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UFCD Research Awards – January & February 2019

Published: Mar 18th, 2019

Congratulations to UF College of Dentistry researchers who received funding for projects in January and February 2019.

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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UFCD Research Awards – November & December 2018

Published: Jan 7th, 2019

Congratulations to UF College of Dentistry researchers who received funding for projects in November and December 2018.

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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.

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Lemos’ Study on Manganese Transporters, E. faecalis Could Have Promising Implications on Combating Infections

Published: Nov 15th, 2018

Lemos and his research team found that manganese uptake systems could be promising targets for the development of new antimicrobial therapies.

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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.

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In New Study, Dr. Frias-Lopez & Team Link Cortisol to Periodontal Disease

Published: Nov 1st, 2018

Imbalances of the microbiome could lead to a series of different diseases, and one factor is exposure to psychological stressors.

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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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Identifying Oral Manifestation of Diabetes

Published: Oct 17th, 2018

Second year dental students in the Treatment Planning course participated in an interactive session on blood sugar screening and testing of dental patients in September 2018.

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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.