Isabel Garcia, D.D.S., M.P.H., has been named Dean of the University of Florida College of Dentistry (UF COD). Dr. Garcia currently serves as the Deputy Director of the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR).
The professorship was established by Princeton, WV, residents Cynthia Branson, D.D.S., an orthodontist, and her husband Philip Branson, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon, who are both graduates of Northwestern University.
Maj. Gen. (Dr.) Roosevelt Allen was confirmed this year as the Commander, 79th Medical Wing, Joint Base Andrews, Maryland.
Dennis A. Mitchell, D.D.S., M.P.H., has taken the role of Columbia University College of Dental Medicine's Senior Associate Provost for Faculty Diversity and Inclusion.
David A. Felton, D.D.S., M.S., Dean of the West Virginia University School of Dentistry (WVU SOD), has stepped down and returned to a faculty position within the university system.
Dr. Reynolds, a 1986 graduate of UMSOD, has served as its Interim Dean since last year and has been with the school in various capacities for 18 years.
A 1979 alumnus of the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine (CWRU SDM) has been tapped to become its next dean on July 1.
His appointment, which is subject to approval by the University of Illinois Board of Trustees, is effective October 1, 2014.
Dr. Guthmiller appointed Dean of the UNMC College of Dentistry and Call for Nominations—2014 Norton M. Ross Award for Excellence.
Dr. Wilson has played a key role in the development of the school since joining ECU SDM in 2009.