Pamela Arbuckle Alston was inducted into the Health category in 2012.
Pamela Arbuckle Alston, DDS, the Dental Director at the Eastmont Wellness Center in Oakland, has been providing dental services to the underserved and disadvantaged communities of Alameda County and beyond since 1983. Dr. Alston's experience includes more than 10 years of providing dental care at Santa Rita and North County jails and more than 20 years at the Central Health Center in Oakland. Throughout her career she has been a consistent advocate and provider of excellent care for vulnerable populations. She is also a spirited volunteer who participates in oral health education programs for high risk youth and in mentorship programs to inspire Oakland youth to pursue health careers.