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Delgado, Kashtwari Honored as 2019-20 ADEA Leadership Institute Fellows

Published: Mar 15th, 2019

The leadership institute is a year-long program that develops the nation’s most promising dental educators to become leaders in dental and higher education.

Tomar Appointed Director of Institutional Analysis and Evaluation

Published: Mar 13th, 2019

Tomar will develop, prioritize and carry out analyses to support institutional planning, evaluation and effectiveness.

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Wang Appointed Director for Maxillofacial Prosthetic Services

Published: Mar 12th, 2019

Wang will be responsible for overseeing maxillofacial prosthetic services including maxillofacial prosthetics, anaplastology and related services.

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Cassiano Appointed Predoctoral Clinical Program Director for Operative Division

Published: Mar 7th, 2019

Cassiano joined UFCD’s Department of Restorative Dental Sciences in 2017.

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Delgado Appointed Division Director of Operative Dentistry

Published: Mar 4th, 2019

The division director is responsible for leadership in the areas of teaching, research, service and faculty development for faculty in the division.

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Zoidis Appointed Interim Division Director of Prosthodontics

Published: Feb 27th, 2019

His new administrative duties include leadership for division faculty and staff, overseeing the curriculum, facilitating professional development, and working closely with departmental leadership to ensure successful inter-departmental and interdisciplinary collaborations

Dr. Luisa Echeto

Echeto Appointed Director of Patient Assignment and Screening

Published: Feb 23rd, 2019

The new position includes oversight of overall operations of a new predoctoral screening clinic where people interested in becoming patients in the DMD clinics are assessed and assigned to students.

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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.


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.


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.