School of Dentistry Student Elected VP of the American Student Dental Association National Chapter

Alex Barton (D2013) has been elected Vice President and Member of the Board of Trustees for the National American Student Dental Association (ASDA).  Congratulations Alex and the VCU ASDA Chapter.  Here is link to the … Continue reading

Dean’s Dinner with Student Leadership

Tonight we held our first dinner session bringing together the leadership from the dental, dental hygiene classes and the student government, and the student dental associations to meet with the school’s leadership.   This is an … Continue reading

VCU School of Dentistry Well Represented at National Dental Education and Research Meetings

American Dental Education Association meeting in Orlando, Florida: Presentations and Representation   Dr. Julie Kim, General Practice Consumers’ Choice of Dentist: How and Why People Choose Dental School Faculty Practice as Their Dentist Presentation Type: … Continue reading

Dental and Dental Hygiene Students Participate in MCV Campus Annual Health Fair at Richmond’s Armstrong High School

On Saturday March 3, the MCV Student Government hosted its annual MCV Campus Student Health Fair at Armstrong High School.   The fair enjoyed broad participation by all the VCU health sciences programs and was supported … Continue reading

Cosby High School Health Sciences Specialty Center Students Visit School of Dentistry

Student enrolled in the Cosby High School Health Sciences Specialty center had fun and learned about dentistry and dental school.  The students learned about carving and waxing teeth, restorative dentistry using our virtual reality DentSim … Continue reading

US Court of Appeals Upholds Decision on Professional Behavior

The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit affirmed a lower court’s decision that professional behavior is important to evaluate.  A quote from the court’s opinion states “As discussed above, we find that … Continue reading

Social Media Deal-of-the-Day and Health Care

In the February 2012 ASDA News I found this article very interesting.  “A gift and curse: Groupon and other social deals.”  The article discusses the potential legal and ethical problems dentists may suffer by offering … Continue reading