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Emeritus faculty recognized

Fifty-three emeritus faculty members are recognized on a new commemorative plaque installed Dec. 14 in the sixth floor lobby on the wall near the atrium elevators. Designed to be perpetual, the plaque has plenty of room to add future honorees.

Amputees from Haiti visit Dallas

December brought the precious gift of dental care to a group of young men from Haiti visiting the United States as members of the newly formed Haiti National Amputee Soccer Team.

College remembers longtime orthodontic faculty member

Dr. Thomas Matthews, TAMHSC-BCD alumnus and co-founder of the college’s Department of Orthodontics , passed away on Dec. 27 after a lengthy illness.

Staff Development Day draws crowd

More than 125 employees of Texas A&M Health Science Center Baylor College of Dentistry attended Staff Development Day on Jan. 5.

Oral lichen planus group enhances webinars, accepts donations

The International Oral Lichen Planus Support Group hosts live online webinar discussions several times a year. On Jan. 13, two TAMHSC-BCD faculty members—Dr. Nancy Burkhart, adjunct associate professor of periodontics, and Dr. Terry Rees, director of the college’s Stomatology Center and professor of periodontics—hosted the most recent session.

Coffee break offers savory flavors

Tasty treats played a starring role at the dean’s holiday coffee break on Dec. 16, and the beverages were better than ever thanks to It’s A Grind Coffee House in Deep Ellum.

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