Building student involvement, fostering civic engagement and enhancing community service to advance public health. 

Mission Statement: “The Head & Neck Cancer Organization at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine aims to better educate students and members of the community on how to recognize the signs and symptoms of head and neck cancer through various educational and community service opportunities.”

Faculty Advisors:
Dr. Mark Lerman (
Dr. Kanchan Ganda (
Dr. Tanya Wright (

Executive Board (2019-2020):

President Tony Kim
Vice President Mythilee Kugathasan
Secretary Lauren Fafalak
Fundraising Chairs Alice Huang (
Community Service Chairs Qian Lin (
Lunch & Learn Director Dasney Castillo (

Monica Cheng (

External Links: HANCO Facebook Group

Dr. Tanya Wright giving a lecture on how to perform a head and neck exam