Dental Alumni

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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.

New York Dental Alumni Study Club - March 2
The Cornell Club - NYC
for more information: Alfred LaPorta, DDS:  alpdds@alfredlaportadds.com


Washington, D.C. Dental Alumni Study Club - April 25
Columbia Country Club – Chevy Chase, MD
for more information: Gene Giannini, DDS: giannini@georgetown.edu

New England Dental Alumni Study Club - May 2
University Club – Providence, RI
for more information: Steve Bakios, DDS:  baks45@cox.net

 

Save the date for our Dental Reunion, June 1 - 3, 2018! Join us for an exciting weekend as we welcome back all dental alumni with special recognition for the classes of 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, and 1988. Visit us online for more information regarding accommodations and purchase your tickets for the following Dental events when registration opens, March 1st!

School of Dentistry Friday Afternoon Club
Friday, June 1
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Med-Dent Building, Podium | $60/$65
Join your fellow Dental School alumni as we revive beloved FAC tradition of barbecued burgers at Med-Dent! Attire is casual.

School of Dentistry Alumni Dinner and Awards Ceremony
Saturday, June 2
7 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Clyde’s of Gallery Place – The Piedmont Room | $145/$150
Celebrate Dental Reunion at the beautiful Piedmont Room in at Clyde’s in downtown DC. The 2018 Georgetown University School of Dentistry Alumni and Faculty Distinguished Service Award and Gustav O. Kruger Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented during dinner. Clyde’s is located at 707 7th St NW, Washington, DC 20001. Attire is business casual; jacket suggested. 

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Contact Us

The Office of Georgetown University Medical Center Engagement & Annual Giving serves dental alumni and the greater university. Please do not hesitate to contact our office for help.

Office of Georgetown University Medical Center Engagement & Annual Giving
Phone: 202-687-7253
Email: gumcengagement@georgetown.edu

Upcoming Events

Announcements

Dental Reunion 2018

Save the date for Dental Reunion, June 1 - 3, 2018! We will be recognizing graduation years ending in 3 and 8, but all dental alumni are encouraged to join us for the weekend! Book your accomodations online and check back soon for updates on the schedule of events and registration....

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Dental Reunion 2018

Save the date for Dental Reunion, June 1 - 3, 2018! We will be recognizing graduation years ending in 3 and 8, but all dental alumni are encouraged to join us for the weekend! Book your accomodations online and check back soon for updates on the schedule of events and registration. Please contact our office at 202-687-7253 if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you in June!

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

Image of Virgina barnesWe are saddened to announce the passing of an alumna and friend, Dr. Virginia 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

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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.

2017-2018 Dental Alumni Board members

2017-2018 Dental Alumni Board members

Suzanne Augustin (D’89)
Steve Bakios (D’74)
Ted Burnett (D’88)
Vito Cardo (D’67)
Joe Catanzano (D’71)
Drew Cobb (D’84)
Tom Correia (D’75)
Gael Delany (D’74, P'01, P'03, P'14)
Karen DeSimone (D’89)
Charley Ferrara (D’71)
Gene Giannini (D’88)
Dante Gulino (D’90, M'97)
Dick Herbison (D’71)
Robert Kreutz (D’82)
Tris Kruger (D’77)
Al LaPorta (D’87)
John Martin (D’87)
Joe Matise (D’80)
Martin Oishi (D’84)
Tim Pike (D’86)
Mary Anne Salcetti (D’83)
Richard Silvestri (D’78)
Russ Tibbetts (D’79)
Tom Williams (D’77)

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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