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Faculty Focus

Dr. Cecile Feldman is associate dean for the newly created Office for Planning and Assessment. She will coordinate evaluation activities at NJDS, construct plans for implementing the school's strategic directions, and serve as chief information officer. A 1984 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, she also holds an M.B.A. in health care administration from The Wharton School. She has been a faculty member since 1989.

Dr. Van Thompson is tenured in the Department of Prosthodontics and Biomaterials and the Department of General and Hospital Dentistry. Developer of the Maryland Bridge, he is known for his work in dental adhesives, caries research, and machining of dental ceramics.

Dr. Mark Wilson is a tenured professor in the Dental Research Center. He is recognized for his research in periodontal disease and currently is exploring the causes and prevention of juvenile periodontitis.