Latest News from the Division of Periodontology
The division of periodontology at UConn School of Dental Medicine recently celebrated several resident and faculty achievements in research and professional development.
Dental Students Celebrate Week of Inclusion
Spread the Word—a global engagement campaign that empowers leaders and peers to strive towards inclusion—is the inspiration behind the Week of Inclusion.
UConn Researcher Develops Simple, Affordable HIV Testing Device
'This technology has the potential to bring point of care HIV testing to settings where early diagnosis and monitoring during treatment are critical'
Fourth-Year Student Wins ADA Health Literacy Contest
This year's theme emphasized the importance of dental health and overall health
Dental Care For Kids: Urgent vs. Emergent Situations
UConn pediatric dental experts provide top tips for tiny teeth
Researchers: Combining Two Bone Healing Remedies Can Inhibit Bone Growth and Regeneration
The study shows how important timing and location are to bone growth and proper healing
Dental Match Day for the Class of 2023
“Our students place in some of the most competitive residency programs nationally and it is a reflection of their hard work, dedication, and commitment to excellence," said School of Dental Medicine Dean Dr. Steven Lepowsky
Dental Students’ Day of Service
Students in the School of Dental Medicine honored Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through acts of service in the community.
Rulebreakers Even Among the Bad Guys: Researchers Unravel a Population of ‘Cheating’ Cells in Cancers
The research—unraveling a unique phenomenon— answers several conundrums about cancer, while opening new lines of scientific inquiry
A Fall Full of Service
A city clean-up, a blood drive, fundraisers, school visits, and screenings at a Special Olympics event were among the service activities that School of Dental Medicine students participated in during the fall season.