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GSDM officially opens new Patient & Visitor entrance

January 3rd, 2019in Archives, School News

It was a momentous return from Intersession for the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM), which officially opened its new Patient & Visitor entrance as of 6:30 a.m. on January 2, 2019. The new entrance is located at 635 Albany Street, which will be the school’s new official address. The opening of the new entrance is an important milestone in GSDM’s addition and renovation construction project, and marks the near completion of the project’s first phase. The dental school’s... More

GSDM building project clears key milestone

November 27th, 2018in Archives, School News

The building construction and renovation project at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine passed a key milestone on Thursday, November 15, 2018, when the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) approved the project’s exterior finishes. This approval clears the way for the second phase of the project to begin, which will include updating the entire exterior of the building. As part of the approval process, BPDA reviewed a “mock-up” wall built by the project’s construction team that included examples... More

GSDM alumnus named president of the American College of Prosthodontists

November 27th, 2018in Alumni, Archives

The American College of Prosthodontists (ACP) recently named an alumnus of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine as the organization’s new president. Nadim Z. Baba PROS 99 MSD 00 was sworn in for a one-year term at the 48th Annual Session of the ACP, held in Baltimore, Maryland, from October 31 to November 3, 2018. "It is a great honor to serve and be part of the ACP," Dr. Baba said in a press release. "I believe the strength of... More

GSDM intramural hockey team wins 2018 championship

November 27th, 2018in Archives, School News

The Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine’s intramural hockey team – the “Jawbreakers” – overcame injuries and competing commitments to win the 2018 Boston University Intramural Championship, the team’s second championship in six years. “It was an incredible experience to play alongside such great young men and women as we represented GSDM,” said Andy Burke, team captain and GSDM’s director of facilities and operations. “From day one, we played as a team, not as individuals, and that team spirit helped... More

GSDM alumni and friends gather from coast to coast

November 27th, 2018in Alumni, Archives

Alumni from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine gathered near and far in October and November at a series of receptions and dinners. Most recently, more than 70 alumni, friends, and residents of GDSM’s Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) and Postgraduate Operative and Esthetic Dentistry (PGOE) programs gathered in Boston on Friday, November 9, 2018, for their annual alumni dinner and continuing-education course. “These dinners are a wonderful opportunity for us to connect with our fellow alumni and with... More

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