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Dominick P. DePaola

The Thirty-third President of the AADR, 2004-05

  • Born December 29, 1942, Brooklyn, NY,

  • Died April 16, 2013, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    (In Memoriam J Dent Res 92(8):677-679, 2013)

  • Inaugural address delivered in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, March 10, 2004
    “Nurturing a Culture of Innovation”
    (J Dent Res 83:446-447, 2004)

  • BS, St. Francis College, 1964
    DDS, New York University, 1969
    Internship, general dentistry, Beth Abraham Hospital, New York City
    PhD (Nutritional Biochemistry and Metabolism), Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • Dean, Dental School, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, 1983-88
    Dean, New Jersey Dental School, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, 1988-90
    President and Dean, Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A&M University System, Dallas, 1990-97
    President and CEO, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, MA, USA, 1998-2008
    Academic Dean, Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine, 2008-2013

  • Other academic appointments at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, The Medical College of Virginia/Virginia Commonwealth University, Fairleigh Dickinson University School of Dentistry, Harvard School of Dental Medicine/Harvard Medical School.