News & Announcements

June is Pride Month: A Look at the Past, Present, and Future of Identifying as LGBTQ+ at GSDM 

June 28th, 2023

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ+) Pride Month is more than a celebration – it is also a history lesson. In recognition of LGBTQ+ Pride Month, we reached out via GSDM LGBTQ+ organizations and Development & Alumni Relations, hoping to speak with members of GSDM community who identify themselves as LGBTQ+ to discuss the “past, present, and future” of what it means to be LGBTQ+ at GSDM. Ultimately, we spoke with seven GSDM community members – students, staff, faculty, and alum alike – and here’s what they had to say. More

Real Patients, Real Stories: Mother and Daughter with Dentinogenesis Imperfecta Share Their Experiences as Part of GSDM Rare Patient Seminar Series

June 9th, 2023

In the latest GSDM Rare Patient Seminar Series, Criss Quigley and Ann Quigley, a mother and daughter duo who both have the rare dental disease dentinogenesis imperfecta, spoke to GSDM students about their lives with the disease and the legislative change they are hoping to obtain. The seminar series was created by Clinical Associate Professor Dr. Yoshiyuki Mochida in order to humanize uncommon oral-related diseases, giving dental students a one-of-a-kind exposure to real patients. More

Get Ready to Cook! New GSDM Student Cultural Cookbook is a work-in-progress

April 6th, 2023

Leah Ahdoot DMD 25, American Student Dental Association chair of diversity and inclusion, was looking for new and innovative ways to showcase the many cultures among the school’s student body, when she had a vision: Why not ask dental students to submit their personal recipes to create a cultural cookbook.   More