Spring 2014

Yankee Dental Comes to Town

Annual congress gives alums an opportunity to reconnect

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Joseph Kenneally, D81; Lisa Howard; Christine Benoit, D77, D09P; Curtis Johnson and Margo Johnson at Yankee Dental.

Dean Huw Thomas, Joseph Giordano, D79, DG80, DG84, D17P, president of the Tufts University Dental Alumni Association, and staff from the Office of Development and Alumni Relations welcomed more than 1,000 Tufts dental alumni, family and friends to a Boston reception on January 31 held in conjunction with the annual session of the Yankee Dental Congress. Many alumni also visited the Tufts Alumni Lounge, located on the exhibit floor of the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, for a cup of coffee, snack or to visit with classmates and colleagues.

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