With only 10 students admitted each year, the State Fair Community College (SFCC) Dental Hygiene program in Sedalia, MO, may be a small program, but the value of services they provide to the surrounding community is immeasurable.
The Midwestern University Foundation has launched a new loan program for its graduate health professions students, which will reduce costs to borrowers and help them better manage their educational debt.
Service learning is an integral part of the dental hygiene program at Tunxis Community College with service learning projects in Connecticut, nationwide within the Navajo and Lakota tribes, and internationally.
Dexter A. Woods, D.D.S., has been appointed Dean of HU COD. He succeeds Dr. Leo E. Rouse who served as Dean of the College of Dentistry since 2004.
Colonel Douglas D. Lancaster, D.M.D.,
Dental Corps, has been appointed the incoming Dean of the Army Postgraduate Dental School,
effective August 19, 2015.
Patrick J. Ferrillo, Jr., D.D.S., is stepping down as Dean at Pacific Dugoni. Dr. Ferrillo will now begin a sabbatical year.
SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor of Periodontics and Endodontics, Joseph J. Zambon, D.D.S., Ph.D., has been named Acting Dean of UB SDM.
Karl-Åke H. Omnell, D.D.S., Ph.D., former Dean of UW SOD, passed away at his home on Camano Island in Washington.