Heidi Kohltfarber, DDS’03, MS, PhD, associate professor, Department of Radiologic and Imaging Sciences, was awarded a PhD degree in Diagnostic Imaging with an emphasis in Craniofacial Radiology by King's College London on June 1, 2017, during a ceremony at Southwark Cathedral.
Dentistry Class of 2020
Bryce Ashton, Norayr Avakian, Jennie Caldwell, Ellin Choi, David Chung, Lucas DiCiccio, Samer Gazale, Spencer Gibbs, Matthew Green, Dimitri Haber, Michael Henriksen, Kent Horsley, Liudmyla Humen, Melissa Khoury, Joanna Koo, Joshua Lee, George Messiah, Cyntoia Nandy, Matthew Narita, Chris Nguyen, Hung Nguyen, Kitesh Patel, Marytza Rios Gonzalez, Katie Sayler, Jordan Smith, Amenda St Hilaire, Eric Stratton, Luke Taylor, Greer Thompson, Anthony Traboulsi, Clayton Tran, Brittany Watu, George Wong, Andrew Yoon
LLU School of Dentistry employees received 55 (or 34.6 percent) of the 159 awards distributed at Loma Linda University’s 2017 annual Employee Service Recognition Banquet held May 31 at the Drayson Center.
Erin E. A. Richards, DDS’10, assistant professor, Division of General Dentistry; coordinator, Interprofessional Education; and associate director, Center for Interprofessional Education, Loma Linda University, has been appointed by the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) to chair its very first Interprofessional Education (IPE) Special Interest Group (SIG).
Johnathan Williams joins LLUSD as director, Dental Computing Services, bringing with him 20 years experience in information technology including eight years in management.
As primary authors of implant dentistry articles, Charles Goodacre, DDS’71, MSD, distinguished professor, Advanced Specialty Education Program in Prosthodontics, and Joseph Kan, DDS’90, MS’99, professor, Advanced Education Program in Implant Dentistry, each have two articles among the 100 most often cited.
Loma Linda University School of Dentistry celebrated its 61st commencement exercise on Sunday, May 28, 2017. For those who wish to revisit the happy event or enjoy some of what they missed, the following links are most helpful:
Despite a morning drizzle, the 32nd annual LLUH Children’s Day Fair was a rousing success, with 1,665 children from around the Inland Empire enjoying entertainingly presented health education.
Leroy Leggitt, DDS’84, MS’92, MS, PhD, has been appointed LLU School of Dentistry chair, Department of Orthodontic and Dentofacial Orthopedics, effective January 3, 2017.
Born, raised, and educated in Southern California, Dr. Leggitt’s several advanced degrees in higher education are from Loma Linda University.
Dentistry Class of 2020
Bryce Ashton, Norayr Avakian, Ellin Choi, Jae Chung, Lucas DiCiccio, Jordan Evans, Samer Gazale, Spencer Gibbs, Matthew Green, Michael Henriksen, Kent Horsley, Liudmyla Humen, Melissa Khoury, Joanna Koo, Joshua Lee, Joseph Memmott, George Messiah, Matthew Narita, Hung Nguyen, Marytza Rios Gonzalez, Jordan Smith, Seung Song, Luke Taylor, Greer Thompson, Anthony Traboulsi, Clayton Tran, Brittany Watu, George Wong, Andrew Yoon
Dentistry Class of 2019