2006 Dental Hygiene Alumna of the Year Award

Patricia Emmerson

Patricia Emmerson, DH'61, (right) was named dental hygiene Alumna of the Year for 2006. The award was presented to her by Kris Wilkins, chair dental hygiene, during the dental hygienists and assistants luncheon on Friday, February 10.

Mrs. Emmerson, the wife of Clinton C. Emmerson, DDS, of Hemet, California, was a member of the first dental hygiene graduating class at Loma Linda University. She was elected class president and has continued to support and serve her alma mater and community for 45 years.