Articles from August 2021

Mike Kanellis

Michael Kanellis New Book "Novocaine"

Michael Kanellis recently published Novocaine, a novel written by his late father, which adapted a story that Michael had developed.
Orthodontics professor talks to residents about craniofacial scan

Lina Moreno Named Chair of Orthodontics

Dr. Lina Moreno DDS PhD, associate professor in the University of Iowa, Department of Orthodontics, was named the Department Executive Officer of her department.
Julie Reynolds

Reynolds Receives Grant for Maternal and Child Healthcare Study

The US Department of Health and Human Services awarded Dr. Julie Reynolds, assistant professor in the Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, almost $100K for her project, "Dental Coverage for Pregnant Women and Parents in Medicaid: Impact on Children's Access to Dental Care." The project investigates how Medicaid coverage for parents, which some states provide and some states do not, affects how much children and parents use dental services. Dr. Pete Damiano and Dr. Jin Xian are co-investigators for the project.
William Synan receiving an award with Ann and Nick Synan

William Synan Named as Outstanding Predoctoral Educator in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

William Synan was recognized with the 2019 Daniel M. Laskin Award for Outstanding Predoctoral Educator in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) annual meeting in Boston.