Table of contents:
Farewell, Friend: As UMDNJ President Dr. Stanley S. Bergen, Jr., prepares to leave his position in June, he shares thoughts on NJDS's future and his own.
ATEC: Almost Real, Almost Here: This state-of-the-art, high technology learning facility, coming to NJDS this fall, brings practitioners and students as close to real-patient experiences as inhumanly possible.
Walking Around the Block: Dr. Michael C. Alfano ('71), senior vice president of research and technology at Block Drug Company, Inc., says his job is "part law, part accounting, part clinical, and a tiny bit science."
United They Stood in '72: They marched through downtown Newark and boycotted a microbiology exam. Twenty-five years later, they're as close knit as ever. With sidebar, "One Class: Three Great Teachers."
High Honor for a "Quiet Hero": Associate dean William R. Cinotti becomes the first dentist to win the Pew Health Professions Commission's Primary Care Achievement Award in Patient Care.
SOM Students Get the Dental Edge: Dentist meets physician at the UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine's new Department of Dental Medicine. It's the first merging of dentistry into an osteopathic medical school program in the nation; Dr. George Mardirossian ('67) is at the helm.
Leading Ladies: Administrative personnel are as much a part of the history of NJDS as any dean, faculty member, or alumnus. Here, five members of the professional team are profiled.
OMS Undergoes a Metamorphosis:Under the leadership of Dr. Norman Betts, the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is taking new flight.
The Last word: A message from the Dean