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Professor Emeritus Arnold Bleiweis passes away

Professor Emeritus Arnold Bleiweis passes away

Published: December 21st, 2010

Arnold S. Bleiweis, Ph.D., graduate research professor emeritus, who retired in 2003 after serving the University of Florida for 35 years, passed away on Dec. 16, following a brief illness. […]

OKU installs new slate of officers

OKU installs new slate of officers

Published: December 15th, 2010

In November the local chapter of Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU), a national dental honor society, installed a new slate of officers to serve for the 2010-2011 year during the fall […]

Logan invited to statewide summit

Published: November 24th, 2010

Professor Henrietta L. Logan, Ph.D., director of the Southeast Center for Research to Reduce Disparities in Oral Health, was invited to the Florida Health Disparities Research Invitational Summit, Oct. 26, […]

Lewis appointed program director

Published: November 12th, 2010

Emma Lewis, B.D.S., M.B.B.S., has been named director of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency program at the University of Florida College of Dentistry effective January 2011. Lewis brings extensive […]

Dennis receives Outstanding Educator Award

Published: November 9th, 2010

Matthew J. Dennis, D.D.S., a professor in the department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, received the 2010 Daniel M. Laskin Award for an Outstanding Predoctoral Educator in September during the […]

Shaddox wins AAP Teaching Fellowship Award

Published: November 8th, 2010

Luciana Shaddox, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D., an assistant professor, received the prestigious American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) Teaching Fellowship Award during the association’s annual meeting in October. Given by the AAP […]

Two students win HDA scholarship awards

Two students win HDA scholarship awards

Published: November 4th, 2010

Congratulations to Luisa Betancur and Melvin Lopez, class of 2014, who both received a Proctor & Gamble Hispanic Dental Association Scholarship Award of $1,250.  Betancur and Lopez applied for these […]

College’’s special event raises $1,200 for UF Campaign for Charities

College’’s special event raises $1,200 for UF Campaign for Charities

Published: October 13th, 2010

The college’s second annual Gator Bookworms Used Media sale netted $1,265 for the UF Campaign for Charities, which raises money for nonprofit agencies in the community. For the past several months, […]

College awarded $7 million for five grants from HRSA

College awarded $7 million for five grants from HRSA

Published: October 11th, 2010

Faculty at the University of Florida College of Dentistry received five grants totaling nearly $7 million to improve access to dental care for underserved children and adults from the Health […]

College welcomes eight new faculty

College welcomes eight new faculty

Published: September 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 […]