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2014 ADEA Conference: Starring TUSDM

Posted: April 4th, 2014

TUSDM staff, faculty and students recently traveled to the 2014 American Dental Education Association (ADEA) Annual Session and Exhibition, which took place March 15 – 18. Nearly 50 TUSDM students, faculty and staff attended the session, which took place in San Antonio, Texas. Here are just a few of the awards and honors the TUSDM more »

In Memorium: Dr. Thomas Murnane

Posted: April 4th, 2014

Dr. Thomas Murnane, quadruple Jumbo, former TUSDM Dean and Tufts Senior Vice President, passed away on March 20, 2014 in Marblehead, Mass. after a lengthy illness. Dr. Murnane was known as a Tufts institution: he earned a bachelor’s degree, a D.M.D., a postgraduate certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and a Ph.D. from Tufts; taught more »

TUSDM Faculty Members Hosting Workshops at TWT Symposium

Posted: April 2nd, 2014

Please mark your calendars and plan on attending the Teaching with Technology Symposium coming May 21 & 22 on the Medford campus.

Back to BaSiCS

Posted: March 18th, 2014

At TUSDM, the Office of Academic Affairs, in partnership with the Department of Diagnosis and Health Promotion, is rolling out a new program to help students learn to care for the whole patient.

Bates-Andrews Research Day 2014

Posted: March 18th, 2014

A tradition since 1935, Bates-Andrews Research Day has been giving predoctoral and postdoctoral students the opportunity to showcase their research activities for nearly 80 years. And every year it seems to get bigger.

Update: Dr. Michael Kahn’s online assessment pilot

Posted: March 4th, 2014

Dr. Kahn shares his first semester experience on piloting the online assessment tool, Learning Catalytics, in the Oral Pathology course. A final report will be available for review at the end of spring semester to include student feedback. Learning Catalytics is only one tool available to TUSDM faculty that can be used for more »

TUSDM Celebrates Black History, Arab Culture

Posted: March 4th, 2014

Music. Dance. Food. History. There are many ways to celebrate a cultural heritage, and TUSDM students, staff and faculty were able to experience all of them recently at two cultural events on campus. The first, a long-standing tradition of the Student National Dental Association’s (SNDA) Black History Month Dinner, and the other a brand-new event more »

Dr. Hanley to become Dean of UNE College of Dental Medicine

Posted: March 4th, 2014

In 1972, James Hanley sat in an auditorium full of fellow first year dental students. As they went around the room introducing themselves and what undergraduate college they came from, the new student began to be intimidated.

TUSDM at Yankee Dental Congress

Posted: February 14th, 2014

Nearly 28,000 dental professionals converged on the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center from January 30 through February 2 for the 2014 Yankee Dental Congress, hosted by the Massachusetts Dental Society. The congress featured dozens of speakers, hundreds of exhibitors, and many special events. And throughout the entire congress, TUSDM was present to celebrate and learn.more »

‘La Brigada’ Builds Smiles in Honduras

Posted: February 14th, 2014

In Honduras, they are known as la brigada, or “the brigade.” And they are on a mission to bring new smiles to patients there.