Recap of Brian D. Stone Award winners

Dental Lifeline Network partners with dental schools across the country through the Brian D. Stone Memorial Award to recognize graduating students who have committed to volunteerism or to helping people with special needs.The awards program was established by Drs. Joy and Justin Stone of New Jersey and is open to any accredited dental school. The 2014 winners are below! We are excited to announce the 2015 winners this summer. For information on how to participate in the Brian D. Stone Award please contact Hollie Stevenson, VP of Affiliate and Government Relations at 720-287-6185 or

Recipients not pictured below include: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry – Peter Smidt and Nisha Mehta, Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry – Peter J. Bullock, The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston – Julian E. Martinez and University of Washington School of Dentistry – Timothy Miller

Award Winner Jocelyn Robelli and Dr. Divesh Byrappagari
University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry graduate Dr. Jocelyn Robelli and faculty member Dr. Divesh Byrappagri, Director of Community Outreach

Indiana University School of Dentistry graduates Drs. Gabrielle M. Johnson and John Ray Emhardt and Dr. John N. WIlliams, Dean, and Dental Lifeline Network • Indiana board member Dr. Darlene West
Award Winner Oanh Kim Le and Assistant Professor, Jenni Hew
Louisiana University Health Science School of Dentistry graduate Oahn Kim Le and LUHSCD Assistant Professor, Jenni Hew also a Dental Lifeline Network • Louisiana board member

University of Minnesota School of Dentistry graduate Tyler Geyen, DDS with Steve Litton, DDS, president of the Minnesota Dental Foundation and Dental Lifeline Network • Minnesota board member.
Award Winner Kristen DouglasUniversity of Mississippi Medical Center School of Dentistry graduate Kristen Douglas with Gary Reeves, DMD, Dean, School of Dentistry University of Iowa College of Dentistry recipient Dr. Abbie Bagenstos and Dental Lifeline Network • Iowa Leadership Council member Dr. Jay Davidson
Award Winner Adam MillerUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, Adam Miller, DMD (pictured, center) recieved the award from Dean Thomas Braun, DMD, MS, PhD (left) and Lynn Taiclet, DMD, Director of the center for Patients with Special Needs Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine recipients Drs. Ryan Georgen (right) Myung Park (left) with Dental Lifeline Network • Illinois board member Dr. Susan Bishop(center)
University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Dentistry recipient Dr. Emily Taylor with Dental Lifeline Network • Kansas Board president Dr. Chuck Squire
Rutgers School of Dental Medicine graduate Michael Combs, DMD (right) and Christopher Hughes, DMD, PhD, professor and Chair of Pediatric Dentistry