news from the school of dentistry

Mordini Awarded Fellowship

Sep 13, 2017

Lorenzo Mordini, DDS, MS, assistant professor of periodontics, was awarded the American Dental Education Association (ADEA)/Academy for Academic Leadership (AAL) Institute for Teaching and Learning in the Health Professions Foundational Fellowship.

Blue Spruce Jr. Honored

Sep 13, 2017

Alumnus George Blue Spruce Jr., DDS’56, was recently honored by the City of Cincinnati.

Alumnus Kelly New Chair in Prosthodontics

Sep 12, 2017

Three-time Creighton graduate James A. Kelly, BS’00, DDS’04, MS, MBA’10, MPH, is the School of Dentistry’s new chair of the Department of Prosthodontics.

Alumni Merit Award Winner for 2017 is Dr. Terry Lanphier, BS’78, DDS’82, MBA’10

Sep 7, 2017

Dr. Lanphier is a committed and passionate teacher and serves as director of the dental school’s local anesthesia and pain control course. He also is a clinic instructor for oral surgery courses.

Seniors Honor Dental Faculty

Jun 28, 2017

To show appreciation for their dental education, members of the 2017 senior class honored several faculty members with awards.