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September 2020

Dr. Stephen Beetstra joined the college faculty on August 15 as an Assistant Professor-Clinical in the Division of Restorative and Prosthetic Dentistry, and as the Program Director for the Nisonger Center's Dental Services.Read more
Ms. Kazune Pax, a DDS-PhD student, recently received a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Individual Fellowships from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR).Read more
Dr. Brian L. Amison, a graduate of the Class of 1997 and a practicing dentist in Canton, Ohio, will receive Ohio State's "Robert M. Duncan Alumni Citizenship Award" at the Alumni Awards event on September 24.Read more

August 2020

Dr. Purnima Kumar was recently selected as a recipient of the William J. Gies Award for Outstanding Achievement by a Dental Educator, presented by the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) Gies Foundation.Read more
On August 12, Dr. Rachelle Nowlin will join the college as an Assistant Professor-Clinical in the Division of Restorative and Prosthetic Dentistry .Read more

July 2020

Micah Nuzum, ’06 DDS, ’09 MS, was recently featured on a Columbus news station for his invention of a microscope shield, Shieldont.Read more
The College of Dentistry held its first-ever "virtual" Convocation Ceremony on Saturday, June 20, to honor the dental hygiene and dental Classes of 2020 who completed their education in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.Read more
In this role, Dr. Ness will assist with scheduling the program's residents; managing clinical support for the pre-doctoral training program in coordination with the pre-doctoral Clinic Program Director; and he will work with the division chair to develop and coordinate policies and initiatives related to clinical operations.Read more
Dr. Caroline Bissonnette, a resident in the advanced education program in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology , recently won the Gorlin Award that is presented by the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology .Read more
Dr. Robert Busto joined the college faculty on July 1 as an Assistant Professor-Clinical in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dental Anesthesiology.Read more