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Graduates Celebrated at 2017 Senior Awards Brunch

June 7th, 2017in Archives, School News

On Saturday, May 20, 2017, faculty, staff, families and friends once again welcomed and congratulated the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) DMD and DMD Advanced Standing (AS) Class of 2017 at GSDM’s annual Senior Awards Brunch, held at the Fuller Building on the Charles River Campus. Dean and Mrs. Jeffrey W. Hutter once again hosted this now annual special event to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduates and recognize those graduates who had excelled in... More

GSDM Community Celebrates Class of 2017 at Commencement

June 7th, 2017in Archives, School News

On Friday, May 19, 2017, 185 predoctoral students and 88 postdoctoral residents received their degrees and Certificates of Advanced Graduate Study (CAGS) at the 2017 Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) Convocation, held at the Track and Tennis Center. Upon completion of the Processional, and the official party had taken their seats on the stage, as Chief Marshall, Dr. Carl McManama called the 2017 Commencement Convocation of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine... More

Graduating Students Say Goodbye to GSDM During Senior Weekend

May 30th, 2017in Archives, School News

From Friday, May 12, to Sunday, May 14, 2017, graduating DMD and DMD Advanced Standing (AS) students at Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) celebrated their achievements during GSDM’s annual Senior Weekend. Senior Weekend for the Class of 2017 kicked off on Friday, May 12th, with an ASDA Hour for the DMD students at Estragon in the South End and a graduation party for the DMD Advanced Standing students at Clery’s in Boston. Alumni, faculty, staff, friends, and... More

Annual Field Trip to GSDM a Great Success

May 30th, 2017

On May 17, 2017, a group of 93 third graders from Blackstone School in the South End learned about oral health and oral healthcare from students, faculty, and staff volunteers during the first of two annual field trips to the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). Coordinated by GSDM’s chapter of the Hispanic Student Dental Association (HSDA) and the Office of Global and Population Health—and staffed by 47 faculty, students and staff volunteers—the GSDM field trip allowed students to... More

GSDM Shines at 2017 American Association of Endodontists Annual Session

May 30th, 2017in Archives, Research, School News

Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) residents and alumni were a strong presence at the American Association of Endodontists (AAE) Annual Session, held April 26–29, 2017, in New Orleans, Louisiana. AAE 2017 set a new record as more than 4,000 members, guests and exhibitors attended the annual meeting in New Orleans. Cutting-edge 3-D surgery was one of the many highlights as Dr. Syngcuk Kim performed microscopic surgery on two patients “behind the curtains” while the audience viewed... More

Lauren Liebman DMD 18 Receives Pierre Fauchard Award

May 30th, 2017in Archives, Awards, School News

On May 15, 2017, Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter presented Lauren Liebman DMD 18 with the Pierre Fauchard Academy’s 2017 Foundation Dental Student Scholarship Award for her leadership and service to Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). Also present for the ceremony were; Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Dr. Cataldo Leone; Assistant Dean of Students Dr. Joseph Calabrese; and Lauren’s parents, Peter and Padmini Liebman. Every year, the Pierre Fauchard Academy awards the scholarship to a dental student... More

GSDM and Fellow Boston Institutions Honor Alpha Omega Senior Dental Students

May 16th, 2017in Archives, School News

Faculty, staff, and senior dental students from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) gathered together on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at the Courtyard Marriott in Cambridge, Massachusetts for the Boston AO Alumni Annual Spring Brunch. Graduating AO senior dental students from the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and the Harvard University School of Dental Medicine were also in attendance. Dr. Paula Friedman, Professor Emerita of General Dentistry, and Dr. Larry Dunham, Director of Diversity & Multicultural Affairs... More

Dr. David Dano Meets with U.S. Legislators to Discuss Oral Health

May 16th, 2017in Archives, School News

On Monday, April 24 and Tuesday, April 25, 2017 Dr. David Dano AEGD 12, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of General Dentistry, met with Senator Elizabeth Warren, as well as the staff members for Senator Edward Markey and Representative Katherine Clark to discuss the oral health care needs of Holocaust survivors. These meetings coincided with Holocaust Remembrance Day. More than 30 dentists from across the United States who provide pro-bono services via the Alpha Omega-Henry Schein Cares Holocaust Survivors Oral... More

GSDM Orthodontic Alumni Association Holds Reception at AAO 2017

May 16th, 2017in Alumni, Archives

On Saturday, April 22, 2017, the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GDSM) held an alumni reception during the Annual Session of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO).  The Conference took place from April 21 – 25, 2017 in San Diego, California, while the reception was held at the Marriott Marquis San Diego. Hosted by Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter, and Dr. Leslie Will, Anthony A. Gianelly Professor and Chair of the Department of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics, More

GSDM Alumna Receives Regional Dental Award in Brazil

May 16th, 2017in Archives, School News

On Wednesday, April 19, 2017, Dr. Debora Heller Douek DDS 16 M.Sc., Ph.D., received the Gaucho Highlight Award in Dentistry from the Regional Council of Dentistry for the state of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil. The award was presented to Dr. Heller during the Regional Council’s Golden Jubilee. Dr. Heller graduated with a Ph.D. in Oral Biology from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) in 2016. The award is intended for dentists in Brazil who have excelled... More