To William Proffit, a Brazilian farewell

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Edition V23N06 | Year 2018 | Editorial Editorial | Pages 11 to 12

Flávia Artese , Marco Antonio De Oliveira Almeida

“Since its first edition in 1996, the DPJO has been publishing an interview with professionals who have significantly contributed to our area. Our purpose is to create a permanent record of these personalities. The interview with Dr. William Proffit began its preparation in July, but unfortunately the questions that were carefully prepared by our interviewers were never answered. On the morning of September 30th, 2018, Dr. William Proffit passed away and the orthodontic world was in mourning…”

Artese F, Almeida MAO. To William Proffit, a Brazilian farewell. Dental Press J Orthod. 2018 Nov-Dec;23(6):11-2. DOI:

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