Spotlight on Dentistry: News Releases & Stories

UFCD Receives Seventh Straight HEED Award UFCD Receives Seventh Straight HEED Award

Oct 18th, 2021

UFCD values promoting and supporting a culture of dignity, respect, support and compassion fostered through a diverse and inclusive environment.

Dolwick Receives AAOMS Award Dolwick Receives AAOMS Award

Oct 13th, 2021

He was recognized as an innovator in TMJ arthrography and procedures for treating TMJ internal derangement.

Nascimento Receives ADASRI/AADOR Award Nascimento Receives ADASRI/AADOR Award

Oct 13th, 2021

As a researcher, Nascimento contributes to dentistry’s evidence base through her study of the ammonia-producing capabilities of oral bacteria.

In Memoriam: Kenneth Anusavice, DMD, PhD In Memoriam: Kenneth Anusavice, DMD, PhD

Oct 2nd, 2021

He had a long, impactful career as a researcher, a teacher and a leader in our profession and our college.

Welcoming New Faculty: Astrid Daher Welcoming New Faculty: Astrid Daher

Sep 7th, 2021

Daher joined UFCD on August 2 as a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Restorative Dental Sciences Division of General Dentistry.

Frias-Lopez and Gibson Receive $3.3 Million NIH Award Frias-Lopez and Gibson Receive $3.3 Million NIH Award

Sep 6th, 2021

Their goal is to increase understanding of CRISPR gene function, and how they contribute to bacterial fitness, virulence and immune response.