EIOH Resident Spotlight

Jun. 16, 2023

Before graduating this year from a GME AEGD, Nisreen AL Jallad, DDS, MS completed a 4-month EIOH Preceptorship and a one-year Research Fellowship and a two-year AEGD Residency.  After graduation, she will become faculty with EIOH.

Q. Where are you from?
A.  Damascus, Syria 

Dr. Nisreen Al-Jallad

Q. Any papers published while you were at EIOH?
A. 11 publications by the time I graduate

Q. Any presentations at conferences?
A.  AADOCR 2022, 2023

Q. Any awards or recognitions during your residency?
A. Handelman scholarship 2022

Q. Best memory of your EIOH residency?
A. Diversity of residents and staff 

Q. In what way did your EIOH experience allow you to grow professionally?
A.  I found myself in academic profession. 

Q. In what way did your EIOH experience allow you to grow personally?
A. I became more confident with complex cases

Q. What’s the best advice you ever received?
A. Don't rely on others to solve your problems 

Q. Favorite part of Rochester?
A.  Letchworth State Park 

Q. Last time you were in awe?
A. March 23, 2023, when I got my master thesis accepted by the committee

Q. The one thing you can’t live without?
A. Friends 

Q. A person who has inspired you?
A.  Dr. Jin Xiao 

Q. The one thing you’ve always wanted to do but never have
A.  Riding a bicycle 

Q. If you could change one thing about yourself, it would be:
A. My diet 😀