Bulletin of Dental Education

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

Around the Dental Education Community, News, Research, Technology | Permanent link

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  

Adhesive Congress Brings Together Experts from Around the Globe to Penn Dental Medicine

Conferences and Meetings, Research | Permanent link
More than 550 attendees representing 20 countries attended the 5th International Congress on Adhesive Dentistry (IAD), hosted by University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine (Penn Dental Medicine) June 14–15. This was the first time the Congress was held in the United States.

Assessing Researchers’ Awareness of Epistemologies and Methods: A Review of JDE Publications from 2001 to 2010

General, JDE, Research | Permanent link
By Ryan Leach How theory centered does scientific research need to be in order to provide useful information? Should the selection of a theory always precede the collection of data, or can the data sometimes be used to develop a

Transitions, Appointments, and Awards - March 2013

Awards, Career, Research | Permanent link
Dr. Terri Dolan Steps Down as Dean at the University of Florida College of Dentistry After serving for 10 years as the Dean of the University of Florida College of Dentistry, Teresa A. Dolan, D.D.S., M.P.H., has announced her intention

HRSA Opens New Funding Opportunity for Faculty Development in General, Pediatric, and Public Health Dentistry, and in Dental Hygiene

Grants, Fellowships, and Scholarships, Research | Permanent link

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) recently released a funding opportunity announcement for Faculty Development in General, Pediatric, and Public Health Dentistry, and in Dental Hygiene.

Dentistry Dean Leaving UW to Head NIDCR

Community, Leadership, Oral Health, Research | Permanent link

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director Francis S. Collins has announced that Dr. Martha J. Somerman, Dean of the University of Washington (UW) School of Dentistry, has been named Director of the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR).

Researchers Inject Nanofiber Spheres Carrying Cells Into Wounds to Grow Tissue

Research | Permanent link

For the first time, scientists have made star-shaped, biodegradable polymers that can self-assemble into hollow nanofiber spheres. When the spheres are injected with cells into wounds, these spheres biodegrade, but the cells live on to form new tissue.

Tufts University Study Supports New Classification of CUS

Research | Permanent link

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.

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