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COVID-19: UF Dentistry Update

All UF College of Dentistry centers are providing emergency care only. The college has also launched a teledentistry service for patients.

Marc Heft, 1948-2020

Heft was a professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and director of the Claude D. Pepper Center for Oral Health in Aging.

2019 Pugh Achievement Award Recipient

Dr. Annikka Frostad-Thomas is a 2019 Richard C. Pugh Achievement Award recipient after scoring in the top three percent on the ABPD Qualifying Examination.

Chang Receives Volpe Research Fellowship

The Volpe Award was established by the AAP in 2013 to address the retention of top periodontal basic science researchers and educators early in their careers.

Welcoming New Faculty: Elena Yarmola

Yarmola’s long-term research interests encompass biophysics, biochemistry, structural and molecular biology, immunology, biomedical engineering, and nanotechnology.

Welcoming New Faculty: Fata Moradali

Moradali became a faculty in September 2019, but has been with the college since 2017, working as a post-doctoral associate in oral biology.