DPH Alumni Receives 2021 HDA/Colgate Faculty Award
Congratulations to Dr. Elías Morón, NYU Langone Dental Medicine Dental Public Health Program graduate, 2018. Dr. Morón was awarded the Hispanic Dental Association (HDA)/Colgate Faculty Award in June 2021. The Faculty Recognition Award recognizes faculty who are members of the Hispanic Dental Association and have contributed towards enhancing the quality of oral health for the Hispanic population by extending themselves beyong the scope of their position.
He was honored during the DDS Multicultural Summit held on June 17, 2021. This event is planned and organized by the National Dental Association (NDA), the Hispanic Dental Association (HAD) and the Society of American Indian Dentists (SAID). The event provides a venue for stakeholders to discuss oral health issues that impact diverse communities throughout the nation. The American Dental Association (ADA) also supports this event.