Dr. Michael Healy graduated with a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology from the SUNY at Oneonta, NY. He later attended Adelphi University, NY to conduct microbiology research. He completed his DDS degree at New York University in 1985. He practiced general dentistry in Blairstown, NJ prior to joining the Department of General Practice at VCU in 1999. He later earned a M.Ed. degree in Educational Leadership at Virginia Commonwealth University in 2004. That same year, he joined the School of Dentistry’s administration as the assistant dean for admissions. Dr. Healy was appointed senior associate dean for student services and institutional effectiveness. He serves as the chief administrator for all student affairs.