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TV20 Your Health: Explores Link Between Periodontal Disease and Diabetes

Published: Feb 27th, 2014

WCJB TV20 recently produced a Your Health segment focusing on the link between periodontal disease and diabetes, focusing on research performed by Shannon Wallet, PhD, a researcher in the University […]

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United Way of NCF launches crowdfunding site to help fund oral health program

Published: Feb 14th, 2014

Too many children in Florida have difficulty accessing dental care and that includes those in Alachua County where a 2013 Third Grade Dental Survey showed that over 50 percent of […]

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Bicuspid Ball scheduled for March 15

Published: Feb 11th, 2014

The University of Florida College of Dentistry is organizing the Annual Bicuspid Ball on Saturday, March 15 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at UF’s Touchdown Terrace in Ben Hill […]

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Bhattacharyya, Ottenga voted Teachers of the Year

Published: Feb 10th, 2014

Congratulations to Neel Bhattacharyya and Marc Ottenga, voted 2013-14 Teachers of the Year at the University of Florida College of Dentistry. Each year the sophomore, junior and senior students vote […]

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Faculty Profile: Shannon Wallet, Ph.D.

Published: Feb 3rd, 2014

Shannon Wallet, Ph.D., graduated from North Carolina State University in 1995 with a bachelor’s in medical technology and went on to earned a degree in clinical laboratory science from Duke […]

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Dental Ambassadors planning 2014 Annual Acid Etch Talent Show

Published: Jan 29th, 2014

Dental students are a pretty talented bunch. So it makes sense that others in the profession are as well. That’s why the Dental Ambassadors, a group of D.M.D. students who […]

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Hinman attendees: Mark your calendars for a Gator Dentist reception

Published: Jan 28th, 2014

University of Florida College of Dentistry alumni and friends are invited to a special reception on Friday, March 28, from 5 to 7 p.m. in conjunction with the 2014 Hinman Dental […]

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Probert named assistant dean for student and multicultural affairs

Published: Jan 27th, 2014

Patty Xirau-Probert, Ph.D., a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science, has been appointed to the position of assistant dean for student and multicultural affairs […]

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UF Rising highlights joint dentistry/medicine project

Published: Jan 24th, 2014

The University of Florida is identifying, recruiting, and hiring faculty capable of taking on the biggest challenges. We want to lead efforts to feed the world, to lift a continent […]

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Mighty Molar has fun at the UF Great Gator Health Fest

Published: Jan 22nd, 2014

The UF American Student Dental Association (A.S.D.A.) set up an oral health table at the annual UF Great Gator Health Fest, the largest student-run health fair, coordinated by the UF […]