Bulletin of Dental Education

Dr. Laurie McCauley, Dean of the University of Michigan SOD, Elected to National Academy of Medicine

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Dr. McCauley is U-M SOD’s second dean to be honored with membership in the NAM. She has served as Dean since 2013, and previously chaired the Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine (2002–2012).

Dr. Jeanne Sinkford Honored with ADA Distinguished Service Award

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When Dr. Jeanne Sinkford was a child, she didn’t know any women dentists, but knew she wanted a dental career. To honor  her lifelong commitment to ensuring that women and minorities are able to succeed, the ADA Board of Trustees will award Dr. Sinkford the ADA Distinguished Service Award at ADA 2015—America’s Dental Meeting. 

Announcing the 2015 Gies Awardees

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The Gies Awards, named after dental education pioneer William J. Gies, Ph.D., debuted in 2008 and honor individuals and organizations that exemplify the highest standards in oral health and dental education, research and leadership.

Dr. Jerold Goldberg Honored by CWRU with Distinguished Alumni Award

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Dr. Goldberg is an oral surgeon, scholar, author, educator and academic leader. He is highly respected by faculty, staff and students, and is the distinguished embodiment of talent at the university.

Jason Joo Receives ADI's Terry Tanaka Humanitarian Award

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The award honors the North American senior dental student who best exemplifies the humanitarian values and service to others for which the Academy of Dentistry International is known.

Colleen Davis Receives Scholarship from the National Health Service Corps

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The NHSC, a program of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, provides financial, professional and educational resources to medical, dental and mental and behavioral health care providers who bring their skills to areas of the United States with limited access to health care.

University of Pittsburgh Wins $11.8 Million to Study Cleft Lips and Palates

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The National Institutes of Health has awarded $11.8 million over five years to the University of Pittsburgh Center for Craniofacial and Dental Genetics (CCDG) to study the hereditary roots of cleft lips and palates.

Dr. Carol Gomez Summerhays Elected ADA President-elect

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An ADA member for 36 years, Dr. Summerhays is immediate past trustee of the ADA’s 13th District (California).

Dr. Brickle Awarded Inaugural Ann K. Johnson Community Health Spirit Award

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Colleen M. Brickle, Ed.D., RDH, RF, received this honor in special recognition of her contributions to improving health in Minnesota.

Last Chance to Submit Nominations for the Oscars of Dental Education

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Monday, October 27, is the final day to submit nominations for the William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation and Achievement.

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