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Dental Alumni and Friends Schedule of Events

Please register by January 18th, 2023

Thursday, January 26th

5:30 - 7:00 p.m. - Connection Reception

Cultivation Food Hall Living Room

The District at Eastover

1200 Eastover Drive, Suite 125

Jackson, MS 39211

No cost to attend.

Are you a student seeking guidance from a seasoned dental professional? Are you an alum of the School of Dentistry looking for opportunities to mentor dental students? Are you a dentist who feels you could offer insight to current dental students? Make these connections and more at the Connection Reception.

Please click here to register for the Connection Reception. 


Friday, January 27th

6:30 - Dental Alumni and Friends Awards Dinner

Mississippi Museum of Art

380 South Lamar Street

Jackson, MS 39201

Cost to attend is $75.

Please join us for the 40th Annual Dental Alumni and Friends Dinner, celebrating our 2023 Alumni Award recipients and the reunion classes of 1983, 1993, 2003, and 2013.

Honored classes, please click here to RSVP to the reunion cocktail hour.

This year's awardees are:

Dr. Bill Boteler
2023 Dental Friend of the Year 
Dr. Acie Whitlock, Jr. 
2023 Dental Alumnus of the Year 

Registration is now closed.

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Giving Back

As an alumnus, you can make a significant difference to your alma mater and dental students. Click here for more information.