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Senior Faculty Holiday Luncheon 2011

On Thursday, December 1st UFCD hosted this year’s annual holiday luncheon honoring the college’s retired faculty members. The events program included an afternoon of holiday music. University of Florida Men’s Golf Coach, Buddy Alexander, spoke on ethics in UF athletics and how recent events at other institutions are impacting The…

Good impressions on State Lobby Day

On November 15, 2011, a group of D.M.D. students from the University of Florida College of Dentistry traded their scrubs for business attire and traveled to Tallahassee to participate in State Lobby Day and, not surprisingly, they made a good impression on the hill. The students met with state…

DCRU: Open and Research Ready

The College of Dentistry recently opened a Dental Clinical Research Unit (DCRU), as a collaborative effort with the University of Florida Clinical and Translation Science Institute (CTSI), to facilitate and encourage translational research. The DCRU provides a fully equipped dental clinical environment, which is immediately prepared to host single…

SNDA launches “Mini Impressions” program

On October 15, the Student National Dental Association (SNDA) successfully launched the first Mini Impressions Program at the University of Florida College of Dentistry. Mini Impressions, an offshoot of the Summer Impressions Program, targets high school students instead of college students, but the goal is the same – to…