Dr. Salvador Nares New Head of Periodontics
The UIC College of Dentistry is excited to welcome Dr. Salvador Nares as the new Head of the Department of Periodontics. Dr. Nares received his dental and periodontal graduate degrees from the Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas. He completed a 3-year postdoctoral fellowship at the NIDCR/NIH in mucosal immunology before becoming an associate professor and graduate program director at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill.
Dr. Nares “look[s] forward to joining the UIC family to continue to build upon the national and international reputation of teaching and research excellence” and “intend[s] on taking a hands-on approach to the educational mission of the college.”
Please join the faculty, staff, and students of the UIC College of Dentistry in welcoming Dr. Nares and his family to Chicago. Read more about Sal in the most recent issue of the Periodontics newsletter, Periodontal Attachments.