Category: Community

GSDM Community Tops 2015 Donation Totals During Giving Day 2016

On April 6, 2016, Giving Day 2016, a total of 324 members of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine community combined to donate approximately $60,000 to the School, placing GSDM fourth out of the 17 schools and colleges of Boston University for number of donors during Giving Day 2016. GSDM topped […]

GSDM Teams up With Tufts and Harvard to Combat Opioid Crisis

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker announced at a press conference on Thursday, February 11, 2016, that Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) will be working with Harvard University School of Dental Medicine and Tufts University School of Dental Medicine—in coordination with the Massachusetts Dental Society—to implement a first-in-the-nation set of dental education […]

GSDM Celebrates Five Years of Monthly Volunteering at Rosie’s Place

Five years ago, in March of 2011, GSDM students in the School’s chapter of the American Association of Women Dentists (AAWD), in coordination with GSDM Oral Health Promotion, created a program called “Woman to Woman,” in which GSDM students would visit Rosie’s Place, a sanctuary for homeless women in the South End, every month to […]

GSDM Gives Back at 30th Annual Charles C. Yancey Book Fair

A total of 10 Members of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community volunteered at the 30th Annual Charles C. Yancey Book Fair on Saturday, March 5, 2016, at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center on Tremont Street. The Annual Book Fair, which offers free books and entertainment for […]

GSDM Collects 592 Food Items for BMC Food Pantry

Three DMD students at Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) delivered 592 donated food items to the Boston Medical Center Preventive Food Pantry on Friday, March 4, 2016 on behalf of the students, residents, faculty and staff of GSDM. The food items were donated by members of the GSDM community during […]

GSDM Volunteers with Healing Our Community Collaborative

On Monday, January 11, 2016, 15 members of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community volunteered at the Old South Church on Boylston Street in Boston at the Women, Oral Health, HIV Connection event. The event is one of the monthly programs/luncheons sponsored by Healing Our Community Collaborative, Inc. (HOCC), […]

DMD 16 Students Provide Dental Care to Rural Hondurans

For five days in October 2015, Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) DMD 16 students Jennifer Ng and William Nguyen were in San Marcos, a town in rural Honduras, with a team of dental and medical professionals, providing oral health care to members of the local population. Ng and Nguyen’s externship to […]

Alpha Omega Holds Continuing Education Lecture

On December 14, 2015, approximately 50 members of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community joined the Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity at the Boston University Castle for a special continuing education lecture by Mr. Ryan Hollenbeck, 3D & CAD/CAM Specialist at Sirona Dental Systems. Mr. Hollenbeck’s lecture on December […]

GSDM ADSO Volunteers at Wang YMCA Holiday Party

On Sunday, December 6, 2015, nine members of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) Asian Dental Student Organization (ADSO) volunteered at the 2015 Wang YMCA Holiday Party, which took place at the Wang YMCA in Chinatown. The GSDM volunteers were organized by the GSDM ADSO in collaboration with GSDM’s Office […]

GSDM Lends a Hand at 2015 Father’s Family Fun Day

On Saturday, September 19, 2015, 15 members of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community volunteered at the 2015 Father’s Family Fun Day, which took place at Harambee Park in Dorchester. The mission of Father’s Family Fun Day is to highlight the importance of fatherhood by attempting to identify, engage, […]