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College participates in 4th Annual Florida Pain Summit

College participates in 4th Annual Florida Pain Summit

Published: September 23rd, 2009

When it comes to chronic pain, the quest is to find a way to bring quality of life to patients who suffer chronic and often debilitating pain. A group of […]

Strong start for research funding

Published: September 18th, 2009

The UF College of Dentistry announced a strong start to the fiscal year with research grant awards totaling $8 million during the first two months of this fiscal year. During […]

Low Elected President of the American Academy of Periodontology

Low Elected President of the American Academy of Periodontology

Published: September 15th, 2009

Samuel Low, D.D.S., M.S., Associate Dean and professor in the Department of Periodontology was recently installed as President of the American Academy of Periodontology Board of Trustees during its 95th […]

Dental Students Form Ethics Club

Dental Students Form Ethics Club

Published: August 31st, 2009

The University of Florida College of Dentistry Student Professionalism and Ethics Club (SPEC) held its first meeting on Aug. 20. The inaugural meeting was well-attended with about 55 students, plus […]

New CT Scanner in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology

Published: August 17th, 2009

Dr. Madhu Nair, chair of the newly established Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Diagnostic Sciences, has been awarded a state-of-the-art, high resolution Cone Beam Volumetric CT scanner in the form […]

2009 Student Summer Research Program

2009 Student Summer Research Program

Published: August 5th, 2009

2009 Student Summer Research ProgramMay 29 through August 3 How did you spend your summer vacation? Do you have memories of the scent of Coppertone and the grit of sand […]

Burks Completes UF Academy

Burks Completes UF Academy

Published: July 24th, 2009

Jacob Burks, M.B.A., coordinator of research programs and services and assistant director of the Center for Molecular Microbiology in the Department of Oral Biology, was recently recognized for completing the […]

11th Annual White Coat Ceremony

11th Annual White Coat Ceremony

Published: July 13th, 2009

Crisp white coats, happy D.M.D. students, proud friends and family, and a strong sense of responsibility and the importance of ethics – all marked the University of Florida College of […]

Faculty Promotions & New Faculty

Faculty Promotions & New Faculty

Published: July 9th, 2009

Promotions & Tenure Announced Indraneel Bhattacharyya, D.D.S., M.S.D. Bhattacharyya was awarded tenure and promoted to Associate Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Diagnostic Sciences.  He earned his B.D.S. […]

Echeto receives FDA’s Educator of the Year Award

Echeto receives FDA’s Educator of the Year Award

Published: July 7th, 2009

Luisa F. Echeto, D.D.S., M.S., a clinical assistant professor in the UF College of Dentistry’s Department of Prosthodontics, recently received the Florida Dental Associations Dental Educator Award. Echeto was nominated by […]