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Wright Awarded DTAF Scholarship

Published: Nov 7th, 2016

ArNelle Wright, M.S., a member of the Florida DMD class of 2017, earned a $5,000 scholarship from the DTAF.

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UF College of Dentistry receives INSIGHT Into Diversity 2016 HEED Award

Published: Nov 3rd, 2016

The HEED award recognizes the extensive focus on diversity in the college that reaches into all aspects of the school including the gender mix and race/ethnicity mix of faculty, staff, students, college leadership and the members of the admissions review committee.

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Gibbs awarded $1.27 million HRSA grant

Published: Sep 30th, 2016

Micaela Gibbs, D.D.S., was recently awarded a five-year Health Resources and Services Administration grant of $1.27 million to fund a special program focused on increasing the delivery of oral health […]

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Gold elected to two oral health leadership roles

Published: Sep 7th, 2016

Congratulations to Jaana Gold, D.D.S., M.P.H., C.P.H., Ph.D., an adjunct associate professor in the UF department of community dentistry and behavioral science, who was elected to the Leadership Council of […]

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Special Smiles makes a difference for Special Olympics athletes

Published: Apr 29th, 2016

Dental volunteers provide athletes with hygiene education and information about the role nutrition plays in health.

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Omicron Kappa Upsilon announces new members

Published: Mar 30th, 2016

Xi Omicron Chapter of Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) at the University of Florida College of Dentistry announced their 2016 nominees who will be inducted during the 40th Annual Convocation on […]

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Gold earns certification in public health

Published: Jan 7th, 2016

Congratulations to Jaana Gold, D.D.S., M.P.H., C.P.H., Ph.D., who was recently recognized by the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) as Certified in Public Health (CPH). Gold is an […]

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DMD students offer oral health education to Girl Scouts

Published: Dec 14th, 2015

The American Association of Women Dentists (AAWD) Student Chapter at the University of Florida College of Dentistry recently teamed up with local Girl Scout troops to offer an Oral Health […]

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Tomar appointed chair of APHA section

Published: Nov 16th, 2015

Congratulations to Scott Tomar, D.M.D., M.P.H., Dr.P.H., who recently began a two-year term serving as chair of the Oral Health Section of the American Public Health Association (APHA).   Tomar […]

Isabel Garcia, D.D.S., M.P.H., joined UF in September 2014 as the new dean of the College of Dentistry.

Meet the new dean

Published: Oct 21st, 2015

New College of Dentistry Dean Isabel Garcia answers our questions in this Q&A. Why did you want to come to UF? One of the top reasons is that UF is […]