A public memorial service has been planned for Connie L. Drisko, D.D.S., former Dean of Georgia Regents University College of Dental Medicine (GRU CDM). The service will take place on September 5, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. in the Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre on Georgia Regents University’s Summerville campus. Dr. Drisko died June 22 at Georgia Regents Medical Center after a short battle with acute myelogenous leukemia.
Dr. Drisko became the GRU CDM’s third Dean in 2003. After 10 years serving as Dean, she moved into a new role in the Office of Advancement, continuing her fundraising efforts and Co-directing the Executive Leadership Academy.
Donations in Dr. Drisko’s name can be made to Dick & Connie’s Kids, a fund to support the GRU CDM’s pediatric dentistry outreach programs and other efforts related to the oral health needs of children. Donations may be sent to:
Georgia Health Sciences Foundation
1120 15th Street, FI-1000
Augusta, GA 30912