Honors and awards

Each year the VCU School of Dentistry recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of students, faculty, residents and staff.  Honorees are presented with awards at the school's annual Awards and Recognition Ceremony.



American Association for Dental Research Student Fellowships

  • Lauren Kaplan 
  • Maryia Kvashenka 
  • Jennifer Oakley 
  • Nicholas Yesbeck 

AD Williams Student Research Fellowships

  • Vickas Agarwal 
  • Lance Chang 
  • Carlo De Leon 
  • Alya Elsayed-Ali 
  • Nicolas Gallegos 
  • Elise Hartmann 
  • David Irby 
  • Rini Pullagura 
  • Erin Sharkey 
  • Lyubov Slashcheva 
  • Jessica Thai 
  • Andrew Vo 
  • Eric Wood 
  • Jamie Woodall

Alexander Fellowship Awards

  • Dr. Thomas Glazier 
  • Dr. Marissa Kuhnen 
  • Dr. Katherine Nordeen 
  • Dr. William Trahan