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Making an impression

Making an impression

Published: Aug 12th, 2010

Thirty-five participants from under-represented minority groups across Florida got an impression of what dental school is like during the Third Annual Impressions Program on July 23, coordinated by the UF […]

Sharing Special Smiles® at the Special Olympics

Sharing Special Smiles® at the Special Olympics

Published: Dec 22nd, 2009

Thank you to a group of special UF College of Dentistry volunteers – 11 students, one resident and one faculty member – who volunteered for the Fall Classic Special Olympic […]

Community Campaign Fundraiser a Success

Community Campaign Fundraiser a Success

Published: Oct 15th, 2009

The old adage, “One man’s junk is another man’s treasure” proved true once more during a special fundraising event for the College of Dentistry’s 2009 UF Community Campaign on Oct. […]

Holiday giving at the college

Holiday giving at the college

Published: Dec 15th, 2008

The spirit of the holidays is alive and well among the staff, students and faculty at the UF College of Dentistry as shown by the overwhelming response for food, gift […]

Special Smiles® at the Special Olympics

Special Smiles® at the Special Olympics

Published: May 28th, 2008

Thanks to special volunteers from the UF College of Dentistry, some special athletes received free dental screenings during the Special Olympics Florida Summer Games at Disney’s Wide World of Sports […]

College of Dentistry Marches for Babies

College of Dentistry Marches for Babies

Published: Apr 1st, 2008

On Saturday, March 29, a team of 15 College of Dentistry members was part of the more than 6,000 people who walked eight miles that morning in support of the […]

Give Kids a Smile Takes to the Road in 2008

Give Kids a Smile Takes to the Road in 2008

Published: Mar 25th, 2008

Give Kids A Smile (GKAS) is a national outreach sponsored by the American Dental Association (ADA) in association with Children’s Dental Health Month. The goal of the program is to […]

COD Salutes Special Olympics Special Smiles Volunteers

COD Salutes Special Olympics Special Smiles Volunteers

Published: Mar 20th, 2008

On Saturday, March 15, ten people from the College of Dentistry volunteered to perform dental screenings and educate athletes during the Special Olympics in Lake City as part of the […]

Naples charity donates $5.5 million to fund UF children’’s dental clinic

Naples charity donates $5.5 million to fund UF children’’s dental clinic

Published: Dec 13th, 2006

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Thousands of disadvantaged children will soon benefit from a $5.5 million gift to the University of Florida College of Dentistry that will fund the construction and operation […]

Leon County Kids Get Low-cost Dental Care

Published: Sep 26th, 2006

Kids get dental care from Molar Express By Jeff Burlew/TALLAHASSEE DEMOCRAT STAFF WRITER Manav Malik tried to reassure Derrick Adams, 10, recently as he gave him an X-ray at the […]