News & Events Please make plans to join fellow Gator Dentists during the 2016 Florida Dental Convention. More information here. Don’t miss our annual Dental Fall Weekend on October 14 & 15, 2016. More information here. Florida Dental Convention June 16-18 2016 More alumni news & events Restorative leadership appointments announcedMay 3rd, 2016Dean Isabel Garcia announced several leadership changes in the Department of Restorative Dentistry effective May 20, 2016. Nery Clark, D.M.D., who has been serving as interim chair of the department […]Rey invited to serve on AAMC/ADEA Curriculum CommitteeApr 12th, 2016Rey was asked to serve because of her demonstrated dedication to diversity in medicine. Orthodontics resident wins national research awardApr 8th, 2016Laura Bowden, D.M.D., is the first UF orthodontics resident to receive this award.2016 UFCD Spring SynergyApr 5th, 2016UFCD Spring Synergy is an annual, multi-day event that includes research presentations, academic speakers and a vendor fair. The mom of the College of DentistryMar 16th, 2016Censeri P. Abare helps DMD students plan their academic careers — and gives them life lessons along the way.A special kind of dentistMar 14th, 2016 When Timothy Garvey, D.M.D, decided he wanted to be a dentist, he imagined having his own practice — just a small one.