Honors, Awards & Appointments

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College of Nursing and Dentistry deans

UF Dentistry, Nursing Collaborating on Interprofessional Project Fueled by Florida Blue Foundation Grant

Dec 18th, 2018

The two colleges will collaborate to improve health care for vulnerable populations while providing valuable learning opportunities for students.

opioids

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.

Research

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.

Dr. Aguirre

Welcoming New Faculty: Michael A. Aguirre

Oct 30th, 2018

Michael A. Aguirre, D.M.D., who earned his dental degree from UF in 2017, recently joined the college as an adjunct clinical assistant professor in the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.

Dr. Gibbs

Gibbs Appointed Interim Chair of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science

Oct 23rd, 2018

Gibbs' focus will include maintaining the department's successful community outreach, clinical and research missions, and strengthening the scholarly and educational base.

Health Professions HEED Award

UFCD Receives INSIGHT Into Diversity 2018 Health Professions HEED Award

Oct 22nd, 2018

The HEED Award measures an institution’s level of achievement and intensity of commitment in regard to broadening diversity and inclusion on campus through a number of initiatives.