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Patrick Lloyd

Mary TruhlarDean, School of Dental Medicine
Patrick M. Lloyd, DDS, MS, was named dean of the Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine (SDM), effective July 1, 2022.

Lloyd was previously dean of the College of Dentistry at Ohio State University since 2011. Some of his accomplishments include increasing college funding support for student research, forming a college-wide workgroup to identify priorities and develop strategies to improve the school’s environment, and initiating the CARE (Commitment to Access Resources and Education) program aimed at recruiting and supporting dental students from underserved communities in Ohio. He also oversaw the planning, design and fundraising for a $95 million expansion and renovation of the college’s clinical and administrative facilities.

Lloyd is an international lecturer on a variety of issues related to geriatric dentistry and has published widely on treatment strategies for the aged dental patient. His diverse clinical experience includes private practice in prosthodontics with an emphasis on care of the older adult and educating and training students in the area of special patient care. 

Lloyd is a graduate of Marquette University School of Dentistry and earned his specialty certificate in prosthodontics from the V.A. Medical Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as well as a master of science from the Graduate School of Marquette University. After completing his specialty training, Lloyd served as chief of dental geriatrics and directed a fellowship in geriatric dentistry at the Milwaukee V.A. Medical Center. 

In 1985, he was appointed to serve as national coordinator for geriatric dental programs for the Department of Veterans Affairs. In 1992, he joined the faculty at Marquette University, where he was head of the Special Patient Care Clinic. He held that position for four years before being named executive officer of the Department of Family Dentistry at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 1996. In 2004, Lloyd was named dean at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry before heading to Ohio State. 

Josephine Levan
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 631.632.6985
Office of the Dean
Facility Manager, Rockland Hall
160 Rockland Hall
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8700