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Praise for a Legend: Dr. Royce Montgomery receives Living Legend Award from UNC School of Medicine

Dr. Royce Montgomery, visiting lecturer at the ECU School of Dental Medicine and anatomist extraordinaire, received a Living Legend Award from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine during the 38thAnnual Zollicoffer-Merrimon Banquet at the Carolina Club in Chapel Hill February 8, 2019. The Zollicoffer Living Legend Award was established in 2012 by Dr. Michael Zollicoffer to recognize the

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Dr. Shannon Wallet

UNDERSTANDING DIABETES: School of Dental Medicine researcher receives grant to study diabetes

After 20 years in diabetes research, Dr. Shannon Wallet believes that the key to addressing Type 1 diabetes is to understand the immune system processes that lead to the disease. Wallet, an associate professor in foundational sciences at the ECU School of Dental Medicine, will continue unraveling these mysteries, with a recent $357,382 grant from the National Institutes of Health.

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Fourth-year student Bianca Adams is directing plans for the SNDA’s upcoming national conference.

Bianca Kristina Adams, a fourth-year student at the ECU School of Dental Medicine, will test her leadership skills in the next few months as vice president of the Student National Dental Association (SNDA). Adams is heading up plans for the organization’s annual conference in Washington, DC, in July 2019. The conference will draw approximately 350 students from dental schools across

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East Carolina University, XComP Analytics, Inc. Secure Partnership

On June 21, East Carolina University and XComP Analytics, Inc. – a newly formed entity backed by several regional entrepreneurs – signed an exclusive license agreement that allows the company to fully develop and grow it’s eXtensible Competencies Platform (XComP) developed by ECU researchers. For the past 10 years, researchers at ECU have used advanced analytics techniques to assess student

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Advocates in Action

Skyler Lagcher knows that part of her experience in ECU’s School of Dental Medicine is building an awareness of issues that could impact their future careers—and their future patients. That’s why she and several other SoDM students took on active roles in state and national advocacy efforts and events during the fall ’18 semester. Through conferences and activities giving them

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