April 2018

Michelle Dion, Assistant to the Dean, recently announced that she will be retiring after eight years with the Faculty. During her time with the Faculty Michelle has been in charge of organizing numerous committees and events, and assisting the Dean in his tasks. Michelle will be remembered for her positive attitude and her dedication and […]

February 2018

At the beginning of this month, the Faculty welcomed its newest member, Cristina Longo. Cristina will be working alongside Iren as HR Administrator to support the HR activities of the Faculty. Prior to joining McGill, Cristina worked primarily in the private sector specialising in recruitment and general human resources administration. She has spent the last […]

January 2018

The Faculty of Dentistry would like to welcome its newest member, Dr. Firoozeh Samim who joined the Faculty at the beginning of December. Dr. Samim is a Canadian and American Board Certified specialist in Oral Medicine & Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. “Firoozeh is friendly and sociable, open and communicative,” says Dr. Samim. “She is an extravert who is thrilled to be alive and does not mind who knows it. She is an individualist and is prepared to make a lot of effort to accomplish her goals: her will-power and ambition are unshakable. This is exactly me!” Continue reading.

September 2017

This is a call for nominations for the election of this year’s McGill Dentistry Graduate Students’ Society (MDGSS) executive committee and the Post-Graduate Student Society (PGSS) representatives. The elections are to be held on Friday, 15th of September at 12 pm on the 5th floor of 2001 McGill College Ave, Room 547. Click for full details


Professor Paul Allison will end his second five-year term as Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry on June 30, 2018. As part of the Advisory Committee’s consultation process, the Committee will be holding face-to-face meetings with the McGill community on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 between 2:00 and 4:00 pm in room 102, 2001 McGill College Avenue. See here for full details.


Two weeks ago we warmly welcomed Lynde Kavanagh-Ormond as our new Associate Director, Advancement. Lynde will be working on the development and management of our fundraising activity with an emphasis on securing major gifts. Continue reading Lynde’s bio.


It’s time to nominate the 2017 Most Valuable Person award to a deserving member of the Faculty of Dentistry staff. This is a great opportunity to have a colleagues recognized at the Staff Dinner for their outstanding contributions to the Faculty…

January 2017

Summer_Institute_2016Dr. Samer Abi Nader has accepted the responsibility of a new role in the Faculty as Assistant Dean (Academic). This role has been created in recognition of the increasing complexity and work load involved in the overall management of the DMD curriculum, including its content, the selection and evaluation of students and the program’s organization. In this role, Sam will be…

December 2016

Summer_Institute_2016It was a festive atmosphere with much laughter at the 2016 Academic and Supporting Staff Holiday dinner. Bow ties, sparkles and many smiles at downtown’s Essence restaurant where everyone gathered to celebrate the upcoming Holidays but also to…


2016-2017 Executive Committee Members for the McGill Dental Student Society and respective classes   President: Arij Kazmi VP: Gabriel Icho VP Finance: Allen Chen VP Socials: Jaspreet Grewal and Jordan Albino VP Health and Wellness: Alexandra Rabalski VP External Affairs: Ivy Lin VP Communications: Melinda Barmash SSMU Representative: Mohammad Nassani   DMD2 Class Council Class […]