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UFCD Students Recognized for Excellence

UFCD Students Recognized for Excellence

Published: Apr 25th, 2007

Dental juniors Lindsay Ringdahl and David Yates are the college’s 2007 Hinman Scholars. Ringdahl and Yates received their $3,000 cash awards during the March Hinman Dental Society meeting in Atlanta, […]

Nobel Laureate is Keynote Speaker During UFCD Research Day

Nobel Laureate is Keynote Speaker During UFCD Research Day

Published: Mar 30th, 2007

Nobel Laureate Sir Harold Kroto, professor of chemistry and biochemistry at Florida State University and Fellow of the Royal Society, addressed faculty, staff, students and guests during the keynote presentation […]

Dental practitioner-investigators set to begin study

Dental practitioner-investigators set to begin study

Published: Jan 29th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Nearly 40 Florida and Georgia dentists participating in the federally-funded Dental Practice-based Research Network (Dental PBRN) attended the network’s first annual meeting Jan. 5 & 6 in […]

Anusavice Honored as Distinguished Lecturer

Published: Dec 15th, 2006

Kenneth Anusavice, D.M.D., Ph.D., associate dean for research and a professor and chairman of the department of dental biomaterials, was honored as the 24th recipient of the Greater New York […]

Widmer Receives NIDCR Committee Appointment

Published: Dec 15th, 2006

Charles Widmer, D.D.S., M.S., an associate professor of orthodontics and the director of clinical research in the Parker E. Mahan Facial Pain Center, has been reappointed for a second two-year […]

UFCD awarded $3.5 million oral biology training grant

Published: Sep 26th, 2006

The University of Florida College of Dentistry has received a five-year, $3.5 million grant from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research to continue the colleges research training program […]

UF Dental Student Wins Caulk/Dentsply Award

UF Dental Student Wins Caulk/Dentsply Award

Published: Sep 6th, 2006

Dental sophomore Robert V. Weaver is the second place recipient of the 2006 AADR Caulk/Dentsply Student Research Group Award Competition in the basic science category. Weaver received this distinguished recognition […]

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 […]

Tooth decay-causing bacteria can live without molecules once considered essential

Published: Dec 15th, 2005

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Leave it to the bacteria that cause tooth decay to be able to live without something all cells were thought to require. Scientists have long believed a […]

Tiny cellular structure plays big role in mammalian gene regulation

Tiny cellular structure plays big role in mammalian gene regulation

Published: Dec 5th, 2005

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – University of Florida researchers have discovered a new ingredient in our cellular soup, tiny structures that may lay the groundwork for how new cells form and then […]