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Hirsh Library Newsletter April 2021

Hello TUSDM and happy April! In response to suggestions and requests when we went hybrid, I send periodic newsletters on behalf of Hirsh Library highlighting things that may be of interest to TUSDM.   Resource Highlight: Dentistry LibGuide LibGuides are research guides created by Hirsh Library staff. If you search the Library’s website, the LibGuide content does not necessarily display. Please Read more…

Meet This Weeks’s JUMBO of the Week, Hanna Tran(D24)!

D24 Jumbo of the Week 𝙈𝙚𝙚𝙩 𝙩𝙝𝙞𝙨 𝙬𝙚𝙚𝙠’𝙨 𝙅𝙐𝙈𝘽𝙊 𝙤𝙛 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙬𝙚𝙚𝙠, 𝙃𝙖𝙣𝙣𝙖 𝙏𝙧𝙖𝙣! Hometown: Sugar Land, Texas Positions of leadership at TUSDM: Tufts ASDA Pre-Dental Committee Member Favorite thing(s) about Tufts and/or Boston?: You’ll always hear TUSDM students talking about the richness of diversity in our classes and that’s because it truly is one of the most beautiful things Read more…

Congrats to Dr.Aidee Nieto-Herman For Being Guest Speaker on Global Service Learning Projects at UNE!

  Dr.Aidee Nieto-Herman , Associate Professor of  Periodontology and President /CEO of the  Hispanic International Mission (HIM) was a speaker at the UNE – Maine a Zoom lecture to the students  Hispanic Dental Association HDA on Global Service Learning projects.  Dr. Aidee Nieto-Herman presented a lecture where she successfully explained mission trips and community service work and how any dental Read more…

TUFTS HDA Awarded Chapter of the Year and Dr. Forero Receives President’s Award!

Congratulations to Tufts HDA! The student chapter was recognized by the National Hispanic Dental Association as Chapter of the Year. Special recognition to faculty advisors Dr. Forero and Dr. Correa and to the E-Board led by Chapter President Daniela Rendon, D21.   Dr. Martha Forero, DDS, MS, also received the “For Service” President’s Award for her incredible work as President of Read more…

Meet This Weeks’s JUMBO of the Week, Tayana Fernandez (D24)!

D24 Jumbo of the Week 𝙈𝙚𝙚𝙩 𝙩𝙝𝙞𝙨 𝙬𝙚𝙚𝙠’𝙨 𝙅𝙐𝙈𝘽𝙊 𝙤𝙛 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙬𝙚𝙚𝙠, 𝙏𝙖𝙮𝙖𝙣𝙖 𝙁𝙚𝙧𝙣𝙖𝙣𝙙𝙚𝙯! Hometown: Chattanooga, TN Positions of leadership at TUSDM: Fairfield Operative Liaison Favorite thing(s) about Tufts and/or Boston?: A few things that stand out to me about Tufts is the genuine diversity, promotion of mind-body wellness practices and the commitment to global leadership in oral health. My Read more…

In Celebration of Trans Day of Visibility

~it takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.~ ee cummings Excellent audio interview with a mother and her child. It’s really beautiful https://www.wbur.org/commonhealth/2021/04/01/nonbinary-gender-identity-children-massachusetts _____ Written by Sherri Sklarwitz, Director of Student Programs, Tisch College Today [March 31st] is the celebration of Trans Day of Visibility (TDoV). This annual, international holiday is dedicated to celebrating the accomplishments and victories of transgender and Read more…

Pain Management for Dental Medicine in 2021: Opioids, Coronavirus and Beyond

Pain Management for Dental Medicine in 2021: Opioids, Coronavirus and Beyond In collaboration with Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, and Massachusetts General Hospital Saturday, April 10, 2021 from 8am – 4:15pm Cost: Complimentary Continuing Dental Education Credits: 7 lecture hours (optional 7.5 self-study hours) Register Today Here! Program Overview: Over the past year our Read more…

Institute for Democracy & Higher Education: Educating for a Stronger, Inclusive Democracy, NSLVE Deadline, New Guide

Content from Institute for Democracy & Higher Education Newsletter: Educating for a Stronger, Inclusive Democracy, NSLVE Deadline, New Guide NSLVE Sign-up Deadline Extended to 3/31! Is your alma mater in the study? Campuses in your networks or regions?  We know people who receive this newsletter are already affiliated with the 1,200+ colleges and universities participating in IDHE’s National Study of Learning, Voting & Read more…