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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.

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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.

Research

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.

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Welcoming New Faculty: Michael A. Aguirre

Published: Oct 30th, 2018

Michael A. Aguirre, D.M.D., who earned his dental degree from UF in 2017, recently joined the college as an adjunct clinical assistant professor in the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.

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.

Health Professions HEED Award

UFCD Receives INSIGHT Into Diversity 2018 Health Professions HEED Award

Published: Oct 22nd, 2018

The HEED Award measures an institution’s level of achievement and intensity of commitment in regard to broadening diversity and inclusion on campus through a number of initiatives.

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Drs. Katz, Neubert, Nimmo Earn UF Term Professorship Awards

Published: Oct 19th, 2018

Each award runs for three years and provides a $5,000 per year salary supplement to the awardee.

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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.

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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: Andrew Corsaro

Published: Sep 28th, 2018

Andrew Corsaro, D.M.D., is a team leader in the predoctoral clinics, assisting in clinical affairs and quality, and providing patient care in the college’s faculty practice as a general dentist.