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

Published: Dec 18th, 2018

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

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Welcoming New Faculty: Tsuyoshi Tanaka

Published: 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: Michael A. Aguirre

Published: 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.

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Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology Residency Alumni Pass Board Certification

Published: Oct 23rd, 2018

The AAOMP exam, a two-day, 16-hour exam, tests the clinical and histopathologic diagnostic skills of individuals seeking board certification within the fraternity.

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UFCD Receives INSIGHT Into Diversity 2018 Health Professions HEED Award

Published: 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.

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UF College of Dentistry to Take Over Clinic Administration at NCEF Pediatric Dental Center

Published: Oct 8th, 2018

Beginning January 1, 2019, Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida will transition administration of the center over to UFCD. All oral health care services and educational programs will remain the same.

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Welcoming New Faculty: Andrew Corsaro

Published: Sep 28th, 2018

Andrew Corsaro, D.M.D., is a team leader in the predoctoral clinics, assisting in clinical affairs and quality, and providing patient care in the college’s faculty practice as a general dentist.

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Sabharwal, Katrak Selected to Represent UFCD at 2018 Hinman Student Research Symposium

Published: Aug 27th, 2018

Priya Sabharwal and Cali Katrak will both give oral presentations at the symposium in Memphis, Tennessee.

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What Will be Done to Control Patients’ Pain?

Published: Aug 10th, 2018

Experts like UFCD’s Dr. Robert Fillingim are concerned that the national opioid conversation focuses only on controlling access to pain medicine, without addressing what will be done to control patients’ pain.

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2018 Pediatric Dental Residency Graduates – 100% Board Pass Rate

Published: Jul 17th, 2018

This is the 10th year in a row that all UF pediatric dental residency graduates have passed the board on their first attempt.