Category: People

Resident Spotlight: Dr. Jessica C. Williams DPH 23

Dr. Jessica C. Williams DPH 23 fell in love with dentistry when she volunteered at a community dental clinic during college – indeed, she fell in love with the idea of using dentistry to improve people’s lives. So when she recently received the Dr. Bessie E. Delaney Scholarship from the National Dental Association Foundation, it […]

Dr. Joseph Calabrese recognized with Title IX award

Dr. Joseph Calabrese DMD 91 AEGD 92 GERI 94, associate dean of students and clinical professor of General Dentistry, wears many hats at GSDM. But one of his most important, and potentially least heralded, roles is the school’s Deputy Title IX coordinator. Dr. Calabrese’s work in this area was recognized recently when he was awarded […]

DMD student wins American Dental Association essay contest

When Christine Kim DMD 24, returned home after a late night working in the lab recently, she opened her inbox to find some welcome news—that she had won first place in the American Dental Association’s (ADA) Health Literacy Essay Contest.   “It was really exciting,” Kim said of the news. “I was having a rough week….and […]

DMD AS student recognized for volunteer efforts during pandemic

In March 2020, as COVID-19 began to spread across the U.S., Daniel Ekoh DMD AS 23 had recently completed a master’s degree in public health.  Ekoh decided to put his experience in population health and epidemiology to work as a volunteer for the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Medical Reserve Corps (MRC), a force of dedicated volunteers […]

GSDM alumni and faculty author publications  

As it turns out, members of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community aren’t just oral health professionals—they’re also wordsmiths! Some alumni and faculty recently wrote and edited publications covering a wide variety of topics. Read on for more information about the newest books and publications to hit the shelves.   Geriatric Dental Medicine Joseph Calabrese DMD 91 AEGD […]

GSDM faculty member to co-lead Focused Research Program 

A Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) faculty member has received funding for a Focused Research Program (FRP) focusing on simulation modeling for population health through the Rafik B. Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science & Engineering at Boston University. The Hariri Institute for Computing’s Focused Research Programs (FRPs) support intensive, faculty-driven […]

Student Spotlight: Meet the Class of 2021

Every student from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine has a unique story—where they came from, what they’re doing here, and where they’re going next. The Class of 2021 is no exception. Out of about 200 predoctoral graduates, we chose nine students—a diverse group who came to Boston from all corners of the […]