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ADA Foundation scholarships awarded

56 predoctoral dental student recipients named

The ADA Foundation Feb. 6 announced the recipients of its 2013 Predoctoral Dental Student Scholarship Program and Underrepresented Minority Dental Student Scholarship Program.

The following students won one of 18 Underrepresented Minority Dental Student Scholarship valued at $2,500:

• Faith Brasher, University of Kentucky College of Dentistry; Andrew Brattain, Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine; Eric Brown; University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry; Diana Cuesta, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine; Cuauhtémoc Gonzalez, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry; Kaitrin Kramer, University of Michigan School of Dentistry; Kia Marley, East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine; Michael Marshall, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine; Audra Martinez, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Dentistry; Johnathan Nobles, University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry; Tyson Petersen, Texas A&M Health Science Center, Baylor College of Dentistry; Daniel Pinto, University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine; Christopher Primley, University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine; Tanya Rachan, Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine; Bertram Strachan, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine; Spencer Wade, Ohio State University College of Dentistry; Robert Weiss II, Creighton University School of Dentistry; and William White III, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry.

The following students won two Dr. Robert B. Dewhirst Scholarships, each for $2,500:

•  Eric Chen, University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry; and Robert Hanna, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of University of Southern California.

Two students won Robert J. Sullivan Scholarships, each for $2,500:

• Jacqueline Ng, New York University College of Dentistry; and Katherine Pischke, James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina

These 34 students won Predoctoral Dental Student Scholarships, each for $2,500:

• Jeremy Berger, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry; Michael Bruno, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine; Nathaniel Cook, Marquette University School of Dentistry; Christopher Cook, East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine; James Cox, Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine; Thomas Crary, University of Iowa College of Dentistry; Elisabeth Creasman, Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry; Mylinh Duong, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio; Allison Everett, University of Michigan School of Dentistry; Alexander Golub, Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry; Shadiya Hasan, Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine; Erica Jasa, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry; Kevin Kurtzner, University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine; Lydia Lancaster, Ohio State University College of Dentistry; Nicholas Lang, University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine; David Lifferth, Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (A.T. Still); Matthew Loeb, University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Dentistry; Tatiana Lucas, West Virginia University School of Dentistry; Brenden Mar, Creighton University School of Dentistry; Anjelika Marti, University of Florida College of Dentistry; Lauren Marzouca, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine; Jacqueline Massouda, University of Kentucky College of Dentistry; Sadaf Moghimi, Roseman University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine (UT); Chelsea Momany, University of Washington School of Dentistry; Alex Moore, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry; Amy Nygren, University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine; Daniel Reid, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine; Lindsey Richard, Louisiana State University School of Dentistry; Pasha Sanders, Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry; Azin Sayah, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry; Casey Smauder, Boston University School of Dental Medicine; Lauren Todoki, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry; Nicholas Varney, Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine; Holly Yuen, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.