News Archive

October 2021

The college's Dental Alumni Society presented its annual awards at a reception held in conjunction with the Ohio Dental Association's Annual Session. Three outstanding alumnae were honored with the following awards. The Distinguished Alumni Award was presented to Jeanne Nicolette , DDS ,...Read more
At this year's Ohio Dental Association (ODA) Annual Session , the Callahan Celebration of Excellence included the presentation of the ODA’s highest honor, the Joseph P. Crowley Distinguished Dentist Award, which is given to Ohio's dental professionals and others who have made...Read more
Dr. Paul Casamassimo and Dr. Henry Fields have been named as the 2021 Ohio Dental Association (ODA) Callahan Memorial Award recipients. Drs. Casamassimo and Fields were selected for their leadership in organized dentistry and academics.Read more

August 2021

Ms. Zusha Chaudhary (D4) recently won a scholarship from the Dental Trade Alliance Foundation (DTAF) whose mission is to increase access and use of oral health care by broadening knowledge about the impact of oral health on overall health. The highly competitive DTAF scholarships are awarded to...Read more
We invite our alumni to join Dean Carroll Ann Trotman, college faculty, and the Dental Alumni Society Board of Governors for our annual alumni reception held October 1.Read more
Dr. Carroll Ann Trotman will assume the role of dean of the College of Dentistry on August 15, 2021. She joins Ohio State from the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, where she is the associate dean for faculty development and chair of the Department of Orthodontics.Read more

July 2021

Dr. Joshua Evans, a second-year resident in the advanced education program in the Division of Pediatric Dentistry, recently won the first-place prize in the poster competition sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry . Dr. Evans received the highly competitive award for his research...Read more
On August 1, Dr. Anjum Shah will join the college as director of the Dental Hygiene Graduate Program. She recently completed a Doctor of Education (EdD) degree and a Post Master's Leadership in Higher Education Certificate from the University of South Florida, while also providing dental...Read more

May 2021

In early April, the College of Dentistry concluded its first-ever Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) survey. More than 1,000 students, residents, staff, and faculty were invited to anonymously provide data that will be utilized to enhance the college’s efforts to promote diversity and create an inclusive working environment.Read more

April 2021

The doors have opened to a brand new Ohio State Dental Faculty Practice (Ohio State DFP). Located on the corner of 12th and Neil Avenues in the College of Dentistry’s expanded Postle Hall, the Ohio State DFP is home to nearly 60 general dentists, dental specialists, and dental hygienists...Read more