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graduation 2015

Jubilant Candidates, Faculty, Families, and Friends Celebrate Graduation 2015

June 1, 2015

On June 1, 2015, the Class of 2015, including over 350 candidates for the degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery, the AAS and BS degrees in dental hygiene, Advanced Education Program certificates, MS degrees in clinical research, and the MS degree in biomaterials, saw their dreams come true as they received their degrees and certificates before an audience of approximately 3,000 people in The Theatre at Madison Square Garden. READ MORE >>>



CTOR fellows

CTOR Fellows’ Presentations Selected by European Orthodontic Society for Annual Conference

April 29, 2015

The 91st Congress of the European Orthodontic Society (EOS) has selected two oral presentations and nine poster presentations submitted by five current CTOR (Consortium for Translational Orthodontic Research) fellows and nine CTOR alumni, as well as by DDS students and postgraduate students in orthodontics at NYU, for its 2015 conference in Venice, Italy, from June 13 to 18. CTOR’s participation will be the largest by any group at the conference. READ MORE >>>


TIDE fellows

Five TIDE Fellows Publish Reviews in the Journal of Dental Education

April 16, 2015

Five participants in NYUCD’s Teaching in Dental Education (TIDE) Fellowship program have published reviews that appear in the April 2015 issue of the Journal of Dental Education (JDE). The five authors contributed to a new JDE feature that debuted in January 2015 called "Peer Education: Reviews of the Literature (PERLs)." READ MORE >>>

 


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Anatomy Club Dental Student Implant Workshop

On Sunday, March 29, 2015, the NYUCD Anatomy Club coordinated a highly successful implant dentistry workshop sponsored by Nobel Biocare at their facility in Mahwah, New Jersey. Forty-five DDS students participated. READ MORE >>>

 


Oral Cancer Walk

Register Now for the NYC Oral Cancer Walk, April 19, 2015!

April 1, 2015

The 10th annual NYC Oral Cancer Walk will take place on Sunday, April 19, 2015, starting at Commodore Barry Park (Flushing Avenue, corner of Navy Street, Brooklyn). Registration begins at 9 am, followed by welcoming ceremonies at 10 am, and the approximately four-mile walk begins at 11 am.

Students from NYU’s Colleges of Dentistry and Nursing, and from local chapters of the Student National Dental Association (SNDA), will partner with Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, Stony Brook Health Sciences Center, Rutgers University School of Dental Medicine, Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center, the Oral Cancer Foundation, the Oral Cancer Consortium, the NYU Oral Cancer Center, Colgate and other sponsors to help stamp out oral cancer. NYU’s dental office on wheels, Smiling Faces, Going Places, will be onsite to offer free oral cancer screenings.

For more information, including directions and transportation, please go to www.oralcancerwalknyc.org, where you can register for the event and/or sponsor a walker or one of the teams. The first 750 registered walkers will receive free T-shirts with the Oral Cancer Walk logo.

 


Dr. Rima Sehl

Office of Professional Development to Host Healthy Aging Week, April 6-10

March 29, 2015

The Office of Professional Development will host a series of lectures focusing on Healthy Aging the week of April 6-10, 2015. Open to faculty, staff and administrators, the lectures will address key issues in dealing with aging-related issues, both from a patient-care as well as a personal care perspective.
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NYUCD Wins First Place at NYU All-University Games

The talented students of NYUCD have won first place in the 17th Annual All-University Intramural Games. This is the first time that NYUCD has earned this distinction. The trophy signifying the students' achievement is on display in the Student Services Suite on the lobby level of the new building at 433 First Avenue. READ MORE >>>


JADE Winter 2015

New Issue of JADE Online Now: " 'Scoping Up' Dental Education to Address Scientific Uncertainty"

A new issue of NYUCD's online-only, open-access magazine, the Journal of the Academy of Distinguished Educators (JADE) is online now. READ MORE >>>


Dr. John T. McDevitt

Dr. John T. McDevitt Named Chairman, Department of Biomaterials and Biomimetics

Dr. John T. McDevitt, a pioneer in the development of "programmable bio-nano-chip" technologies, has been named chairman of the Department of Biomaterials and Biomimetics at New York University College of Dentistry. READ MORE >>>



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Dr. Stuart M. Hirsch to Receive Gies Award for Outstanding Achievement by a Dental Educator

December 10, 2014

Dr. Stuart M. Hirsch, vice dean for international initiatives and development, has been announced as the winner of the 2015 William J. Gies Award for Outstanding Achievement by a Dental Educator, part of the William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation, and Achievement sponsored by the American Dental Education Association (ADEA). READ MORE >>>




welcome week

2014-2015 School Year Off to a Great Start

September 12, 2014

Incoming DDS, postdoctoral, dental hygiene, and master's degree students were welcomed to NYUCD this fall with a spate of activities that featured remarks by NYU President John Sexton and College of Dentistry Dean Charles Bertolami, along with presentations on the Student Affairs Success Network, Community & Identity at NYUCD, Student Health & and Wellness, New York City Bus Tours, Ethics & Professionalism, Money Management, and Service & Engagement in the Global Community, among others. VIEW PHOTO GALLERY >>>

Cochrane Oral Health Group Video Features NYUCD Faculty
7/25/14

Faculty from throughout NYUCD are featured in a new video celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Cochrane Oral Health Group, part of the Cochrane Collaboration, an independent, not-for-profit consortium dedicated to providing up-to-date, accurate information about the effects of health care. READ MORE >>>

NYUCD's Maureen McAndrew Receives Prestigious Award from ADA
7/15/14

New York University College of Dentistry’s (NYUCD’s) Dr. Maureen McAndrew, Clinical Professor of Cariology and Comprehensive care and Senior Director of Professional Development, has been awarded the 2014 American Dental Association (ADA) Golden Apple Award for Inspiring Careers in Dental Education. READ MORE >>>

 

New Issue of Global Health Nexus Online Now
7/3/14

 

"Start Your Summer with a Smile": Sirius XM's Doctor Radio and NYUCD Team Up for Fourth Consecutive Year
6/24/14

For the fourth consecutive year, Dr. Mark Wolff, professor and chair of the Department of Cariology and Comprehensive Care and associate dean for predoctoral clinical education, hosted a weeklong series on oral health on Doctor Radio, the popular Sirius XM radio station which broadcasts health and medical information produced by the NYU Langone Medical Center. READ MORE >>>

 

NYU College of Dentistry and University of California San Francisco Researchers Develop a Framework for Monitoring Oral Cancer Development, Progression and Recurrence
6/10/14

Dr. Brian Schmidt and Dr. Donna Albertson and their team look at shifts in the composition of the oral microbiome, to potentially be promoters or causes of oral cancer. READ MORE >>>

 

Jubilant Candidates, Faculty, Families, and Friends Celebrate Graduation 2014
5/29/2014

On May 28, 2014, the Class of 2014, including over 350 candidates for the degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery, the AAS and BS degrees in dental hygiene, Advanced Education Program certificates, MS degrees and certificates in clinical research, and the MS degree in biomaterials, saw their dreams come true as they received their degrees and certificates before an audience of approximately 3,000 people in The Theatre at Madison Square Garden. READ MORE >>>

 

NYU Raises Nearly $62K for Oral Cancer Research
5/6/2014

On Sunday, April 27, 2014, oral cancer survivors and their families joined dental and nursing students, residents, and faculty of New York University Colleges of Dentistry and Nursing for New York City’s Ninth Annual Oral Cancer Walk to raise awareness of oral and pharyngeal cancer, a disease that kills over 8,000 American men and women each year. READ MORE >>>

 

Dr. David Johnsen, Dean, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, Presents Talk at NYUCD
4/29/2014

 

Dr. Donna Albertson and Colleagues Win Newcomb Cleveland Prize
4/1/2014

New York University College of Dentistry’s (NYUCD) Dr. Donna Albertson, a tenured professor of oral and maxillofacial Surgery and a member of the Bluestone Center for Clinical Research (BCCR) faculty and the NYU Oral Cancer Center (NYU OCC) faculty, has been awarded the American Academy for the Advancement of Science’ 2013 Newcomb Cleveland Prize for her co-authorship of an article, "The Connectome of a Decision-Making Neural Network," which appeared in the journal Science 27 July 2012. READ MORE >>>

 

NYUCD's Faster Braces Technology Featured on NY1 News
12/3/2013

NY1 News interviewed Cristina Teixeira, DMD, PhD, and one of the patients referred to the NYUCD Orthodontics Department for accelerated tooth movement treatment. READ MORE >>>

 

Dr. Deepak Saxena Discusses E-Cigarettes on the Leonard Lopate radio show on WNYC
12/2/2013

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Dr. Amr Moursi discusses thumb-sucking on ABC 7 News
10/25/2013

In a story by Dr. Jay Adlersberg on ABC 7 News, Amr Moursi, DDS, PhD, discusses options to deter older children from thumbsucking, which can cause misalignment of the teeth and jaw if the behavior continues for a prolonged period of time. READ MORE >>>

 

Class of 2015 Scores 100% Pass Rate on Part I of National Board Examinations
9/30/2013

I am delighted to share with you the news that the Class of 2015 has achieved a 100 percent first attempt pass rate on Part I of the National Board Dental Examinations. READ MORE >>>

 

Dr. Richard Niederman Named Chairman, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion
9/16/2013

Dr. Richard Niederman, a periodontist and an expert in evidence-based medicine and medical informatics, has been named chairman of the Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion and a tenured professor of epidemiology and health promotion at NYUCD. READ MORE >>>

 

Dr. Brian Schmidt named to the Mayday Pain and Society Fellowship for 2013-14
9/3/2013

September 3, 2013 The Mayday Fund today announced the selection of six experts in pain management to be Fellows of The Mayday Pain & Society Fellowship. READ MORE >>>

 

Dr. Mark Wolff Hosts Four-Part SiriusXM Doctor Radio Series on Oral Health
6/7/2013

Doctor Radio, the popular SiriusXM radio station which broadcasts health and medical information produced by the NYU Langone Medical Center, featured a four-part series on oral health hosted by Dr. Mark Wolff from May 28 - 31, 2013. READ MORE >>>

 

Research Days Feature Dr. William Maxiner and 31 Prize-Winning Students
5/15/2013

NYUCD's Annual Student Research Days, held on April 18 and 19, 2013, showcased outstanding work by NYUCD students in the clinical, basic, and behavioral sciences. READ MORE >>>

 

Eighth Annual NYU-Led Oral Cancer Awareness Walk Raises More than $50,000 to Help Stamp Out Oral Cancer
4/25/2013

On Sunday, April 21, 2013, oral cancer survivors and their families joined dental students from the NYU chapter of the Student National Dental Association (SNDA), residents, dental hygiene students, nursing students, faculty, and staff from the NYU Colleges of Dentistry and Nursing for the eighth annual NYC Oral Cancer Awareness Walk, which set out from the Kissena Park Velodrome in Queens for a four-mile walk, ending at Citi Field, home of the Mets. READ MORE >>>

 

Dr. Cristina Teixeira talks about faster braces on ABC 7 News
2/12/2013

In a story by Dr. Jay Adlersberg on ABC 7 News, Cristina Teixeira, DMD, PhD, explains the procedure at NYUCD that decreases the duration of time braces stay on an orthodontic patient's teeth. READ MORE >>>


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