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2014 OKU Convocation

The University of Florida College of Dentistry Xi Omicron Chapter of Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Honor Society held their 38th Annual Convocation Dinner May 15, 2014 at the Hilton Hotel and Conference Center. More than 100 active members, new alumni and faculty members were in attendance for the semi-formal…

Jones wins international research award

Congratulations to Adam Jones, D.M.D., a third year resident in the graduate prosthodontics program who won a first place award clinical research in prosthodontics at the 2014 International Team for Implantology (ITI) World Symposium, in Geneva, Switzerland, in April 2014. Jones was one of four…

Make plans to attend FNDC 2014

We hope you’re making plans to join the college and dental professionals from around the state for the 2014 Florida National Dental Convention. The college is hosting three DMD class reunions during the 2014 FNDC as well as a reception for all friends and alumni of the college, plus…

Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology resident wins award

Congratulations to Lindsay Montague, D.M.D., a third-year resident of the University of Florida Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Program. She received the William G. Shafer Award from the American Academy of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology during their 2014 annual meeting in April in St. Augustine, Florida. The award is given…

2014 Acid Etch Talent Show a Success

On March 25, the University of Florida’s College of Dentistry Dental Ambassadors hosted the 7th Annual Acid Etch Talent Show and raised more than $2,000 for the UF Craniofacial Center. Since Acid Etch began in 2006, it has featured an American Idol-style judging panel. Staying true to its heritage,…

College volunteers for MOMs, a free dental care event in Tampa

A large contingent of College of Dentistry faculty and students traveled to Tampa, Fla., for a two-day free dental event, the Florida Mission of Mercy, on March 28 and 29. They joined the 700 dentists, dental students, hygienists and others who volunteered to provide free services for people in…

Gator Dentists Gather during Hinman

On March 28, Gator Dentists from across the region enjoyed a reception hosted by the University of Florida College of Dentistry Alumni and Friends in Atlanta, Ga. Boyd Robinson, D.D.S, M.Ed., interim dean of the college, welcomed a large group of faculty, staff, students, alumni, friends and future UF…

Hinman attendees: Mark your calendars for a Gator Dentist reception

University of Florida College of Dentistry alumni and friends are invited to a special reception on Friday, March 28, from 5 to 7 p.m. in conjunction with the 2014 Hinman Dental Meeting in Atlanta, Ga. Last year was the college’s first Gator Dentist event at the annual meeting. It was…

UF Health Periodontics and Prosthodontics Ribbon Cutting & Dental Fall Weekend

On Nov. 8, a group of donors, alumni, faculty, staff and students of the University of Florida College of Dentistry gathered to officially open the recently renovated space that created a new clinical home for the periodontics and prosthodontics residency programs – UF Health Periodontics & Prosthodontics. The state-of-the-art…

Senior Faculty Luncheon

Each year the University of College of Dentistry hosts a holiday luncheon with retired faculty members and their spouses. This year the event was held on Dec. 5, 2013, at the UF Hilton Hotel and Conference Center. In addition to having time to catch up with old friends and…