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Nini Sposetti

Associate Dean for Education Nini Sposetti to Retire

Published: Jan 30th, 2019

Sposetti has worked tirelessly to create and foster interdisciplinary education opportunities for our predoctoral students as well as teaching courses throughout her 39 years with the college.

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UFCD Research Awards – November & December 2018

Published: Jan 7th, 2019

Congratulations to UF College of Dentistry researchers who received funding for projects in November and December 2018.

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A Busy Fall for UF SNDA

Published: Dec 24th, 2018

The chapter coordinated two community service events focused on promoting oral hygiene to second and third graders at the Alachua County Boys and Girls Club, and to high school students at Hawthorne High School.

College of Nursing and Dentistry deans

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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Widmer Appointed to NASEM Committee on Clinical Practice Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Acute Pain

Published: Dec 5th, 2018

Widmer and his fellow committee colleagues will contribute to the development of guidelines for prescribing opioids for acute pain.

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Lemos’ Study on Manganese Transporters, E. faecalis Could Have Promising Implications on Combating Infections

Published: Nov 15th, 2018

Lemos and his research team found that manganese uptake systems could be promising targets for the development of new antimicrobial therapies.

Dr. Gibbs

Gibbs Appointed Interim Chair of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science

Published: 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.

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Identifying Oral Manifestation of Diabetes

Published: Oct 17th, 2018

Second year dental students in the Treatment Planning course participated in an interactive session on blood sugar screening and testing of dental patients in September 2018.

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UFCD Research Awards – July and August 2018

Published: Aug 30th, 2018

Congratulations to our UF College of Dentistry researchers who received funding in July and August 2018.

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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.