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Graduate Program: Student Awards 2013

The Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry held their Awards Luncheon on June 5, 2013 in the Oral B Classroom. The following students received awards.

2013 Awards

Ambroson, Howard, Hartshorn

Abbey Ambroson (graduate fellow in Preventive & Community), Dr. Howard Cowen, and Jennifer Hartshorn (formerly a graduate fellow in Preventive & Community and now a clinical assistant professor in the department). Drs. Ambroson and Hartshorn both received the Samuel Johnston Student Fellowship Award, which was presented to them by Dr. Cowen. The award is presented to a student with outstanding care and skill and the desire to continue training in geriatric and special care.

 

Damiano amd Singhal;

Dr. Peter Damiano and Dr. Astha Singhal, a graduate student in Preventive & Community. Astha was recognized for receiving third place in the Post-Doctoral Poster/Table Clinic Competition. Her mentor was Dr. Damiano.

     

Levy, Ghazal

Dr. Steve Levy and Dr. Tariq Ghazal, a graduate student in Preventive & Community Dentistry. Dr. Ghazal was recognized for receiving the Keith E. Heller Dental Public Health Graduate Resear ch Award. He was also recognized for receiving first place in the Post-Doctoral/Graduate Dental Specialty Award Competition.

 

Oweis, Warren and Yaduwanshi

Dr. Teresa Marshall and Dr. Kelly Jones, graduate student in Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Jones was recognized for receiving a first-place Post-Doctoral/Graduate Dental Specialty Award. Her mentor was Dr. Marshall.

     

Kuthy and McKernan

Dr. Raymond Kuthy and Dr. Susan McKernan, visiting assistant professor in Preventive & Community. Dr. McKernan was recognized for receiving honorable mention, Leverett Graduate Student Merit Award for Outstanding Achievement in Dental Public Health from the American Association of Public Health Dentistry. Her mentor was Dr. Kuthy.

 

Warren and Kateeb

Dr. John Warren and Dr. Elham Kateeb, a graduate student in Preventive & Community. Dr. Kateeb was recognized for receiving third place, Leverett Graduate Student Merit Award for Outstanding Achieve- ment in Dental Public Health from the American Association of Public Health Dentistry. Her mentor was Dr. Warren.

     

Hartshorn, Cosper, Cowen, Ambroson

Dr. Jennifer Hartshorn; Dr. Lindsey Cosper, visiting a ssistant professor in Preventive & Community; Dr. Howard Cowen; and Dr. Abbey Ambroson. They were recognized for being the first recipients of the Geriatric Fellowship Certificate.

 

 

 

Not pictured:

  • Dr. Julie Reynolds, graduate student in Preventive & Community Dentistry, was recognized for receiving a Stanley Graduate Award for International Research and a Dental Public Health Club Teaching Award.
  • Dr. Tejasi Avasare, graduate student in Preventive and Community Dentistry, was recognized for receiving a Stanley Graduate Award for  International Research and an Obermann Fellowship for Community Service.

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