- School of Dentistry Distinguished Alumni Award (2013)
Retired Indianapolis dentist Floyd E. Hale is a 1955 dental graduate of IU. As a complement to his full-time private practice, Hale served IU’s dental students as a part-time professor in the restorative dentistry department. His weekly contribution to the dental school’s academic mission, and therefore to the residents of Indiana, lasted for 34 of his 40 years in practice. Hale formerly served as a part-time dentist for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. He is a fellow of the International College of Dentists.