News Bites Newsletter - October 2017

The News Bites newsletter for October 2017 is now available online!


IU Dentistry Graduation 2017

Photos, video, programs and more related to the Indiana University School of Dentistry Class of 2017 Graduation Ceremonies!

August "News Bites" Newsletter

The "News Bites" IUSD Newsletter for August is now available for download.

Social Network Influence Research

Indiana University researchers begin identifying social networks that influence oral health choices in underserved communities

Geo-Sampling for new construction begins

Workers drilled into the east parking lot December 22nd to perform geo-sampling to analyze the soil directly beneath the new building construction site.

IU Trustees approve building design for new School of Dentistry facility

IU Board of Trustees approves state-of-the-art building design for School of Dentistry

IU Dentistry White Coat Ceremony 2015

Students from Indiana University School of Dentistry's DDS Class of 2019 and International Dentist Program class of 2017 participate in IU Dentistry's annual White Coat Ceremony to symbolically assume the ethical and professional standards associated with being a health care professional

Dr Dean Morton Joins IUSD as Prosthodontics Chair

IU Dentistry Graduation 2015

Relieve the 2015 Graduation weekend with photos and videos

First Issue of "News Bites" monthly electronic newsletter

The first issue of "News Bites" The Indiana University School of Dentistry monthly electronic newsletter.

IU Dentistry Students Emerge as Leaders for the American Dental Education

IU Dentistry Students Emerge as Leaders for the American Dental Education Association - election results from the ADEA annual meeting

Statement from Dean Williams regarding Indiana's RFRA

A statement from IUSD Dean John N. Williams regarding Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act

IU Dentistry Honors Passing of Dean Emeritus Ralph McDonald

The Indiana University School of Dentistry joins the family of Ralph E. McDonald, DDS, MS, in mourning his passing on February 20, 2015, at age 94.

IU Marks Passing of Former Orthodontics Chair Dr. Charles Burstone

The Indiana University School of Dentistry honors the passing of Dr. Charles Burstone, a 1955 graduate of IUSD’s orthodontics master’s degree program and chair of IU’s orthodontic department from 1961 to 1970.

Parking Improvements for Patients at IU Dentistry

A new, improved system for patient parking went on-line today at Indiana University School of Dentistry.

Dr. Priya Thomas appointed Director of Comprehensive Clinic B

We are pleased to announce Dr. Priya Thomas as the new Director of Comprehensive Care Clinic B!

Mini-Residency in Pediatric Dentistry Announced at IU

Indiana University and the authors of the world renowned text McDonald and Avery's Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent are pleased to announce a new premier-level mini-residency program in pediatric dentistry , October 25-30, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. More details and registration to follow at

New IU Dentistry students take professional oaths at 2014 White Coat Ceremony

On Saturday, August 16, the 104 students in the Indiana University School of Dentistry’s DDS Class of 2018 were joined by the 13 students in the International Dentist Program Class of 2016 to participate in the school’s annual White Coat Ceremony.

Dr. Michael Kowolik Appointed Executive Associate Dean

Indiana University School of Dentistry is pleased to announce that Dr. Michael Kowolik has been appointed the new Executive Associate Dean and Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Global Engagement.

Dr. Kelton Stewart Appointed IU Dentistry Orthodontic Graduate Program Director

IU dental school celebrates 22nd annual Research Day with noted dental educator and researcher Peter Polverini of the University of Michigan

IU Distinguished Professor Emeritus George Stookey to address IU School of Dentistry graduates

Gail Williamson heads national dental radiology academy

IU School of Dentistry professor's unofficial title: Indiana's Tooth Fairy

Dental school to help homeless veterans

62 IU dental school scholarship recipients meet sponsors, family members at luncheon

Dean Williams heads ADA Commission on Dental Accreditation

Susan Zunt elected director designate of national oral pathology board

IU dental school researcher seeks novel biomaterials to regenerate tissues destroyed by periodontitis

IU School of Dentistry appoints director to lead new dental informatics group

Travis McDearmon joins IU School of Dentistry as its assistant director of development

IU School of Dentistry "Dental Day" for college and high school students is Oct. 5

IU dental school white coat ceremony welcomes new dental class and students enrolled in new program for international dentists

Indiana University celebrates official naming of Hine Hall, honoring the memory of Maynard K. Hine

IU dental school launches collaboration with King Saud University in Saudi Arabia

IU dental school congratulates Jeffrey Dean on his appointment as IUPUI Chancellor Charles Bantz's new chief of staff

IUPUI chancellor appoints Jeffrey Dean as chief of staff

Dental school professors LaQuia Walker and Dominique Galli among IUPUI women faculty and staff honored for leadership

School of Dentistry honors 3 outstanding alumni, names Dean Williams as honorary alumnus

IU School of Dentistry Graduating Classes Represent 19 U.S. States and 14 Nations

21st Research Day celebrates work of IU dental school students, staff, and faculty

Former Indiana dental board director Harvey Weingarten named director of dental continuing education at IU

Dental Assisting Program to give presentation and tours on April 13

Jeffrey Platt, Kelton Stewart receive both of national honor society's 2013 teaching awards

Joan Kowolik honored by IUPUI for her commitment to students and patients

Orthodontist Kenneth Hyde among IUPUI's prestigious Hine Medallion recipients for his contributions to students and alumni

IU School of Dentistry joins interprofessional health education and practice collaboration

University of Pittsburgh dental professor appointed director of biomedical informatics at Regenstrief Institute

Dental pilot program targets children from low-income families in northwestern Indiana

IU dental student and former U.S. fighter pilot Timothy Downing prepares for career #2 to take flight

Timothy Brown appointed IU dental school's assistant dean for finance and administration