Goals & Leadership

  • To establish a peer mentoring system at the dental school for students to lead, design and implement outreach projects year-after-year, including community projects in the community after graduation.
  • To promote lifelong professionalism and community involvement via teams of students, residents, dental school faculty, alumni and community dentists and hygienists in a wide variety of oral health community service projects.
  • To provide disease prevention, oral health education, screening and preventive and dental services to underserved members of the San Francisco Bay Area and Central Valley community.
Officers and Leadership
SCOPE Officers 2016-2017

• Co-President: Natalie Okuhara
• Co-President: Matt Parisek
• Vice President: Allyson Hsiao
• Director of Special Events: Cassandra Kalapsa
• Director of Special Events: Liza Pomerantz
• Director of Special Events: Yoo Jung Kim
• Special Events Coordinator: Leila Manshadi
• Special Events Coordinator: Alex Meade
• Director of Family and Youth: Madeline Nguyen
• Director of Family and Youth: Tiffany Tran
• Director of Elder Projects: Heather Leo
• Director of Chinatown Oral Health Projects: Charles Husaini
• Director of Community Campus Partner Education (Education Committee): Kelly Nguyen
• Education Committee: Garik Oganesian
• Education Committee: Emerald Khoo
• Professional Peer Mentorship Coordinator: Chad Sloan
• Director of Public Relations: Joe Crosariol