Notable: Wenlian Zhou and Rick Thiriot

Drs. Wenlian Zhou and Rick Thiriot (both Dental) taught two courses during July at Nankai University School of Dental Medicine in China as part of the Tianjin China Collaboration and Exchange Program. Both also were invited to present “Dental Licensure in the United States” and “Introduction to Clear Aligner Therapy” at Lanzhou University, School of Stomatology. Established in 2011, the Tianjin China Collaboration & Exchange Program enables UNLV faculty dentists to offer advanced elective courses to Nankai University’s fourth-year dental students during the summer semester. This is the sixth year UNLV faculty dentists taught courses at Nankai University.

 

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