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News from the College
Renowned Dental Hygiene Textbook Author Visits NYUCD
 

Dr. Esther Wilkins (center) with 2005 graduates of the Dental Hygiene Program. From left: Ms. Lorymar Cruz-Sanchez, Ms. Rosemarie Scavello, Ms. Lucrezia Careccia, and Ms. Jaime DiMaio.
Dr. Esther Wilkins, a Clinical Professor of Periodontics at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and the author of Clinical Practice of the Dental Hygienist, one of the most widely used textbooks in the field, presented a lecture at NYUCD in February entitled "Maintenance Is Not Just Recall."

Dr. Wilkins was welcomed by faculty members who collaborated with her on an online guide for the book: Clinical Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene Rhoda Gladstone, Assistant Dean for Allied Health Programs Cheryl M. Westphal, Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Hygiene Su-yan Barrow, Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Hygiene Dr. Luisa Nappo-Dattoma, and Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Hygiene Lisa B. Stefanou.