Spring 2013

In His Father’s Footsteps

The end of one career leads to the beginning of another

Dentists have a history of going into the family business, but for Daniel Gonzalez, >>

2020 Vision

Strategic planning initiative charts a course for the dental school

For the past year, Tufts School of Dental Medicine has been looking ahead, developing a >>

Revolution Afoot

21st-century challenges will transform dental schools

With major population shifts and a rapidly evolving health-care landscape, dental education is about >>

Education with Byte

Jenny Citrin, D14, invents a computer game that helps kids teach kids about oral health

The weapons on his utility belt are a toothbrush and floss. Cookies and candy >>

Make Me A Match

Fifty percent of graduates pursue residencies or specialty training

The dental school hosted its first National Match Day celebration on January 28 for >>

The Most Valuable Tool

Good research is the foundation of good practice, ADA exec says

Kathleen O’Loughlin, D81, the executive director and chief operating officer of the American Dental >>

Top Stories

Northern Light

Norma Desjardins, D92, knows how tough it is to find dental care for kids in rural Maine. She’s on a mission to make it easier

Strength In Numbers

Buoyed by economic and social changes, group practices pick up steam

Grassroots Dentistry

Former environmental activist Corie Rowe parlays his commitment to social justice into caring for an urban neighborhood

True Grit

A world war was raging, money was scarce and her family was an ocean away—still Erna Neumann was determined to finish dental school

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Full Circle

A new immigrant, Thanh-Trang Nguyen found a mentor in her dentist at Dorchester House. Now she’s in his old job

Good Zzzzzs

Mexican students tap into Tufts’ dental sleep medicine curriculum

Education with Byte

Jenny Citrin, D14, invents a computer game that helps kids teach kids about oral health

In His Father’s Footsteps

The end of one career leads to the beginning of another