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William Hooker honored by CDA

William M. Hooker, PhD, former LLU School of Dentistry associate dean for Student Affairs (1994-2008), received the Gale Kloeffler Award for his outstanding service to the California Dental Associations’ Well-Being Program during the CDA’s annual meetings in San Francisco, September 4-6, 2014.

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

Three LLUSD faculty honored at 2014 ACD annual meeting in San Antonio

Three School of Dentistry faculty members were honored by induction into the American College of Dentistry (ACD) October 9 at the ACD annual meeting held in tandem with the American Dental Association’s 2014 annual session in San Antonio, Texas. The new LLUSD ACD Fellows are Kenneth Abramovitch, DDS, MS, professor, Department of Oral Diagnosis, Radiology and Pathology; Neal Johnson, PhD, DDS, associate professor, Dental Education Services; and Ahmed Khocht, DDS, BChD, professor, Department of Periodontics.

Dean Dailey meets with Korean dental students/alumni

Dean Ronald Dailey, PhD, and his wife, Karen Winston-Dailey, MD’88, joined Korean School of Dentistry alumni and students Tuesday, September 2, 2014, for a meal at the home of Sung Joo Park, MD’95, and Nancy Park, DDS’00. Thirty students were treated to a wonderful Korean meal along with Dean Dailey’s advice about how to succeed in dental school.

Dean's List - Summer Quarter 2014

Dentistry Class of 2017

Evan Agnetta, Stephan Barrington, Christopher Chan, Isaac Chong, Kenton Dalen-Gryckiewicz, Matthew Ellis, Bianca Esparza, Macy Fuhs, Emily Johnson, Cara Jones, Kelly Kaban, Joshua Kim, June Kim, Jessica Kwon, Meryl Liu, Amanda Manzano, Kyim Mung, Bryan Otis, Mason Segura, Melissa Seidel, Michael Siy, Tanner Song, Dana Yoon

Dentistry Class of 2016

Saying farewell to William Loveless

The School of Dentistry family mourns with our co-worker and friend, Dr. Edna Maye Loveless, PhD, the passing of her husband, Pastor and Professor William A. Loveless, EdD.

Dr. William Loveless

He was called “to comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable,” Dr. Loveless concluded early in his career as a Seventh-day Adventist minister, educator and marriage and family therapist.

LLUSD receives large check

For its cooperation with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry received a substantial grant for using, adopting, and implementing axiUm Certified Electronic Health Record and for meeting the criteria set by the State of California to provide patient care to 30 percent Medicaid patients based on overall 2012 dental school patient volume.

The check for $680,000 was presented to Dean Ronald Dailey, PhD, on July 3, 2014.