HSDM Reunion and Alumni Day 2013

Reunion Class of 2003 in front of
Reunion Class of 2003 in front of "Vandy"

Starting on Thursday, May 30, 2013, HSDM and HMS graduates from the years ending in 3s or 8s relived the good old days on campus with symposia and panel discussions, ending the day with a gala at the Four Seasons in Boston's Back Bay.

On Friday, May 31, they were joined by HSDM alumni from all years for Alumni Day in the School's Research and Education Building Auditorium. The schedule of events included the Harvard Dental Alumni Association Annual Business Meeting, an Alumni Symposium highlighting HSDM's global oral health initiatives, and the State of the School Address given by Dean Bruce Donoff. Distinguished Alumnus Awards were presented to Edward B. Seldin, DMD68, MD68, and Robert E. Faiella, MMSc85, PD85. Symposium speakers included Shahid Aziz, DMD96, cofounder of Smile Bangladesh and professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery and plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey; Thomas Albert, DMD71, MD77, president and cofounder of FACES Foundation and professor (emeritus) of oral and maxillofacial surgery at Oregon Health & Science University; Jane Barrow, assistant dean for global and community health at HSDM; and Rishi Popat, PD09 (general dentistry; DMSc 2014, orthodontics). 

Reunion Class of 1978 with Dean Donoff