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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.

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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.

Welcoming New Faculty: Poliana Mendes Duarte

Published: Dec 12th, 2018

Poliana Mendes Duarte, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D., joined the UF College of Dentistry as a visiting clinical associate professor in the UF Department of Periodontology.

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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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Welcoming New Faculty: Tsuyoshi Tanaka

Published: Nov 28th, 2018

Tsuyoshi Tanaka, D.D.S., M.S.D., a clinical assistant professor and periodontist, is serving as the program director for the periodontology aspects of the DMD curriculum.

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Welcoming New Faculty: Andre Reis

Published: Nov 16th, 2018

Dr. Reis joined the college as a clinical associate professor in the Department of Restorative Dental Sciences Division of Operative Dentistry.

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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.

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UFCD Research Awards – September and October 2018

Published: Nov 14th, 2018

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