Dexter A. Woods, DDS, Appointed Dean of the College of Dentistry
Dr. Dexter A. Woods has been appointed Dean of Howard University College of Dentistry. Dr. Woods previously served as the associate dean for the College of Dentistry, director of Faculty Practice and associate professor at Howard University. He succeeds Dr. Leo E. Rouse who, prior to his retirement, served as dean of the College of Dentistry since 2004.
In his new role, reporting to Dr. Anthony Wutoh, Howard University provost and chief academic officer, Dr. Woods will oversee all aspects of academic and administrative affairs for the College of Dentistry.
Dr. Woods earned his Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Tuskegee University in 1992 and his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Howard University College of Dentistry in 1996. He completed an intensive Air Force Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) residency program at Bolling Air Force Base in Washington, DC. After leaving the Air Force, Dr. Woods joined Howard University, where he served as director of the AEGD program, as well as director of Continuing Dental Education for the College ofDentistry, 1999-2007.
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