Irina F. Dragan DDS, DMD, MSDirector of Faculty Education & Instructional Development, Assistant Professor of Periodontology, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts
Dr. Irina Dragan is Assistant Professor (tenure-track) at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (TUSDM), in the Department of Periodontology. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. She received her DDS from Carol Davila University (Bucharest, Romania) and her DMD from TUSDM (Boston, USA). She obtained her postgraduate training at New York University College of Dentistry (advanced training in comprehensive care and esthetic dentistry) and TUSDM (periodontology and master of science). Her administrative responsibilities at TUSDM include serving as Director of Faculty Education and Instructional Development and Program Director for the Dental Educational Learning and Teaching Academy Fellowship. She is the Co-Course Director for Management of Complex Cases.
As an enthusiastic and dedicated faculty at TUSDM, she has been actively involved with educational and clinical research projects. Her efforts have been recognized in 2014 with the ADEA/AADR Academic Dental Career Fellowship, 2015 ADEA Emerging Academic Leaders Program, 2016 AAP Foundation Fellowship to attend Institute for Teaching and Learning Program, 2018 AAP Foundation Tarrson Award and with the 2016 ADEA Chair of the Board of Directors (Presidential) Citation. She is the recipient of the 2019 TUSDM Provost's Award for Outstanding Teaching and Service.
Dr. Dragan maintains a private practice limited to periodontology and implant dentistry in Boston.