WRITER: GIGI WOOD
CONTACT: DAVE PEDERSEN
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-8032; fax (319) 384-4638
Release: May 17, 2001
Iowa City resident receives dentistry award
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Jamie Sharp, associate professor (clinical) and coordinator
for continuing dental education at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry,
and an Iowa City native, has received an honorary award for College of Dentistry
staff from the University MU Chapter of Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU), a national
honor dental society.
The annual award is given to an outstanding dental staff member who has demonstrated
scholarship, character and potential promise for the advancement of dentistry
and service to humanity.
OKU was founded in 1914, and the MU Chapter was chartered at the UI in 1923.
The three Greek letters represent teeth, health and conservation.