McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine faculty member Bernard J. Costello, DMD, MD, dean of the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, has begun his year as president of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA).
Dr. Costello, who is also a professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery, said in a recent welcome message that the association will “aim to improve upon the notable successes of the past and innovate for the future.”
“The chance to help lead this organization is a rare privilege and I am humbled to have had the opportunity to work with such fantastic leaders,” he said. “ACPA is filled with people who know teamwork like no other organization that I am a part of.”
Congratulations, Dr. Costello!
Illustration: University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine.