Happiness was a winning
Research Day presentation for dental students and their faculty advisers
who participated in NYUCDs annual Research Day program in April.
David Wu, 02, won both the ADA Dentsply Student Research Award and
the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Omega Chapter Award for Outstanding Poster in
Basic Science. Davids advisers for the OKU Award were Dr. Kathleen
Walsh Kinnally, professor of basic science and craniofacial biology, who
also won the Outstanding Poster by a Faculty Member Award, and Dr. Peter
Sacks, an associate professor of basic science and craniofacial biology.
The Outstanding Poster in Clinical Science Award went to Onir Leshem,
01, whose advisers were Dr. Stephanie Russell, assistant professor
of epidemiology and health promotion, and Dr. Robert Boylan, associate
professor of basic science and craniofacial biology. Three third-year
students in the Advanced Education Program in Endodontics, Roy Hayashi,
Dana Ann Lombardo, and Brian Joseph Licari, shared the Deans Research
Award for Outstanding Postgraduate Poster. Their advisers were Dr. Jane
McCutcheon, assistant professor of basic science and craniofacial biology,
and Dr. Paul A. Rosenberg, professor and chairman of the Dr. I.N. and
Sally Quartararo Department of Endodontics, director of the Advanced Education
Program in Endodontics, and associate dean for postgraduate programs.
Wu, '02, makes a point to Dr. Ron Craig