Alumni News

Posted on: Monday, 02/24/2014

Alumni Day at the CDA

Join fellow UCLA School of Dentistry alumni members, faculty, and students for the annual Alumni Day events.

Saturday, May 17, 2014 ~ Hilton Anaheim Hotel In conjunction with the CDA Spring Scientific Session

Reunion & Awards Luncheon ~ 11:45 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event is free-of-charge to UCLA School of Dentistry alumni, faculty, staff, and current dental students. It is $45 for guests. We will be honoring our Co-Alumni of the Year, Drs. Douglas Yoon and Adam Chen, our Co-Honorary Alumni of the Year, Mrs. Shirley and Mr. Ralph Shapiro, and the reunion classes of 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

Please RSVP to Tina Cody by May 9th at (310) 825-6238 or by emailing her directly at

Dean’s Reception ~ 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Alumni and friends are invited to join Dean No-Hee Park for hors d’ oeuvres and cocktails. This event is free-of-charge and no RSVP is required.

Dental Alumni Dance ~ 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
This event is free-of-charge and no RSVP is required. Music provided by RootKanal.

For questions or for additional information, please call Alumni Affairs at (310) 825-6238.

Recognized for a Lifetime of Giving Back

Dr. Russ Webb '78, Ct. '81 (Oral Surgery) was recently featured on the CDA website for his humanitarian work and his life-long passion for volunteering and providing oral health care to those who need it the most. The article also features Dr. Webb's wife, Kathi Webb, who also attended the School of Dentistry. Kathi was in the dental assistant oral pathology program at the time that Russ was in dental school.

The couple has been the consummate example of dental professionals giving back to the community. Read their entire story.