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Super Sealant Saturday Set for April 8

UFCD will host its third annual Super Sealant Saturday on April 8. The student-run event provides FREE preventative dental care and education for children aged 6-17.

2017 Spring Synergy

The 2017 Spring Synergy on March 29-31 included hundreds of faculty, residents, students, staff and alumni participated during the three-day event with a packed agenda of research posters, presentations, continuing education, and American Student Dental Association’s vendor fair and annual awards banquet. The event also serves as a venue…

AADR Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill

Dean Isabel Garcia made congressional visits in Washington, D.C., on February 28, along with three current dental students, as part of the American Association for Dental Research Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill. The goal was to help spread the word about the importance of dental, oral and craniofacial research.

The puppets love to come out to play, entertain and educate!

On February 18, four dental students, and faculty supervisor Leda Mugayar, D.D.S., joined the Mother and Infant OHI (World’s Greatest Baby Shower Bash Expo) held at Lincoln Middle School. The team from UFCD explained the importance of oral hygiene to pregnant and new mothers using fun props and puppets…

Managing Anxiety Today

On February 10, residents of the UF School of Advanced Dental Sciences, or SADS, enjoyed a presentation from Harold Shinitzky, Psy.D., who shared tactics and strategies for dealing with stress and anxieties in today’s climate. The college has a very multi-cultural environment with residents and fellows from the United…