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Graduation Day for UW Graduate Periodontics

Dr. Dixon with the 2017 graduating class of UW PeriodonticsEarly June is a special time of year for the Department of Periodontics – it’s a time to reflect on the year and celebrate our third year residents as they become graduates and UW Perio alumni. We are proud to extend our congratulations to:

Dr. Mikhail Garibov
Dr. Alexander Ko
Dr. Yu (Ruby) Lwo
Dr. Alaa (Alan) Yassin

UW Perio Directors with graduates

The Waterfront Activities Center is a special spot on the UW campus, and we were treated to yet another beautiful late spring evening, enjoying the sun and water views while visiting with faculty, staff, residents, alumni and family.

Guests at UW Perio graduation

This year we are thankful for the financial support of the Schluger-Ammons Study Club. Without their generous donation we would not have been able to hold such a lovely event – Thank you!!

thank you to the Schluger Ammons Study Club from UW Perio

Congratulations Class of 2016

congratulations class of 2016

On a beautiful early June evening the Department of Periodontics, along with family and friends, gathered to celebrate the graduates from the class of 2016:

Dr. Amir Emam, DDS
Dr. Anas Howsawi, BDS
Dr. Michitsuna Katafuchi, DDS, PhD
Dr. Luciana Safioti, DDS

After a program that included a welcome from Dr. Richard Darveau (Chair of the Department of Periodontics) and speeches from Dr. Robert London (Clinic Director) and Dr. Robert O’Neal (Emeritus Associate Professor and the evening’s keynote speaker), the graduates received their certificates.

each of the graduating students receiving their certificates

It was a wonderful event, a time to celebrate their achievements, and an opportunity for the graduates to give thanks to all of the people who supported them throughout their three years at the University of Washington. Continue reading

Graduation 2015

Dr. Kenneth Choy, Dr. Curtis Pino, Dr. Douglas Dixon, Dr Ray Liao, and Dr. Brian Brancheau stand on the patio at the Waterfront Activity Center

Congratulations to our newest graduating class! 2015 Graduates left to right: Dr. Kenneth Choy, Dr. Curtis Pino, Dr. Douglas Dixon, Graduate Program Director, Dr Ray Liao, and Dr. Brian Brancheau.

It was a lovely evening as the Department of Periodontics awarded Certificates in Periodontics and MSD degrees to the four most recent graduates of our program:

Dr. Brian Brancheau
Dr. Kenneth Choy
Dr. Ray Liao
Dr. Curtis Pino

It was an occasion to gather and honor the hard work that these residents put in over the three years of their program. Congratulations on your success!