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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.

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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Welcoming New Faculty: Emily J. Bartley

Published: Oct 15th, 2018

Emily J. Bartley, Ph.D., a previous UFCD post-doctoral research fellow and a research assistant professor, is now on faculty in the Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science.

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First-Year D.M.D. Student Katherine Richmond Commissioned an Ensign in U.S. Navy

Published: Oct 9th, 2018

Dr. Thomas L. Bowers IV, UFCD clinical assistant professor and undergraduate program director, performed the commissioning ceremony.

NCEF Pediatric Dental Center

UF College of Dentistry to Take Over Clinic Administration at NCEF Pediatric Dental Center

Published: Oct 8th, 2018

Beginning January 1, 2019, Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida will transition administration of the center over to UFCD. All oral health care services and educational programs will remain the same.

UF CTSI, Clinical & Translational Research Building

UF PRICE Awarded Five-Year, $1.9 Million Grant for Resource Center for Minority Aging Research

Published: Oct 1st, 2018

Led by PI Roger B. Fillingim, Ph.D., director of PRICE and professor at UFCD, the new center will promote the diversity of the aging workforce and enhance the health of older populations.

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Welcoming New Faculty: Ellen Terry

Published: Sep 24th, 2018

We are pleased to welcome Ellen Terry, Ph.D., a research assistant professor in the Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science.

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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.

Dr. Joe Riley

Joe Riley Appointed to Faculty Affairs Role

Published: Aug 22nd, 2018

The University of Florida College of Dentistry announced the appointment of Joseph Riley, III, Ph.D., as interim associate dean for faculty affairs effective July 23, 2018.

Nathan Pisco, patient, with Dr. Calogero Dolce

Nathan Pisco’s Story: Oral Health Impacts Overall Health

Published: Aug 15th, 2018

At the College of Dentistry, the belief is oral health is the gateway to overall health. The expression couldn’t be more true for nine-year-old Nathan Pisco.