010 )
  • Member of Economic Task Force for LLU School of Dentistry ( 2/2009 - Present )
  •  Clinic Activities Committee Member ( 1/2009 - Present )
     
  • Class Contact Representative for Graduating Class 1985 (Since September 2007 to present) ( 9/2007 - Present )
  • Member of Medical Staff, Loma Linda University Medical Center (Since November 14, 2006 to present) ( 11/2006 - Present )
  • Service Learning Committee Member ( 9/2006 - Present )
     
  Accreditation Support -- LLU
  • Teaching Sabbath School Lessons to English Class at Loma Linda Chinese SDA Church, Loma Linda, California, January 2012 to present ( 1/2013 - 12/2014 )
  • Member of Group Practice Task Force ( 2/2009 - Present )
  Presentations -- Lay Audience
  • Presented Sermon "Invest Into Worthless Properties" in Cantonese with Powerpoint and presented two special music pieces (Harmonica Solo) at the Church Service of Hong Kong Adventist Hospital Chinese Church at Happy Valley, Hong Kong ( 10/2013 )
  • Presented Sermon "Invest Into Worthless Properties" in Cantonese with Powerpoint and presented two special music pieces (Harmonica Duet with Heinz Linser) for Offetory and before Church Sermon to Los Angeles Cantonese Fellowship, Temple City, California on Sabbath, Agust 31, 2013. ( 8/2013 )
  • PATP (WREB-Q) Powerpoint Presentation at Restorative  (Monday, 9-14-09) Lunch Meeting. ( 9/2009 )
  • PATP (WREB-Q) Powerpoint Presentation at Faculty Advance Seminar (9-18-09) ( 9/2009 )