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Clinic With A Heart celebrates its silver anniversary

It was a dark and rainy morning, but two hundred eight adults and 14 children received free dental care on Sunday, January 11, 2015, at the Loma Linda University School of Dentistry’s (LLUSD) student clinics, during the School’s annual Clinic With A Heart.

Dean's List - Autumn Quarter 2014

Dentistry Class of 2018

Kathleen Aguilar, Devin Bower, Adrien Charles-Marcel, Brian Choi, Minna Chun, Evert Cowan, Dustin Davis, Alyssa DeWenter, Rene DeWenter, Ross Emerick, Douglas Gammenthaler, John Hegazin, Jieun Hwang, Paul Jung, Jamie Kim, Sean Kinard, Allison Lee, Brian Lee, Jason Lee, Lidya Lee, Ouk Lee, Timothy Lee, Alison Perez, Katimarie Ralston, Christopher Rodas, Kylin Sager, Carlisle Salcedo, Colt Sicher, Morgan Steely, Elisabeth Stout, Darlene Teddy, Milton Vega, Safina Waljee, David Weber, Michael Weis, Jessica Wyrostok

Introducing Kristi Herrmann

The LLU School of Dentistry acquired the services of Kristi Herrmann, beginning November 2014, to fill the School’s need for a second development officer.
Ms. Kristi Herrmann

LLUSD alumnus elected to California Assembly

LLU School of Dentistry alumnus Jim Wood, DDS’86, was elected in November 2014 to represent California’s 2nd Assembly District, which comprises all of Del Norte, Trinity, Humboldt and Mendocino counties, plus northern and coastal Sonoma County, including the northern half of Santa Rosa.

LLUSD trio provides CEs for SRRSH

Since the 2009 establishment of a professional education program in dental assisting at Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital in Hangzhou, China, LLU School of Dentistry clinic faculty members have provided continuing education (CE) courses to the hospital’s dental staff, dental assisting students, and dentists from the surrounding community.

LLU dental hygiene students run Relay for Life

Fourteen students from the School of Dentistry’s Associate of Science dental hygiene classes of 2015 and 2016 volunteered their time, October 25, 2014, to walk the track at Palm Desert High School in the American Cancer Society’s 24-hour Relay For Life.

Jason Joo receives ADI's Terry Tanaka Humanitarian Award

LLU dental student Jason Joo (class of 2015) was honored with the Academy of Dentistry International’s Terry Tanaka Student Humanitarian Award at ADI’s annual Awards banquet, October 8, 2014, in San Antonio. The award is given to the North American senior dental student who best exemplifies the humanitarian values and service to others for which ADI is known.

Charles Goodacre honored by American College of Prosthodontics

Charles J. Goodacre, DDS’71, MSD, professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, received the Dan Gordon Lifetime Achievement Award from the American College of Prosthodontists (ACP) at its Annual Awards & President’s Dinner during the ACP’s 44th Annual Session, November 5-8, 2014, in New Orleans.
Dr. Charles Goodacre