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Three GSDM Alums Recognized by MDS Journal

September 6th, 2017in Alumni, Archives

Three alumni from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) were recognized by the Journal of the Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS) as part of their “Ten Under 10” group. This recognition is for MDS member dentists who have been in the profession for ten years or less, and show enthusiasm for the profession, organized dentistry, and caring for their patients. The MDS Journal has been compiling this list since 2005. To qualify, dentists must have graduated from dental school... More

DMD 20 APEX Students Present Research

September 6th, 2017in Archives, Research

On August 14, 2017, DMD 20 students at Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) presented on their research from their APEX (Applied Professional Experience) rotations. They were joined by Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter, faculty researchers and mentors, as well as their fellow students, and explored a diverse range of topics from literature reviews to basic science. Associate Dean for Research and Professor in the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, Dr. Maria Kukuruzinska, welcomed everyone to... More

University of Manchester Visits GSDM

August 30th, 2017in Archives, School News

On Tuesday, August 1, 2017, students and one faculty member from the University of Manchester School of Dentistry (UoM) presented information about their school and culture to an audience of about 80 faculty, staff, students/residents in room G-701 at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). The group was part of the first cohort of UoM students and faculty visiting GSDM as part of our International Externship Exchange Program. The group visited GSDM and Boston from July 29 – August... More

GSDM 2017 Staff Promotions

August 30th, 2017in Archives, School News

The Office of the Dean is pleased to announce the following FY18 staff promotions. Please join us in congratulating your colleagues on their promotions and outstanding efforts. Ferida Demir: Ms. Demir began working at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2011 as an Orthodontic Dental Assistant, at the Dental Health Center at 930 Commonwealth Avenue. She has been promoted to Senior Assistant Coordinator, at the Dental Health Center, where she will continue to report into Gordana Mujcin, Clinic... More

GSDM Launches “Go Goldman” App

August 30th, 2017in Archives, School News

This month, the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) continued to be on the cutting edge of technology by launching its first cell phone app specifically for dental students, titled, “GoGoldman”.  GSDM is currently the only dental school in the country using this kind of app, according to the design partner, Guidebook. GoGoldman is intended to serve as a one-stop-shop for information for students throughout the course of their dental education. It’s first successful deployment and usage could... More

Highlights from Orientation 2017

August 23rd, 2017in Archives, School News

Day 1 On Monday, July 24, 2017 incoming students in the Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) Class of 2021 and Doctor of Dental Medicine Advanced Standing (DMD AS) Class of 2019 were introduced to the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) as they began their Orientation Program.  After a hearty breakfast in the BUSM Hiebert Lounge, the students assembled in the Keefer Auditorium where Ms. Erica Manczuk, GSDM Associate Director of Student Affairs introduced the respective Student... More

GSDM Holds 2017 Predoctoral Professional Ceremony

August 23rd, 2017in Archives, School News

On Friday, July 28, 2017 at 11 a.m., the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community gathered together on the Talbot Green to take part in the 2017 Professional Ceremony where DMD 21 and DMD AS 19 students along with family and friends marked the end of their first week of orientation and one of the most significant events in their educational careers. Dr. Joseph Calabrese DMD 91 AEGD 92, Assistant Dean of Students was first to the podium... More

GSDM Faculty, Staff and Students/Residents Enjoy the Annual GSDM Ice Cream Social

August 23rd, 2017in Archives, School News

Dean and Mrs. Jeffrey W. Hutter hosted the ninth annual Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) Faculty and Staff Ice Cream Social on the outdoor patio adjacent to the School on Monday, July 31, 2017. Faculty, staff and students/residents mingled and sampled a variety of ice cream flavors from Giffords Ice Cream and various toppings as they created their unique sundaes. The flavors of choice for this year’s Ice Cream Social were chocolate, mint chocolate chip, vanilla, More

Dr. Haitem Naas Receives the John W. Stanford New Investigator Award

August 23rd, 2017in Alumni, School News

Dr. Haitem Naas DMD AS 18 has been named the 2016 honoree of the John W. Stanford New Investigator Award. His research aims ultimately to integrate porcelain-fused-to-metal restorations to the computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing system. The ADA Council on Scientific Affairs selected Dr. Haitem Naas for the award in recognition of his research project titled "Effect of Surface Treatment on Porcelain Bond Strength to Titanium." "Results of this study have shown that sandblasting, in combination with gold or titanium nitride coatings... More

GSDM Welcomes Dr. Vasiliki Maseli

August 16th, 2017in Archives, School News

The Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) is pleased to welcome Dr. Vasiliki Maseli to the Department of General Dentistry, where she will serve as a Clinical Associate.  Dr. Maseli began her tenure on June 18, 2017. In her new role, Dr. Maseli will oversee all facets of student work in clinical settings. She will teach first and second year DMD students in the Simulation Learning Center beginning in September, and is currently instructing our third and fourth year... More