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December 2019

Eastman Faculty, Alumni Play Key Role in Nationwide Research Network

Eastman Faculty, Alumni Play Key Role in Nationwide Research Network

Eastman Institute for Oral Health alumni, faculty and hygienists are participating in a national research network that’s producing an unprecedented knowledge base and will lead to improved patient care faster than ever before.

COB Director Robert Quivey Stepping Down

COB Director Robert Quivey Stepping Down

Robert G. Quivey, Ph.D., is stepping down as director of the Center for Oral Biology (COB) and Margaret and Cy Welcher Professor in Dental Research. He will remain in that role until a new director is named, and will continue as professor in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology.

Resident Applies Multiple Times, Refuses to Settle for Any Program but Eastman

Resident Applies Multiple Times, Refuses to Settle for Any Program but Eastman

Never ever give up. While Winston Churchill is often credited for coining the phrase, there have been countless parents, coaches, teachers, mentors and dream seekers who have thought it, said it, and even screamed it.   

Mayank Kakkar is one of them. Giving up on becoming a resident at Eastman Institute for Oral Health was never an option for him