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Football and friends

What apple pie is to baseball, friends are to football – they just go together! On Saturday, September 10, the UF President’s box took on an early Homecoming spirit as two Gator Dentists traveled to Gainesville to watch the Florida Gators take on the University of Alabama Birmingham Blazers…

Class of 1993 Alumni Spotlight: Robert L. Perdomo III

On Friday, September 2, 2011, Robert Perdomo, D.M.D., a member of the college’s class of 1993, and his family traveled to Gainesville from Coral Gables, Fla., to attend the 2011 Florida football season opener against the Florida Atlantic University Owls. “We had a wonderful time at the game…

Gator Dentists at the opening game

Our alumni and friends don’t have to wait for Dental Fall Weekend to stop by and enjoy some time with fellow Gator Dentists. On September 3, the University of Florida College of Dentistry hosted a wonderful group of Alumni and Friends at the first Gator home game of the…

Dental Fall Weekend 2009

Gainesville’s first cool wind of the season brought with it more than 250 of the UF College of Dentistry’s graduates and their family members for the annual Dental Fall Weekend coordinated by the Academy of Alumni and Friends (AAF), Oct. 16 and 17. Dental Fall Weekend coincided with UF’s…

Lovell Selected as ADA Delegate

Adrian Lovell, D.M.D. Adrian Lovell, D.M.D., Class of 2010, has been selected to serve as a Delegate to the 2009 American Dental Association’s (ADA) House of Delegates during the ADA’s annual meeting, Sept. 30 – Oct. 6 in Honolulu. Lovell, chosen from a competitive…

Nguyen Wins AAO Award

Dr. Vo Danh M. Nguyen, a 2009 graduate of the University of Florida College of Dentistry Orthodontic program, won 3rd place in the basic science category of the Charley Schultz Resident Scholar Award Competition sponsored by Dentsply GAC at the recent American Association of Orthodontics (AAO) annual meeting in…

Sotto receives ADEA Journal of Dental Education Award

Jason Sotto, a UF College of Dentistry graduate of the D.M.D. and Pediatric Dentistry residence programs, received an award from the American Dental Education Association (ADEA), for the article in the Journal of Dental Education,  “First-year students perceptions about dental behavior guidance techniques; the effect of education,” published in…

A Great Homecoming Weekend

This year’s UF Homecoming was a busy one for the College of Dentistry because, in addition to student activities, it also marked our alumni weekend for the Academy of Alumni & Friends (AAF). We sold out all 200 of our Dental Fall Weekend packages that included game, Growl, bus…

Homecoming 2008: The Road to the Swamp

Homecoming 2008 Student Profiles This year’s UF Homecoming theme is The Road to the Swamp. As part of our Homecoming celebration we’re going to share information about members of our D.M.D. program – for instance, what was their own road to the swamp? Debuting the new…

Three Class of 2012 Students Join Navy

Three Class of 2012 D.M.D. students joined the Navy on Oct. 3 during a swearing-in ceremony witnessed by family, friends, fellow classmates, and faculty and staff from the UF College of Dentistry. Dean Teresa Dolan said, “I am proud of all our dental students. But it takes that pride…