Ohio State Dental Journal

Spring 2017


Published twice each year, the Ohio State Dental Journal shares what is new and exciting among our students, staff, faculty, alumni and friends. The journal is yet another way to keep you connected with the many special things that are happening at the College of Dentistry.

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For more than 125 years, The Ohio State University College of Dentistry has embraced its public purpose of educating exceptionally capable and compassionate dentists, providing care to patients, conducting research at the forefront of dentistry and oral health, and serving the community. As we plan...Read more
Connecting Students and Dentists with Patients in Need Children, veterans, the uninsured, and those challenged by drug and alcohol issues are among the underserved populations who too often lack adequate health care. With these needs as a key focus, the College of Dentistry created the...Read more
We’ve been following four aspiring dentists (and their classmates), who embarked on their “dental journey” at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry four years ago — a journey they all admit seems to have gone by in a flash. Much has happened during their dental...Read more
Children in West Java, Indonesia, proudly show their clean hands and teeth after washing them at a special table developed by Bruce Walker, '91 DDS, and other collaborators. As Ohio’s only state-supported public dental school, the College of Dentistry takes seriously its responsibility to...Read more
Growing up in the small Ohio town of Steubenville, Amy Molnar, ’13 BSDH, ’15 MDH, always knew she wanted to attend Ohio State. She also knew she wanted to teach. After taking a job at the College of Dentistry as an undergraduate, Molnar — who was intrigued by the work she saw in...Read more
With a combined 61-plus years of service at the College of Dentistry, pediatric dentists Paul Casamassimo, DDS, MS , and Dennis McTigue, DDS, MS , have become ingrained into the very fabric of the college. Close friends since they were residents together at the University of Iowa College of...Read more