Honors, Awards & Appointments

Pereira Appointed Associate Dean Pereira Appointed Associate Dean

Aug 20th, 2019

Dr. Pereira will begin her role as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs following the retirement of Venita Sposetti, D.M.D., in fall 2019.

UFCD Resident Dr. Austin Belknap Wins AAOMP Award UFCD Resident Dr. Austin Belknap Wins AAOMP Award

Aug 7th, 2019

This is the first time in the history of the AAOMP that the recipient of the Waldron Award was a first-year resident.

Pedo Residents Perfect on Qualifying Examination Pedo Residents Perfect on Qualifying Examination

Aug 7th, 2019

The college’s 10 pediatric residents turned in a perfect 100 percent pass rate on the QE, the first step to becoming Diplomates of the ABPD.

Faculty Promotions & Tenure Faculty Promotions & Tenure

Jul 1st, 2019

Congratulations to the six University of Florida College of Dentistry faculty members who received promotions or were approved for tenure.

Welcoming New Faculty: Diego M. Ardenghi Welcoming New Faculty: Diego M. Ardenghi

Jun 25th, 2019

Originally from Brazil, Ardenghi moved to Gainesville, Florida, from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.

Scott Tomar Receives 2019 AADR Jack Hein Public Service Award Scott Tomar Receives 2019 AADR Jack Hein Public Service Award

Jun 20th, 2019

Tomar was recognized at the Opening Ceremonies of IADR/AADR/CADR in Vancouver, BC, Canada, on June 19.