Bulletin of Dental Education

October 2011 Transitions

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Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) has announced the appointment of Woosung Sohn, D.D.S., Ph.D., Dr.P.H., as the school’s new Director of the Division of Dental Public Health and as Program Director of the Advanced Education Program in Dental Public Health.

September 2011 Transitions

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Dr. Judith A. Buchanan, a Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, has been appointed Interim Dean of the school. Dr. Buchanan, who was recruited to Minnesota from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, where she was Academic Dean from 1997 to 2005, is an expert in dental accreditation and virtual technology and curricula.

August 2011 Transitions

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Dr. William H. Crawford, Jr., former Dean of University of Southern California Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, died on June 18, 2011. Dr. Crawford was named Dean in 1977 and served in that position until 1990. During his 13 years of leadership, the school underwent several changes, including renovations to the Norris Dental Science Center, the creation of the Special Patients Clinic and the Sterilizer Monitoring Service, and the opening of the Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology on the Health Sciences campus.

July 2011 Transitions

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Dr. Lawrence E. Wolinsky has been appointed as Dean of Baylor College of Dentistry and officially begins his service on September 1, 2011. Dr. Wolinsky is currently the Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Personnel at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Dentistry and has served for 30 years with UCLA in research, teaching, and administrative roles.

June 2011 Transitions

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Patrick M. Lloyd, D.D.S., has been named as the new Dean of The Ohio State University (OSU) College of Dentistry. Dr. Lloyd is currently Dean of University of Minnesota School of Dentistry; he will begin his new position at OSU on August 1, 2011.

May 2011 Transitions

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Dr. Marita R. Inglehart has been appointed Associate Editor of the Journal of Dental Education (JDE), the premier scholarly journal for academic dentistry published by the American Dental Education Association (ADEA).

April 2011 Transitions

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Creighton University has named Mark A. Latta, D.M.D., M.S., Associate Dean for Research and Professor of General Dentistry, as Dean of the School of Dentistry effective July 1, 2011. Dr. Latta, who has been on the Creighton faculty since 1995, becomes the 18th dean of the school since its founding in 1905. He succeeds Wayne W. Barkmeier, D.D.S., M.S., who will support the transition and continue as a Professor of General Dentistry.

March 2011 Transitions

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Dr. Jane A. Weintraub has been appointed as the new Dean of the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry. She was selected after a national search, and her appointment was approved by the University's Board of Trustees at the end of January. She begins on July 1, 2011.

January 2011 Transitions

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Dr. David C. Sarrett has been appointed as the new Dean of Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Dentistry. He has been serving as the school's Interim Dean since early 2010 and is currently an Associate Editor for the Journal of the American Dental Association. Dr. Sarrett will continue to serve as the Associate Vice President for Health Sciences at VCU until a search is completed for his replacement.

February 2010 Transitions

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