Spotlight on Dentistry: News Releases & Stories

Shannon Wallet Returns to UF as Chair of Oral Biology Shannon Wallet Returns to UF as Chair of Oral Biology

May 18th, 2022

Wallet has been appointed chair of the Department of Oral Biology and named as the Louis and Marge Atkins Endowed Professor.

Carson Smith: Leading the Florida Way Carson Smith: Leading the Florida Way

May 17th, 2022

Carson Smith, president of the DMD Class of 2022, has done it all, and then some, to leave a lasting legacy as a leader at the University of Florida.

Claassen, Zientz Named to 2022 Gator 100 List '>Claassen, Zientz Named to 2022 Gator 100 List

Apr 28th, 2022

Wellspring Dental was the UF Alumni Association's No. 33 business on the Gator 100 list, celebrating the world's fastest-growing Gator businesses.

UFCD Awarded $1.8 Million Grant from NCEF UFCD Awarded $1.8 Million Grant from NCEF

Apr 21st, 2022

The NCEF Children’s Oral Health Initiative works to decrease the number of children suffering from dental disease and improve their quality of life.

Ruddocks Receives AAOMP Shafer Award Ruddocks Receives AAOMP Shafer Award

Apr 14th, 2022

Lauren Ruddock earned the highest score during the AAOMP Fellowship examination this year.

Dental Students Pick Up Awards at AADOCR

Apr 12th, 2022

Florida dental students swept four awards this year at the annual meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, at the end of March.