Category Archives: Events

AO Tooth Day at Fenway Park!

Date: 7/10/2018 at 7:00PM
Venue: Fenway Stadium
Description: Come join Tufts, Harvard, and BU as we screen for Oral Cancer and give out toothbrushes to baseball fans. We have bleacher seats together with all three dental school. D22 Classes are invited to attend as a welcome to dental school event
CLICK HERE to fill out the form to reserve your tickets 🙂 
Tickets are now available for purchase and will be $36 each. Venmo Harjaap Singh at @Harjaap-Singh or e-mail us if you’d rather pay with cash.
Organizer: Alpha Omega
Contact: Molly Rosen (

Perio Study Club: 50 Years in Periodontology!

Dear D/IS19s and D/IS20s,
Tufts Periodontology Study Club and Harvard Perio Study Society are excited to invite you to a special evening with our very own Dr. Paul Levi on Monday, May 14th, at 7:15PM in the Glickman Library (12th floor).
Dr. Levi completed both his dental and periodontics training at TUSDM and practices in Burlington, VT. He has served as President of the American Association of Periodontology Foundation and currently serves on the faculties of Harvard University, Tufts University, and the Universidad Internacional de Cataluña in Barcelona, Spain. A leader in the field and an enthusiastic student supporter, Dr. Levi will share with us his palpable passion for and extensive experience in periodontology through his lecture “50 Years in Periodontics”.
Dinner will be provided for those who attend. Seats are limited, so RSVP here  by May 8 to reserve your spot!

TUSDM’s Annual Multicultural Night!

On Thursday, April 26th, TUSDM’s cultural student organizations came together to put on Multicultural Night! The night consisted of organization’s giving students a taste of the unique backgrounds and cultures that make up the Tufts Community. From the foods of each culture to the fashion show to the exciting performances put on by our students, the entire night was a huge success!

AAWD 3rd Annual Women Leadership Panel

Tufts celebrates trailblazer women at its 3rd annual women in leadership dinner panel
On April 19th, seventy-five students, faculty and staff came together for a very special dinner panel celebrating a shift in paradigm of women in dentistry and leadership in the field. Panelists including Dean Mary-Jane Hanlon, Lauren Trager (D18), Mikey Vega (D18), Alisha Anand (D18) and Alex Peacock (D18) shared powerful stories with the group with their messages ranging from the responsibility women leaders have to help others to the role we have in carrying ourselves as strong, powerful women…who are also doctors!
Big thanks to all the panelists, Dean Thomas, Nancy Marks, Karen Alexander, Jackie Liu (D19), and Nancy Epstein (D19) for making this a truly memorable and uplifting event!
Reflection by: Sangita Murali (D18), Outgoing Tufts AAWD President
Photo 1: Left to right is Alex Peacock, Alisha Anand, Dean Hanlon, Lauren Trager, Mikey Vega
Photo 2: Attendees including faculty, staff and students from all four dental school classes
Photo 3: Moderators for the evening Jackie Liu, Nancy Epstein, and Sangita Murali

Multicultural Night THIS Thursday!

TUSDM’s cultural student organizations invite you all to please save the date for this year’s Multicultural Night! Come celebrate and learn about all of the unique backgrounds, cultures, and religions that make up our Tufts Community. This event is open to all faculty, staff, and students.

The first serving of food will be at 6 pm in the 7th floor student lounge. There will be a second serving shortly after 7 pm for students, faculty, and staff in the clinic. The fashion show and presentations will begin in Merritt at 7:30 pm.

Hope to see you all there!

TUSDM takes the Tough Ruck by storm!

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Lead by D20s Brent Mullen and Keith Nguyen, fifty faculty, staff, alumni and students set out on the marathon length course “rucking” with 750lbs of food to be donated to the New England Center and Home for Veterans, the site of a potential new TUSDM program which would allow students to provide free oral health-care to veterans.

Read more about the event in Tufts Now:

For more photos from the entire day check out:

RSVP: AAWD Women in Leadership Dinner Panel!

Join AAWD for a FREE DINNER and panel discussion with D18s, Alisha Anand, Alex Peacock, Lauren Trager, Mikey Vega, and Dean Hanlon!

If you are a D19 with a year of clinical experience under your belt, come find out how you can make the MOST of your final year! If you are a D20 just about to enter clinic, this is an event you DO NOT want to miss! Learn how to balance your didactic work with clinic life and MORE. And D21s, it is NEVER too early to start thinking about how to be an effective networker and how to get the most out of your clinical assisting experiences. Please JOIN!

Mark your calendars for Thursday 4/19 at 7pm in Alumni Lounge and RSVP here.

If you have any questions about the event, please contact Nancy Epstein at!