Congratulations to Luisa Echeto and Karl Soderholm, voted 2012-13 Teachers of the Year at the University of Florida College of Dentistry.
Each year the sophomore, junior and senior students vote to select a teacher of the year in the basic sciences and clinical sciences categories. The winners are selected for demonstrating excellence, innovation and effectiveness in teaching of the dental sciences. The awards were officially presented during a ceremony on April 3, 2013, at the University of Florida President’s House.
Luisa Echeto, D.D.S., M.S., received the Clinical Sciences Teachers of the Year award. A clinical associate professor in the Department of Restorative Dental Sciences, she is the director of the Prosthodontics Division. She joined the university in 2003.
Karl Soderholm, D.D.S., Ph.D., received the Basic Sciences Teachers of the Year award. Soderholm is a professor in the Department of Restorative Dental Sciences. He joined the university in 1981.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school ~ Albert Einstein