VCU School of Dentistry residents win research awards

Dr. Matt Detar (D.D.S. ’07) of the Department of Endodontics and Dr. Erika Lentini of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry are about to graduate from their residency programs, and they now can add research awards … Continue reading

VCU Dental Care celebrates Give Kids a Smile Day

Free services available for children in need of dental care VCU Dental Care will celebrate Give Kids a Smile Day for children 0-18 years of age who do not have dental insurance. Services include cleaning, … Continue reading

Spring 2013 Alumni Connections

Spring 2013 Alumni Connections Dear Friends, We have completed another successful school year in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry. This year brought with it many positive changes. There have been numerous awards, research presentations, publications … Continue reading

Fellow in Pediatric Dentistry

Virginia Commonwealth University Department of Pediatric Dentistry is seeking applicants for a board-eligible pediatric dentist to serve as a fellow in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry. Responsibilities will predominately include clinical practice, including hospital-based practice … Continue reading

Formerly conjoined twins receive dental care

VCU garnered national attention and press coverage in November 2011 when a team of surgeons separated conjoined twins Maria and Teresa Tapia. The procedure, which brought together nearly 50 pediatric specialists, lasted a grueling 22 … Continue reading

Pediatric dentistry resident updates

The Class of 2011 has settled nicely into their careers with James Dibelka currently serving in the U.S. Navy as a pediatric dentist in Okinawa, Japan. He is planning to open a practice in the … Continue reading

Jamaica Project on Facebook

The Jamaica Project for 2012 is underway with D3 students gathering supplies, fund raising and assisting with locating alumni.  Check out happenings, colleagues and memories at http://www.facebook.com/jamaicaproject.  

Dr. Elizabeth Berry elected as Chair of the Faculty

Elizabeth J. Berry, D.D.S., M.P.H., M.S.D., assistant professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry, has been elected as Chair of the Faculty for the VCU School of Dentistry. This is both an honor and significant responsibility that … Continue reading

Pediatric Dentistry spring 2012 update

Tegwyn H. Brickhouse, D.D.S., Ph.D. Associate professor and chair Department of Pediatric Dentistry Dear Friends, We have completed another successful year in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry.  This year brought with it many  positive changes. … Continue reading

Dr. Brickhouse named fellow to pediatric policy center

Dr. Tegwyn H. Brickhouse, D.D.S., Ph.D., associate professor and chair, was named as fellow in the Pediatric Oral Health Research and Policy Center.  The center’s purpose is to inform and advance research and policy development … Continue reading