Dr. Sandhu announced that he will step down effective January 1, 2015.
Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell has approved the appointment of Rear Admiral Nicholas S. Makrides, D.M.D., M.A., M.P.H., to the position of Chief Dental Officer (CDO) of the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) with a subsequent temporary promotion to the rank of Assistant Surgeon General.
The National Dental Association (NDA) Board of Trustees announced at its fall meeting that NDA Past President Nathan Fletcher, D.D.S., will serve as Interim Executive Director, effective immediately.
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.
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.
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.
The Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) seeks
nominations to fill upcoming vacancies on review committees