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Dr. Claire Chang Accepts Group Practice Leader Position for Practice Six

On Friday, June 24, 2016, Dr. David Russell, Assistant Dean for Patient Care, Director of the Group Practice Experience and Team Leadership, and Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of General Dentistry, announced that Dr. Claire Chang, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Restorative Sciences & Biomaterials, had accepted the position of Group Practice […]

GSDM Researchers Published in Clinical & Experimental Metastasis

Four Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) researchers published a paper titled, “Bone microenvironment-mediated resistance of cancer cells to bisphosphonates and impact on bone osteocytes/stem cells,” in Clinical & Experimental Metastasis in May. The paper was authored by Abeer Alasmari DSc 17; Shish-Chun Lin MSc 15; Dr. Serge Dibart, Professor and […]

Three OMFS faculty appointed to MSOMS Executive Leadership Positions

Three faculty members of Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery were elected to volunteer administrative positions in the Massachusetts Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (MSOMS). Dr. Richard D’Innocenzo, Clinical  Professor and Director of Pre-doctoral OMFS Education, was elected to president; Dr. Pushkar Mehra, Professor […]

Department of Pediatric Dentistry Holds Graduation Dinner

A total of 55 people attended a dinner recognizing graduating residents of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) Advanced Specialty Education Program in Pediatric Dentistry on Tuesday, June 21, 2016, in the Metcalf Trustee Ballroom. The 2016 Pediatric Dentistry graduates are: Gursimran Ahluwalia; Maria Al Ismail; Stephanie Altongy; Anna Azar; […]

GSDM Holds Faculty and Staff Meeting

On Tuesday, June 14, 2016, faculty and staff at Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) gathered in the auditorium at 670 Albany Street for the GSDM spring/summer Faculty and Staff Meeting. Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter started the meeting by welcoming the nearly 150 faculty and staff in attendance. He then asked […]

Muslim Student Association Holds Ramadan Iftar Dinner

The Muslim Student Association (MSA) at Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) held a special Ramadan Iftar Dinner on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 in the Hiebert Lounge. The dinner was attended by more than 80 members of the GSDM community. “The Ramadan Iftar dinner was an opportunity to unite the entire […]

Two GSDM Faculty Members Promoted to New Positions

Two GSDM faculty members— Dr. Eric Mandelbaum and Dr. Manuel Garcia —received academic promotions in their respective departments. Dr. Mandelbaum is in the Department of General Dentistry, and Dr. Garcia is in the Department of Restorative Sciences & Biomaterials. Dr. Eric Mandelbaum has been promoted from Clinical Instructor to Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department […]

Field Trip to GSDM – Round Two!

On June 15, 2016, a group of 101 third graders from Blackstone School in the South End learned about oral health and oral healthcare by student, faculty, and staff volunteers during the second of two annual field trips to GSDM. Coordinated by GSDM’s chapter of the Hispanic Student Dental Association (HSDA) and the Office of […]

Field Trip to GSDM!

A group of 61 second graders from Orchard Gardens K-8 Pilot School in Roxbury learned about oral health and oral healthcare by student, faculty, and staff volunteers during an annual field trip to GSDM. Coordinated by GSDM’s chapter of the Student National Dental Association (SNDA) and the Office of Global and Population Health—and staffed by […]