Howard R. Raper


Distinguished Alumni Service Award (1957)
D.D.S., 1926


Howard Riley Raper was a scholar, teacher, and pioneer in the uncharted paths of dental radiography. As a faculty member of the Indiana Dental College, his began the study of radiodontia, which resulted in invaluable techniques and methods due to his dedication and creative effort. His research is well-known throughout the field of dentistry, and he will always be remembered as a brilliant scientist.