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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

Science Day 2018 Features Student Research and Distinguished Keynote Speaker

May 2nd, 2018in Archives, Research

On March 15 and 16, 2018, students, residents, fellows, faculty and staff at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) gathered for Science Day to showcase and celebrate research. This annual event provides an opportunity for students, residents, and fellows to present their research as a poster or oral presentation. The keynote speaker for this year’s Science Day was Dr. Martha Somerman DDS, PhD, Director of the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), National Institutes of Health, More

The Most Spectacular Show in Boston – Goldman Gala 2018

May 2nd, 2018in Archives, School News

On Friday, April 6, 2018, students, residents, faculty, and staff from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine gathered under the “big tent” at the 2018 Goldman Gala Spectacular held at the Fairmont Copley Plaza. Dean and Mrs. Jeffrey W. Hutter played hosts to the 530 guests who were treated to an evening of dining, dancing, and games all tailored to the chosen vintage circus theme. As attendees strolled into the venue, they were greeted by performers including stilt walkers, More

Students Reflect on Ground-breaking Ceremony for Addition/Renovation Project

May 2nd, 2018in Archives, School News

On Thursday, April 5, 2018, the leadership of Boston University and the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) broke ground on the long-awaited GSDM Addition and Renovation Construction Project. Donning hard hats and with shovels in hand, the following leaders from each from each DMD and DMD AS class also partook in the Groundbreaking Ceremony: Nikita Naumowicz DMD 21 Class President; Neville Hatfield DMD 20 Class President; Matthew Vumback DMD 19 Class President; Sloane Kaminski-Ditzel DMD 18 Class President;... More

Ground-breaking for “New” Goldman School of Dental Medicine

As seen in BU Today Story by Sara Rimer. Photo by Jake Belcher. Under a wind-whipped tent on an unseasonably cold April 5, Jeffrey W. Hutter, dean of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, hosted a celebratory rite of spring he’d first envisioned nine years ago: the groundbreaking ceremony for his school’s three-year, $112 million renovation and expansion. The idea for the major expansion—and cutting-edge modernization—of the school’s seven-story building at 100 East Newton Street grew out of the strategic planning that began in... More

GSDM Showcases Research at AADR Annual Meeting

April 17th, 2018

The Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association for Dental Research (AADR) and the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association for Dental Research was held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, from March 21-24, 2018. Dozens of faculty, students, residents, and staff from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) presented at and attended this prestigious conference. The meeting attracts thousands of researchers for four days of workshops, keynote speakers, oral and poster sessions, symposia, and an exhibition. GSDM students, More

GSDM Students Attend ADA Dentist and Student Lobby Day

April 17th, 2018

Members of the American Student Dental Association (ASDA) Chapter at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) recently attended the ADA Dentist and Student Lobby Day in Washington D.C. Over the course of three days from April 8 – 10, 2018, dental professionals and dental students from around the country attended hundreds of meetings on Capitol Hill with legislators and their staffs to advocate for oral health-related issues. There were five issues on the docket this year for students... More