Category: Archives

GSDM Takes Part in Top 6 Summit of Global Dental Education

From October 25 – 26, 2016, the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine was represented at the Top 6 Summit of Global Dental Education, during which a round table meeting followed by an open forum were held on Global Dental Education. The summit was hosted by Shanghai Jiaotong University College of Stomatology in Shanghai, […]

GSDM and University of Manchester Collaboration Official

On Friday, November 4, 2016, the International Elective Exchange Program between the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) and the University of Manchester School of Dentistry (UMSD), United Kingdom became official. In a signing ceremony attended by GSDM representatives Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter, Dr. Belinda Borrelli, Dr. Michelle Henshaw, and Dr. Maria Kukuruzinska, […]

GSDM Welcomes Dr. Jasmine Jenkins

Dr. Jasmine Jenkins AEGD 16, has joined the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) as a Clinical Associate. Dr. Jenkins is a California native and earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology from UCLA. Dr. Jenkins then moved to New England where she received her Doctor of Dental […]

Dr. Kukuruzinska Co-Chairs Session at the International Conference on Cancer Research and Targeted Therapy

On October 22, 2016, Dr. Maria Kukuruzinska represented the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) at the International Conference on Cancer Research and Targeted Therapy in Baltimore, Maryland. She co-chaired the Cancer Metastasis section with Dr. Gunnar Boysen, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, and gave a talk entitled “Targeting the Wnt/beta-catenin-N-glycosylation Axis […]

Dr. Cassis & AEGD Alumni Catch Up Overseas

Dr. John Cassis PROS 86 DMD 88, was invited to speak at the International Dental Meeting for the Lebanese Dental Association Beirut held on October 13, 2016, in Beirut, Lebanon. Dr. Cassis, Clinical Professor in the Department of Restorative Sciences & Biomaterials, Director of the Dental Health Center at 100 E. Newton Street and Post-Graduate […]

Etiology and Pathogenesis of Oral Cancer ARC Hosts Annual Symposium

By Jason Stevens On October 24, 2016, the Etiology and Pathology of Oral Cancer (EPOC) Affinity Research Collaborative (ARC) hosted its annual symposium. Six cancer researchers and clinicians presented on their current work and future opportunities to an audience of researchers, clinicians, residents and students. The Symposium opened with remarks from Dr. Maria Kukuruzinska, Associate […]

GSDM Welcomes Moaz Zanbarakji

Moaz Zanbarakji joins the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) as a Research Dental Assistant in the Office of Global and Population Health. He began on August 15, 2016. Prior to coming to GSDM, Zanbarakji worked in a private dental practice in Waltham, Massachusetts. There, he was responsible for taking digital and traditional […]

GSDM to Participate in Give Kids a Smile Day

On Saturday, November 19, 2016 the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) will be participating in the 15th Annual Give Kids a Smile Day, a nation-wide program sponsored by the American Dental Association (ADA), Henry Schein, Procter & Gamble, and DEXIS. In a collaborative effort with the Massachusetts Dental Society/Metropolitan District, Mt. Ida […]

Kelsey Wilcox Gives 2nd Grand Rounds Presentation

On Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Kelsey Wilcox DMD 17 delivered the second presentation in the 2016-2017 series of pre-doctoral Grand Rounds presentations to an audience of faculty and students at Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). Nearly 100 faculty, students, staff, family, and friends were in attendance for Wilcox’s presentation, which […]

Dr. Khiem Pham-Nguyen Promoted to Clinical Assistant Professor

Dr. Khiem Pham-Nguyen DMD 03, ORTHO 08 has been promoted from Clinical Instructor to Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). He has been a full-time member of the faculty at GSDM since 2009. Dr. Pham-Nguyen has completed all of his […]