Harvard University has been closely monitoring the progress of the winter weather event that is expected to arrive Tuesday morning and to continue through late evening. A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for the Boston region, with snowfall expected to begin around 7:00 a.m. and total accumulations to reach 12 to 18 inches. Morning and evening commutes throughout the region will likely be affected.
As a result, Harvard School of Dental Medicine and the Harvard Dental Center will be closed on Tuesday.
Neither mountains of snow, nor chilly temperatures deterred local families and volunteers from coming to Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM) on Saturday, February 11 for the annual Give Kids a Smile Event. The popular event held in the Harvard Dental Center’s Teaching Practices was an opportunity for kids ages one to seventeen to receive free dental care and to learn about oral health.
“Even in the snow, we came, we brushed, and we smiled,” said Mirissa Price, DMD2019, co-coordinator of the Give Kids a Smile 2017 event. Price, along with Carolynn Vuong, DMD2018, Justin
Join us for our annual Give Kids a Smile event. Children ages 1-17 will receive free dental exams, cleanings and referrals. Medical well-child screenings are also available. Call 617-432-1434, option #1 to make an appointment.
Each year the Harvard Heroes Recognition Program celebrates the accomplishments of Harvard staff whose work supports the University’s mission at the highest levels of contribution, impact and excellence.
HSDM’s recipient of this year’s Harvard Hero honor is Myra Garza, associate director of clinical operations in the Harvard Dental Center.
“I am so grateful to the Harvard Dental Center, the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, and the University,” said Garza. “I continue to be inspired by where I work and who I work alongside! Both
Registration is NOW OPEN! Click here.The Harvard Dental Center Patient Portal allows you to complete your medical and dental histories online, prior to your visit. Your information is transmitted safely and directly to our secure server.