Dentistry in the News - January 2011

A front-page November 22, 2010, New York Times article raised concerns about children's exposure to radiation during oral examinations. ADEA member Dr. John B. Ludlow, Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is one of the experts on dental radiation quoted in the article.

Around the Dental Education Community - January 2011

A high prevalence of neck and back pain among practicing dentists and dental hygienists has prompted Dr. Christian S. Stohler, D.M.D., Dean of the University of Maryland Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, to renew its focus on teaching ergonomics in the dental education curriculum.

January 2011 Kudos

Dr. Robert J. Hinton, Professor and Director of Undergraduate Teaching and Faculty Mentoring in the Department of Biomedical Sciences at Baylor College of Dentistry, has been named a recipient of the Texas A&M University System Regents Professor Award. The award is given annually by the A&M System's Board of Regents in recognition of exemplary contributions to their university or agency and the people of Texas.

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