Dr. Paul Luepke has been appointed Chair of the Department of Surgical Sciences.
hosted the annual Head Start Dental Day.
A team of more than two-hundred volunteers consisting of dental professionals as well as
dental and hygiene students will perform teeth cleanings for local preschoolers. Link to video -->
Dr. Gerald Ziebert was bestowed a lifetime achievement award for his contribution to the field of Prosthodontics by the Wisconsin section President of the American College of Prosthodontists
Governor Walker proclaims “MUSoD Excellence in Dental Education Day”
Dental School Groundbreaking occurred September 18, 2012. Governor Walker proclaimed the day as “Marquette University School of Dentistry Excellence in Dental Education Day.”
Congratulations to Dr. Denis Lynch for receiving Doctorum Honoris
Causa(honorary doctorate) from Victor Babes University of Medicine
and Pharmacy Timisoara, Romania.
Congratulations to Dr. Denis Lynch for co-authoring with Roger Smales:
Chapter 11 “Dental Developmental and Oral Soft Tissue Conditions” in
A Clinical Guide to Oral Diagnosis and Treatment Planning K Yip and R Smales, Editors British Dental Association, 2012.
Congratulations to Dr. Peter Schelkun
winner of the 2012 School of Dentistry
Part Time Faculty Teaching Award
The following students have been inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu; The Honor Society of Jesuit Institutions of Higher Education at their Induction Ceremony on Saturday April 14,2012 The Inductees are: Kaitlyn Darcy D3,
Jennifer Fehrman D3, Sarah Graesser D3, Jon Irelan D3,
Christina Jahnke D3, Carissa Molina D3, Lauren Montoure D3,
Michael Nick D3, Brenton Soltys D4, Brett Voegele D4
MUSoD, had a celebration honoring Dean Lobb for being the recipient if the
2012 William J. Gies Awards for Innovation - Dental Educator on March 27th.
Dr. William Lobb, Dean, has won the 2012 ADEA Gies Award for
Innovation-Dental Educator, to be awarded at the ADEA meting March 19 in Orlando.
Dr. Toni Roucka published an ethics article “To treat or not to treat…that is the question” in the March/April issue of ACADEMY OF GENERAL DENTISTRY.
Dr. Alberta Abena, Dr. Gay Derderian, Dr. Richard Hagner, Dr. Moawia Kassab, Dr. Thomas Smithy, and Dr. Joseph Vitolo have been promoted to Clinical Associate Professor effective July 1, 2012.
Dr. Brian Hodgson and Dr. Dawei Liu have been promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure effective July 1, 2012.
Dr. Cesar Gonzalez, Pedodontics, recently completed his American Board of
Pediatric Dentistry Certification process.
Dr. Steve Koutnik, Graduate Resident, Prosthodontics, was awarded a 3M
scholarship to attend the Dawson Academy, located at St. Petersburg Beach,
Florida, in February.
Dr. Aaron Cho was recently published in The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry,
featured with the cover article in the January 2012 issue. The article is entitled:“The effect of multiple firings on the marginal integrity of pressable ceramic single crowns.”