|Nexus - Fall 2000 Issue|
The Pride of NYUCD
Dr. Abram W. Zasloff, Class of 1948, on being listed in the Guide to America’s Top Dentists, published by the Consumers’ Research Council of America.
Dr. Mark H. Friedman, Class of 1956, on being the principal investigator for a Westchester Medical Center Emergency Department acute headache study. The study was published in Headache Quarterly as “An Alternative Approach to Acute Headache Treatment: An Emergency Department Pilot Study.” Added congratulations to Dr. Friedman on authoring “The Craniocervical Connection: A Retrospective Analysis of 300 Whiplash Patients with Cervical and Temporomandibular Disorders” for the Journal of Craniofacial Practice.
Dr. Sheldon Winkler, Class of 1956, on being named senior editor of the Journal of Oral Implantology.
Dr. Vincent V. LaBruna, Class of 1958, on being elected a governor of the board of the Dental Association of the State of New York and a delegate to the American Dental Association.
Dr. Peter M. Di Fiore, Class of 1966, on his appointment as director of postgraduate endodontics at the UMDNJ New Jersey Dental School.
Dr. Ira M. Klemons, Class of 1972, on presenting a lecture on “Successful Treatment of Headaches and Facial Pain: 2000” at the Neurological Association of New Jersey and a lecture on “Managing Headache Pain” at the JFK Medical Center in Edison, New Jersey.
Dr. Richard D. Riva, Class of 1975, on his election as president of the New Jersey Dental Association.
Dr. Aida A. Chohayeb, Class of 1978, on coauthoring “Microleakage Comparison of Different Restorative Materials” for the Journal of Dental Research. (The article was also published in the Cairo Dental Journal.) Dr. Chohayeb also was recently appointed a visiting professor in the Department of Public Health of the College of Dentistry at Alexandria University in Egypt and a consultant for the World Health Organization of the Eastern Mediterranean Region.
Dr. David C. Reff, Class of 1983, on being appointed chairman of the new dental hygiene program at Middle Georgia State Technical College in Warner Robins, Georgia.
Dr. David J. Shuch, Class of 1983, on presenting a lecture entitled “An Introduction to Bioenergetic Dentistry” at the New York Academy of Oral Rehabilitation.
Dr. Graziano D. Giglio, Class of 1987, on his election as president of the American College of Prosthodontics—New York Section.
Dr. Andrew M. Sicklick, Class of 1999, on publishing an article entitled “Edward Hartley Angle—In Pursuit of Perfection" in the Journal of the History of Dentistry.