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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 […]

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Zoidis Appointed Interim Division Director of Prosthodontics

Published: February 27th, 2019

His new administrative duties include leadership for division faculty and staff, overseeing the curriculum, facilitating professional development, and working closely with departmental leadership to ensure successful inter-departmental and interdisciplinary collaborations

Gator Nation Giving Day

Gator Nation Giving Day

Published: February 25th, 2019

Dr. Luisa Echeto

Echeto Appointed Director of Patient Assignment and Screening

Published: February 23rd, 2019

The new position includes oversight of overall operations of a new predoctoral screening clinic where people interested in becoming patients in the DMD clinics are assessed and assigned to students.

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Associate Dean for Education Nini Sposetti to Retire

Published: January 30th, 2019

Sposetti has worked tirelessly to create and foster interdisciplinary education opportunities for our predoctoral students as well as teaching courses throughout her 39 years with the college.

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UFCD Research Awards – November & December 2018

Published: January 7th, 2019

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

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A Busy Fall for UF SNDA

Published: December 24th, 2018

The chapter coordinated two community service events focused on promoting oral hygiene to second and third graders at the Alachua County Boys and Girls Club, and to high school students at Hawthorne High School.

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UF Dentistry, Nursing Collaborating on Interprofessional Project Fueled by Florida Blue Foundation Grant

Published: December 18th, 2018

The two colleges will collaborate to improve health care for vulnerable populations while providing valuable learning opportunities for students.

Welcoming New Faculty: Poliana Mendes Duarte

Published: December 12th, 2018

Poliana Mendes Duarte, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D., joined the UF College of Dentistry as a visiting clinical associate professor in the UF Department of Periodontology.

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Widmer Appointed to NASEM Committee on Clinical Practice Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Acute Pain

Published: December 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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Welcoming New Faculty: Tsuyoshi Tanaka

Published: November 28th, 2018

Tsuyoshi Tanaka, D.D.S., M.S.D., a clinical assistant professor and periodontist, is serving as the program director for the periodontology aspects of the DMD curriculum.