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2016 School News

October School News - In this issue:

  • Research at the School is important
  • Peggy Scade – Day in the Life
  • New device for ortho treatment
  • Dr. Stefanie Anke Rau visits from Germany
  • Students grow their mo with a goal of $10,000
  • Congratulations to Mohamed Omar
  • Congrats to the Class of ’88 Leadership winners
  • Dr. Bill Preshing continues to challenge his physical endurance
  • Congratulations to the grad students
  • Looking for recruits for research study
  • Dr. Addison shares his expertise with others around the world
  • Halloween Tips
  • Happy Halloween
  • Grace under fire

September School News - In this issue:

  • A buzz of Activity!
  • Day in the life of Ava Chow
  • 2016 Clinic Games
  • Alumni Weekend 2016
  • 2016 Edmonton NE Health & Wellness Fair
  • What’s happing in CDE
  • A special thank you
  • Q & A with Stephane Bourque and Shokrollah Elahi
  • Have you got your copy yet?
  • Taylor Lambert, our new historian/writer, gets published

August School News - In this issue:

  • Another academic year begins!
  • Day in the life with Jody Paulson
  • Exposure to health careers have students thinking
  • Congratulations to Hollis Lai
  • Sherri Kessels wins award for enhancing the student experience
  • Welcome Salima Thawer
  • Welcome Dan Romanyk
  • Welcome Kari Rasmussen
  • Shokrollah Elahi awarded monies for research
  • Faculty members El-Bialy and Preshing's research gets published
  • Staff Updates
  • Welcome back breakfast photos

July School News - In this issue:

  • Vital to the health of our communities
  • Day in the life with Sherri Kessels
  • Changing the landscape of treatment for chronic diseases
  • Indigenous Health Initiative gives students a taste of dentistry
  • Orthodontic Graduation Dinner
  • Dental hygiene graduate research fund awarded
  • Congratulations to Heather Good
  • DENT-STAR graduate prizes awarded
  • Congratulations to Jennifer Yu
  • Welcome aboard
  • To floss or not floss - is that the question?

June School News - In this issue:

  • Summer Break
  • Day in the Life with Janice Waddell
  • First grad in dental hygiene master's program
  • Relatively new to the teaching realm
  • Tears of Joy
  • Giving back to the profession
  • Dr. Maryam Amin's sabbatical will focus on deepening relationships
  • Dr. Cheryl Cable's sabbatical takes her to the Canadian Dental Association
  • University of Alberta Hospital Dental Clinic gets a facelift!
  • Dr. Sheila Passos gets NSERC Discovery Grant
  • Welcome new GPR residents!
  • Welcome aboard Jacqueline Green
  • DDS Class says thanks in a video
  • On the Bateau Mouche while at NCOHR workshop
  • Educational Research & Scholarship Fund Awarded
  • Pat La Pointe welcomes another grandbaby!
  • Who doesn't like cupcakes and games?

May School News - In this issue:

  • Teaching Scholarship
  • Day in the life with Dr. Daniel Graf
  • Dr. Blaine Aucoin - New CCD leader
  • Sometimes all it takes is a smile
  • ICD president visits the School of Dentistry
  • Congrats on ICD Fellowship
  • Ready, set, go!
  • Kathy Sperling says goodbye to teaching at the U of A
  • Welcome Dresden students to our School (second group out of three)
  • DDS III students get published
  • Graduate student research day
  • Serving the community through Continuing Dental Education
  • Liz Pedersen retires after 28 years
  • School of Dentry 100 Save the Date

April School News - In this issue:

  • Serving the community by sharing information
  • Day in the life with Lindsey Wells
  • There's no money attached to this 'charge'
  • Oral Health Month awareness campaign selfies
  • Congratulations to all 2016 EDDS scholarship winners
  • Arlynn Brodie recipient of the CDHA's Distinguished Service Award
  • TLEF funding for Tyler Verhaeghe makes learning digital
  • Welcome Dresden students to our School
  • 2016 Blended Learning Award recipient Camila Pacheco-Periera
  • Making strides with NSERC funding
  • National Dental Hygienists Week shares important message about taking care of your teeth
  • Part-time faculty member & students return from dental mission
  • Check it out! Curriculum Renewal wall display

March School News - In this issue:

  • Are you living the School's vision?
  • Day in the life with Dr. Tyler Verhaeghe
  • Team building grant from NCOHR helps oral health think tank
  • Pain you can't escape
  • Research connects inflammation to a host of serious illnesses
  • Congratulations to all our Canada Graduate Scholarship winners
  • Congratulations to Maryam Elyasi
  • Dr. Kula takes knowledge and expertise to Africa
  • Clinic manager, Gordon Hessie, provides first impression
  • SMILE program expands into day homes
  • Dr. Levin speaks about implants at PDC
  • Take a selfie in support of Oral Health Month
  • A picture perfect event at PDC
  • What will the next 100 years look like?

February School News - In this issue:

  • Announcements
  • Pleased to announce two endowed chairs
  • DH student enrollment increases in Pakistan
  • Welcome Gordon Hessie
  • Anti-inflammatory drug may prevent accelerated aging in HIV infected individuals
  • Day in the life of dental hygiene professor Minn-Nyoung Yoon
  • Pink Shirt Day
  • Happy 90th Birthday, Al McPherson
  • Patient services has new digs!

January School News - In this issue:

  • What is a vision?
  • Q & A with Kaitlyn Sears
  • New research aimed at understanding periodontal disease
  • Osteoporosis treatment drug affects orthodontic treatment
  • Prevention of aging in HIV-infected individuals with anti-inflammatory drugs
  • Busy CDE team up to 90 courses and counting!
  • Are you interested in Teaching Scholarship?
  • Scholarship winner Karen Ho
  • Congratulations to all for scoring well on NDEB exams
  • Annual Charity Ball raises $60,000
  • Successful applications for the Oral Health Community Engagement Fund
  • Successful applications for the Educational Research & Scholarship Fund

2015 School News

December School News - In this issue:

  • Happy Holidays
  • Ivano Ongaro wears many hats
  • Holiday Lunch 2015
  • Welcome Sherri Cook - Simulation Lab coordinator
  • Wow! Look at all the grad students who've won scholarships
  • Check it out! Knowledge Translation at its best
  • CDE's IV Sedation Course in its tenth year
  • Day of Caring with United Way

 

November School News - In this issue:

  • Fundraising at the School
  • Hollis Lai
  • Patient thankful for treatment
  • Honorary Class President 2016
  • Dental students take part in Movember
  • Tickets now available for Sixth Annual Charity Ball
  • Rita Fester celebrates 30 years of service!
  • School of Dentistry launches new periodontology graduate program
  • Rebecca Kostiuk lends expertise on policies and procedures
  • Black & White Affair 2015
  • Cheryl Deslaurier receives U of A APO Award
  • Recruitment Scholarships Awarded
  • This year dental student - Marissa Struik presents at conference
  • Danielle heading to PDC to showcase research
  • Congratulations to Sheila Passos on her wedding

October School News - In this issue:

  • Breaking through the noise
  • A day in the life of Anthony Sawchuk
  • Annual awards & recognition night
  • Congratulations Dr. Patterson
  • Dental hygiene services delivered to your door
  • Student Research Day
  • Welcome new staff
  • Visitors help with building a network for research collaboration
  • Students sock it to poverty
  • Congratulations Minn Yoon on the AIHS Community Engagement Conference Grant
  • Like what you see? Book today - CDE Banff
  • Trick or treat
  • An Yi Ma attends colgate conference
  • Department breakfast photo gallery

September School News - In this issue:

  • School Priorities
  • A day in the life with Dental Hygiene's Arlynn Brodie
  • Professor Gitzel speaks at Professional Standards Ceremony
  • Dentistry was Green & Gold
  • Samantha Dalpe receives CDHA Leadership Award
  • Dental school hosts eight dentists from Uganda
  • Dr. Ashraf Abd-Elmeguid recipient of the DDS Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award
  • Dr. Ava Chow, DH Excellence in Teaching Award
  • Students recognize professor Sally Lockwood with DH Excellence in Teaching Award
  • Dr. Doris Lunardon humbled by receiving DDS Pre-clinical Excellence in Teaching Award
  • Dr. Tyler Verhaeghe awarded DDS Pre-clinical Excellence in Teaching Award
  • DH students at Edmonton's Wellness Fair
  • Dental Hygienists on the Run
  • SHINE Update
  • Educational Research & Scholarship Fund
  • Christmas Lunch date & location

 

August School News - In this issue:

  • Welcome Back!
  • Orientation Week about getting to know each other
  • Donation from CRDHA helps build new graduate program
  • A day in the life with CDE's Kerry West
  • Wendy Mackinnon retires from teaching
  • Next generation of healthcare workers explore career choices
  • Research shows adding milk to tea can prevent enamel staining
  • Dental students from Japan visit the school
  • Do you know someone who has gone the extra mile?
  • 100 years celebration contest
  • Barbara Gitzel paddles East Greenland
  • Liran Levin enjoys a family vacation
  • Ronna Lozano watches the sun set on the West Coast
  • Alexandra Sheppard does a staycation
  • Matthew Lee and family go back home this summer
  • Norma-Jane Young takes trip to South Africa
  • Laurie Locke snorkels with the beluga whales in Churchill
  • Parveneh Badri, winner of QE II Scholarship
  • Christmas lunch date & location

 

July School News - In this issue:

  • Doing the right thing
  • Dr. Tom Stevenson - day in the life
  • Dr. Liran Levin creates awareness with piercings
  • Welcome to Kaite Sears
  • Dr. Ed Krause and Cheryl Smith retire
  • GPR patient coming to clinic for over 43 years
  • Congratulations to Pat kent on another grandbaby!

June School News - In this issue:

  • Community Report & Convocation
  • Dr. Steve Patterson - day in the life
  • Research excellence leads to Killam Scholarship and AIHS Clinical Fellowship
  • Dr. Maria Febbraio and team finds link between cardiovascular and periodontal disease
  • Dr. Shokrollah Elahi on UAlberta Dream Team
  • Dental hygiene graduates continue to achieve and exceed high standards
  • Gold medal for dental graduate
  • Captain Sparkles and Mike Atwood dental celebrities
  • Professor Sally Lockwood receives Gibb Clinical Teaching Award
  • Dr. Anthea Senior receives Gibb Teaching Scholar Award
  • Dr. Sandra J. Cobban Dental Public Health Merit & Service Award
  • Dr. Sandra Cobban Service Award recipient - Janice Blair
  • Dr. Sandra Cobban Award of Merit Recipient - Iris Hehr
  • Dr. Liran Levin invited to serve on IADT board
  • DENT-STAR inaugural prizes awarded
  • Annual spring gathering honours indigenous graduates
  • Korea visit turns into research project
  • German students feel like actual dentists
  • Dental hygiene alumni grad awards luncheon
  • DDS alumni grad awards luncheon
  • SHINE Charity Golf tournament

May School News - In this issue:

  • Announcing the Educational Scholarship Centre
  • Pat LaPointe - helping grad students for 28 years
  • Dr. Maryam Amin receives FoMD Clinical Mentoring Award
  • Alexandra Sheppard recipient of the Marilyn Pawluk Award
  • Dental Hygiene hosts booth at City of Edmonton Wellness Fair
  • Grad student Maryam Elyasi invited to attend prestigious Peter Lougheed Leadership College
  • Congratulations to Cheyanne Olsen
  • Congratulations to Harmanpreet Kaur
  • Congratulations to Camila Pereira
  • Align Technology awards new funding
  • ALIS profiles Dr. Reena Talwar-Povoledo
  • Dresden exchange dental students visit the School of Dentistry
  • Central Sterilization staff complete critical training
  • Colgate Dental Student Conference on Research
  • Saying goodbye to Joan Leakey
  • Shine Charity Golf Tournament

 

April School News - In this issue:

  • Staying ahead of the curve
  • New staff & faculty
  • Dr. Sharon Compton receives CDHA award
  • White Coat ceremony welcomes the Class of 2017
  • Cole Barnett - things are bigger in Texas
  • The effects of supervised tooth brushing
  • Dental hygiene check-up can lead to early diagnosis of other health issues
  • Dry mouth can reveal many lingering health issues
  • EDDS Scholarships
  • National Dental Hygienists Week a huge success
  • Implant Simulation Day
  • Visiting Dresden students
  • Bulyea Cup nomination due end of May
  • 3-minute FGSR presentation
  • Grad student - Mohamed Elsalhy receives Andrew Stewart Prize
  • Dr. Steve Patterson - another grandchild adds to the family!




March School News - In this issue:

  • Budget Update
  • Tracy Zork loves her job
  • April is Oral Health Month - Show us those #UAlbertaSmiles
  • Another satisfied patient and happy student
  • New staff & faculty
  • Congratulations to Dr. Shokrollah Elahi
  • Dental hygiene display booths
  • Students return from Kenya dental mission
  • Best presentation goes to....
  • Bulyea Cup nomination due end of May
  • White Coat Ceremony April 29
  • Get your complimentary ticket to grad
  • Kevin Luft experiences Red Bull Crashed Ice Event



February School News - In this issue:

  • Why Change?
  • Getting to know Kim
  • New staff & faculty
  • Dr. Pat Flood, Vice President-elect CADR
  • Dental Assistants Week
  • Fern Leavens
  • Morgan Gwin giving smiles
  • SMILE program teaches importance of good oral health
  • New research funding opportunity resources page
  • Congratulations to two grad students
  • Annual staff curling bonspiel
  • Greetings from Dentistry For All team
  • Melanie Chouinard is a new grandma



January School News – In this issue: 

  • Advancing our plan
  • Dr. Anthony Sneazwell has long-standing sports career
  • Dr. Jim Cornish - Comprehensive Care Delivery Leader (CCD)
  • Winter Charity Ball $42,500
  • New staff & faculty
  • Welcome MSc Dental Hygiene student Jacueline
  • Welcome MSc grad student Mohamed
  • SMILES program gaining momentum
  • Lauren Deeks Colgate-Palmolive-CDHA
  • Mohammed Salehyar gets published
  • Dental student raising funds for tumour research in memory of her dad
  • National non-smoking week
  • Word of Mouth
  • Save the date - Annual Curling Bonspiel
  • New grandchild for the Pattersons
  • New baby - Congratulations!
  • Christmas lunch photos
  • Message from Dr. Tom Stevenson


2014 School News

December School News – In this issue: 

  • Happy holidays from the executive team
  • Long term service awards
  • Loren Kline – 40 years!
  • Cecile Cochrane – 35 years!
  • Zenona Kawecka – 25 years!
  • Hank Tan – 25 years!
  • Congratulations to our grad students
  • Research shows adding milk to tea can prevent enamel staining
  • Meet our new Dental Public Health Officer
  • 2015 awards for Teaching Excellence


November School News – In this issue:
  • Leadership – one of three key components
  • Hollis Lai
  • New staff & faculty
  • Congratulations to Elahi Shokrollah
  • Joan Leakey honorary class president
  • More than just a shoebox
  • Who knew socks could be so important
  • Awards night a success!
  • Interdisciplinary clinical experience shows importance of sharing knowledge in healthcare
  • Social responsiveness and leadership in action
  • Introducing Alberta’s new Dental Public Health Officer – Dr. Rafael Figueiredo
  • Congratulations to our grad students
  • Funding opps for conferences/workshops
  • Are you sick?
  • Christmas lunch


October School News – In this issue
  • Social responsiveness
  • Rock diva and breast cancer survivor
  • New Staff & Faculty
  • Dental students score higher than Canadian average on board exam
  • Dentistry adds another grad program to its roster
  • CDA Oasis interviews Dr. Anthea Senior
  • Dr. Maryam Amin (and team) gets published
  • Engaging community in the development of educational tools
  • Arlynn Brodie pursuing her PhD
  • Heather Good – research coordinator
  • Mohammed Al-Saleh wins award
  • DDS student works with multidisciplinary team
  • Dent Formal
  • Did you know?
  • Flu season is approaching
  • Gord Fleming a new dad!
  • Janice Waddell (CDE) welcomes baby girl
  • Hygienists on the Run
  • SHINE golf tournament results
  • Staff bowling night
  • DSA Health & Wellness retreat
  • Save the date(s)

September School News – In this issue

  • Viewing our activities through the scholarship lens
  • Funeral director or dental assistant?
  • Faculty members use technology to enhance learning
  • Parkinson’s Society Canada awards grant for Dr. Flood’s work
  • New Staff & Faculty
  • Welcome to our new grad students!
  • PhD student in Dental Hygiene
  • Founder of the Ortho program, Dr. Haryett Donates Art
  • Dr. Preshing still going strong!
  • Dental Hygiene BSc students deliver public education
  • Educating seniors on oral health care
  • Interaction with Industry Policy
  • United Way
  • Showing the U of A spirit
  • Save the date(s)


August School News - In this issue:

• Uplifting our communities
• Dr. Edward (Sandy) Krause climbing to new heights
• Who are the CCD Leaders?
• Did you do something outstanding?
• Health Sciences Career Camp
• Dr. Kevin Lung - building a centre of excellence for teaching
• Dr. Reena Talwar gets published
• Dr. Anthea Senior completes interactive Radiology Manual
• Non-invasive Therapies to Stimulate Lower Jaw Growth in Children - Dr. Tarek El-Bialy
• U of A Hospital Dental Clinic undergoes renovations
• Implant simulation day
• Dr. Sharon Compton says goodbye to two long-serving part-time instructors
• Rena Schafers DH instructor says goodbye
• Dianne Eliuk, DH instructor says goodbye
• A note of thanks from Dr. Stevenson
• Taking a break
• D-Factor
• CPR Refresher Sessions
• Save the date(s) Christmas Lunch & Awards Event
• read it online


July School News - In this issue:

• Making a difference in our communities
• Dr. Manuel Lagravere 'the right formula'
• Dr. Thomas Marrie receives prestigious Bulyea Cup Award
• Welcome aboard Dr. Ashraf Abd-Elmeguid
• Alexandra Sheppard - Honorary Class President
• Dr. Tim McGaw receives Preclinical Classroom Teaching Award
• Dr. Tom Stevenson receives Students' Choice Pre-Clinical Teaching Award
• Best kept secret
• Dr. Maryam's work in the community
• Congratulations to our Ortho & GPR grads!
• Save the date(s) Christmas Lunch & Awards Event
• read it online


June School News - In this issue:

• Dr. Mark Wright
• Welcome new staff and faculty!
• Gibb Clinical Teaching Award Winner - Patty Gainer
• Gibb Teaching Scholar Award Winner - Dr. Carlos Flores Mir
• Dental Hygiene Alumni Grad Awards Luncheon
• DDS Alumni Grad Awards Luncheon
• Dr. Tom Stevenson - Honorary Class President
• Dr. Sharon Compton taking remaining sabbatical leave
• Dental hygiene grads building a culture of high standards
• School opens wide for local kids
• Preparing to compete, after beating cancer
• Big Bike ride raises money for Heart & Stroke
• Pat Kent - grandma again!
• Save the Date for SHINE Golf Tournament
• What do you think?
• read it online


May School News - In this issue:

• Melanie Deveault - Forensic Investigator?
• Dr. Milos wins DSA Classroom Awards
• Dental Public Health Conference
• Dr. Sandra J. Cobban Dental Public Health Merit & Service Awards
• Welcome new staff and faculty!
• Shokrollah Elahi wins WCHIR Innovation Grant
• Karima Bapoo wins Alumni Honour Award
• Congrats to Jacqueline for winning grad student travel award
• Dental Hygiene students participate in Wellness Fair
• Dental grad faces down fear of needles
• Patient in good hands
• Family tradition
• Dresden students enjoy their visit
• Save the Date for SHINE Golf Tournament
• What do you think?
• read it online


April School News - In this issue:

• Learning about Dr. Anthea Senior
• White coats rich in meaning for dental students
• Another Successful National Dental Hygienists' Week
• Dental Hygiene students work at St. Michael's
• Dr. Flores Mir makes top 12 list
• Alyssa Biasini - working her dream job
• Visiting Dresden Students
• Don't Miss Out NCOHR
• Keep Calm
• Save the Date for SHINE Golf Tournament
• Grad Ticket Sales
• read it online


March School News - In this issue:

• Day in the Life - Professor Joan Leakey
• Award of Excellence - Dr. Tom Stevenson
• MSc Degree Program in Dental Hygiene
• Successful Grant for Maria Fabbraio's Research
• Welcome Shokrollah Elahi
• Welcome Daniel Graf
• Welcome Kimberly Stang
• Grad student wins QEII Graduate Scholarship
• Grad Student Travel Awards
• Summer Student Research Program to Begin
• World Oral Health Day
• Oral Cancer Screening: What to Look For
• New Lecture Series Coming
• More SMILE Presentations for U School
• Staff-Alumi vs. Students Hockey
• Staff Curling
• Accreditation Celebration
• White Coat Ceremony 2014
• PDC Alumni Event
• Fund For Dentistry Deadline
• CADR/AADR Annual Meeting



February School News - In this issue:

• Day in the life - Ronna Lozano
• DDS 1988 grad visits the clinic
• Call for nominations for Gibb Award
• Call for nominations - Bulyea Cup
• WCHRI Trainee Travel Grant
• Dental Hygiene students deliver SMILES to U School
• Students raise $33,000 for KIA
• Achieving balance - Sarah Milner
• Dr. Patterson invites you to Dental Disease Reduction Strategies
• Staff vs student hockey game
• Curling event
• Say cheese!
• read it online >>


January School News - In this issue:

• Making a contribution is what life is about
• Professor Sook Hyang-Kim
• Staff & faculty updates
• Message from Associate Chair, Student Affairs
• Congratulations to our grad students!
• DDS student wins ICD award
• DH student receives Colgate-Palmolive-CDHA Admission Scholarship
• 2014 Dental Alumni of the Year
• Oral Health Journal Club
• Call for nominations - Gibb Award
• Dental Disease Reduction Strategies
• Dentistry's emerging role in...
• Muhammed represents the school
• Curling event
Read it online



2013 School News

December - Holiday Edition - In this issue:

• Teeth aren't tools
• IV sedation course delivers charitable care
• Holiday Traditions
Read it online

November - In this issue:

• Dr. Tom Stevenson - student and patient advocate
• Congrats to the ortho team!
• Barb Tarbox Awards
• Dentistry Formal
• Staff updates
• Join the NCOHR network
• United Way Dress Up Day
• Movember
• New group offering services
• Bachelor of Medical Sciences Convocation
• Congratulations Dental Hygiene BSc Grads!
• There was a party
• Christmas Luncheon
• Winter closure
Read it online

October - In this issue:

• Message from the Chair - clinic structure
• Bulyea Cup a great evening out
• On the News
• 100 years of Alberta Medicine
• Aboriginal Health Horizon Days
• Maryam Amin's CIHR activity
• CIHR funding opportunity
• Shirley Alleyne retires
• School of Dentistry helps host the Barb Tarbox Awards
• Dental Hygiene 2013 Black & White Affair
• Open House at the Butterdome
• Hygienists on the run UPDATE
• Halloween office fun
Read it online


September
 - In this issue:

• Dental Hygiene First Grads 50th Reunion
• Bulyea Cup Awards & Recognition Dinner
• Alumni Weekend recap & clinic tour
• SHINE Golf Tournament a Success!
• Congrats Dr. Maryam Amin!
• Dr. Alan Kilistoff's JCDA presentation
• IP Pathway Launch 2013
• Welcome new grad students
• Student Research Group
• Bill Preshing completes another Triathlon
• Consortium of Operative Dental Educators (CODE)
• Green & Gold Day
• Shared Drive Survey Results
• Upcoming CDE
• United Way
• Pat is a grandma again!
• Halloween Potluck Lunch
Read it online

August- In this issue:

• Gibb Teaching Award Winners
• Tell, show, do
• Focus on the whole person
• Passion + enthusiasm = great teaching
• Congratulations Carlos!
• Welcome aboard
• Paulette Schulte retires after 30 years of service
• Grad student wins QEII Graduate Scholarship
• Dental hygiene grads maintain high standard year after year
• Students think SIM Lab is cool
• Health for two
• DH student selected U of A representative
• Students bring brighter smiles
• First week & clinic summer games
• Celebrate! Teaching.Learning.Research
• KEC one year milestone
• Run for the Cure
• ACFD National Teaching award nominations open
• Bulyea Cup Awards & Recognition Dinner
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July - In this issue:
• Humam Saltaji on a roll
• Butt out and spit out
• Bulyea Cup winner
• DDS student awards
• Dental Hygiene student awards
• Travels to Seoul, South Korea, present opportunity
• Coming soon! New Faculty Mentorship Program in Scholarship
• Introduction to Forensic Dentistry
• Run for the Cure
• Dr. Talwar gets married
• Dr. Stevenson a Grandpa - again!
• Discover Dentistry seminar series offers CE points
• Upcoming CDE courses
• read the news

June - In this issue:
• Staff volunteer with Habitat for Humanity
• 1963 DDS class tours the clinic
• Dental research student workshop
• New faces in GPR
• Congratulations new ortho grads!
• Surprised by hope
• 2013 DDS grad David Leoni gets married
• Convocation photos
• Staff golf tournament
• Upcoming CDE courses
read the news

May - In this issue:
• Continuing Dental Education (CDE) team
• CIHR-funded symposium on pediatric sleep disordered breathing
• Students from Germany happy to be here
• Know the code
• It's your chance to SHINE
• Fund For Dentistry grant winners
• Four new GPR residents starting in July
• Dr. Douglas Dederich speaks to the US Navy
• Dr. Sperber presents
• Dental Hygiene represents at City of Edmonton Wellness Fair
• Pirates of dentistry
• Staff Golf Tournament
read the news

April - In this issue:
• Interaction with students & residents key to lab work
• Congratulations to Paul Ladell
• Successful CFI grant
• WCHRI Graduate Studentship Grant
• Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship
• Ceremony symbolic of next stage in dental education
• Children pledge to keep mouths healthy
• Dental hygiene booths around campus a hit!
• Congratulations! New baby arrives
• Tools & Resources on DentraNet
• Upcoming CDE courses
• 3rd Annual Run For Your Dad
• Upcoming golf tournament
read the news


March - In this issue:
• Mutual respect is at the heart of the ortho team
• Senior DH Student Capstone presentations
• DH Student at LTC - St Michaels
• Alumni grad photos now online!
• IADR Summary - School well represented
• Dental Hygiene faculty present at ADEA
• Gibb Teaching Awards
• Bulyea Cup Awards
• ShawTV runs dentistry ads
• Dr. Ivano Ongaro and David Leoni Represent!
• International College of Dentists Student Awards
• CIHR announcement
• School hosting 2014 NCOHR student workshop
• Curling event update
and more


February - In this issue:
• Teamwork pays off for Dental Materials Management Team
• ACFD National Teaching Award goes to Dr. Steve Patterson
• WW Wood Award goes to Dr. Sharon Compton
• Researchers on a roll
• Dr. Kilistoff's work gets published
• NEW Research Seminar Series
• Real People, Real Science
• Grad student wins award
• Survey results
• Fourth year silent auction
and more!

January - In this issue:
• condolence Dr. Sandy Cobban
• A Day in the Life - Dr. Bernie Kula 
• DSA raise close to $35,000
• It's a boy!
• DDS & DH Grad 2012 exam result
• Increasing integration
• Pedo research team gets published
• Welcome new staff & faculty!
• Kathy Proehl is retiring!
• What is the National Network for Canadian Oral Health Research?
• What is Consortium for Oral Health Research and Informatics?
• Fund For Dentistry
and more!


2012 School News

 December- In this issue:
• More grandbabies for the Patterson family
• The Cable family welcomes new member
• Holiday lunch fun
• Teamwork key to successful course
• Sandy Cobban featured in uAlberta Nursing
• Upcoming Awards
• DSA Winter Charity Ball
and more

 November- In this issue:
• Accreditation
• Dr. Trudy Aucoin enjoys working with students
• DSA Teaching Excellence Award
• Grad student awards
• Medical and dental students raise over $20,000 for Movember
• Record $30M gift speaks loudly as giant clinic opens
• Celebrating those who make a difference
• Adminstrative stuff you need to know
and much more!

 October- In this issue:
• A Day in the Life of Melanie Grams
• Congratulations Daniel Kwok, Bernie Linke, Bill Preshing
• Welcome Grad and Research Students
• Basic Science Recruiting Update
• Glenrose Oral Health Services Grand Opening
• Bulyea Cup Awards Night
• Dental Hygiene BSC Student Delivers Oral Health Education
• Community Outreach activities
• Upcoming Events
• and much much more

September - In this issue:
• Cody Dingreville lives life to its fullest
• Alberta Minister visits the Dresden Dental School
• Faculty member and cancer survivor competes in triathlon
• Grad students win Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarships
• Green & Gold Day
• SHINE Golf Tournament a success!
• Keri Pilon participates in Run for the Cure
• Welcome aboard new staff!
• Yvonne retires from the School
• Dental Hygiene participates in Wellness Fair
• Hygienists on the Run
and much more!

August - In this issue:
• Dr. Maryam Amin doesn’t do boring
• Tarek ElBialy completes Interprofessional Leadership program
• Second year undergrad student abstract has been accepted
• Welcome aboard new staff!
• Edmonton Clinic orientation recap
• Helping students, help others
• The great chemical roundup
• Posting announcements on campus
• Are you looking to improve your communication skills?
• Clinic housekeeping rules
• CPR course
• Nominate someone today!

July - In this issue:
  • Dr. Carlos Flores Mir is a man of many hats
  • DPC farewell event
  • EC orientation for staff & faculty
  • SHINE golf tournament
  • Students lend a helping hand with the move
  • Discover what Continuing Dental Education has to offer
  • Upcoming awards

June - In this issue:
  • Alexandra Sheppard doesn’t sweat the small stuff
  • Dr. Dan Pehowich and team receives funding
  • Dr. Sharon Compton and team receives CIHR grant
  • Congratulations to Alexandra Sheppard
  • 2012 convocating student awards
  • Dental Hygiene student awards
  • Welcome Aboard Dr. Jack Margolus
  • Welcome new GPR residences
  • Dental Hygiene grads do it again
  • Two Dental Hygiene students selected for CDHA awards
  • Read the entire issue >>

May - In this issue:
  • Melanie Chouinard is loving every minute of it
  • Dr. Maryam Amin and Arnaldo Perez Garcia get published
  • Dr. Carlos Flores-Mir assigned associate editor role
  • Dr. Sheila Passos presents poster
  • Ortho grad student receives award
  • PhD Dentistry grad student receives scholarship
  • Dental hygiene student reports on the news
  • and much more>>

April - In this issue:
  •  Tinka Kornerup - Passion for Pedo
  •  Honorary Class Presidents
  •  Master’s graduate student receives funding
  •  Ortho PhD candidate receives CIHR funding
  •  DSA present Joan Leakey with Excellence in Teaching Award
  •  SMILE – a student-led initiative
  •  White Coat 2012
  •  and much more >>


March - In this issue:
  •  Susan Helwig – Enjoys people and laughter
  •  Sandy Cobban receives highest honour
  •  Dentistry student has talent beyond working with his hands
  •  Congratulations Manuel!
  •  Dr. Ken Polukoshko retires
  •  Janice Waddell is a new mommy
  •  and more >>


February - In this issue:
  •  Dr. Steve Patterson receives a Barb Tarbox Recognition Award
  •  Congratulations to Manuel Lagravere & to Tasha Chrbet
  •  Halfway home: Update on Dr. Raborn’s son – David
  •  Welcome Aboard New Staff
  •  Dentistry For All mission
  •  Our ambassador Kim FitzGerald
  •  and more >>


January - In this issue:
  •  Barbara Gitzel—dental hygiene clinical professor
  •  School of Dentistry meets all accreditation requirements
  •  Name your newsletter contest
  •  The Fund for Dentistry
  •  Harry Potter Day: Science, Magic and Medicine
  •  and more >>


 

2011