Dental

Dentistry training program awarded $1.4 million

July 18, 2017
 

The Department of Comprehensive Dentistry has been awarded a five-year $1.4 million training grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration.

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School of Dentistry awarded $2.4 million for scholarships

May 3, 2017
 

UT Health San Antonio’s School of Dentistry has been awarded a $2.4 million grant from the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration.

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Faculty member to head Special Care Dentistry Association

March 3, 2017
 

Jeffery L. Hicks, D.D.S., FAAHD, DABSCD, professor of comprehensive dentistry in the School of Dentistry, has been elected president of the Special Care Dentistry Association (SCDA) for 2017-18.

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UMass Lowell: Chemistry Professor Designing Dentures that Heal

February 19, 2017
 

If the human mouth is a sewer, then UMass Lowell chemistry Prof. Yuyu Sun is the chief sanitary engineer of dental appliances. Read the full story at UMass Lowell

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TPR: New equation: Silk + stem cells = salivary glands

January 6, 2017
 

What do silk and saliva have in common? They are both part of a unique experiment going on in San Antonio, a study that could change the lives of millions of people who suffer from dry mouth.

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American Dental Education Association: Dr. John Rugh of UTHSCSA SOD Receives National Dental Honor

January 1, 2017
 

John Rugh, Ph.D., of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Dentistry (UTHSCSA SOD), recently received the Evidence-Based Dentistry Faculty Award for accomplished faculty members. Read the full story at the American Dental Education Association

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