SIU SDM 40th Anniversary Celebration Rhine River Cruise
Join friends and colleagues from the SIU School of Dental Medicine on this eight-day voyage of discovery along the Rhine River to the Netherlands, Germany, France and Switzerland. This continuing education cruise gives you the opportunity to break away from your work environment, travel to different destinations, learn new skills and come back to work energized.
July 19-26, 2014
Stops include the German cities of Cologne, Koblenz, Mainz and Rudesheim. Sites along the cruise include the Rhine Gorge, Gutenberg Museum, Heidelberg Castle, Strasbourg Cathedral, the Black Forest and more.
School of Dental Medicine News
The 19th Annual SIU SDM/Mac McKenzie Prophy Cup Challenge Golf Tournament was a success. Thank you to all participants and sponsors. Details from the event will be shared in the June eDition.
Fritzgerald Wins Second Consecutive Title at SIU SDM Research Day
For the first time in recent history, Adam Fritzgerald, a year-3 dental student, earned the top prize at the 2014 SIU SDM Research Day for two consecutive years.
He was named the overall winner of the SDM Student Table Clinic Competition for his poster presentation entitled, "Use of Spatial Analysis to Inform Community Outreach Activities." The SIU School of Dental Medicine event was hosted on April 7-8.
SIU School of Dental Medicine Students Capture Academic Awards
Two pre-doctoral students at the School of Dental Medicine have been awarded honors for academic excellence.
Adam Fritzgerald, a third-year dental student, is the American Association of Public Health Dentistry's third-place winner in its annual Pre-doctoral Dental Student Merit Award for Outstanding Achievement in Community Health Dentistry.
Fourth-year student Eric Castle is a recipient of the Illinois Section of the American College of Dentists' Outstanding Leadership Award.
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SIUE Offers In-State Tuition for SIUE Alumni Family Members
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Cougars on the Move
SIUE Cougars from across the United States recently gathered together for a weekend in Washington, D.C. We enjoyed the beautiful sights of the National Cherry Blossom Festival and participated in a welcome reception, capitol tour, fireworks and dinner cruise, and a deliciously elegant brunch at Old Ebbitt Grill.