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Twelve members of GSDM community inducted into dental honorary organizations

October 30th, 2018in Alumni, Archives, School News

Twelve members of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community were respectively inducted on October 18, 2018 and October 19, 2018 into either the American College of Dentists or the International College of Dentists in recognition of their leadership and contributions to the profession. The convocation ceremonies were held in Honolulu, Hawaii, during the American Dental Association’s annual meeting on Oct. 18-22, 2018. Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter attended both ceremonies to represent GSDM and to congratulate... More

Record number attend GSDM alumni reception during ADA annual conference

October 30th, 2018in Alumni, Archives

Warm trade winds, palm trees, and Hawaiian shirts were the dominant themes on Friday, October 19, 2018, as more than 70 alumni, faculty and friends of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) came together for an alumni reception held during the 2018 American Dental Association annual meeting. Dean Jeffrey W. and Mrs. Kathleen Hutter hosted the reception, which was held at the Tapa Tower, Hilton Hawaiian Village. Guests mixed and mingled, catching up with former classmates... More

GSDM Endodontic alumni “go west” for annual fall meeting

October 30th, 2018in Alumni, Archives

More than 40 members of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) Endodontic Alumni Association “went west” in late September to gather in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, for their annual fall meeting. The alumni and their families spent four days absorbing information on the latest trends and research in endodontics and reveling in the natural splendor of one of the most scenic locations in the country. The 2018 Endodontic Alumni Association Fall Meeting was chaired by Michael Stevens... More

Alumni and friends gather for GSDM Alumni Reception

October 4th, 2018in Alumni, Archives, School News

Alumni and friends of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine filled the Aujourd’hui room at the Four Seasons Hotel Boston with laughter and memories on Friday, September 21, 2018, as they gathered for the school’s annual Alumni Reception. “Each of you … are an integral part of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine,” Dean Hutter said during his welcoming remarks. “It means a great deal to me, as dean, to see our school gather once again to... More

Dr. Arghavan Shahidi recognized with 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award

October 4th, 2018in Alumni, Archives, Awards

At the GSDM annual Alumni Reception on Friday, September 21, 2018, Dr. Arghavan Shahidi DMD 01 was presented with the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award for her leadership and her outstanding ethical and professional integrity in the field of dental medicine. “Colleagues said that Dr. Shahidi is ‘a strong and inspiring leader’ who serves as an ‘exceptional role model,’” Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter said in presenting the award. “Her commitment to her patients was noted by those who nominated her, with another... More

Nine GSDM classes hold reunions

October 4th, 2018in Alumni, Archives, School News

Members of nine alumni classes from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) held a combined reunion and reception on Saturday, September 22, 2018, at the Fairmont Copley Hotel in Boston. Led by class champions Larry Dunham DMD 83, Gigi Meinecke DMD 88, Samira Sheikh DMD 03, and Natasha Larson DMD 08, the celebrating alumni visited with GSDM faculty and caught up with classmates. Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter welcomed everyone to the reunion reception, and thanked them for attending... More

AAWD Holds 9th Annual Spring Brunch

May 10th, 2018in Archives, School News

On Sunday, April 8, 2018 in Hiebert Lounge, 35 students, doctors, and friends of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community gathered for the ninth annual American Association of Women Dentists (AAWD) Spring Brunch. This event was hosted by the GSDM chapter of AAWD, and attended by members of AAWD Chapters of GSDM, Harvard School of Dental Medicine and Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Attendees were able to listen to the inspiring stories of five different women dentists.  Panelists... More

International Elective Externship Presentation

May 10th, 2018in Archives, School News

Faculty, staff, students, and residents from Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) packed into classroom G-301 at 100 East Newton Street on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 for a presentation from GSDM students who participated in GSDM’s International Elective Externships during the 2017 – 2018 academic year. The students presented on their international externship experiences to an audience of over 100 GSDM community members including Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter. Over the course of this academic year, 34 DMD students... More

GSDM Hits a Homerun on Giving Day 2018

May 3rd, 2018in Alumni, Archives

Throughout the day on April 11, 2018, the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) raised over $120,000 during Boston University’s annual Giving Day. Thanks to the generous donations of our alumni, friends, faculty, staff, students, and residents, GSDM nearly doubled last year’s contributions. When compared to the other 17 schools and colleges within the university, GSDM placed fourth in dollars raised and fourth in number of donors. This year’s matching donor was Gentle Dental, thanks to Mr. Geoff Ligibel, More

DMD 18 Charles Lewis Featured in BU Today Series

May 2nd, 2018in Archives, School News

 Charles Lewis DMD 18 is the latest Boston University student, and first Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) student featured in the new BU Today multimedia series, “My Own Boston.” After graduating from Louisiana State University, Lewis came to GSDM for the caliber of our programs. Upon graduation, he will begin his four-year tour in the US Army Dental Corps as a dentist . Watch and listen to his stories about transitioning to a new city, and what his... More