Category: Community

First GDS Event a Held at Colombian Consolate

On Saturday, March 10, 2018, the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine participated in its first Global Days of Service event at the Consulate General of Colombia in Boston. The event, titled, “Healthy Smiles, Healthy Families, Sonrisas Saludables, Familias Saludables,” drew six volunteers from GSDM. Boston University’s Global Days of Service is an approximately […]

Global Days of Service 2018: A Preview

The Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) and Boston University as a whole has a long-standing dedication to community service and philanthropy. In pursuit of that mission, the Global Days of Service (GDS) is an annual program put on by the University aimed to inspire students, residents, faculty, and staff to give back […]

GSDM Volunteers for Tet In Boston 2018

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 […]

Students Reflect on Externship Experiences Part 1

On Thursday, January 18, 2018 eight DMD students at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) gave presentations on their International Externship Exchange Program experiences in China, and India. Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter, Dr. Laisheng Chou, and Dr. Michelle Henshaw hosted the presentations. China Presentation Jaehyuk Choi DMD 18, Sloane Kaminski-Ditzel DMD 18, […]

Students Reflect on Externship Experiences Part 2

On Friday, January 19, 2018 eight DMD students at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) gave presentations on their International Externship Exchange Program experiences in England, Japan, and Thailand. Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter, Dr. Laisheng Chou, and Dr. Michelle Henshaw hosted the presentations. England Bakr Amin DMD 18, Diala Chahine DMD 18, […]

GSDM Volunteers at Yankee Dental Congress HIV Education Booth

Over the course of the three-day Yankee Dental Congress at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, 18 students from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) volunteered at the HIV Dental Work Group Booth. The students staffed the booth from January 25-27, 2018, alongside staff from the Boston Public Health Commission, as well […]

Christmas in the City 2017 Again Shows GSDM’s Commitment to Service

On Sunday, December 17, 2017, 42 members of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community volunteered at the annual Christmas in the City (CITC) event at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. This annual holiday celebration began as a small event for mothers and children in Boston area homeless shelters, but has […]

GSDM Volunteers at the Healing Our Community Collaborative

On Monday, January 8, 2018, 11 volunteers from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine volunteered at Every Smile Tells a Story event, sponsored by the Healing Our Community Collaborative (HOCC). HOCC strives to bring the most relevant health information and current health and wellness programming to women infected with, affected by or at […]

GSDM Volunteers at First Ever Get Engaged with Your Dental Health Program

Three volunteers from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) volunteered at the pilot “Get Engaged with Your Dental Health Program” on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. The event was organized by the Engagement Center Pilot through the City of Boston and the Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC). Delaney Jorgensen DMD 18, Iris Chan (Sargent […]