2003 Pedo Alum, Kristina Coffield, wins Award of Excellence
The College of Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry announced that Dr. Kristina D. Coffield has been named the first recipient of the James R. Roche Award of Excellence. This award is granted to the individual who scores the highest on the Written Section of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry Examination. Dr. Coffield achieved this distinction in competition with several hundred candidates. She will be recognized at the Annual Session of the College in San Francisco in May and will also receive an award of $500. Dr. Coffield is a 1999 graduate of the UNC DDS program and a 2003 graduate of the residency program in pediatric dentistry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry.