HOSTOS ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF DENTAL HYGIENE APPOINTED TO EDITORIAL BOARD OF INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL JOURNAL

December 18, 2013 | Hostos Community College

Dr. Elvir Dincer, an associate professor in the Dental Hygiene Division of the Allied Health Sciences Department at Eugenio María de Hostos Community College, has been appointed to the Editorial Board of Case Study of Dental Science (CSDD).

This international journal of the Association of Medical and Dental Doctors (AMDD) publishes clinical studies, reviews and reports on general cases in dentistry and basic anatomy related to dental hygiene care.

Regarding his appointment, Professor Dincer said, “I believe it has the potential of attracting attention to Hostos Community College’s wonderful dental hygiene program and introducing the college and program to the international dental community. I am proud of the appointment and look forward to assuming the duties it brings.”

Professor Dincer’s major responsibilities will include encouraging the submission of high quality articles, assisting with outreach, and working with the editorial board to craft and implement policies that meet high ethical standards for journal publication.

About Hostos Community College
Eugenio María de Hostos Community College is an educational agent for change that has been transforming and improving the quality of life in the South Bronx and neighboring communities since 1968. It serves as a gateway to intellectual growth and socioeconomic mobility, as well as a point of departure for lifelong learning, success in professional careers, and transfer to advanced higher education programs. The College’s unique “Student Success Coaching Unit” provides students with individualized guidance and exemplifies its emphasis on student support services.

Hostos offers 29 associate degree programs and five certificate programs that facilitate easy transfer to CUNY’s four-year colleges or baccalaureate studies at other institutions. The College has an award-winning Division of Continuing Education & Workforce Development that offers professional development courses and certificate-bearing workforce training programs. Hostos is part of The City University of New York (CUNY), the nation’s leading urban public university, which serves more than 480,000 students at 24 colleges.