As the academic year came to a close WSDA honored a UW SoD faculty member and a member of the graduating class for their outstanding achievements. Based on faculty recommendations, Dr. Beatrice Gandara and Dr. Casey Cate were given the WSDA faculty and student awards respectively.
Dr. Beatrice Gandara is a lecturer for the Department of Oral Medicine and is the Director of the Emergency Clinic at the School of Dentistry. A member of the faculty since 1987 she was recognized for her contributions to both the School of Dentistry and the WSDA.
Dr. Casey Cate is a member of the graduating class of 2013. He was recognized for high scholastic achievement and leadership during his time in dental school.
Congratulations to Drs. Gandara and Cate!