Dentistry, with its high number of procedures that produce aerosols, creates a potentially vulnerable environment for patients and dental providers.
The American Association for the Advancement of Science is recognizing Fellows as part of its five-year anniversary.
Burne is stepping down after 10 years; Gordan appointed interim associate dean for research.
CHC was the first dental center to join the UF Statewide Network for Community Oral Health.
Patel passed away in 2018 after a courageous battle with brain cancer.
Migliorati will continue in his role as a professor in OMDS and devote more time to teaching, patient care and scholarly activities.
“He has left an indelible mark on our college and we are deeply grateful for his service," said Dean Garcia.
For the sixth consecutive year, UFCD was recognized for its diversity and inclusion efforts with a HEED Award.
Dr. Vyas' primary focus is teaching and she is also working the in OMFR Faculty Practice and pursuing research interests.
Terza’s focus is teaching predental students in didactic and preclinical settings.