Two GSDM Professors Publish Papers in Special Issue of Journal of Pediatric Dentistry

October 27, 2015 in Archives, People, School News

In June 2015, Dr. Belinda Borrelli and Dr. Raul Garcia were published in a special issue of the Journal of Pediatric Dentistry, which is the official publication of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Borrelli is a Professor in the Department of Health Policy & Health Services Research and Director of Behavioral Science Research, and Dr. Garcia is a Professor and… More

Dr. Paul Farsai Elected to ACD Board

October 27, 2015 in Archives, Awards, People

Associate Professor in the Department of General Dentistry Dr. Paul Farsai was recently elected to the Board of Directors for Regency 1 of the American College of Dentists (ACD). Dr. Farsai has served as a Fellow with the ACD since 2006. The ACD was founded in Boston in 1920 to evaluate the standards of dentistry, encourage graduate study, and to grant Fellowship to those who have done meritorious work. Since its founding, ACD has grown into a multinational organization with… More

Two GSDM Faculty Members Edit Second Edition Of Oral Surgery Textbook

October 27, 2015 in Archives, People, School News

Two Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) faculty members—Dr. Pushkar Mehra and Dr. Richard D’Innocenzo—edited the second edition of the Manual of Minor Oral Surgery for the General Dentist. Dr. Mehra is Professor and Chair of the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Associate Dean for Hospital Affairs. Dr. D’Innocenzo is Clinical Professor and Director of Pre-doctoral Education in the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, and Vice Chairman of Dentistry and Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery… More

Applied Strategic Planning Committee Holds 2015 Meeting

October 20, 2015 in Archives, People, School News

On August 18, 2015, the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine’s (GSDM) Applied Strategic Planning Committee held its most recent meeting, at which the committee members discussed the various accomplishments since the creation of the Applied Strategic Plan’s (ASP) in 2011. At the meeting on August 18, the ASP Committee reviewed its goals and updated them in order to accurately portray the progress the committee has made with each goal. Many accomplishments have been made in the… More

Author Pens New Book on Life of Henry M. Goldman

October 20, 2015 in Archives, People, School News

While the story of Dr. Henry Maurice Goldman and the founding of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) is well-known by those in the GSDM community, a new book seeks to inform the general public about Dr. Goldman’s legacy as well. The book, written by author and Periodontist Dr. Robert Allyn Goldman SMD 71 (nephew of Henry Maurice Goldman), is called Henry Maurice Goldman Dental Educator and Pioneer. It is a 360 page book—published this… More

Dean’s Office Announces Promotions

October 15, 2015 in Archives, Awards, People, School News

As the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) continues to implement its Applied Strategic Plan (ASP), ongoing efforts are focused on Goal 8; to recruit, develop, and retain excellent and diverse faculty and staff. “Please join me in congratulating your colleagues on their promotions and outstanding efforts on behalf of GSDM,” said Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter. The Office of the Dean is pleased to announce the following FY16 staff promotions: Roslyn George: Ms. George has been promoted to… More

Dr. Athanasios Zavras Published Twice This Summer

October 15, 2015 in Archives, People, School News

Professor and Chair of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) Dr. Athanasios Zavras had two articles published this summer, one in Pediatric Dentistry, the official publication of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and one in The Journal of Oral Diseases. The article in Pediatric Dentistry, “Cost benefit analysis of the age one ental visit for the Privately Insured,” was authored with Dr. Kolstad and Dr. Yook, who work… More

GSDM Community Comes Together For Alumni Reception

October 6, 2015 in Alumni, Archives, Community, People

At the Four Seasons Hotel on the night of Friday, September 25, 2015 more than 100 alumni, faculty, students and guests from the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community came together to reminisce and reconnect during a special GSDM Alumni Weekend Reception, which was just one of many events taking place across the broader BU campus during the 2015 Alumni Weekend—taking place from September 24 to 27. At 7 p.m. on Friday, September 25, alumni… More

Dean’s Advisory Board and Alumni Board Meet

October 6, 2015 in Alumni, Archives, People, School News

On Friday, September 25, during the 2015 Boston University Alumni Weekend, both the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) Dean’s Advisory Board and the GSDM Alumni Association Board met to talk about new developments at GSDM. Dean’s Advisory board Meeting first, from 8:15 a.m. to 3:50 p.m. was the Dean’s Advisory Board. After a welcome from Dean’s Advisory Board Chair Dr. David Lustbader CAS 86 DMD 86, Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter gave a school update in… More

Dr. Sok-Ja Janket Attends Inaugural Workshop in Genetic Epidemiology and Functional Genomics

August 31, 2015 in Archives, People, School News

Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) Research Associate Professor in the Department of General Dentistry Dr. Sok-Ja Janket attended the inaugural Genetic Epidemiology and Functional Genomics workshop at the Boston University Medical Campus from July 5 through 8. This event was hosted by the Framingham Heart Study, the Center for Translational Epidemiology and Comparative Effectiveness Research, and the Section of Preventative Medicine and Epidemiology at Boston University School of Medicine. At the workshop, Dr. Janket was… More

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