Dental Alumni

Welcome Dental alumni! It's been so long since last we met, so be sure to check in here with your classmates and friends! Learn what fellow alumni are doing in their personal and professional lives and keep up with Dental Reunion plans as they begin. Check back often for all the latest news, events, service opportunities, promotions and more.

Dental Reunion 2017 is just around the corner: June 2-4! Be sure to register online for the weekend! 

 

The weekend's events include:

Friday Afternoon Club: Friday, June 2 6:00-8:00 p.m. Med-Dent Podium

Join your fellow Dental School alumni as we revive the beloved FAC tradition of barbecued burgers on the Med-Dent Podium! This is an informal BBQ open to all dental alumni and their family and friends. There will be the usual barbeque foods as well as vegetarian options, desserts, beer, and wine. 

There will also be a pop-up store to purchase new dental alumni merchandise and an open house of the renovated LA-2 classroom to celebrate the completion of the Dental Legacy Project. 

School of Dentistry Alumni Dinner and Awards Ceremony:

Saturday, June 3 7:00-11:00 p.m. Columbia Country Club, Chevy Chase, MD

Celebrate Dental Reunion at the beautiful Columbia Country Club. The 2017 Georgetown University School of Dentistry Alumni and Faculty Distinguished Service Award and Gustav O. Kruger Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented during dinner. We will also recognize the Class of 1967 who are celebrating their 50th reunion year!

There will be a cocktail hour from 7-8 p.m. followed by a seated dinner and awards ceremony. Valet parking is also included. 

Visit who's coming to see who has registered already. 

Hotels: Bethesda Hyatt Hotel, only one mile from the Columbia Country Club, is offering special rates for Saturday night for Dental Alumni. You can book a hotel online or by calling 1-888-421-1442 and mentioning Georgetown Dental Reunion. Hotel must be booked by May 3, 2017. 

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Upcoming Events

Announcements

Remembering Dr. Virginia Monsul-Barnes, D.D.S. (D'89)

We are saddened to announce the passing of an alumna and friend, Dr. Viginia Monsul-Barnes. Please find her obituary here.  

 

 

 

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Remembering Dr. Virginia Monsul-Barnes, D.D.S. (D'89)

We are saddened to announce the passing of an alumna and friend, Dr. Viginia Monsul-Barnes. Please find her obituary here.  

 

 

 

Dental Reunion 2017

Spring is almost here, which means Dental Reunion is around the corner! June 2-4 we will be recognizing graduation years ending in 2 and 7, but all dental alumni are encouraged to join us for the weekend! To register for the weekend's events please visit the reunion website. Please contact our office at 202-687-6673 if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Remembering Dr. Armand L. Dumas D.D.S. (D'60)

We are saddened to announce the passing of an alumnus, professor, and friend, Dr. Armand L. Dumas. Dr. Dumas served as the chairman for the Department of Orthodontics at Georgetown University Dental School and he will be greatly missed by the Georgetown Community. Below is his obituary from the Washington Post

"On Saturday, January 7, 2017 Dr. Armand Leo Dumas, D.D.S., M.S. passed away peacefully at home in the presence of his beloved wife of 33 years, Dr. Elia Ivonne Fuentes; his loving children, Christopher and Emily Fuentes Dumas, and Emily's husband, Joshua Andreas. Dr. Dumas was a native of Southbridge, MA and long-time resident of Washington, D.C. A renowned orthodontist for over 40 years, he created many beautiful smiles in his private practice in Rockville, MD. As a full-time professor and Chairman of the Department Of Orthodontics and Graduate Program at Georgetown University, School of Dentistry he passed on his skills to a new generation. Dr. Dumas is survived further by his son, Matthew Dumas (husband of Bobbi Weidel Dumas); his daughter, Sandra Dumas; his brother, Paul Dumas (husband of Claude Dumas); his sister, Theresa St. Martin; his sister-in-law, Jo Dumas (wife of his late brother George); his grandchildren, Brandon and Alec Dumas, and many nephews and nieces. A celebratory Mass will be held at Annunciation Catholic Church, 3810 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20016, at 11 a.m. on Saturday January 14, with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Alzheimer's Association , P.O. Box 96011 Washington, DC 20090-6011 or via www.alz.org."

Dental Alumni Study Clubs

New York Dental Alumni Study Club: March 3, 2017 

Cornell Club, New York City, NY

For questions, please contact Dr. Alfred LaPorta, D.D.S. at alpdds@alfredlaportadds.com

New England Dental Alumni Study Club: May 5, 2017

University Club, Providence, RI

For questions, please contact Dr. Steve Bakios, D.D.S. at baks45@cox.net

DC Dental Alumni Study Club: April 26, 2017 at the Columbia Country Club

For questions, please contact Dr. Eugene Gianini, D.D.S. at eugene@smiledc.com

Southern California Dental Alumni Study Club: TBD

For questions, please contact Dr. Ted Burnett, D.D.S. at enamelman@aol.com

Alumnus Named Dean of West Virginia University School of Dentistry

Anthony "Tom" Borgia, D.D.S., M.P.H., (D'76) was recently appointed Dean of West Virginia University
School of Dentistry after serving as interim dean for the past year. Dr. Borgia joined WVU in 2010 as an assistant professor and chair of the WVU department of endodontics before assuming his current role.

Please read this news release for additional information on Dr. Borgia and WVU School of Dentistry.

 

  

 

Dental Alumni Board

The Dental Alumni Board consists of dental alumni who serve the needs and interests of Georgetown University, the Georgetown University Alumni Association and the dental alumni population. The Georgetown University School of Dentistry (1901-1990) has approximately 4100 dental alumni and the Dental Alumni Board works to plan and promote activities to bring dental alumni together and encourage a continued connection to Georgetown University. More.

2016-2017 Dental Alumni Board Members

2016-2017 Dental Alumni Board Members

Suzanne Augustin
Steve Bakios
Ted Burnett
Vito Cardo
Joe Catanzano
Drew Cobb
Tom Correia
Gael Delany
Karen DeSimone
Charley Ferrara
Gene Giannini
Dante Gulino
Dick Herbison
Robert Kreutz
Tris Kruger
Al LaPorta
John Martin
Joe Matise
Martin Oishi
Tim Pike
Mary Anne Salcetti
Richard Silvestri
Russ Tibbetts
Tom Williams

Class Notes

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In Memoriam List

Georgetown mourns the loss of its sons and daughters. We pay homage to fellow Hoyas who have recently passed away. If you notice a classmate is missing from the list, or if you would like to notify us of a classmate who has recently passed away, please email alumnirelations@georgetown.edu. If you...

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Georgetown mourns the loss of its sons and daughters. We pay homage to fellow Hoyas who have recently passed away. 

If you notice a classmate is missing from the list, or if you would like to notify us of a classmate who has recently passed away, please email alumnirelations@georgetown.edu. If you would like to submit a personal message, you may also submit a Class Note request. All information will be verified by Georgetown University before your note is published.

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