Spotlight on Dentistry: News Releases & Stories

49th Annual UFCD Commencement 49th Annual UFCD Commencement

May 21st, 2024

The UFCD DMD Class of 2024 achieved a 100% first-time pass rate on the Integrated National Board Dental Examination.

Welcoming New Faculty: Sumita Sam Welcoming New Faculty: Sumita Sam

May 6th, 2024

Dr. Sam joined UFCD this spring as a clinical assistant professor in the Division of Radiology.

Dental Researchers Delve into Secrets of Brain Aging Dental Researchers Delve into Secrets of Brain Aging

May 2nd, 2024

Life experience continually shapes the health of the human brain like a bank receiving a lifetime of deposits and withdrawals.

Welcoming New Faculty: Mara Karaiskou '>Welcoming New Faculty: Mara Karaiskou

May 2nd, 2024

Dr. Karaiskou joined UFCD's faculty this spring and is a visiting clinical assistant professor in the Department of Periodontology.

Welcoming New Faculty: Mi Sook Lee Welcoming New Faculty: Mi Sook Lee

Apr 29th, 2024

Dr. Lee returned to Gainesville this spring in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry after completing a residency at UFCD in 2020.

RDS – General Dentistry Leadership Transition RDS – General Dentistry Leadership Transition

Apr 24th, 2024

W. Stephen Howard D.M.D., FAGD, steps down as division director; Scott Denton, D.D.S., replaces him.