Judy S. Goldblatt


School of Dentistry Distinguished Service Award (2011)
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
School of Dentistry


The late Judy S. Goldblatt was the wife of Dean Emeritus Lawrence Goldblatt. She was fondly known as the first lady to the IU School of Dentistry, with her warm and welcoming nature to all faculty, staff, and students she hosted throughout the years. As the dean's wife, Goldblatt acted as a spokesperson for the school.

She devoted a substantial amount of time to community service, especially registering underserved voters in Indianapolis's impoverished neighborhoods and counseling victims of domestic abuse.