Category: School News

GSDM community was all smiles during 2023 Yankee Dental Congress 

  The Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) community was thrilled to be attending the Yankee Dental Congress from January 26-28 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, with three days full of reuniting with former classmates and faculty in the alumni lounge, celebrating each other’s successes, and mingling at the […]

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 […]

GSDM welcomes back alums for 2022 Alumni Weekend

Almost 100 GSDM alumni turned out on a recent Friday night for the school’s first Alumni Weekend reception since 2019. The event featured a new location – the Omni Boston Hotel at the Seaport – and a new dean: Dean Cataldo W. Leone, who was named the school’s fourth permanent dean in November 2021. “Alumni […]

More than 200 students celebrated at annual White Coat Ceremony

More than 200 GSDM students donned their white coats for the first time on Friday, July 8, in front of cheering friends and family during the school’s annual White Coat Ceremony. The ceremony marks the half-way point in students’ dental school experience and celebrates their entrance into the school’s Patient Treatment Centers. Students from the […]

New students welcomed to GSDM during annual Professional Ceremony

More than 200 students were officially welcomed into the field of dentistry – and to the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine – during the school’s annual Professional Ceremony, held on July 29 on Talbot Green. The Professional Ceremony marks a student’s entry into dental school and signifies their commitment to promoting the integrity […]

GSDM and Nobel Biocare announce philanthropic partnership

Nobel Biocare and Boston University on Thursday agreed to a 10-year philanthropic partnership, effective July 1, 2022. Through this partnership, Nobel Biocare will provide $4 million ($400,000 per year) in products as an in-kind educational grant to the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) over the next decade. Students and residents at GSDM […]

Patient Seminar Series: Pemphigus and Pemphigoid

Imagine that you’ve just started the adventure of a lifetime, moving across the world to Australia and living a healthy life full of yoga, good food, and walks on the beach. Then, one day at brunch, you realize that your mouth feel different: You can lift a flap of your gums with your tongue. “It […]

GSDM celebrates first in-person commencement in three years

For the first time in three years, GSDM graduates were able to walk across the stage at the BU Track & Tennis Center and receive their diplomas and certificates in person to cheers and applause from the audience. The event capped a week of in-person events celebrating the Class of 2022, a welcome return to […]