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Nobel Laureate is Keynote Speaker During UFCD Research Day

Nobel Laureate is Keynote Speaker During UFCD Research Day

Published: Mar 30th, 2007

Nobel Laureate Sir Harold Kroto, professor of chemistry and biochemistry at Florida State University and Fellow of the Royal Society, addressed faculty, staff, students and guests during the keynote presentation […]

Low to Lead New Strategic Partnership Initiative

Published: Mar 15th, 2007

Samuel B. Low, D.D.S., M.S., M.Ed., a professor of periodontology, has been appointed associate dean for continuing education and strategic partnerships. This represents a new and important initiative for the […]

MDL or Frankenstein’s laboratory?

MDL or Frankenstein’s laboratory?

Published: Feb 12th, 2007

MDL. The name alone probably conjures up memories of long hours of study for many UFCD grads. Opened in the early 1970s with the completion of the Communicore Building, the […]

Congratulations UFCD Superior Accomplishment Awardees!

Published: Jan 29th, 2007

Five UFCD Superior Accomplishment Award winners were selected from 100 nominations. Congratulations to Mary Bennett, executive secretary in the deans office; Barbara Hastie, Ph.D., research assistant professor; Debra Lynne Hatfield, […]

Tampa periodontist honored as UF distinguished alumnus

Tampa periodontist honored as UF distinguished alumnus

Published: Jan 29th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla.—Tampa periodontist Gerald Kluft, D.D.S., was honored as a Distinguished Alumnus for his achievements in dentistry, his leadership and his commitment to the community during the University of Florida’s […]

Dental practitioner-investigators set to begin study

Dental practitioner-investigators set to begin study

Published: Jan 29th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Nearly 40 Florida and Georgia dentists participating in the federally-funded Dental Practice-based Research Network (Dental PBRN) attended the network’s first annual meeting Jan. 5 & 6 in […]

A Day of Mourning for a Buckeye in the Gator Nation

A Day of Mourning for a Buckeye in the Gator Nation

Published: Jan 10th, 2007

Dr. Marc E. Ottenga, UFCD clinical associate professor of operative dentistry and dental graduate of Ohio State University, mourns the death of OSUs national football championship dream as a jubilant […]

Ottenga Honored by American College of Dentists

Published: Dec 15th, 2006

Marc E. Ottenga, D.D.S., a clinical associate professor of operative dentistry, received the Faculty Award from the American College of Dentists in recognition of his outstanding representation of ethics and […]

Anusavice Honored as Distinguished Lecturer

Published: Dec 15th, 2006

Kenneth Anusavice, D.M.D., Ph.D., associate dean for research and a professor and chairman of the department of dental biomaterials, was honored as the 24th recipient of the Greater New York […]

Lamont Editor of Microbiology Textbook

Published: Dec 15th, 2006

Richard Lamont, Ph.D., a professor of oral biology, is the editor of a new microbiology textbook, Oral Microbiology and Immunology, printed by ASM Press. The book is one of the […]