Miguel and Carolina Hernandez Endowment at The UNC School of Dentistry
Sarah Spaltenstein, named as the 2017-18 Hernandez Scholar at
UNC School of Dentistry.
Congratulations to third year dental student Sarah Spaltenstein. Sarah is currently a third year dental student at the University of North Carolina. She was born in Raleigh, NC and graduated with distinction from UNC Chapel Hill with a B.S in Biology prior to entering dental school. Sarah is passionate about public health and serving underserved communities, and co-founded a new student-run free dental clinic in Siler City during her time as Co-President of UNC's Hispanic Dental Association. In her free time, Sarah enjoys spending time outdoors with her dog, Pepper. After graduation, Sarah hopes to continue her work with local communities by practicing as a general dentist in North Carolina.