Global Health Nexus, Winter 2003

Congratulations To


Dr. John Weintraub, 
Class of 1932, on the occasion of his 95th birthday.


Dr. Robert S. Klugman, 
Class of 1957, on the publication of his book entitled Prosthodontics in Clinical Practice. Dr. Klugman taught prosthodontics at NYU Dentistry from 1967 to 1975 and now lives in Israel.


Dr. Ronald A. Altman, 
Class of 1969, on being profiled in the Staten Island Advance on his 30th anniversary practicing dentistry on Staten Island.


Dr. Robert B. Raiber, 
Class of 1972, on being quoted in a Crain’s New York Business article on the burgeoning field of cosmetic dentistry.

Dr. Steven E. Schonfeld, 
Class of 1973, on becoming a member of the California Dental Association Board of Trustees, the Board of Directors of the California Society of Periodontists, a delegate to the American Dental Association House of Delegates, and a member of the ADA Council on Dental Education and Licensure.


Dr. Maxine Feinberg, 
Class of 1980, on being installed as the first female president of the New Jersey Dental Association.

Dr. Frank R. Leone,
Class of 1984, on being inducted as an associate fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.

Dr. Steven R. Schwartz,
Class of 1983, on being certified as an instructor in basic life support cardio- pulmonary resuscitation/automated external defibrillator (BLS CPR/AED).

Dr. Barry H. Stevens,
Class of 1988, on becoming a Fellow of the American College of Dentists.

Dr. Dean Vafiadis,
Class of 1989, and the Hellenic Student Dental Association, on establishing a children’s dental clinic near West Point. The clinic treats foster children housed at the Academy of St. Basil’s, under the supervision of the Greek Orthodox Church. Volunteers are badly needed. To serve as a volunteer at the clinic, contact Dr. Vafiadis at


Dr. Cheryl G. Robins,
Class of 1992, on becoming a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.