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Becoming an Ally: Creating an Inclusive Environment for LGBTQ+ Patients

Webinar on Thursday, June 30 from 1–2 p.m. ET Becoming an Ally: Creating an Inclusive Environment for LGBTQ+ Patients   CareQuest Institute will host a timely, practical webinar that discusses how to provide better care and supportive environments for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, queer, intersex, and asexual patients. Join an expert panel — two dental equity and inclusion advocates and a Read more…

National HDA Annual Meeting at Fort Lee, New Jersey!

National HDA Annual Meeting at Fort Lee, New Jersey! Tufts faculty, alumni, and students attended the annual HDA Meeting at Fort Lee, New Jersey this weekend. This two-day conference consisted of CE presentations, mentor and mentee interactions, and student research presentations. Our very own Gabriel Perez won 2nd place in the Student Poster Presentation. He presented his research on “The Effects Read more…

Crumbles by Carley Pride Cookie Sets

Crumbles by Carley – Pride Cookie Sets TUSDM D25 Carley McAlarney is spearheading a fantastic campaign for Pride Month! Carley, founder of Crumbles by Carley, is selling Pride Cookie Sets and donating ALL of her profits to the Trevor Project! Crumbles by Carley Website  Please see her attached Instagram link for even more information! https://www.instagram.com/p/CeeL-lgucNT/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link  

SAMDA OMFS Presentation with Dr. Gadh

SAMDA OMFS Presentation with Dr. Gadh SAMDA invites you to join a presentation with Dr. Adit Gadh on June 15th, at 7:30 p.m. in Rachel’s Auditorium  (14th floor.) Dr. Gadh is a Tufts OMFS resident and will be sharing interesting OMFS cases. He will also explore how general dentists can collaborate in oral surgery cases. Pizza will be provided! Please use the RSVP link Read more…

Shils Partnership Awards Program

Shils Partnership Awards Program Get excited for a wonderful opportunity for students and aspiring oral health entrepreneurs.  Henry Schein is a co-sponsor of the Shils Partnership Awards Program which has been designed to encourage competition and foster innovation in the field of oral health. This program will award four winners $5,000 each along with a sought-after healthcare industry leader mentor Read more…

Pride Month in the New Yorker

The celebration of Pride Month, which commemorates the anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, arrives this year at a moment of alarm. The passage of Florida’s so-called Don’t Say Gay bill, coupled with an ideological shift in the courts and in state legislatures, has filled supporters of L.G.B.T.Q. rights with a sense of foreboding. Today we’re bringing you a selection of Read more…

St. Francis House Oral Health Workshop

   St. Francis House Oral Health Workshop Check out this awesome reflection by Alexis Alicea D24 on the St. Francis Oral Health Workshop! “Giving our time and sharing our resources with the St. Francis House Shelter (SFH) was a fulfilling experience in many ways. We were able to not only give needed supplies, like toothpaste and toothbrushes, to the occupants of Read more…

AAPHD’s Family Resource Night

AAPHD’s Family Resource Night Thursday June 2nd 2022 AAPHD participated in “Family Resource Night” at Higginson Elementary School in Roxbury, MA. Two members from our organization, Neetu Handa D24 and Emily Lewis D24 currently serving as the community service outreach co-chairs had the pleasure of educating students and families about the importance of oral health and hygiene. The Tufts Dental Read more…