Hand-in-Hand: Preventative Dentistry & Public Health in Armenia
Annual Alice K. Norian Lecture
Date: Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
5:30 PM Reception
6:30 PM Lecture
7:15 PM Q&A Discussion
Location: Nathan Hale Inn, 855 Bolton Road, Storrs, CT
This event is free and open to the public.
Speaker: Dr. Berdj Kiladjian, Board of Director for Hand-in-Hand and principal of Longwood Dental Group
Sponsored by UConn’s Norian Armenian Programs, Global Affairs, and School of Social Work. If you are an individual that requires an accommodation to participate, contact email@example.com or 860.486.3152
Dr. Berdj Kiladjian is the principal of Longwood Dental Group in Brookline MA USA. Longwood Dental is a multi specialty group practice with a staff of 35, including 14 general dentists and specialists. Dr. Kiladjian is a prosthodontist and maintains his practice within the group, specializing in advanced cosmetic dentistry and dental implant dentistry. He also serves on the Board of Directors for Hand-in-Hand, a non-profit, non-governmental organization dedicated to the improvement of the health and social welfare of the Artsakh population, focusing on dental care and preventative education in Armenia and Karabakh.
Dr. Kiladjian is considered an authority in advanced restorative techniques and has taught at the postdoctoral level for Harvard, Tufts and Indiana Universities. He has presented on a national level for the Yankee Dental Congress and the Armenian Canadian Medical Association.
Dr. Kiladjian is most noted as the President and founder of the Armenian International Dental Association, which is responsible for the creation, maintenance and funding of 5 dental clinics in rural Armenia. He is also the President of the Armenian Dental Society. In addition, Dr. Kiladjian has served as President of the Academy of Dental Science, President of the American College of Prosthodontists, President of the Brookline Dental Society and President and founder of Boston Society of Esthetic Dentistry and Implantology.
Dr. Kiladjian holds a DMD from the University of Connecticut and a master’s degree in prosthodontics from Indiana University.