This spring marked the 44th graduation of students from the LSUHSC School of Dentistry. Over 100 students received degrees (62 doctors of dental surgery, 37 bachelors of science in dental hygiene, and 8 associates of science in dental laboratory technology). At the Recognition Ceremony deserving students received departmental and professional association awards.
Fourth-year dental students Joann Tran and Angelica Singh have been selected by the board of the New Orleans Albert Schweitzer Fellowship Program as Schweitzer Fellows for 2015-2016. The Schweitzer Fellowship annually serves more than 25,000 people through prevention, wellness, and access programs that address the underlying causes of health inequities.