Alumni and Friends

Dr. David Avenetti

Alumnus Dr. David Avenetti found his calling in public health while he was still an undergraduate at USC. Faced with the inevitable question of what’s next, he applied to both dental schools and master’s degree programs in public health, knowing he eventually wanted to pursue both.

Apr 08, 2021
Dr. Malieka Johnson, Class of 2011

Dr. Malieka Johnson, DDS Class of 2011, is a San Diego-based private practice dentist focusing on general and adult special needs dentistry. Prior to UCLA Dentistry, Dr. Johnson earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from UC San Diego in 2003. During dental school, she heard the call to specialize in caring for people with special needs.

Mar 03, 2021
Dr. Jeanette Kern, Class of 1989

Every year for 30 years, Dr. Jeanette Kern, Class of 1989, completed hundreds of continuing education hours in cosmetic dentistry technology, techniques, and materials taught by the world’s leading dental pioneers.

Jan 26, 2021