Fri., Feb. 24 - Sat., Feb. 25, 2023
124th Annual Alumni Meeting

37th Annual Frederick T. West Orthodontic Lectureship

A variety of courses — plus the alumni recognition luncheon, Medallion of Distinction awards, Friday evening reception for registered attendees, vendor exhibits, class reunion dinners, Saturday evening Legacy Ball, and plenty of opportunities to socialize with classmates, meet new people, and visit with students, faculty and staff from University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry!

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Celebrating Women in Dentistry

Featuring eight dynamic women speakers presenting 14 individual courses, including two required by the California State Dental Board.

    Speakers will include: 

    • Dr. Tara Aghaloo – Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 
    • Dr. Diana Batoon – Sleep Apnea 
    • Leslie Canham, CDA, RDA – California Dental Law and Infection Control 
    • Dr. Catherine Flaitz – Oral Pathology/Pedodontics 
    • Dr. Jeannette MacLean – Pedodontics 
    • Katrina Sanders, RDH – Periodontics 
    • Dr. Cherilyn Sheets – Prosthodontics 
    • Dr. Audrey Yoon – 37th Annual Frederick T. West Orthodontic Lectureship

    Alumni Luncheon

    Join the dean, Dr. Nader Nadershahi '94, and board of directors of the Alumni Association and the Dugoni School Foundation as we host the Class of 2023 students and residents to a sit-down lunch. This annual event gives our soon-to-be alumni members a taste of the renowned Dugoni School family compassion and camaraderie while allowing us the pleasure of awarding the Medallion of Distinction to three members of our community for their extraordinary efforts that benefit our school, the profession of oral health care, to and/or society. The 2023 recipients are Association members Drs. Alan Budenz and James Rolfe '68, and former director of our IDS program, Dr. Patricia King. Remarks by Dr. Jamie Sahouria '04, Association President, and past president of both the Association and CDA, Dr. Judee Tippett-Whyte '86, are sure to inspire. Installation of 2023-2024 Association president, Dr. Peter Liu '89, closes the luncheon.

    Thanks to our supporters

    We thank the many generous alumni and friends who continued to help us with this expense; sponsors present will be recognized at the luncheon. Please consider sponsoring a student/resident to the lunch.

    Alumni Association President – Dr. Jamie J. Sahouria '04
    Alumni Association Director – Ms. Joanne Fox
    Chair, Annual Meeting Program – Dr. Elizabeth J. Fleming '84
    Chair, Department of Orthodontics – Dr. Heesoo Oh '05 Ortho 

    Don't miss these special events

    Reunion Dinners | Friday, February 24 | Various Times & Locations 
    Jim Dugoni: jdugoni@pacific.edu | 415.749.3349
    1973 • 1978 • 1983 • 1988

    Anita Ayers: aayers@pacific.edu | 415.929.6402
    1993 •1998 • 2003

    Jessica Kay: jkay@pacific.edu | 415.929.6413
    2008 • 2013 • 2018

    The Legacy Ball | Saturday, February 25 - 7:00 pm | Grand Ballroom, Fairmont Hotel
    Hilda Asturias: hasturias@pacific.edu | 415.929.6403

    We are entering the onsite registrations and course attendance into our Learning Stream registration system. When completed, all course registrants will receive an evaluation form via email. Upon submission of this form, attendees will receive a link with instructions for downloading your CE certificate. We plan to get this email evaluation form to attendees by March 25. Please be patient with us! Contact us at dugonialumni@pacific.edu if you have any questions.

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    Medallion of Distinction Award Recipients

    The Medallion of Distinction, the School of Dentistry’s highest annual award, is presented at the Annual Alumni Association Meeting to members of our community for their extraordinary efforts that benefit our school, the profession of oral health care, and/or society at large. The 2023 recipients are Association members Drs. Alan Budenz and James Rolfe ’68, and former director of our IDS program, Dr. Patricia King.

    Exhibitors and Sponsors

    Save the date for the next Alumni Weekends

    held at the Fairmont Hotel 950 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 

     

    2024: 125th Annual Alumni Meeting 
    38th Annual Frederick T. West Orthodontic Lectureship 
    February 9-10, 2024 

    2025: 126th Annual Alumni Meeting
    39th Annual Frederick T. West Orthodontic Lectureship 
    January 31 - February 1, 2025 

    • Align Technology, Inc.
    • Bien-Air USA, Inc.
    • California Dental Arts
    • Cocofloss
    • Envista
    • Implant Pathway
    • iSmile Dental Products, Inc.

    • Los Angeles Institute of Clinical Dentistry
    • LumaDent, Inc.
    • Novadontics, LLC
    • Onpharma Company
    • Orascoptic
    • Patterson Dental
    • PCC Dental

    • Shatkin F.I.R.S.T., LLC
    • Shofu Dental Corporation
    • Straumann
    • Ultralight Optics, Inc.
    • U.S. Army
    • U.S. Navy

    Student Tables

    • Admissions and Student Services
    • Alumni Association
    • ASB – Patagonia Jacket Fundraiser
    • Audiology Clinic

    • Class of 2022 Dental Hygiene – Enamel Pins Fundraiser
    • Class of 2023 – Uniqlo Vest Fundraiser
    • CDA CONTACTS Student Representatives
    • Continuing Dental Education (CDE)

    • DEI & Outreach
    • Faculty Recruitment
    • Sterilizer Monitoring Service
    class of 2022
    2022 Alumni Weekend
    Thank you for joining us!

    It was so great to see everyone at the 2022 Alumni Weekend and 123rd Annual Meeting! Thank you for joining us. See you again next year! (Details below)