Leadership - March 2009
Dr. Avadhesh C. Sharma, associate professor in biomedical sciences, was elected president of the Association of Scientists of Indian Origin in America during the group’s annual meeting Jan. 17-19 in Denton, Texas.
Junior dental hygiene student Shahriela Ganjoor was elected as alternate student delegate to the Texas Dental Hygienists’ Association during the TDHA student annual session Feb. 5-7 in Houston.
Dr. Rena D'Souza, professor and chair of biomedical sciences, has been appointed by the board of directors of the American Association for the Advancement of Science to serve as a member of the annual meeting scientific program committee.
New officers were introduced during the Staff Forum’s meeting Feb. 24.