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Welcome to the Class of D2019

Posted: August 18th, 2015

TUSDM recently welcomed 203 new members into the dental community.


Posted: August 17th, 2015

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Pat Morrow’s Retirement Celebration

Posted: August 14th, 2015

Through all the years we have had many chairmen, program directors and lucky residents. There has been one overwhelming constant in Endo at Tufts and that is our Department Administrator, Patricia Morrow. Unfortunately for our Department but fortunately for Pat she will be retiring. We will be celebrating her achievements and launching her into retirement more »

Engaging Students in the New Wellness Curriculum

Posted: August 11th, 2015

By Dr. Christina Pastan and Jennipher Murphy
Faculty members at TUSDM continue to engage students in new ways using an online assessment tool, giving both faculty and students immediate feedback. This shift centers on an active learning and constructivist approach where learning and teaching perspectives represent a shift from viewing learners as more »

ADEA Commission on Change and Innovation (CCI) Report

Posted: July 31st, 2015

By Dr. Wai Cheung and Jennipher Murphy
The conference focused on assessing the new CODA standards in dental education. The CCI planning staff demonstrated active learning by “flipping” our conference and had attendees complete a homework assignment before arriving to the meeting. It was important to lay the foundation for understanding the various levels more »

Visionary Work

Posted: July 28th, 2015

Cells from dental pulp could be used to treat sight-stealing macular degeneration

Hurray for Bollywood

Posted: July 27th, 2015

Shivani H. Patel grew up in Methuen, Massachusetts, on a steady diet of Bollywood films. She studied Indian dance and dreamed of one day appearing in the Hindi-language productions, which are filled with elaborate musical routines. But life unfolded in a more practical manner, and she landed at Tufts as a clinical instructor of operative dentistry, more »

Bhavik Desai, DMD, PhD, Dip ABOM

Posted: July 24th, 2015

Assistant Professor
Oral Medicine

Phone: (617) 636-3932
Fax: (617) 636-4083
Joined Tufts in 2015

Inside the Hidden Curriculum

Posted: July 23rd, 2015

On June 29, faculty and staff were introduced to the lessons they may not know they’re teaching.

2015 Postgraduate Commencement Round-Up

Posted: July 23rd, 2015

Celebrations abounded this June as TUSDM recognized the 65 residents who completed their postgraduate programs this past academic year.