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Celebrating Our Community
Congratulations to:
 


"Dr. Dean C. Vafiadis, Class of 1989, on running the 2009 New York City marathon to raise funds for St. Basil's Academy, a home for children in need; and for launching the “Dr. Dean Radio Show” on 91.5 WNYE FM. The program, “Talk ‘N Teeth,” debuted on January 16, 2010, featuring a discussion of stem cells and baby teeth."




'60s

Dr. Herbert Bader, Class of 1961, on authoring an article entitled "Antimicrobial Aspects of Inflammatory Suppression," for Dentistry Today.

'80s

Dr. Maxine Feinberg, Class of 1980, on being installed as a trustee of the American Dental Association.

Dr. Cynthia Gomez, Class of 1989, on participating in a pediatric dentistry outreach mission to Nepal sponsored by the Himalayan Dental Relief Project.

Dr. John R. Halikias, Class of 1985, on being elected General Chairman of the 2010 and 2011 Greater New York Dental Meetings.

Dr. Matthew J. Iwinski, Class of 1989, on receiving the Academy of General Dentistry Mastership Award, the highest honor presented by the AGD.

Dr. Barry Saltz, Class of 1984, on cochairing "Dentists Who Care for ME," an outreach event offering free dental cleanings, fillings, and extractions for underserved residents of Portland, Maine.

Dr. Dean C. Vafiadis, Class of 1989, on running the 2009 New York City marathon to raise funds for St. Basil's Academy, a home for children in need; and for launching the "Dr. Dean Radio Show" on 91.5 WNYE FM. The program, "Talk 'N Teeth," debuted on January 16, 2010, featuring a discussion of stem cells and baby teeth.

'90s

Dr. Bozena J. Kierski, Class of 1994, on receiving the Mastership Award, the highest honor presented by the Academy of General Dentistry.

'00s

Dr. Jan P. Gonzalo-Torres, Class of 2006, on his appointment as Clinical Director of the Oral Health Department at Callen-Lorde Community Health Center, New York City's only primary healthcare center serving the health needs of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities, as well as those living with HIV/AIDS.

Dr. Jose Nunez, Advanced Program for International Dentists in Orthodontics, '05, on presenting a lecture entitled "Orthodontics: An Opportunity in Latin America," at the 2009 annual meeting of Federación Odontológica Latinoamericana.

Dr. Dawn Weldon, Class of 2010, on receiving a New York State Dental Foundation Dean's Award.

NYUCD ALUMNI ON FACEBOOK

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