Dr. Jack Dillenberg goes to Sonora, Mexico after hosting memorial service

ATSU sponsored a memorial service for UNC students.
ATSU sponsored a memorial service for UNC students.

ASDOH student leaders led the memorial service for UNC students.
ASDOH student leaders led the memorial service for UNC students.

On Monday, February 23, Dr. Jack Dillenberg hosted a Memorial Service for UNC dental student Deah Barakat, his wife and sister-in-law who were killed. This moving memorial service was held at the Tree of Peace on ATSU’s Mesa campus.

Dr. Dillenberg joins Mexican dental leaders in a forum on community minded approach to dental education.
Dr. Dillenberg joins Mexican dental leaders in a forum on community minded approach to dental education.

After 17 years, Dr. Jack Dillenberg returned to Hermosillo, Mexico. This was his first time back since he was the Director of Arizona’s Department of Health Services. He gave two presentations at the Congreso Internacianal de Promoción de la Salud Dental 2015 about ASDOH’s innovative dental education model.

Dr. Jack Dillenberg enjoys dinner with Dr. Ernesto Rivera Claise and colleagues.
Dr. Jack Dillenberg enjoys dinner with Dr. Ernesto Rivera Claise and colleagues.

Dr. Jack Dillenberg was thrilled to visit his dear friend, Dr. Ernesto Rivera Claise who was the Secretario de Salud Publica de Sonora when Dr. Jack last visited with him. While there, he toured four dental schools and met with leaders of the Sonoran Dental Association.