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School of Dental Medicine



  • Existence: 1899

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine was established in 1868 as Boston Dental College. It was incorporated into Tufts College in 1899. The school is located on the Tufts Boston Campus.
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine was established in 1868 as Boston Dental College. It was incorporated into Tufts College in 1899. Although founded as a school to educate students from New England, today Tufts is renowned throughout the United States and the world as a center for academic and clinical excellence. Tufts boasts over 6,900 alumni composed of individuals from all fifty states and thirty-nine countries. The majority of the alumni outside of the USA have completed an Advanced Education Certificate program. Students receive a comprehensive education emphasizing the importance of didactic coursework, clinical experience, and practice management that prepares them to enter the work force as confident, proficient clinicians.

Found in 170 Collections and/or Records:

Office of the Dean, School of Dental Medicine Records

Call Number: UA154
Scope and Contents: This collection contains records of the Office of the Dean of the School of Dental Medicine and includes correspondence, meeting minutes, press releases, publications, reports (including annual reports), and subject files. The bulk of the material is dated from 2000 to 2010 and documents the School of Medicine’s activities. Specific topics addressed include strategic planning initiatives, as well as decisions made by various committees—such as the Executive Faculty Committee—about topics such...
Dates: bulk 2000 -- 2010, 1947 -- 2012

Physiological Laboratory in the Medical and Dental School Building, 1907

 Item — Box: Volume 1
Call Number: UP022.001.001.00001.00060
Scope and Contents: Published by the class of 1909.
Dates: 1907

Reception desk in dental clinic

 Digital Image
Dates: 1960

Reception desk in dental clinic, 1960

 Item — Box: Shared 114
Call Number: UA020.003.DO.01732
Scope and Contents: This series contains photographs, artifacts, and videos related to the School of Dental Medicine.
Dates: 1960

Reel No. 63-27: Boston Dental College 1878-1902, Dental Faculty 1914-30, Pre-Med Faculty 1916-29; Faculty Papers 1926-46, 1878 -- 1946

 Item — Box: 1
Call Number: UA193.001.001.00001
Scope and Contents:

1 1/2 inch film; 63-27 Boston Dental College Trustees Minutes Jan 2, 1878-Sept. 24, 1902; School of Dental Medicine Faculty Minutes October 16, 1914-March 12, 1930; Tufts College Pre-Dental Faculty Minutes 1916-1929; Tufts College Pre-Medical Faculty Minutes 1916-1929; Tufts College Faculty Office Papers 1925-1946

Dates: 1878 -- 1946

Reel No. 63-28: Dental Medicine 1914-59, School of Medicine Faculty 1893-1934, 1893 -- 1959

 Item — Box: 1
Call Number: UA193.001.001.00002
Scope and Contents: 1 1/2 inch film; 63-28 School of Dental Medicine Administrative Committee Minutes Sept 3, 1914-June 2, 1959, School of Dental Med. Faculty Minutes April 15, 1930-Feb. 12, 1958, School of Medicine Faculty Minutes Aug 19, 1893-April 10, 1934
Dates: 1893 -- 1959

Reel No. 85: Various Minutes (Faculty Minutes 1961-63, Occupational Therapy 1960-76, Dental Medicine 1959-76, Medicine 1963-76 N.E. Medical Center 1964-76), 1959 -- 1976

 Item — Box: 1
Call Number: UA193.001.001.00003
Scope and Contents: 1/2 inch film; Various Minutes; START: Faculty Min Medford Campus 1961-1963, Boston School Occupational Therapy 1960-1976, School of Dental Medicine 1959-1976, School of Medicine 1963-1976 END: New England Medical Center Inc. 1964-1976 Admin Board Min.
Dates: 1959 -- 1976

R.S. Manly, Director of Research, and Esther Granick, Research Technician, 1960

 Item — Box: Shared 114
Call Number: UA020.003.DO.01751
Scope and Contents: Original caption reads: "Dr. R.S. Manly, Director of Research, and helper, Esther Granick, Research Technician."
Dates: 1960