The University of Mississippi Dental Alumnus/Friend of the Year Award was created to honor a person who has made an outstanding contribution to the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry and the Dental Alumni Chapter. The Alumnus/Friend of the Year is one who enhances the image of the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry as well as the dental profession through various activities. These activities include community service, legislative activities, participation in organizations affecting dental practice, and/or contributions to education and research.
All dental alumni and friends are eligible for consideration. From the nominations submitted, one will be chosen by the DAF committee and will be honored at the annual Alumni and Friends Dinner.