Romesh Nalliah Selected for Leadership Institute
Romesh Nalliah, BDS, an instructor in restorative dentistry and biomaterials sciences at HSDM, was recently selected into the Leadership Institute of the American Dental Education Association. In 2011, Dr. Nalliah was selected to participate in the American Dental Association’s (ADA) Leadership Institute, in which the group examined leaders in the private sector, learning about methods of marketing, negotiating, running programs, and seeking funding for those programs. The ADEA institute focuses on aspects of an academic career, including ideas about leadership, creating a vision, financial management of a dental school, resolving conflicts, and research. Dr. Nalliah is currently the only person to be selected into both the ADA and ADEA Leadership institutes.