SOD Alumni Board

Mission Statement

The Alumni Association exists to cultivate and sustain relationships between current and future alumni and the OHSU School of Dentistry.

Alumni Events and Opportunities

Hawaii Dental Reception - Friday, January 16, 2015

Welcome in the new year with Dean Phillip Marucha, Dr. Owen Kawakami and the alumni and friends of the OHSU School of Dentistry at a hosted reception during the 2015 Hawaii Dental Conference. This event will be held at the Hawaii Prince Hotel, Waikki Captain's Room on Friday, January 16, 2015 from 5:00pm - 6:30pm. Please RSVP to or 503-220-8343.


Medical Emergencies, Eugene - Saturday, February 7, 2015Image of Dr. Steven Beadnell

Lane County Dental Society is sponsoring a 4-credit hour Medical Emergencies course at the Valley River Inn and Conference Center on Saturday, February 7, starting at 8 am. Thanks to a generous donation from Steven Beadnell, D.M.D. '80, this course is offered at no charge to OHSU alumni. Register here.

2015 Annual Awards Luncheon - Saturday, April 11, 2015

The 2015 Annual Awards Luncheon, honoring award recipients and classes ending in '0' and '5', will take place at the Oregon Convention Center on Saturday, April 11. Invitations will be sent electronically this year. Register Here!

Cantwell Golf Tournament and Cantwell Lecture-Ryan Dental Hygiene Update

Thank you to all our players, sponsors and Lecture attendees who made this year's Cantwell Memorial Golf Tournament and Cantwell Lecture/Ryan Update such successes. Check back here soon for photos!

Cantwell Golf Tournament Major Sponsors
J.E. Dunn Construction; MODA Health

Breakfast Sponsor
Willamette Dental

Putting Competition Sponsor
Henry Schein

Tee Sponsors
A-dec   Advanced Endodontics    Artisan Dental Lab    BnK Construction    Consani Associates    First Citizens Bank    O'Brien Dental Labs    Pacific Continental Bank    Sunset Oral Maxillofacial Surgery


2014 OHSU School of Dentistry Reception in San Antonio During the ADA Annual Session

The ADA went Tex-Mex this year at its annual session, held in San Antonio. See the whole enchilada at the OHSU Alumni Reception, captured so well by guest lensman Stephen Timm, DMD '71!

2014 Annual Awards Luncheon

Enjoyed the lunch and want to relive the memories? Missed the lunch and want to catch up? Here's what happened!

2014 Award Recipients
Honorary OHSU School of Dentistry Alumni Recipients

Gary Cantwell
Mary Clinton

John C. Peterson Distinguished Alumnus of the Year

Rick Asai, DMD '81

Legacy Faculty Award Recipients

Lee Emery, DMD '63
LeGrande Woolley, DDS, Oral Pathology '66, MS, Honorary Alumnus '96 

Faculty Award Recipient

Roy Albrecht, DMD '78

Go the Extra Mile Award Recipient

David Miller


Alumni E-News

Introducing the first ever OHSU School of Dentistry alumni e-newsletter! Check out current news that connects alumni electronically with important information and resources about the dental school and the School of Dentistry Alumni Association's events and programs located here.


Alumni Email Address for Life

We are excited to launch our OHSU Alumni Email Address for Life Program, offering an alumni email address to graduates of OHSU's degree, certificate and training programs. Contact us at to learn more.


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