A.T. Still University names new dental school dean
February 28, 2017
. — A.T. Still University-Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health announced Feb. 24 it named Dr. Robert M. Trombly as dean, effective July 1.
Dr. Trombly joined the dental school in 2015 as associate dean of clinical affairs. He succeeds Dr. Jack Dillenberg, the school's inaugural dean.
"We look forward to Dr. Trombly continuing and expanding the wonderful educational and clinical accomplishments of our students, faculty and staff," said ATSU President Craig Phelps in a news release.
Dr. Trombly received his dental degree from the University of Michigan in 1984 and earned a juris doctorate from the University of Denver School of Law in 1991. His career includes leadership roles at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, Western University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine and the University of Detroit School of Dentistry.
"ATSU-ASDOH is a very special place for students, staff and faculty," Dr. Trombly said in a news release. "Our admissions process identifies and attracts talented students who truly have the passion to be the heart of our profession."