RSDM News

Scholarship Winner is Father, Volunteer and Student Dentist

Carrie Stetler | May 2, 2019

During his first two years at RSDM, Steven Vassell worked as a landscaper to support his wife and two children, volunteered at a soup kitchen and served as a deacon of his church. He was grateful to receive the Theodore E. Bolden, DDS scholarship in November, which made things easier – and has also become a source of inspiration.

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Student Researchers Shine on Balbo Day

Carrie Stetler | May 2, 2019

Students showcased a year’s worth of research on Balbo Day, an annual event where they present their findings on everything from unusual patient case studies to research on how genetics is linked to dental cavities.

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Scholarship Spotlight: A Student Leader on and Off the Ice

Carrie Stetler | April 1, 2019

Tom Viccaro can score goals and fix broken teeth if a stray puck inflicts damage. A fourth-year student – and class president – he is a member of the RSDM Bitewings, who will face off this year against the New Jersey Medical School Medwings in their annual hockey game, which raises money for charity. This year, proceeds from the event, held April 5 at the RWJBarnabas Health Hockey House at Newark’s Prudential Center, will go toward Robert Wood Johnson’s Child Health Institute. Viccaro is this year’s recipient of the LoMonaco Leadership Scholarship, created by RSDM faculty member Dr. Carmine LoMonaco.

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RSDM Admissions Symposium Scheduled for April 16

Carrie Stetler | March 7, 2019

Rutgers School of Dental Medicine’s annual Admissions Symposium will be held April 16 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the school’s Oral Health Pavilion. The symposium, sponsored by the Office of Admissions, is for people who are interested in a dental career.

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