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Making a difference for Collier County children

Published: Jan 28th, 2013

The 2013 Naples Winter Wine Festival on Jan. 25 and 26, a fundraiser for the Naples Children & Education Foundation (NCEF), began with an event to showcase the difference the […]

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Dr. Stan Lotzkar passed away

Published: Jan 17th, 2013

Dr. Stan Lotzkar, who was a faculty member at the college from 1972 to 1989, passed away on January 15, 2013. He had a long career in dentistry before becoming […]

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State’s dental grade improves from F to D

Published: Jan 14th, 2013

By Kristine Crane, Gainesville Sun Staff writer   The Pew Children’s Dental Campaign Report released last week gave Florida a slightly better grade than two years ago after the state […]

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Four UF D.M.D. students participate in ADEA program

Published: Dec 18th, 2012

Congratulations to four University of Florida D.M.D. students selected to participate in a year-long American Dental Education Association (ADEA) program that provides dental and allied dental students at U.S. and […]

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DMD Class of 2016 signs Code of Conduct Pledge

Published: Dec 5th, 2012

The 83 members of the freshman D.M.D. Class of 2016 signed their class Code of Conduct on Dec. 5, 2012. This tradition, started at the University of Florida College of […]

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NCEF Pediatric Dental Center receives national dental-program award

Published: Nov 28th, 2012

DentaQuest Institute has recognized NCEF Pediatric Dental Center as a Safety Net Solutions Center of Excellence. The Center of Excellence awards honor safety net dental programs around the U.S. that […]

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$2.5 million grant to develop dentistry faculty

Published: Oct 29th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. ― The University of Florida College of Dentistry has received a $2.5 million grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration to execute a multifaceted, interdisciplinary plan to […]

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Dental caries detection training

Published: Oct 24th, 2012

On Oct. 16 to 18, a group of college faculty from restorative dental sciences, pediatric dentistry, and community dentistry and behavioral science received specialized training on a new system, designed […]

Catalanotto takes leadership in state, national oral health groups

Catalanotto takes leadership in state, national oral health groups

Published: Sep 21st, 2012

Frank Catalanotto, D.M.D., professor and chair of the University of Florida College of Dentistry Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science, recently accepted leadership positions in two oral health advocacy […]

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Paul Benjamin: college’s first graduate shares his wisdom with the class of 2015

Published: Sep 7th, 2012

In 1976, Paul Benjamin, D.M.D., took a special place in our history by becoming the first graduate of the first class of the University of Florida College of Dentistry.  Throughout […]