Dental health professionals joined members of the Touro College of Dental Medicine community this summer for a tee off and more at its Inaugural Golf Championship and Awards Dinner in support of TouroCDM. Proceeds from the event, held at Fenway Golf Club in Scarsdale, raised more than $220,000, which will support the first phase of completion of the Dental Clinical Center at TouroCDM. The center is scheduled to open in December.
No stranger to bio science, second-year dental student Alaina Edelmuth is targeting a protein suspected of causing seizures and one that may play a role in infections like gingivitis and periodontitis.
In an event-packed week in July, 111 dental students −from Mississippi to New Jersey− began a new and exciting chapter in their lives as incoming members of the second class at Touro College of Dental Medicine at New York Medical College.
In its first meeting together, chapters of the American Student Dental Association and the Student Professional Ethics Association at Touro College of Dental Medicine at New York Medical participated in a lively panel discussion about the role of organized dentistry and what it takes to transition from student to practitioner.
More than four dozen undergraduate students from universities throughout the northeast got a taste of life at Touro College of Dental Medicine (TouroCDM) during its first Pre-Dental Day program on April 23.
Jessica Li is among Touro’s first class of pioneering dental students who are building a legacy for those who will follow. And she wouldn’t want it any other way.