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DMD Class of 2016 emerges victorious in soccer matchup

Published: February 8th, 2016

On a beautiful January evening, the DMD class of 2016 gave it their all, came back from behind and defeated the class of 2018 3-1 during a high-stakes soccer matchup […]

Castellanos participates in Dentsply University Ambassador Program

Published: January 14th, 2016

Congratulations to Mauricio Castellanos, D.D.S., who was one of five U.S. university faculty who were selected to participate in the Dentsply Implants University Ambassador Program in Chicago in October 2015. […]

Rody member of EHASO, receives AAOF award

Published: January 8th, 2016

Congratulations to Wellington Rody, Jr., D.D.S., M.S., who became a member of the Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontists in 2015 and received the 2015 B.F. Dewel Memorial Research Award […]

Gold earns certification in public health

Published: January 7th, 2016

Congratulations to Jaana Gold, D.D.S., M.P.H., C.P.H., Ph.D., who was recently recognized by the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) as Certified in Public Health (CPH). Gold is an […]

Sandow inducted as ACD Fellow

Published: January 2nd, 2016

Congratulations to Pamela Sandow, D.M.D., who was recently inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Dentists (ACD) during their annual meeting in November 2015, held in Washington, D.C. […]

DMD students offer oral health education to Girl Scouts

Published: December 14th, 2015

The American Association of Women Dentists (AAWD) Student Chapter at the University of Florida College of Dentistry recently teamed up with local Girl Scout troops to offer an Oral Health […]

Donald W. Legler 1931-2015

Published: December 12th, 2015

Donald Wayne Legler, D.D.S., Ph.D., passed away on December 9 in Gainesville following a long illness. He was born on October 2, 1931 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He served as dean […]

Week of celebration marks inauguration of UF’s 12th president

Published: November 30th, 2015

Today kicks off a week of events to celebrate the inauguration of Kent Fuchs, the University of Florida’s 12th president. A series of interactive activities and open-house events are planned […]

Vermilyea receives ASM award

Published: November 27th, 2015

Congratulations to Danielle Vermilyea, a University of Florida College of Dentistry pre-doctoral student in the laboratory of Mary Ellen Davey, Ph.D., who was one of 22 students nationally to be […]

Update: National Dental Practice-Based Research Network

Published: November 25th, 2015

The National Dental Practice-Based Research Network (NDPBRN) participated in the Southern Association of Orthodontists (SAO) Annual meeting held in Orlando, Florida, in October 2015. The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) is […]