Spotlight on Dentistry: News Releases & Stories

COVID-19: UF Dentistry Update COVID-19: UF Dentistry Update

Mar 27th, 2020

All UF College of Dentistry centers are providing emergency care only. The college has also launched a teledentistry service for patients.

UFCD Superior Accomplishment Award Winners '>UFCD Superior Accomplishment Award Winners

Mar 27th, 2020

Congratulations to the college's nine 2019-20 Superior Accomplishment Award winners.

Marc Heft, 1948-2020 Marc Heft, 1948-2020

Feb 18th, 2020

Heft was a professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and director of the Claude D. Pepper Center for Oral Health in Aging.

2019 Pugh Achievement Award Recipient

Feb 6th, 2020

Dr. Annikka Frostad-Thomas is a 2019 Richard C. Pugh Achievement Award recipient after scoring in the top three percent on the ABPD Qualifying Examination.

UF Health Dentistry – Wildlight Opens '>UF Health Dentistry – Wildlight Opens

Feb 6th, 2020

UF Health Dentistry – Wildlight began serving patients on February 3 at the college's newest clinic in Nassau County, north of Jacksonville.

Chang Receives Volpe Research Fellowship Chang Receives Volpe Research Fellowship

Jan 28th, 2020

The Volpe Award was established by the AAP in 2013 to address the retention of top periodontal basic science researchers and educators early in their careers.