Lily and Tim Bentas celebrating Dr. Guralnick's birthday
From left, Tim Bentas, Dr. Walter Guralnick, and Lily Haseotes Bentas at the celebration of Dr. Walter Guralnick’s 100th Birthday. Tim and Lily have generously supported the Department of OMFS through an endowed fund, but have also provided the resources to commission a painting of Dr. Walter Guralnick by Warren Prosperi.

Show your appreciation for the care you or a family member has received. Make an honor, memory or tribute gift to support research and clinical care in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS). You may direct your gift to a particular disease, program, or area of research. All donations help to elicit the greatest potential from the department's superb team and fuel the research that continues to deliver improved care for our patients through outcomes and translational research. Donations also help us train the next generation of surgeon-scientists.

Lily and Tim Bentas celebrating Dr. Guralnick's birthday
From left, Dr. Maria Troulis, Dr. Walter Guralnick, Lily Haseotes Bentas and Tim Bentas at the celebration of Dr. Walter Guralnick’s 99th Birthday. In 2015, Tim and Lily generously established the Walter Guralnick, DMD Endowed Fund in OMFS to support leading initiatives and research efforts.

The Education and Research Fund (ERF), established by Dr L.B. Kaban in 2004, and is 100% funded by our faculty. This supports pilot studies for trainees and students at Harvard Medical School/Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HMS/HSDM) with faculty mentors.

The Student Research Training Award (SRTA) is funded by a generous grant from the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Foundation.

To donate online, please complete the online credit card donation form on the Mass General Hospital secure server. Be sure to click "Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery" in the designation drop-down box. You can also designate a particular group, research area, disease or condition in the comments box.

To donate via mail, please make sure your check is payable to the Massachusetts General Hospital and sent it to:

Massachusetts General Hospital Development Office
Attn: Carrie Powers (OMFS)
125 Nashua Street, Suite 540
Boston, MA 02114

For more information on wills, securities, planned giving, endowed funds or hosting a special event please contact Carrie Powers.

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