November 7, 2022

Dr. Dimitris Tatakis Serves on CODA Review Committee

Dr. Dimitris Tatakis is a professor in the Division of Periodontology who also serves as the Graduate Periodontics Program Director and the Director of Global Initiatives. He recently was invited to join the Commission on Dental Accreditation's (CODA) Review Committee on Periodontics Education. Members of the committee review reports concerning the development of accreditation standards and address other periodontics education issues related to accreditation matters, including the accreditation of programs throughout the United States. Dr. Tatakis will serve a four-year term.

Dr. Dimitris Tatakis, DDS, PhD

Throughout his career, Dr. Tatakis has received a number of honors that include the Outstanding Periodontal Educator Award from the American Academy of Periodontology. He is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.