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38th Annual Commencement

Published: May 23rd, 2013

On Friday, May 17, the Curtis M. Philips Center was bright with promise and the smiles of the 79 graduates of the University of Florida College of Dentistry D.M.D. Class […]

The placebo effect – Study shows rats and humans have similar reactions to placebos

Published: Dec 24th, 2012

By Emily Miller Rats and humans have at least one thing in common: They both react the same way to a placebo, according to a new UF study. “That was […]

The placebo effect goes beyond humans, UF researchers find

Published: Nov 27th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Rats and humans have at least one thing in common: They both react the same way to a placebo, according to a new University of Florida study. […]

Alumni Spotlight: Robert Ford, D.M.D., talks about the power of teams

Alumni Spotlight: Robert Ford, D.M.D., talks about the power of teams

Published: Nov 6th, 2012

On Oct. 16, Robert Ford, D.M.D., and University of Florida staff member Pearl Ann Harris demonstrated the power of teams and networking during a presentation for the North Central Florida […]

Rody receives orthodontic fellowship award

Published: Jul 2nd, 2012

Wellington Rody, D.D.S., an assistant professor in the Department of Orthodontics at the University of Florida received the 2012 American Association of Orthodontists Willie and Earl Shepard Orthodontic Faculty Development […]

Wheeler appointed senior associate dean, director of new school

Wheeler appointed senior associate dean, director of new school

Published: Jul 1st, 2011

Timothy T. Wheeler, D.M.D., Ph.D., has been appointed Senior Associate Dean and Director of the School of Advanced Dental Sciences effective July 1, 2011. This new position was created to lead […]

College welcomes eight new faculty

College welcomes eight new faculty

Published: Sep 2nd, 2010

The University of Florida College of Dentistry welcomed eight new faculty members to the college between July 1 and August 24 in the endodontics, operative dentistry, oral biology, orthodontics and […]

Neubert receives UF award

Published: Jul 1st, 2010

John Neubert, D.D.S., Ph.D., an assistant professor in the department of orthodontics, received a 2010 Excellence Award for Assistant Professors from the UF Office of the Provost. The award focuses […]

Five dentistry faculty receive FEOs

Five dentistry faculty receive FEOs

Published: Apr 30th, 2010

Five UF College of Dentistry faculty received recent UF Faculty Enhancement Opportunity (FEO) awards. Congratulations to Abimbola Adewumi, B.D.S., F.D.S.R.C.S. (Eng), M.Ped., DentRSC (Eng); Sharon Cooper, M.S., M.S.Ed., Ph.D., R.D.H.; […]

Wheeler elected president of Orthodontists society

Published: Jan 7th, 2010

Timothy Wheeler, D.M.D., Ph.D., a professor and chair of the Department of Orthodontics, Assistant Dean for Advanced and Graduate Education, and the Academy 100 Eminent Scholar Chair, was elected president […]