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CWRU Health Education Campus Brings Health Sciences Together

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With a focus on IPE, the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine will join the university’s School of Medicine and Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, along with the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, in a new Health Education Campus.

Dr. David Felton Named Dean of University of Mississippi Medical Center SOD

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Dr. Jeanne Sinkford Honored with ADA Distinguished Service Award

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When Dr. Jeanne Sinkford was a child, she didn’t know any women dentists, but knew she wanted a dental career. To honor  her lifelong commitment to ensuring that women and minorities are able to succeed, the ADA Board of Trustees will award Dr. Sinkford the ADA Distinguished Service Award at ADA 2015—America’s Dental Meeting. 

Dr. Steven Friedrichsen Appointed Interim Provost at Western University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine

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Dr. Steve Friedrichsen, Dean of the Western University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine, has been appointed as Interim Provost of Western University. 

Dr. Monica Cayouette Named Chair of Department of Oral Rehabilitation at MUSC James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine

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The Medical University of South Carolina Board of Trustees approved the appointment of Dr. Monica Cayouette as the Chair of the James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine Department of Oral Rehabilitation.

New Center for Oral Health Care and Research Opens at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

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With the opening of its new Center for Oral Health Care and Research, the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio has a modern, facility that will enable the school to bring improved multispecialty dental care, education, training and research to South Texas.

ADA Foundation Names Dr. David Whiston Leadership Award Recipients

Penn Dental Medicine Receives $10 Million Gift From Alumnus Dr. Robert I. Schattner

Dr. Brian Bast Appointed Chair of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at UCSF School of Dentistry

Dr. Santosh Sundaresan Receives 2015 Arthur A. Dugoni Faculty Award

Periodontics on the Move at LSUHSC School of Dentistry  

Penn Dental Medicine Awarded $750K for Haptic Technology Center

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Penn Dental Medicine has been awarded a $750,000 grant from The Benjamin & Mary Siddons Measey Foundation of Media, PA, in support of a state-of-the-art advanced dental simulation laboratory.

UCLA SOD Reflects on a Legacy of Research During its Golden Anniversary

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UCLA SOD celebrated its 50-year anniversary during the 2014–15 fiscal year. During that time, they have made major strides in education, research, patient care and public service.

UNC, Dental Foundation of North Carolina Establish Memorial Award for Slain Students

U-M School of Dentistry, Others Pioneer New Approach to Dental Care

UTHealth School of Dentistry in Houston Awarded $3.7 Million From NIDCR

Do You Know about the Kids’ Healthy Mouth Campaign?

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The Kids' Healthy Mouths campaign, launched in August 2012, is a collaboration between the Ad Council and the Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives.

RWJ Foundation and Dental Pipeline National Learning Institute Support Oral Health in American Indian Communities

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Poor oral health care has been an issue in American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities for many years. The most recent study reported that the AI/AN population has the highest dental caries rate in the country. The problem is attributed to a number of factors, including a lack of access to providers who understand and are committed to working in AI/AN communities.
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