Spring 1999 Issue
Table of Contents

Message from the Dean    
     
Scenes from Our Campus  
     
News from the College  
  NYUCD Names Its First Quality Assurance Officer  
  NYUCD Cosponsors Health Writers Briefing at National Press Club
  Clinical Research Center to Rise at NYUCD  
  NIDCR Staff Make Visits to NYUCD  
  Strategic Planning Initiative Gets Under Way    
  Examining the Genetic Roots of Tooth Development    
  NIDCR Director Harold Slavkin Presents Sackler Distinguished Lecture
  Bringing Care to the Dominican Republic  
  International Ceramics in Medicine Symposium Held at NYUCD  
  Recent Research Grants and Contracts  
     
Oral Cancer Detection: Practicing for Life  
       
Genes, Mutations, and Cancer: Possible Applications to the Prevention of Cancer of the Oral Cavity
   
Philanthropy in the News  
  NYUCD Salutes Its Benefactors  
  Mrs. Adele Block Honors Her Dentist  
  Dr. Abram I. Chasens Finances Student Aid  
  Dr. Gustav Durrer Dental Scholarship Established  
  Teaching of Alternate Delivery Systems and Managed Care Furthered
     
Applause! Applause! Faculty, Student, and Staff News    
  NYUCD Senior Receives Pierre Fauchard Academy Student Scholarship Award
  NYUCD Salutes Violet Winners   Click on Image to Enlarge
  Third Annual Dr. Bernard P. Tillis Award  
     
Focus on Alumni  
  Dr. Stuart M. Hirsch Honored  
  Implant Pioneers  
  Dean Michael C. Alfano Greets Alumni  
     
The Dental Educator, the Researcher, and the Philanthropist:
  The Future of Dentistry Depends on All Three