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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 […]

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 […]

HRSA grant brings new opportunities for college faculty and curriculum

Published: Sep 6th, 2012

Health Resources and Services Administration (H.R.S.A.), a division of the Department of Health and Human Services, recently awarded a $2.5 million, five-year grant to the University of Florida College of […]

Fillingim becomes president of American Pain Society

Published: Jun 14th, 2012

Roger B. Fillingim, Ph.D., a professor at the University of Florida College of Dentistry and the director of the UF Pain Research and Intervention Center of Excellence began a two-year […]

UF researchers search for a tastier tomato

Published: May 25th, 2012

Dr. Linda Bartoshuk, a professor in the University of Florida Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science, is one of a group of UF researchers working to create a tastier […]

Fillingim taking over as president of American Pain Society

Fillingim taking over as president of American Pain Society

Published: Apr 25th, 2012

Roger Fillingim, Ph.D., a professor in Community Dentistry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Florida College of Dentistry, takes the reigns of the American Pain Society (APS) during their […]

Micaela Gibbs, D.D.S.

Gibbs accepted into ADEA leadership program

Published: Jan 5th, 2012

Congratulations to Micaela Gibbs who was accepted into the American Dental Education Associations (A.D.E.A.) Leadership Institute for 2012-13. Gibbs is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Community Dentistry […]

Gibbs, Foerster inducted into ACD

Gibbs, Foerster inducted into ACD

Published: Oct 26th, 2011

Congratulations to Micaela Gibbs, D.D.S., and Ulrich Foerster, D.D.S., University of Florida faculty members who were inducted into the American College of Dentists (ACD) during their annual meeting in Las […]

Catalanotto participates in Alaska dental education tour

Catalanotto participates in Alaska dental education tour

Published: Aug 26th, 2011

In July, Frank Catalanotto, D.M.D., professor and chair of the UF College of Dentistry Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science, was invited to join Oral Health America’s (OHA) Vice […]