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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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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 […]

Students with the program Putting Patients First built a sidewalk for Valerie Richardson of Gainesville. Richardson, who uses a motorized wheelchair, uses the sidewalk to access her van, which has been specially fitted to her needs.

Keep it moving

Published: Aug 18th, 2016

How an interdisciplinary group of health students made a concrete difference for one local woman

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DMD students bring healthy smiles to Sidney Lanier Center

Published: May 24th, 2016

Dental students ivisited the Sidney Lanier Center and helped teach 22 children in second, third and fourth grade about the importance of oral hygiene.

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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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The dental school’s secret weapon: Admissions Outreach Ambassadors

Published: Apr 27th, 2016

The Admissions Outreach Ambassadors is comprised of 30 dental students who encourage the best and brightest future dentists to commit to become Gator Dentists.

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Acid Etch Talent Show to raise money for Super Sealant Saturday

Published: Mar 28th, 2016

Faculty, staff, D.M.D. students and residents of the College of Dentistry to showcase their hidden talents at the annual Acid Etch Talent Show, March 29 to benefit Super Sealant Saturday.

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A special kind of dentist

Published: Mar 14th, 2016

When Timothy Garvey, D.M.D, decided he wanted to be a dentist, he imagined having his own practice — just a small one.

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UF SNDA students share Lessons in a Lunchbox

Published: Feb 24th, 2016

The UF Student National Dental Association (SNDA) shares information about healthy oral care habits with local elementary school students as part of celebrating National Children’s Dental Health Month in February.

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Thomas elected to national AAWD post

Published: Jan 27th, 2016

Congratulations to Michelle Thomas, DMD Class of 2017, who was recently elected as the 2016 American Association of Women Dentists (AAWD) National Student Representative. She has been a member of […]