In the first study investigating the origins of a little-known condition called chronic ulcerative stomatitis (CUS), researchers at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (TUSDM) provide evidence that an autoimmune response contributes to the painful oral sores that characterize the disease.
Since 1958, the William J. Gies Editorial Award (sponsored by the American Association of Dental Editors and the ADEAGies Foundation) has been presented yearly to the author of the most valuable editorial published in a dental journal or periodical.
An Advanced Specialty Education Program in Endodontics has been announced for the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) College of Dentistry. Adam Lloyd, B.D.S., M.S., has been added as Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Endodontics.
Dr. Cuong Nguyen, a Research Assistant Professor in oral biology at the University of Florida College of Dentistry, was recently notified that the Sjögren’s Syndrome Foundation is extending his current research grant for a second year, saying his renewal application had “demonstrated clear and significant progress during the first year of his grant.”
Dr. Marita R. Inglehart has been appointed Associate Editor of the Journal of Dental Education (JDE), the premier scholarly journal for academic dentistry published by the American Dental Education Association (ADEA).
The University of Detroit Mercy invites applications for a full-time tenure or clinical track position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in the Department of Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences, available immediately.