News Archive

February 2016

Many adults understand the importance of regular dental care, but parents often wonder why a dentist would need to see a nearly toothless infant. The reason is prevention, explains Catherine M. Flaitz DDS, MS, chair of the Division of Pediatric Dentistry at The Ohio State University’s College of...Read more

January 2016

College of Dentistry Dean Patrick M. Lloyd, DDS, MS, FACP has been selected as the 2016 recipient of Marquette University's Distinguished Alumnus in Dentistry Award.Read more
Alfred Reader, DDS, MS, a professor emeritus in the Division of Endodontics, was recently selected to serve as a Director of the American Board of Endodontics. Read more
Sara Palmer, PhD, joined the college as an assistant professor in the Division of Biosciences. Dr. Palmer's education includes a BS degree in microbiology from Michigan State University, and a PhD in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Florida in Gainesville.Read more
The Mark Dawson Award for Excellence was presented to Ms. Terri Pierce and the Outstanding Staff Award was presented to Ms. Erica Johnson at the Dean's Appreciation Reception.Read more

December 2015

Dr. Anita Gohel will join the college as the Director of the Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Program in January. Dr. Gohel currently serves as a clinical professor in the Department of General Dentistry at Boston University's School of Dental Medicine. Read more
Dr. Bean was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award presented by the Forest City Dental Society of Cleveland, Ohio.Read more

November 2015

Paola Saponaro, DDS, MS On September 8th, Dr. Saponaro joined The Ohio State University College of Dentistry as an Assistant Professor-Clinical in the Division of Restorative Science and Prosthodontics. She earned her DDS degree from the University of Zulia Faculty of Dentistry (Venezuela) in 2010...Read more

October 2015

John Bartlett, MS, PhD, will join the College of Dentistry as the Associate Dean for Research. As the Associate Dean for Research, Dr. Bartlett will represent the college on all research matters, while overseeing and managing an array of research programs. Research at the College of Dentistry Read more
The Ohio Dental Association (ODA) Foundation recently awarded scholarships to 26 College of Dentistry students.Read more