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Samuel Koo

Assistant Professor
Director, Predoctoral Periodontology

Samuel Koo

Samuel Koo

Assistant Professor
Director, Predoctoral Periodontology

Phone (617) 636-3925
Room 1259B
1 Kneeland Street, Boston, MA 02111
Biography: 

Samuel Koo is the director of Predoctoral Periodontology and an assistant professor in the Department of Periodontology. He is a member of American Academy of Periodontology and he is also a board certified periodontist. Prior to joining Tufts, Dr. Koo was the director of Predoctoral Periodontology at Harvard School of Dental Medicine.

Education: 
D.M.Sc., Periodontology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 2013
M.S., Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo, 2004
D.D.S., School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, 2002
Professional Experience: 
2014-Present:

Director, Predoctoral Periodontology, Tufts School of Dental Medicine

2013-2014:

Director, Predoctoral Periodontology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Selected Honors and Awards: 
2016: Teaching with Technology Award
2013: James H. Shaw Award for Achievement in Research and Contribution to the Field, Harvard School of Dental Medicine
2012: Dr. D. Walter Cohen Award, American Academy of Periodontology Foundation