WRITER: GIGI WOOD
CONTACT: DAVE PEDERSEN
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-8032; fax (319) 384-4638
Release: May 17, 2001
Local University of Iowa instructor receives dentistry award
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Frederick Drexler, D.D.S., an adjunct instructor at the
University of Iowa College of Dentistry and a Clarence native, has received
the honorary award for adjunct faculty from the University MU Chapter of Omicron
Kappa Upsilon (OKU), a national honor dental society.
The annual award is given to an outstanding dental faculty member who has
demonstrated scholarship, character and potential promise for the advancement
of dentistry and service to humanity.
OKU was founded in 1914, and the MU Chapter was chartered at the UI in 1923.
The three Greek letters represent teeth, health and conservation.