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The Innovators – Another First for GSDM

November 8, 2016 in Archives, School News

No other dental school can boast that they have a comprehensive pre-clinical digital implantology course that precedes the actual experience of patient treatment. The Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine will be rolling out this new course in January 2017, the beginning of Spring Semester. Aimed at second year DMD students and first year Advanced Standing DMD students, the course was developed and will be co-directed by Dr. Hesham Nouh (Prosthodontist) and Dr. Neal Fleisher (Periodontist) in the Department... More

GSDM AAWD Chapter Represented at National Meeting

November 8, 2016 in Archives, School News

Three Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) students traveled west to the Rocky Mountains for the American Association of Women Dentists (AAWD) national meeting held in conjunction with the American Dental Association (ADA) annual session. The GSDM AAWD student chapter President Grace Hanawai DMD 17 was accompanied by chapter members Chandini Shaikh DMD 19, Nobiru Suzuki DMD 18, and Faculty Advisor Dr. Kadambari Rawal, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Restorative Sciences & Biomaterials. The national meetings... More

Fourth Annual Staff Forum Halloween Party a Spooky Success

November 1, 2016 in Archives, School News

Embracing the spirit of Halloween, the Staff Forum at the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) hosted their fourth Staff Forum Halloween Party on October 28, 2016. The party provided an opportunity for staff members to gather together, meet new faces, and foster a sense of community between departments. Revelers gathered in Classroom 301 for a fun-filled hour of pizza, pumpkin bread, candy, and warm apple cider. The main feature was a costume contest where the top... More

Dr. Pinelopi Pani Wins Hellenic Society of Periodontology Award

November 1, 2016 in Archives, Awards

Dr. Pinelopi Pani, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of General Dentistry at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) is recipient of the 2016 Fotis Mitsis (F.Mitsis) award presented by the Hellenic Society of Periodontology. Dr. Pani travelled to Greece to accept this award in late September of this year. The F. Mitsis award is a prestigious honorary award given every two years to distinguished young Greek Periodontists. The goal of the award is to support, encourage, and... More

GSDM participates in Oral Cancer Foundation Walk/Run for Awareness

November 1, 2016 in Archives, Community, Research

On Sunday, October 2, 2016, the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) joined forces with the Oral Cancer Foundation (OCF) for the 10th Oral Cancer Foundation Walk/Run for Awareness at the Chestnut Hill Reservoir in Boston. Students, faculty, and staff from GSDM participated in the 5K walk to raise oral cancer awareness and promote early detection as well as to celebrate survivors and remember those who have passed away. The Boston University team was organized by the Oral... More

GSDM Alumni Meet at Annual ADA Meeting in Colorado

November 1, 2016 in Alumni, Archives

Nearly 40 members of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community attended the 2016 American Dental Association (ADA) Annual Session, held October 20 - 24 in Denver, Colorado. At this year’s session, GSDM was well represented at both the American College of Dentists (ACD) and the International College of Dentists (ICD) Convocation ceremonies, with a total of ten inductees. Drs. John Guarente DMD 89; Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs and Clinical Professor in General Dentistry, More

Dr. David S. Kim Joins the Department of General Dentistry

October 25, 2016 in Uncategorized

Dr. David S. Kim joins the Department of General Dentistry as a Clinical Associate at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). Dr. Kim received his DMD from the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, and then a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Prosthodontics at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. He then went on to earn a Masters of Medical Science degree at Harvard University. Dr. Kim was a recipient of the Excellence in Cosmetic Dentistry Award presented by... More

Calling All Ghouls, Ghosts, and Goblins! Enter GSDM’s 1st Annual Costume Contest

October 25, 2016 in Archives, School News

You could win a $50 gift card! It’s easy; simply wear your best costume to ASDA’s Halloween Party on Friday, October 28 at 9pm at The Brahmin, or any other Halloween gathering. Just submit your entry by November 1st to be entered to win*. Snap a few photos with your friends, or even take a selfie! Send your best shots to gsdmcomm@bu.edu and we’ll select a winner. The top costumes will be featured on the screens throughout the dental school. Have... More

Corinne Kunkle Represents GSDM at the Colgate Dental Students’ Conference on Research

October 25, 2016 in Archives, Research

Corinne Kunkle DMD 18 recently represented Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) at the 52nd Annual Colgate Dental Students’ Conference on Research (Colgate DSCR). This year’s conference was held at the ADA Foundation Dr. Anthony Volpe Research Center (VRC) in Gaithersburg, Maryland from October 2 – 4, 2016. The Colgate DSCR is an annual event to introduce dental students to industry and academic professionals as well as scientists from the VRC, the American Dental Association, and the... More

Dr. Maria Kukuruzinska Receives Evans Center Research Collaborator of the Year Award

October 25, 2016 in Archives, Research

By Jason Stevens Dr. Maria Kukuruzinska, Associate Dean for Research and Professor in Molecular & Cell Biology at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, was named the 2016 Evans Center Research Collaborator of the Year by the Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research and the Boston University Department of Medicine. This recognition was announced at the annual Department of Medicine Awards Dinner on October 13, 2016. The Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research promotes growth and discovery for interdisciplinary biomedical... More

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