Henry Schein Presents Academic Grants To Five Dental Hygiene Students At Farmingdale State College SUNY


Grants Support Educational Pursuits of the Next Generation of Dental Hygienists

(L to R) – Grant recipients Alexandra Lesser of East Patchogue, N.Y.; Preeti Rajiv of Ronkonkoma, N.Y.; Marissa Burke of Sayville, N.Y.; and Iris Quintanilla of Central Islip, N.Y.; and Maureen Knott, Vice President of Product Advertising and Marketing for Henry Schein, Inc. Not pictured is grant recipient Stephanie O’Neill of Binghamton, N.Y.

Henry Schein, Inc. announced on 11th September that it presented five Farmingdale State College SUNY dental hygiene students with “Henry Schein – Farmingdale State College SUNY Academic Grants” during the school’s recent Department of Dental Hygiene Pinning and Awards Ceremony.

Ms. Maureen Knott, Henry Schein’s Vice President of Product Advertising and Marketing and a member of the Farmingdale College Foundation’s Board of Directors, presented the grants to students enrolled in the school’s Department of Dental Hygiene. As a board member, Ms. Knott helps guide the Foundation’s mission to change lives and build futures, and in particular, its efforts to raise awareness of the crucial role dental hygienists play in promoting and protecting oral health.

“Dental hygienists are an integral part of dental practices. They play a crucial role in delivering quality care and helping patients maintain good overall health,” Ms. Knott said. “Henry Schein is pleased to support the next generation of hygienists with our academic grants, and we look forward to seeing their many accomplishments as they continue to pursue their focus and commitment to healthier smiles.”