MUSC CDM has become the first dental school in the country to have a Dentaroid teaching robot. “Hanoko” made its debut at a ribbon-cutting ceremony and demonstration to dental faculty, alumni and guests. The robot creates a high-fidelity teaching tool for the school’s dental programs.
The Taft College dental hygiene program earned a Gold Star recognition from the California Community Colleges Strong Workforce Stars program. The Strong Workforce Stars recognizes successful career education programs whose students show significant gains in factors important for advancing social mobility.
Faculty, staff and students at SIU SDM demonstrated their appreciation for the sacrifice and service of the nation’s veterans by providing free dental care at the inaugural Veteran’s Care Day on Nov. 15. SIU SDM third- and fourth-year dental students provided free comprehensive care to 33 patients.