Awards & Honors
Second-year dental student Austin Allen spent his summer vacation as a summer research fellow at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, a component of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md.
D’Souza appointed to HHS/NIDCR Advisory CouncilDr. Rena D'Souza, professor and chair of biomedical sciences at Texas A&M Health Science Center Baylor College of Dentistry, has been appointed to serve a four-year term on the National Advisory Dental and Craniofacial Research Council.
Garza interns for AADR
Esteban Garza, a second-year dental student, spent seven weeks last summer in the Washington, D.C. area as a summer intern for the American Association for Dental Research.
Spears accepted to educators program at Harvard Medical School
Dr. Robert Spears, assistant professor in biomedical sciences, has been accepted into the elite Program for Educators in the Health Professions sponsored by the Harvard Macy Institute. The program is a collaborative effort of the Harvard Medical School, the Harvard Graduate School of Education and the Harvard Business School.