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Welcoming New Faculty: Poliana Mendes Duarte

Dec 12th, 2018

Poliana Mendes Duarte, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D., joined the UF College of Dentistry as a visiting clinical associate professor in the UF Department of Periodontology.

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Widmer Appointed to NASEM Committee on Clinical Practice Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Acute Pain

Dec 5th, 2018

Widmer and his fellow committee colleagues will contribute to the development of guidelines for prescribing opioids for acute pain.

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Welcoming New Faculty: Tsuyoshi Tanaka

Nov 28th, 2018

Tsuyoshi Tanaka, D.D.S., M.S.D., a clinical assistant professor and periodontist, is serving as the program director for the periodontology aspects of the DMD curriculum.

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Welcoming New Faculty: Andre Reis

Nov 16th, 2018

Dr. Reis joined the college as a clinical associate professor in the Department of Restorative Dental Sciences Division of Operative Dentistry.

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Lemos’ Study on Manganese Transporters, E. faecalis Could Have Promising Implications on Combating Infections

Nov 15th, 2018

Lemos and his research team found that manganese uptake systems could be promising targets for the development of new antimicrobial therapies.

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UFCD Research Awards – September and October 2018

Nov 14th, 2018

Congratulations to UF College of Dentistry researchers who received funding for projects in September and October 2018.