ADA Presidents Album
Doctor Robinson, of Oakland, became the seventy-eighth president of the Association at the 1940 meeting in Cleveland. The Association had the following standing committees and councils: Judicial, Dental Education, Dental Legislation, Dental Health Education, Relief, Dental Relief Fund, Research, Process Patent, Dental Index, Membership, representatives on National Board of Dental Examiners, Insurance, Economics, Dental Therapeutics, Public Health, American Red Cross, History and Dental Museum. Doctor Robinson was president of the California State Dental Association in 1930 and the National Association of Dental Examiners in 1935. He was active in civic affairs in Oakland and Alameda County. He was born in California in 1882 and died in 1948.
American Dental Association, "ADA President 1940-1941: Wilfred H. Robinson" (1977). ADA Presidents. 91.