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School of Dentistry students receive numerous awards and honors

B. Daniel Hall, DDS (right), associate professor, restorative dentistry, presents Andrey Ustinenkov with the American College of Prosthodontics Award.
B. Daniel Hall, DDS (right), associate professor, restorative dentistry, presents Andrey Ustinenkov with the American College of Prosthodontics Award.
Numerous awards were presented to students in the School of Dentistry during year-end celebrations. 

The awards recognize clinical and academic excellence, leadership, and exemplary clinical care. Following are the awards:

Departmental awards
American Dental Society of Anesthesiology; Matthew Wall, John Will
American Association of Endodontics; Philip Horsley
Southern California Academy of Endodontics; Jason Niemeyer
Graduate Implant Dentistry;
   Christopher Hanson
American Academy of Implant Dentistry; Nathan Latimer
ICOI-Sullivan-Schein Dental Predoctoral Acheivement; James Willis
Academy of Osseointegration Implant Dentistry; Philip Horsley
American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology; Greg Williams
American Academy of Oral Medicine; Tera Johnson
American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology; Shayna Sanchez
Southern California Academy of Oral  Pathology; Jeffrey Hwang
American Academy of Orofacial Pain;   Kristi Chiang
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons; Nathan   Latimer
California Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons; Patricia Ramos
American Association of Orthodontics;  Jeffrey Hwang
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry; Bryan Fletcher & Tera Johnson
Southern California Society of Dentistry for Children; Noha Abdel-Salam
Leif K. Bakland, DDS (left), chair, department of endodontics, presents the International College of Dentists Leadership Award to Kari A. McKenzie.
Leif K. Bakland, DDS (left), chair, department of endodontics, presents the International College of Dentists Leadership Award to Kari A. McKenzie.
/> American Academy of Periodontology; Jennifer Clark
Western Society of Periodontology; Nathan Latimer
G. Hartzell & Son Clinician Award; Kari McKenzie
Academy of Operative Dentistry; Bryan Fletcher
American College of Prosthodontics; Andrey Ustinenkov
Ben W. Oesterling Award;
  Jeff Firestone
Fixed Prosthodontics Department;
  Elisa Song
PCSP/JPD Award of Excellence in Prosthodontics; Michelle Hoag-Wall
Ken E. Wical Award; Jeff Firestone
LLU Basic Science Award;
  Soh Young Kim
American Association of Oral Biologist’s Award; Neal Johnson
Denstply Student Clinican;
  Vincent Drouin

General awards
Academy of General Dentistry;
  Jessica Horricks
Alpha Omega Award;
  Nathan Latimer
Alumni Association Student of the Year;   Karl Northrup
American Student Dental Association; Tate Montgomery
California Dental Association; Nathan Latimer
Delta Dental Leadership Award; Jared Lee
Service Learning: Tri Duong, Tara   Ericson, Paul Yoo, Mindy Goltiao
International College of Dentists Award;
 Kari McKenzie
National Association of Seventh-day Adventist Dentists; Adriana Alexandru
Omicron Kappa Upsilon: Jennifer Clark; Bryan Fletcher; Jessica Horricks; Philip Horsley; Jeffrey Hwang; Neal Johnson; Tera Johnson; Nathan Latimer; Brian Liu; David Self; Elisa Song
Pierre Fauchard Academy D3 (Scholar-   ship); Sue Jean Park
Pierre Fauchard Academy Senior Award; Philip Horsley
Chancellor’s Award; Neal Johnson
Prince Award; Jared Lee
Wilfred A. Nation; Joel Mickelwait
Wil Alexander Award for Christ-like Service in Dentistry; Jennifer Clark
David Lee Anderson Recognition Award; John Will
David Lee Anderson Tuition Scholarship Award; Kati Schmalz
American College of Dentists, Southern California Section;
  Andrey Ustinenkov
Dental Foundation of California    Seniors; Matt Cilderman, Jared Lee, Neal Johnson
Boyko Award for Christ-like Service in Dentistry; Joel Mickelwait
Academy of Dentistry International; Vincent Drouin
American Dental Association/ Dentsply Student Clinician Awards;   Vincent Drouin
William S. Kramer Award;
  Vincent Drouin
Pacific Dental Services; Scott Krause,   Ivan Rees
Tri-County Dental Society; Lora Ota
Dental Hygiene Dean’s Award:
  Erin Abston
 
Bonnie Nelson, DDS (left), chair, pediatric dentistry, presents the Southern California Society of Dentistry for Children Award to Noha Abdel-Salem.
Bonnie Nelson, DDS (left), chair, pediatric dentistry, presents the Southern California Society of Dentistry for Children Award to Noha Abdel-Salem.
Daniel Tan, DDS, professor, restorative dentistry (left), presents the Academy of Operative Dentistry Award to Bryan Fletcher.
Daniel Tan, DDS, professor, restorative dentistry (left), presents the Academy of Operative Dentistry Award to Bryan Fletcher.

TODAY news for Thursday, June 9, 2008