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Staff Promotions

December 13th, 2017in Archives, School News

Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter is pleased to announce the following staff promotions for the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). Krista Aronson-Joseph: Ms. Aronson-Joseph began her career at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2011 as a Coordinator in the Department of Continuing Education.  In 2013, she accepted an Administrative Coordinator position in the Office of Clinical Affairs, and was subsequently promoted to Clinical Affairs Manager in 2016. Most recently, Krista was promoted to Assistant Director, More

Faculty Development Series to Feature Noted Authority on Critical Thinking

December 13th, 2017in Archives, School News

The faculty of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) are invited to take part in a two-day Faculty Development Series, to be held from Tuesday, December 19 – Wednesday December 20. All Patient Treatment Centers (PTC) will be closed to allow more attendance by faculty. As Director of GSDM Faculty Development, Dr. Neil Fleisher, Director of Faculty Development has organized the series as an integral part of his plan for increasing development for the GSDM faculty. Beginning Tuesday... More

GSDM ADSO Volunteers at Wang YMCA Holiday Party

December 13th, 2017in Archives, School News

The Wang YMCA Holiday Party is an annual event full of festivities for children and their families. For the last nine years, GSDM students have volunteered at the event, where children enjoy playing games, eating holiday food, and seeing Santa before getting a Christmas gift. This year, more than 700 children and families participated in the event. The GSDM ADSO volunteers set up tables with various interactive oral healthcare activities for the children and their families. The GSDM ADSO volunteers also... More

South Asian Student Dental Association Elects New Officers

December 13th, 2017in Archives, School News

The Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) recently re-launched their chapter of the South Asian Student Dental Association (SASDA). The student organization was first founded in 2015, before disbanding for nearly two academic years. Under the leadership of new faculty advisor Dr. Samira Shekih, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of General Dentistry, the group has also rebranded itself with a new logo. Four newly elected officers will represent the group. Divya Puri DMD 19 is the... More

GSDM Prosthodontic Alumni Gather at Reception in San Francisco

December 6th, 2017in Alumni, Archives

On Thursday, November 2, 2017, members of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community gathered at the MKT Restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco for an alumni reception held during the 47th Annual Session of the American College of Prosthodontists (ACP). The reception was hosted by Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter and Dr. Dan Nathanson, Professor and Chair, Department of Restorative Sciences & Biomaterials. Both Dean Hutter and Dr. Nathanson provided remarks during the reception... More

Susan Tomassetti Retiring from GSDM after 47 Years at Boston University

December 6th, 2017in Archives, School News

After nearly five decades of service to Boston University (BU), Susan Tomassetti, Administrative Manager in the Department of General Dentistry, is finally saying goodbye. The Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community celebrated her outstanding service with a retirement party held on November 16, 2017, hosted by Dr. Celeste Kong, Professor and Chair of the Department of General Dentistry. Mrs. Tomassetti’s well-deserved retirement will begin on January 1, 2018. Susan began at BU in 1970, when she took the... More

GSDM Alumni Meet at Annual ADA Meeting in Atlanta

December 6th, 2017in Alumni, Archives

50 members of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community attended the GSDM Alumni Reception held during the 2017 American Dental Association (ADA) Annual Session from October 19-23 in Atlanta, GA.  Hosted by Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter and Dr. Sean Rayment, President of the GSDM Alumni Association, the alumni reception was held on October 20, 2017 at the Marriott Marriot Marquis Atlanta Hotel. At this year’s ADA Annual Session, GSDM was well represented at both the... More

Drs. Dano and Zweig Host Cutting-Edge CEREC CE Course

November 29th, 2017in Archives, School News

On Friday, November 10, 2017, the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) hosted a new Continuing Education course in collaboration with Sirona Dental, Inc. The course, titled, “Restoring Implants Chair-Side Using Your CEREC –Yes You Can!” was instructed by Dr. David Dano, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of General Dentistry and Group Practice Leader, Predoctoral Patient Treatment Center; Dr. Matthew Zweig, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of General Dentistry and Director of the Group Practice Experience... More

GSDM Mourns the Passing of Dr. Philip Maloney

November 29th, 2017in Archives, School News

A message from Dean Hutter: I am very sad to share with you that Dr. Philip L. Maloney, DMD passed away on Thursday, November 16, 2017.  Dr. Maloney was a pioneer in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS) practice and education in Boston, and his impact in both was and will continue to be felt throughout the United States and the world.  The OMFS residents that he trained will truly be Dr. Maloney’s legacy as they have made an enormous impact on... More

Two GSDM Faculty Receive MDS Foundation Grant

November 21st, 2017in Archives, School News

Drs. Paula Friedman, Emeritus Professor in General Dentistry and, MDS past-president, and Kady Rawal, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Restorative Sciences & Biomaterials, were awarded the Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS) Foundation Grant in November 2017. The Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) team were awarded for their program, “Saving Senior Smiles.” A third member of their team, Dr. Andrea Richman, MDS past-president, was also a recipient. Drs. Friedman, Rawal, and Richman are all members of the MDS... More