Spotlight on Dentistry: News Releases & Stories

Welcome Back: Marc Ottenga Welcome Back: Marc Ottenga

Oct 14th, 2019

Ottenga rejoined the faculty of the UF College of Dentistry as a clinical professor in the operative division in restorative dental sciences.

Welcoming New Faculty: Dayane Oliveira Welcoming New Faculty: Dayane Oliveira

Oct 10th, 2019

Olivera provides didactic, preclinical and clinical instruction to predoctoral students and residents in the Operative Master’s Program.

Welcoming New Faculty: Yenisel Cruz-Almeida

Oct 7th, 2019

Her research focuses on understanding the mechanisms involved in age-related pain perception and modulation in humans.

UFCD Ranks No. 5 in NIH Funding UFCD Ranks No. 5 in NIH Funding

Oct 1st, 2019

The college ranks fourth among public institutions and has been ranked in the Top 10 among dental schools in NIH funding since 2006.

Nascimento Appointed DCRU Program Director Nascimento Appointed DCRU Program Director

Sep 26th, 2019

Nascimento is responsible for managing the DCRU and will assist colleagues with developing clinical research protocols and preparing IRB applications.

Bakiri Appointed Endodontics Program Director Bakiri Appointed Endodontics Program Director

Sep 17th, 2019

As program director, she is responsible for oversight of the didactic, preclinical and clinical predoctoral curriculum for the endodontics.