All Posts

2014 Dean’s Search

2014 Dean’s Search

Published: March 4th, 2014

Dr. Mike Good, the dean for the UF College of Medicine is chairing the search committee that is comprised of members of the college, the health center, the university and […]

Students working in the UF College of Dentistry labs.

2018 Gies Award Winner Comprehensive Training Program in Oral Biology

Published: March 20th, 2018

The Comprehensive Training Program, or CTP, was founded in 1990 to train the next generation of outstanding researchers, academics and leaders.

Pictures of the award winners

Two UFCD Pediatric Residents Earn AAPD Richard C. Pugh Award

Published: March 13th, 2018

Dr. Lynn Casey completed his residency at the NCEF Pediatric Dental Center in Naples; Dr. Aaron Scheps completed his in Gainesville.

Spring Synergy 17 photo

2018 Spring Synergy Slated for March 28-30

Published: February 13th, 2018

UF College of Dentistry’s annual research event, Spring Synergy, is March 28-30, 2018. Deadline to submit abstracts is March 2, 2018.

Photo of Olga Luaces

Luaces Receives ADEA Award

Published: February 5th, 2018

The award provides a full waiver of the tuition for the ADEA Summer Program for Emerging Academic Leaders offered in July 2018.

Haddock_Fernando photo

Welcoming New Faculty: Fernando Haddock

Published: February 1st, 2018

In November 2017, Fernando Haddock, D.D.S., joined the University of Florida Department of Restorative Dental Sciences in the Division of Operative Dentistry as a clinical assistant professor.

Matsumura_Satoko photo

Welcoming New Faculty: Satoko Matsumura

Published: January 29th, 2018

In January 2018, Satoko Matsumura, D.D.S., Ph.D., joined the University of Florida Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Diagnostic Sciences Division of Radiology as a clinical assistant professor.

Photo of Dr. Luisa Cassiano

Welcoming New Faculty: Luisa Schertel Cassiano

Published: January 25th, 2018

Luisa Schertel Cassiano, D.D.S., M.S., joined the UF Department of Restorative Dental Sciences as a clinical assistant in the operative division in July 2017.

Photo of Dr. Eleonora Bakiri

Welcoming New Faculty: Eleonora Bakiri

Published: January 22nd, 2018

The University of Florida Department of Endodontics welcomed a new visiting clinical assistant professor in April 2017.

Photo of Chris Connell

Welcoming New Faculty: Christopher Connell

Published: January 17th, 2018

In July 2017, new faculty member Christopher Connell, D.M.D., joined the University of Florida Department of Pediatric Dentistry as a clinical assistant professor.

Photo of Susanka Chukkapalli

Welcoming New Faculty: Sasanka Chukkapalli

Published: January 12th, 2018

Chukkapalli will focus on a research project, “P. gingivalis mediated disruption of autophagy in endothelial dysfunction.”