Spotlight on Dentistry: News Releases & Stories

Ribeiro Awarded Marc A. Gale Term Professorship Ribeiro Awarded Marc A. Gale Term Professorship

Sep 17th, 2020

Dr. Ana P. Dias Ribeiro was awarded the inaugural Marc A. Gale Term Professorship Award.

Welcoming New Faculty: Sabarathnam Balu Welcoming New Faculty: Sabarathnam Balu

Sep 16th, 2020

On July 1, Sabarathnam Balu, Ph.D., joined the UF Department of Oral Biology as research assistant scientist in the laboratory of Robert Burne, Ph.D., where he was working as a postdoctoral associate since March 2017. Previously, Balu was a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Comprehensive Dentistry at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio from July 2015 to February 2017.

UFCD Receives $1.2 Million Grant from NCEF UFCD Receives $1.2 Million Grant from NCEF

Sep 14th, 2020

NCEF has awarded UFCD with a $1.2 million grant to continue the mission of improving the oral health of underserved children in Collier County.

Welcoming New Faculty: Allison Sley Welcoming New Faculty: Allison Sley

Sep 9th, 2020

She will focus on clinical teaching predoctoral students in the specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Welcoming New Faculty: Clinio Cerrud Welcoming New Faculty: Clinio Cerrud

Sep 4th, 2020

Cerrud sees his new position as a perfect opportunity to combine his love of teaching and endodontics and looks forward to participating in research as well.

Howard Receives Patriot Award from the U.S. Department of Defense Howard Receives Patriot Award from the U.S. Department of Defense

Aug 31st, 2020

Howard received a Service Member Patriot Award for his support for faculty member Andrew Corsaro who currently serves with the Florida Army National Guard.