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Students Reflect on Externship Experiences Part 1

February 8th, 2018in Archives, Community, School News

On Thursday, January 18, 2018 eight DMD students at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) gave presentations on their International Externship Exchange Program experiences in China, and India. Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter, Dr. Laisheng Chou, and Dr. Michelle Henshaw hosted the presentations. China Presentation Jaehyuk Choi DMD 18, Sloane Kaminski-Ditzel DMD 18, Michelle Poon DMD 18, and Thomas Santacroce DMD 18 spent three weeks abroad visiting at Peking University School of Stomatology in Beijing, the Fourth Military Medical University... More

Students Reflect on Externship Experiences Part 2

February 8th, 2018in Archives, Community, School News

On Friday, January 19, 2018 eight DMD students at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) gave presentations on their International Externship Exchange Program experiences in England, Japan, and Thailand. Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter, Dr. Laisheng Chou, and Dr. Michelle Henshaw hosted the presentations. England Bakr Amin DMD 18, Diala Chahine DMD 18, Sarah Kim DMD 18, and Caroline Michaels DMD 18 visited the University of Manchester (UoM) in the United Kingdom during the first two weeks of July, 2017. More

GSDM Alumna Named to Texas State Board of Dental Examiners

February 8th, 2018in Alumni, Archives

Kimberly Haynes-Reese DMD 09 AEGD 10 was recently named to the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners for a one-year term. She was appointed by Texas governor Greg Abbott, and is one of only three new appointees to the Board. The Mission of the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners is to protect the public’s health and safety and promote high quality and safe dental care by providing enforcement, licensing, peer assistance, and related information services to licensees and their patients. Dr. More

GSDM Volunteers at Yankee Dental Congress HIV Education Booth

February 1st, 2018in Archives, Community

Over the course of the three-day Yankee Dental Congress at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, 18 students from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) volunteered at the HIV Dental Work Group Booth. The students staffed the booth from January 25-27, 2018, alongside staff from the Boston Public Health Commission, as well as students from Harvard School of Dental Medicine and the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. This volunteer effort was organized by the GSDM Office... More

The Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine and The University of Manchester (UoM) Collaborative Awards its First Pilot Grant

February 1st, 2018in Archives, Research

The Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) and The University of Manchester (UofM) Collaborative has awarded a pilot grant to Dr. Russell Giordano and Dr. Nikolaos Silikas for their project proposal, Novel Polymer Infiltrated Ceramics. Dr. Giordano is Associate Professor and Director of Biomaterials in the Department of Restorative Sciences & Biomaterials at GSDM and Associate Professor in Materials Science and Engineering in the College of Engineering. Dr. Silikas is Postgraduate Research Director for the School... More

Special Meetings Held to Update Students/Residents Regarding the GSDM Addition / Renovation Construction Project

February 1st, 2018in Archives, School News

Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter hosted two special meetings for nearly 200 students and residents from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) regarding the upcoming Addition and Renovation Construction Project. Students and residents filled the 670 Albany Street auditorium during the evenings of January 22 – 23. 2018 to hear from various speakers from SmithGroupJJR Architectural Firm, Shawmut Design & Construction Inc., Compass Project Management, Inc. and GSDM.  The meeting covered a wide variety of project-specific topics, including:... More

Christmas in the City 2017 Again Shows GSDM’s Commitment to Service

January 23rd, 2018in Archives, Community

On Sunday, December 17, 2017, 42 members of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community volunteered at the annual Christmas in the City (CITC) event at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. This annual holiday celebration began as a small event for mothers and children in Boston area homeless shelters, but has now grown to over 5,000 attendees with 3,000 volunteers. This year’s Christmas in the City event featured a banquet, live entertainment, Santa, a Winter Wonderland with... More

GSDM Volunteers at the Healing Our Community Collaborative

January 23rd, 2018in Archives, Community

On Monday, January 8, 2018, 11 volunteers from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine volunteered at Every Smile Tells a Story event, sponsored by the Healing Our Community Collaborative (HOCC). HOCC strives to bring the most relevant health information and current health and wellness programming to women infected with, affected by or at risk for HIV. This volunteer event was organized in collaboration with the GSDM American Association of Public Health Dentistry (AAPHD) student chapter and the GSDM... More

Alpha Omega Hosts First in Series of Lunch and Learns

January 23rd, 2018in Archives, School News

On Tuesday, January 9, 2018, the Alpha Omega Beta Epsilon (AO) chapter at the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) hosted their first lecture in their newly formed “Lunch and Learn” series. The guest lecture series, held in the 670 Albany Street auditorium, was started by Stephen Brand DMD 19 and Sara Satin DMD 19, Co-Presidents of AO. Approximately 85 students, residents, and faculty were in attendance for the presentation, which focused on forensic odontology. Dr. Murray... More

GSDM Volunteers at First Ever Get Engaged with Your Dental Health Program

January 11th, 2018in Archives, Community

Three volunteers from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) volunteered at the pilot “Get Engaged with Your Dental Health Program” on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. The event was organized by the Engagement Center Pilot through the City of Boston and the Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC). Delaney Jorgensen DMD 18, Iris Chan (Sargent pre-dental), and Ms. Kathy Lituri, Oral Health Promotion Director represented GSDM and our chapter of the American Association of Public Health Dentistry (AAPHD), which also helped... More