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Bartoshuk Elected to the Council of the National Academy of Sciences

Bartoshuk Elected to the Council of the National Academy of Sciences

Published: Mar 13th, 2008

LINDA BARTOSHUK, Ph.D., a professor of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science, was recently elected to a three-year term on the Council of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS). The NAS […]

UF research snuffs out notion that smokeless tobacco is lesser of two evils

Published: Feb 12th, 2008

By Ann Griswold Millions of Americans make the New Years resolution to stop smoking, but far too many break ranks before Jan. 2. Their dismal success rate has health officials […]

Wray appointed director of UF dental faculty practice

Wray appointed director of UF dental faculty practice

Published: Jul 6th, 2007

Roger D. Wray, D.D.S., a clinical associate professor of community dentistry and behavioral science, is appointed program director of the University of Florida College of Dentistry Faculty Practice. Wray previously […]

Haggerty Inducted into Honor Society

Published: May 15th, 2007

Carol Haggerty, D.D.S., M.S., M.P.H., a clinical assistant professor of community dentistry and behavioral science, earned her Master of Public Health from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in […]

Stillwell President-Elect of State Organization for General Dentists

Published: May 15th, 2007

K. David Stillwell, D.D.S., a clinical associate professor of operative dentistry, is president-elect of the Florida Academy of General Dentistry. The Florida Academy of General Dentistry is the state’s largest […]

UF oral epidemiologist elected to national organization

Published: May 14th, 2007

Scott L. Tomar, D.M.D., Dr.P.H., has been elected vice president of the American Association of Public Health Dentistry during the association’s May annual meeting held in Denver. Tomar will automatically […]

UFCD Faculty Serve in AADR

UFCD Faculty Serve in AADR

Published: May 13th, 2007

Marc W. Heft, D.M.D., Ph.D., a professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery with joint appointments as professor of neuroscience and professor of clinical & health psychology, is president of the […]

Grant received to study ethnic differences in pain

Published: Jul 14th, 2006

Barbara Hastie, Ph.D., a research assistant professor of community dentistry and behavioral science, received a five-year, $805,194 National Institutes of Health grant to study ethnic differences and genetic factors in […]

Some rural residents with oral pain wait too long before seeking help

Published: May 12th, 2005

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Rural residents are nearly twice as likely as their urban counterparts to postpone timely trips to the dentist, seeking help only after they develop a problem and […]