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Archive of posts filed under the School of Dentistry category.

2015-2016 New Faculty Blog Series Issue 15

Elizabeth Batiuk (Conservatory of Music and Dance) Dr. Batiuk is an Assistant Teaching Professor of Musicology in the Department of Composition, Music Theory, and Musicology. She holds a Ph.D. in musicology with a concentration in ethnomusicology from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. Dr. Batiuk currently teaches courses about music and dance in the UMKC General […]

2015-2016 New Faculty Blog Series Issue 14

Mariah L. Harvey, MLS (University Libraries) Ms. Harvey is currently Head of Electronic Resources and Acquisitions in Collections and Access Management at UMKC. Prior to her current position, she worked as an Electronic Resources and Systems Librarian at the University of Kansas Medical Center. Ms. Harvey is a member of a number of library committees […]

Academic Affairs Highlights: UMKC School of Dentistry

This issue of the Provost’s Blog features the recent accomplishments and successes of UMKC’s School of Dentistry (SOD), led by Dean Marsha Pyle. Successes in the Past Month: The School of Dentistry recently had a well-received faculty/administration staff retreat on Improving the Culture of Professionalism and Respect. The retreat was facilitated by Dr. Judith Albino, […]

In Remembrance of Dr. Connie Drisko

Dr. Connie Drisko, recipient of the 2014 UMKC School of Dentistry’s Alumni Achievement Award, died Sunday after a short battle with acute myelogenous leukemia. Dr. Drisko earned her DDS degree from the UMKC School of Dentistry in 1980 and later joined the faculty as an associate professor.  Throughout her time at UMKC, Dr. Drisko distinguished […]

New Faculty Blog Series Issue #10

John D. Ball, D.D.S. (School of Dentistry) Dr. John Ball earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry in 1977 and completed the General Practice Residency Program at the Kansas City VA Medical Center in 1978. He is a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists and […]

New Faculty Blog Series Issue #8

Holli Paulk, M.B.A., M.P.A.S. (School of Medicine) Professor Holli Paulk graduated in 2003 with a B.S. Physician Assistant degree from South University in Savannah, Georgia; in 2004 with a Masters in Physician Assistant Studies from University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska; and in 2009 with an M.B.A. in Healthcare Administration from South University […]