Category Archives: News and Features

News and feature stories for Tuts Dental School

Going Above and Beyond: TUSDM Team Excellence Awards

Turning a new idea into an organizational tradition is a difficult thing. For the Selection Committee of the Team Excellence Award, doing so is the perfect example of what a team can accomplish when they go above and beyond for their organization.

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State of the School: Dean’s Annual Report Outlines Progress, Challenges for TUSDM

Faculty and staff recruitment, research and enhancements to the clinical business model were just a few of the initiatives outlined in the 2012-2013 TUSDM Annual Report.

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TUSDM’s Dr. Peter Arsenault featured on ABC Radio

Dr. Peter Arsenault, Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry, spoke with the Australian Broadcasting Company (ABC) on August 26 about CAMBRA, a new way to assess caries risk. Listen here

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TUSDM Welcomes the Class of 2017

Starting August 26, TUSDM welcomed 194 new members into the community.
The Class of 2017 arrived for their Student Orientation this week, marking an official start to the fall at TUSDM.

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Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Herbert Hau

For more than 35 years, Dr. Herbert Hau has been cheerfully, quietly serving the community he loves.

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Remembering Dr. Wayne Lyn, D03

For many of Dr. Wayne Stuart Lyn’s family, friends, and colleagues, it was his smile that they will most remember.
“Everyone commented on his smile,” said Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, D04 and Practice Coordinator of the Clarendon Group Practice at TUSDM. “He was always happy, energetic. His smile made you smile.”

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Namaste: TUSDM Tries a New Pose

It’s not typical that standing in warrior pose would afford such a magnificent view.
But for the past few months, the American Student Dental Association (ASDA) has been offering exercise, mindfulness, and, yes, a great view with their weekly yoga classes in the Alumni Lounge at One Kneeland.

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New Ortho Chair Brings Experience, Enthusiasm

Dr. Carroll Ann Trotman is no stranger to big moves. After growing up in the nation of Trinidad and Tobago, she crisscrossed both the United Kingdom and North America. Driven by her calling as an orthodontist and academic, she has lived in England, Scotland and Wales, New York City, Toronto, Michigan, a short stint in more »

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Research consortium works to grow data pool

The Consortium of Oral Health Research and Informatics (COHRI) held their sixth Annual Summer Meeting in Ann Arbor, Michigan on July 25-26.

Members of COHRI at their sixth annual meeting in Ann Arbor Michigan

COHRI, which has close more »

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TUSDM focuses on upcoming accreditation visit

The administrative unit in Academic Affairs is gearing up for the school’s accreditation site visit, set to take place in early 2015.

Dr. Nadeem Karimbux

Every seven years TUSDM is required to be accredited by more »

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