Category: Community

GSDM Volunteers at New England Muslim Festival 2017

On Sunday, September 17, 2017, 23 members of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine community volunteered at the second annual New England Muslim Festival. This event was led by the GSDM Muslim Student Association (MSA). The festival was held at the Cambridge Health Alliance in Malden, Massachusetts. In total, the group provided oral […]

Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Attendees Served by GSDM

The Annual Mid-Autumn Moon Festival took place on Saturday, September 16, 2017 in Dorchester, Massachusetts, and was yet another example of exemplary community service by the students and faculty of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). Seven predoctoral students, faculty, and a predental student spent their Saturday promoting oral health and representing […]

AAPHD Volunteers at Bay Cove Human Services Annual Wellness Fair

On Thursday, September 14, 2017, the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) chapter of the American Association of Public Health Dentists (AAPHD) volunteered at the annual Wellness Fair organized by Bay Cove Human Services. Six members of the GSDM community volunteered at the event held in Jamaica Plain. The Wellness Fair is held […]

GSDM AAWD Chapter Volunteers at Jimmy Fund Walk

On Sunday, September 24, 2017, 24 members of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community volunteered at the annual Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk. Since 1989, the Jimmy Fund Walk has raised more than $125 million for the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. This year, more than 9,300 walkers, 1,000 volunteers, 640 Dana […]

GSDM Volunteers at the Brazilian Independence Day Outdoor Festival

On Sunday, September 10, 2017, 30 members of the faculty, staff, and student body, and family members of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) volunteered at the Brazilian Independence Day Outdoor Festival, held at DCR Herter Park in Boston. The GSDM chapter of the Hispanic Student Dental Association (HSDA) led the organization […]

GSDM Volunteers at Stand Down Boston

On Friday, September 8, 2017, students and faculty from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) volunteered at Stand Down Greater Boston 2017, held at City Hall Plaza. This was the 12th consecutive year GSDM has participated in the Stand Down Greater Boston Event. Stand Down Greater Boston is an all-day event that […]

GSDM Volunteers at Mattapan Community Health Center’s Health Revival

On Saturday, September 9, 2017, 25 DMD/DMD Advanced Standing (AS) students and four faculty members from Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) volunteered at the Mattapan Community Health Center’s Health Revival event, held outdoors in Mattapan, MA. The volunteers from GSDM set up two areas at the Mattapan Community Health Center’s […]

GSDM Volunteers at Countdown to Kindergarten for 14th Consecutive Year

On Tuesday, August 29, 2017, students, residents, faculty and staff from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) volunteered at the 18th Countdown to Kindergarten event, held annually at Boston Children’s Museum. The GSDM volunteers engaged children in dental screenings and a variety of oral health activities and lessons. Countdown to Kindergarten is […]

GSDM Gives Back at Special Smiles Event at 2017 Special Olympics!

On Saturday, June 17, 2017, approximately 35 students, faculty, and staff from Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) participated in the Healthy Athletes® Special Smiles® initiative at the Special Olympics Massachusetts Summer Games at Harvard University’s Murr Center. More than 1,800 athletes from the Greater Boston area converged on Harvard University’s […]