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GSDM Addition/Renovation Construction Project Featured in BU Today

March 1st, 2018in Archives

A rendering of the completed Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine. Images courtesy of SmithGroupJJR By Amy Laskowskishare it!4 The Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine is about to undergo a three-year, $112 million renovation The building facade will be redone, and its interior mostly gutted and reconfigured No disruption to classes or patient care is expected A major three-year, $112 million renovation of Boston University’s Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine is expected to begin shortly, and when it’s... More

Valerie LaScala Delivers Third Grand Rounds Presentation

February 28th, 2018in Archives

On Wednesday, January 31, 2018, Valerie LaScala DMD 18 gave the third Grand Rounds presentation of the academic year at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). Dr. Carl McManama, Professor in general Dentistry, moderates all Grand Rounds presentations, which showcases students’ treatment plans from their 10-week Externship rotation. The students that are is selected to present their respective cases in a Grand Rounds format is chosen based upon the quality of their case and the accompanying documentation. Ms. More

GSDM Volunteers for Tet In Boston 2018

February 28th, 2018in Archives, Community

On Sunday, February 18, 2018, nine volunteers from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) served their community by volunteering at the 2018 Tet In Boston Festival. The annual event, held at Boston College High School, drew about 7,000 attendees to celebrate the new lunar year and preserve and promote Vietnamese-American culture. This year, Mayor Marty Walsh stopped by the festivities. The GSDM chapter of the Asian Dental Student Association (ADSO) volunteers at this event in collaboration with the... More

GSDM Faculty & Staff Members Honored at 2018 Yankee Dental Congress

February 28th, 2018in Archives, Awards

On Wednesday, January 24, 2018, two Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) long-time employees were honored at the 2018 Presidential Awards at the Yankee Dental Congress (YDC). Mrs. Roberta Flynn received the Elizabeth A. Baer Achievement Award, and Ms. Kathy Lituri received the Volunteer Award for Auxiliaries. Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter personally honored Mrs. Flynn and Ms. Lituri in his office on February 15, 2018. Roberta Flynn, currently a Dental Assistant at GSDM, has been a Certified Dental Assistant for... More

Director of NIDCR, Dr. Martha Somerman, to Speak at GSDM Science Day 2018

February 28th, 2018in Archives, Research

Science Day at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) is an annual event, highlighting and showing research from pre-doctoral and post-doctoral students and fellows. This year’s Science Day, which will be held on Thursday, March 15th, 2018, features a particularly distinguished keynote speaker, Martha J. Somerman, DDS, PhD. Dr. Somerman, Director of the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), who will be presenting a talk on “NIDCR: Catalyzing Research & Innovation.” Dr. Somerman has served as... More

GSDM Shines at Yankee Dental Congress 2018

February 20th, 2018in Archives, School News

From January 24 – 28, 2018, the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC) in the Seaport area of Boston was bustling with dental professionals from across the country at the 43rd Annual Yankee Dental Congress (YDC). The YDC is the largest dental meeting in New England, and the third largest meeting in the United States. The four-day conference features continuing education courses, lectures, events, and the ever-popular Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) Alumni Reception. Director of Alumni Relations &... More

GSDM Community Comes Together for Alumni Reception at 2018 Yankee Dental Congress

February 20th, 2018in Alumni, Archives, School News

On Friday, January 26, 2018, nearly 500 alumni, faculty, staff, residents, students, guests and friends of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) mingled in the Plaza Ballroom of the Seaport Hotel as they attended the 2018 GSDM Alumni Reception at the 43rd annual Yankee Dental Congress. As always, the annual reception provided members of the GSDM community the opportunity to relax and catch up with their fellow colleagues, alumni and friends. The reception featured various hors... More

Four GSDM Alumni Named to MDS “Ten Under 10” at Yankee Dental Congress

February 20th, 2018in Archives, School News

On Saturday, January 27, 2018, four alumni of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) were named to the prestigious “Ten Under 10” program by the Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS). Dr. David Lustbader CAS 86 DMD 86, Chair of the GSDM Dean’s Advisory Board and President of the Massachusetts Dental Society, announced the names of Dr. Yonathon Dassa DMD 14, Andrew Mancini DMD 15, Mike Mayr DMD 16, and Paul Nardi DMD 13 as the four GSDM honorees. Dr. More

Students and Residents Present and Win at Yankee Dental Congress Research Poster Presentations

February 20th, 2018in Archives, Research, School News

By Jason Stevens Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) students had a strong showing at the 2018 Yankee Dental Congress. Eight GSDM students presented their research posters at the Yankee Dental Congress’s Student Day on Saturday, January 27, 2018. The group consisted of six postdoctoral students and two predoctoral students. Out of all the dental schools in attendance, GSDM had the largest number of students presenting. Dr. Alaa Alqutub PERIO 18 won the First Prize in the Postdoctoral Research poster... More

American College of Dentists Senior Student Awards

February 20th, 2018in Archives, School News

On Saturday, January 27, 2018, the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) was represented at the American College of Dentists (ACD) Senior Awards Brunch by Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter, and our honoree, Scott Jegard DMD 18. In introducing Mr. Jegard as the Senior Award recipient from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Dean Hutter informed the audience that he had graduated from the University of Calgary with a Bachelor of Science degree in 2014. After coming to... More