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Dr. Shahrokh Esfandiari can never be too busy! He has recently been named as the Senate Representative in the Advisory Committee for the Selection of the Dean of Students. Find out more about the Committee’s composition here..


April 2016

SEWinning the Dr. Howard S. Katz Award for Excellence in Teaching is an honour that Dr. Shahrokh Esfandiari does not take lightly. A constant advocate for evidence-based teaching, Dr. Esfandiari shares some thoughts with us about winning this award. Read more here.


April 2016

Last Wednesday, we warmly welcomed Kari Bond, our Faculty’s new Mobile Clinic Administrator. Learn more!


April 2016

This Monday, we warmly welcomed Joella Gencher, our Faculty’s new Development Officer. Learn more about her!


April 2016

Maryam TabrizianOn May 1st, the Faculty of Dentistry will welcome its new Associate Dean (Research & Graduate Studies), Dr. Maryam Tabrizian. In the words of Dean Allison, Dr. Tabrizian “has been a very active and successful researcher with the Faculty since 2000 with many notable achievements in her field of bioengineering and beyond”. To highlight the upcoming start of her mandate, she shares some of her thoughts with us. Read more.


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Hovey_CEC Over the past weeks the Faculty has held its first two Clinical Education Courses led by Dr. Richard Hovey, Director of Faculty Development. These meetings marked the inauguration of our newly formed Faculty development initiative. The meetings were wildly successful, “this is by far the largest and most enthusiastic group we have ever attracted to session on clinical teaching,” says Dr. Jeff Myers, Associate Dean Clinical Affairs. Read the full story here.


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Tabrizian_McKee Congratulations to Dr. Maryam Tabrizian on being selected as new Associate Dean Research and Graduate Studies. Maryam is a Full Professor with a cross appointment in the Faculty of Dentistry and the Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Faculty of Medicine. She will be replacing Dr. Marc McKee who has been active as Associate Dean for the past 17 years. Click here to read the full announcement.


January 2016

For the first time Faculty Council meeting was live broadcasted for everyone to participate and attend on January 27th. The experience was a success with remote attendees being able to participate in the online chat discussion and ask questions in real time. Click here for some photos of the evening and feedback from our online participants.


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The Faculty is pleased to announce the formation of the Dental Practice Management Study Club. The club aims to be your platform for exchange on topics pertinent to the business of dentistry and to promote sound management practices. Read the full story here.


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richard_hovey_2 With a background in pedagogy, Dr. Richard Hovey is well positioned for the role of Directory of Faculty Development. He is here to assist the Faculty’s teaching staff with their teaching and assessment needs. Dr. Hovey is available to all teaching staff, whether the course be at the undergraduate level, the graduate level, in the classroom or in the clinic. Read the full story here.