Once a year, UNE-CDM students and support staff offer free dental care as part of the statewide Dentists Who Care for ME event. Students provided care for 150 patients valued at more than $25,000 at this year’s event.
Institute for Oral Health Gathers Experts in Intellectual and Developmental
The American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry’s One Voice annual conference was held in Rochester, NY, where physicians, dentists and other leaders gathered at Eastman Institute for discussions about how to make more progress in health care for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
A collaboration between UIC COD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy and UI Health has resulted in a significant reduction in the amount of antibiotics prescribed at UIC COD.
Dental Welcome Center at UConn SDM Named for Dr. Monty MacNeil
The Dr. Monty MacNeil Patient Welcome Center at the UConn Dental Care Center was dedicated on June 3. The space honors the legacy of the former dean of UConn SDM, R. Lamont MacNeil, D.D.S., M.Dent.Sc., who stepped down June 2018 after 12 years.