Alumni Event

2022 Nov 19

Harvard-Yale Game

(All day)


Harvard Stadium

HSDM will be hosting a tailgate before the game and would love for alumni and friends to join! Tailgate will begin 3 hours before kickoff at the closed end of Harvard Stadium and McCurdy Track. Fans will be directed to enter the Harvard Athletics complex through Gate 14, located on Soldiers Field Road, to make their way to the new tailgate location.

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2023 Jan 27

Yankee Dental Congress Alumni Reception

5:30pm to 7:30pm


Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
Save the date for the HSDM alumni reception at Yankee Dental on Friday, January 27 at 5:30pm. More details to come.
2022 Nov 14

Annual Paul Goldhaber Lecture by Dr. Peter Polverini

3:00pm to 4:30pm


REB Auditorium and Zoom (Registration required).

This years recipient is Peter Polverini, DMSc77, PD77. The Goldhaber Award, HSDM’s highest research honor, goes to a recipient who is held in international esteem in his or her field relating to oral and systemic health. The award was established in 1989 to honor Dr. Paul Goldhaber, a periodontist and researcher who served 22 years as dean of HSDM.

Dr. Polverini will deliver his lecture from 3pm to 4pm EST, followed by a 30-minute Q&A. A light school-wide reception in the REB lobby will follow. 

Both in-person and livestream options will be available....

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2022 Oct 28

AAP Alumni Reception

7:00pm to 10:00pm


Ahwatukee-B Room, Sheraton Phoenix Downtown, 340 N 3rd Street Ac, Phoenix, AZ85004

Please join us for an HSDM alumni reception at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Periodontology. The reception will take place in the Ahwatukee-B room on Friday, October 28 from 7-10pm. Alumni living in the region, but not attending the conference are also welcome!

Please RSVP to Lindsey Curley at

2022 Sep 21

A Celebration with Dean William V. Giannobile

6:15pm to 8:15pm


Harvard Medical School New Research Building Elements Café | 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA, 02115

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Come together for a festive evening of reconnection and appreciation at Harvard School of Dental Medicine.

Meet Dean Giannobile, network with fellow alumni, and enjoy cocktails and conversation. 

Registration is now open!

Registration is required to attend....

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HSDM Alumni Come Together Again

HSDM Alumni Come Together Again

June 7, 2022

Alumni spanning generations and hailing from all over the world returned to Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM) on Alumni Day for the first time since 2019, before the onset of the pandemic. To celebrate the special return of the in-person event, Alumni Day took place at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, MA. The event reconnected alumni with their classmates and with their alma mater.

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2022 Mar 24

IADR Alumni Reception in Atlanta, Georgia

6:00pm to 7:30pm


Omni CNN Center North Tower-M2 | Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center | International B Room | 100 CNN Center, Atlanta, GA 30312 

Join HSDM for an alumni reception during the AADOCR/CADR annual meeting. Hosted by HSDM and The Forsyth Institute. Conference participation is not required to attend the reception.

Please RSVP to


2022 Feb 24

Alumni Reception at the AO Annual Meeting

7:15pm to 9:15pm


Cardiff Room, Marriot Marquis San Diego Marina Hotel, 333 West Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA
Please join Dean William V. Giannobile for an HSDM Alumni Reception at the Academy of Osseointegration Annual Meeting on Thursday, February 24 at 7:15pm. Please RSVP to
2021 Nov 05

HSDM Alumni Reception at AAP

7:00pm to 9:00pm


Fontainebleau Hotel
Join us for an alumni reception during the American Academy of Periodontology’s 2021 Annual Meeting in Miami Beach, FL. The reception will be held on Friday, November 5, 2021 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm in the Shimmer Room at the Fontainebleau Hotel. Event registration is not required for reception attendance.
Class of 1971 alumni gathering

HSDM Alumni Reconnect from Near and Far

June 8, 2021

HSDM alumni reunited during this year’s Reunion and Alumni Day through informal gatherings, virtual happy hours, and engaging online programs. While most activities were virtual this year due to COVID-19 restrictions, alumni found creative ways to channel their class spirit and relive fond memories of HSDM.

Events kicked off with a toast by Dean William Giannobile, DMSc96, PD96, at a virtual happy hour on Thursday, June 3. Alumni had the chance to reconnect with friends and also meet current students in each of the break-out sessions. Alumni reminisced fondly about former...

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