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USC dental school welcomes renowned microbiologist Pinghui Feng to faculty

Feng leaves the Keck School of Medicine of USC to broaden research focus. BY JOHN HOBBS MA ’14 Renowned microbiologist Pinghui Feng first became interested in researching disease after helplessly watching those he loved struggle with their own health issues.  His mother was born with a right ankle disability that left her unable to walk […]

USC dentistry helps patient overcome dental fear

Louis “Kengi” Carr had been rattled by a negative experience in the dental chair — until he found comfort in the hands of Onik Chowdhury DDS ’18 in the Dr. Roseann Mulligan Special Patients Clinic.

Meet the New Class—White Coat 2018

More than 200 Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), Dental Hygiene (DH) and Advanced Standing Program for International Dentists (ASPID) students put on their white coats and take their official oaths as dental practitioners at Ostrow’s White Coat Ceremony on Aug. 24. Here’s a little bit more about the newest members of the Trojan Dental Family:  […]

Faculty Appreciation Awards 2018

Every year, the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC acknowledges the men and women who inspire our students to become some of the world’s best dental professionals: our faculty members. The 2018 Faculty Appreciation Awards & Dinner was held on May 16 at the Radisson Hotel Los Angeles Midtown at USC. This year’s awards […]