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2018 USC Mentoring Award Recipient: Dr. Glenn Clark

We would like to congratulate Dr. Glenn Clark for being selected as one of the recipients for the 2018 USC Mentoring Awards in the Faculty Mentoring Faculty, Postdoctoral Scholars, Medical Residents, and Fellows category. The USC Mentoring Awards honor individual faculty members for helping to build a supportive academic environment through faculty-to-student mentoring and faculty-to-faculty mentoring. Awards are given to faculty members who consistently excel in the following criteria: Goal Setting: ...
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New scientific articles published by members of our OstrowOn community

We would like to commend Drs. Lisa Hou, Phillip Kroll, Hani Radaideh, and Nazanin Sharifi, graduating members of the 2017 Geriatric Dentistry Master's program, as well as Drs. Roseann Mulligan, Reyes Enciso, and Phuu Han for having their article published on PubMed. The article, titled Oral health-related outcomes in edentulous patients treated with mandibular implant-retained dentures versus complete dentures: Systematic review with meta-analyses, looks to determine the effect on oral ...
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USC Commencement 2018

To all graduating students: The 135th Commencement at the University of Southern California is taking place May 11, 2018. The general commencement will be held from 8:30-10:30 a.m. at Alumni Memorial Park, which will then be followed by the Ostrow Reception from 1-2 p.m. at USC Village Plaza and the Ostrow Ceremony from 2:30-5 p.m. at USC Village Lawn. *All May 11 commencement activities are non-ticketed, open seating. Parking is ...
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AAOP 42nd Scientific Meeting

On Friday April 27th, Dr. Glenn Clark, Assistant Dean for Distance Education and Director of the Online Master of Science in Orofacial Pain Program, and Dr. Steven Richeimer, Chief of the Division of Pain Medicine and Director of the Master of Science in Pain Medicine Program will be speaking at the American Academy of Orofacial Pain’s (AAOP) 42nd Scientific Meeting. This year’s meeting, titled Evidence-Based Treatment for Orofacial Pain: Consensus ...
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April 6th – Virtual Webinar: Sharing Secrets About Caring for Elders

Dentists are often in a quandary when it comes to making decisions about strategies to treat older adults. Learn why, in the discussion about this issue and others that answer the daily questions faced by the dentist and hygienist caring for older adults.This talk will focus on the lesser known knowledge about treating older patients. It is an opportunity to prepare for older adult patients in your office and to ...
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March 28th – Virtual Webinar: Complications and Risk in Pain Management

It has become increasingly clear that pain management, specifically opioids, has become a rising issue. Join us as we touch on issues related to complications of opioids use, problems with pain management procedures, and other issues, with a big nod towards prevention. Join us for a FREE webinar where we'll explore the complications and risk associated with pain management. This live, interactive webinar takes place from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm ...
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April 14 – Virtual Webinar: Community Health

The Rewards and Challenges of Community-Based Oral Health Programs ...
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FOCAP Meeting in Nicaragua

We were thrilled to be part of Central America and Panama Dental Meeting (FOCAP), held in Nicaragua from February 27th to March 3rd. Our Assistant Director for the Orofacial Pain Certificate Program and former president of FOCAP, Dr. Mariela Padilla was asked to participate as a juror in the research day along with Drs. Current President, Pedro Fernandez; the President of Panama Dental Association, Rodolfo Epifanio; Dean of UNICA in ...
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