UBC Dentistry has created a state-of-the-art clinic on the Vancouver campus thanks to a $1.8 million donation from Patterson Dental. The new facility will allow dentists and students to study and practice advanced techniques together.
GCC hosted its first-ever event focused IPE this past October. The event assembled a wide variety health care professionals and students to learn more about IPE and current and future trends in health care, and work on case studies that illustrated the importance of IPE.
In 2017, ATSU-MOSDOH started the Dentures for Veterans project, which evolved out of mission trips to Dexter, MO. During these dental missions, Dr. Hebert Silva realized veterans made up a considerable portion of the individuals in need of dental care. From that, the Smiles of Hope Dental Clinic was born.
VCU SOD has introduced a D.D.S./Ph.D. dual degree program for students interested in a career in academic dentistry and in translating oral health research to the clinic.