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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 […]

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2015 CODA Accreditation Site Visit

Published: Sep 29th, 2015

The University of Florida College of Dentistry’s 2015 Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) Site Visit for the predoctoral program and advanced education programs in endodontics, oral and maxillofacial pathology, oral […]


Benjamin shares insights and strength of NDPBRN membership

Published: May 28th, 2015

On May 8, the DMD Class of 2018 enjoyed a special lecture from Paul Benjamin, D.M.D., the first graduate of the University of Florida College of Dentistry, during DEN6001 Introduction […]


40th Annual Commencement

Published: May 11th, 2015

The 40th annual commencement ceremony of the University of Florida College of Dentistry will be held on May 15, 2015 at 2:30 p.m. at the Curtis M. Phillips Center for the […]

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United Way and UF coordinate Super Sealant Saturday

Published: Apr 6th, 2015

United Way of North Central Florida and the University of Florida College of Dentistry have partnered for Florida’s first ever Super Sealant Saturday. This event welcomes children between the ages […]

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Souza appointed CODA site visitor

Published: Mar 27th, 2015

Congratulations to Rodrigo Souza, D.D.S., an assistant professor and program director for the AEGD program in Hialeah, who was appointed a site inspector for the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) […]

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University of Florida College of Dentistry welcomes Dean Isabel Garcia

Published: Feb 16th, 2015

Isabel Garcia, D.D.S., M.P.H., joined the University of Florida College of Dentistry today as the seventh permanent dean. She was appointed in September 2014 by David S. Guzick, M.D., Ph.D., […]

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Administrative transitions

Published: Jan 15th, 2015

The University of Florida College of Dentistry announced several administrative transitions. Effective February 12, 2015, Frank Catalanotto, D.M.D., is stepping down as chair of the Department of Community Dentistry and […]

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UF researchers receive grant to study pain differences in osteoarthritis

Published: Dec 18th, 2014

Two men with arthritis walk into a room. Both have the same degree of damage to their knee cartilage, but only one rates his pain a nine on a scale […]