New York State Academic Dental Centers

Touro College of Dental Medicine at New York Medical College Receives NYS Grant to Develop Virtual Model of Care for Special Needs Patients
Touro College of Dental Medicine (TCDM) has been chosen as a COVID-19 Response Small Grant recipient by the New York State (NYS) Developmental Disabilities Planning Council. The $10,000 award will be used in the development of an innovative model of support to provide individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) access to quality dental care by virtually connecting them with oral health care providers. Read more. 
 
 
 
Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine: Brendan Gallagher and Sean Zar: How These two Dental Students are Changing the World of Marketing in Dentistry
Two graduate students at Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine changed the way communities of professionals connect through social media. “It started three years ago,” said fourth-year Brendan Gallagher, “when a few classmates and I started an Instagram page to share the stories behind the journey of every dental student.” The account took off, gaining thousands of followers within weeks, and was quickly known as the most professional page featuring dental students. And that was only the beginning. Read more.