Dr. Cohlmia recently served as Assistant Dean for Patient Care and Director of the Comprehensive Care Dental Program.
Anton S. Gotlieb, D.D.S., M.S., the current Executive Associate Dean at LECOM SDM, has been appointed as Acting Dean as of January 1, 2015.
Dr. Rouse is widely esteemed as the first African American to serve as President of ADEA. Dr. Rouse also chaired the ADEA Council of Deans and served as one of the four ADEA commissioners on the Commission of Dental Accreditation.
The National Dental Association has 48 chapters in the United States, Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean, representing 6,000 minority dentists.
Dr. Shi comes to Penn Dental Medicine from the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of the University of Southern California (OSD USC), where he served as Professor within the Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology.
The Offices of the President and Vice President for Research at the University of Utah are pleased to announce the appointment of Rena D’Souza, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D., as Associate Vice Provost for Research.
Dr. D’Souza will be returning to the faculty. Glen R. Hanson, Ph.D., D.D.S. has been appointed to serve as Interim Dean.
Dr. Sandhu announced that he will step down effective January 1, 2015.