News Archive

August 2016

The Ohio State University Graduate School awards four College of Dentistry graduate students.Read more

July 2016

Dennis McTigue , DDS, MS, is a professor in the Division of Pediatric Dentistry. He was recently honored with the 2016 Distinguished Service Award from the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), which represents pediatric dentists throughout the U.S. and also serves as a recognized...Read more
A faculty member in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Anesthesiology, Sarah Marks Leach, DMD, MS, was recently certified as a Diplomate by the American Board of Dental Anesthesiology. The Diplomate designation certifies that Dr. Leach has achieved the highest requirements of...Read more
Mr. Joseph Saggio, a maxillofacial prosthodontics dental laboratory technician, has won the college's Outstanding Staff Award that honors an employee whose actions inspire others to excellence in achievement and performance in the workplace. The award includes a cash prize of $500.00. Dean...Read more
A recent graduate of the college's oral and maxillofacial pathology residency program, Neetha Santosh, BDS, MS, won the prestigious Waldron Award for the best research poster presentation at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (AAOMP). The...Read more

June 2016

Recognizing the value of an integrated, interdisciplinary approach to delivering primary care, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (OSUWMC) has engaged the Colleges of Dentistry and Optometry in a new initiative -- a community-based outpatient clinic in Upper Arlington.Read more
There is great interest in understanding the role of the microbiome in cancer. Researchers at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) are carrying out studies investigating whether smoking-...Read more
As a graduate/professional student member of the Board, Dr. Lancaster will participate in all discussions and deliberations, including executive sessions.Read more
Five faculty members received awards at the annual Faculty Awards and Recognition celebration held on June 1. Read more

May 2016

According to the U.S. Surgeon General, approximately one-third of Americans do not regularly seek care from a dentist 1 . The reasons that prevent them from seeking care are many, including inadequate transportation, language barriers, lack of dental insurance, and more. Ohio State’s College of...Read more