Just last month, Dean Allison and Nathalia Porras, our Development Officer, travelled to California during a successful trip to raise funds for the Faculty and meet many Alumni.
Congratulations to Dr. Herb Borsuk
, 2013 recipient of the Outstanding Alumnus Award. More info
Congratulations Dr. Marie-Claude Chouinard
, 2013 recipient of the Dr. Herb Borsuk Award for Excellent Patient Care in the GPR Program Award. More info
Congratulations to Dr. Sam Abi-Nader
, 2013 recipient of the Howard Katz Award for Excellence in Teaching. More info
Congratulations to Dr. Bassel Kano
, 2013 recipient of the W.W.Wood Award for Excellence in Dental Education. More info
Congratulations to Zaher Jabbour, PhD student (supervisor Dr. Rubens Albuquerque, co-supervisor Dr. Janet Henderson) on winning a 2-year FRQS studentship for his research on a pre-clinical model of osteonecrosis of the jaw after bisphosphonate treatment.
Congratulations to our 2013 Annual Trainee Stipend Award Winners:
Dimitra Athanasiadou, MSc - McGill University Faculty of Dentistry Studentship
Andre Charbonneau, MSc - McGill University Faculty of Dentistry Studentship
Kaushar Jahan, MSc - McGill University Faculty of Dentistry Studentship
Iris Boraschi-Diaz, PhD - McGill University Faculty of Dentistry Studentship
Vamseedhar Myneni, PhD - McGill University Faculty of Dentistry Studentship
Akhil Soman, PhD - McGill University Faculty of Dentistry Studentship; Dr. and Mrs. I.N. Pesner Memorial Prize
Sreenath Madathil, MSc - Lyon Bercovitch Memorial Award; Dr. E.T. and Mrs. Marjorie Bourke Award
Juliana Marulanda, PhD - Dr. Wah Leung Fellowship Award
Shuai Wang, PhD - James P. Lund Fellowship in Dentistry
Did you know?
This week’s Did you Know? is authored by Dr. Marc McKee, Associate Dean (Graduate Studies and Research), featured here in a wonderful retro photograph we found. Thank you Professor McKee!
Did you know that hair follicles share many developmental pathways with tooth development? ... both arising from similar epithelial invaginations – one in the mouth, and one in the skin.
Does that mean I’m losing my teeth too? – yes!