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DDS Admitted Student Day

Saturday, February 17, 2018

School of Dental Medicine 

9:00am - 3:00pm 

105 Harriman Hall, South Campus

There is no cost for the event

Congratulations again on your admittance to the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine!

In honor of your achievement, the School of Dental Medicine is hosting its Admitted Student Day on Saturday, February 17, 2018. We know where you decide to pursue dental school is important.

This event will give you and your family/friends an opportunity to:

  • Meet your future faculty and peers.
  • Begin networking with your classmates.
  • Ask any and all questions you didn't ask during your interview.

We encourage admitted students to bring their family/friends to this event as there are specific sessions geared specifically for them.

Pictures from incoming Class of 2017

2018 Tentative Schedule

8:30am - 9:00am

Check-In/Breakfast with Current Dental Students


School of Dental Medicine Welcome


Dr. Stephen Abel, Associate Dean for Student, Community, and Professional Initiatives


Jennifer Helfer, Class of 2021 President


Dean's Welcome - Dean Joseph Zambon


Director of Admissions Welcome - Dr. David Brown
9:50am Curriculum Developments - Dr. Don Antonson, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
10:10am Supporting Your DDS Student - Dr. Karen Miller, Director, Student Services
10:30am Coffee Break

Student Breakout Session - Meet Your New Colleagues


Family Breakout Session - Meet School of Dental Medicine Staff  

11:15am - 12:30pm

Presentation Rotations

Research - Dr. Anne Meyer


Finanical Aid - Nicole Griffo


Student Support & Student Organizations - ASDA & BOCA Student Leaders

12:30pm - 1:15pm Lunch with DDS Students - About the City of Buffalo  
1:15pm - 2:15pm
School Tour with DDS Students
2:15pm - 2:55pm DDS Student Panel - Moderated by Dr. Karen Miller


Closing Ceremony/Next Steps - Matt Blum, Director, Student/Community Initiatives
Hotel Information

A block of hotel rooms have been secured at the Buffalo Niagara Marriott.

Please visit this webpage for information.

Buffalo Area Information

Learn more about the Buffalo Niagara Region.

Please visit this webpage for more information.


Please register here: https://ubsdm.formstack.com/forms/dds_admitted_student_day


Taxi Numbers from School of Dental Medicine to Airport:

  • Both Uber & Lyft service the greater Buffalo area.
  • Liberty Taxi 716-877-7111
  • Airport Taxi - 716-633-8294
  • Suburban Taxi 716-688-2222
Event Questions

Matt Blum

Director of Student and Community Initiatives