May 17, 2012

Dr. Dushanka Kleinman will deliver the commencement keynote address at Boston University's Henry S. Goldman School of Dental Medicine on Friday, May 18.

Dr. Kleinman, associate dean for research and professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, earned her MScD in Dental Public Health at the BU Goldman School of Medicine (GSDM). Prior to attending GSDM, she earned a BS in Zoology from the University of Wisconsin, and a DDS from the College of Dentistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago followed by a dental internship at the University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics.

"Dr. Kleinman is a superlative example of the successful and public minded dentist we strive to graduate from the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine. It is indeed my pleasure to announce that she is the 2012 Commencement speaker and I know she will be an inspiration and example to all of our students," said GSDM Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter.