August 9, 2018
Dr. Anne George Earns Prestigious University Scholar Designation
Dr. Anne George, the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry’s Allan G. Brodie Endowed Professor, and professor of oral biology, has been selected as a UIC University Scholar. The University Scholars Program honors faculty members for superior research and teaching, along with great promise for future achievements. The award provides $15,000 per year for three years.
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August 8, 2018
American Dental Education Association UIC College of Dentistry
The College's American Dental Education Association chapter received recognition from the ADEA Council of Students, Residents, and Fellows!
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August 7, 2018
University of Illinois at Chicago’s Library of the Health Sciences
The University of Illinois at Chicago’s Library of the Health Sciences has earned the Medical Library Association’s 2018 Research Advancement in Health Sciences Librarianship Award.
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August 6, 2018
Afsar Naqvi, Assistant Professor, UIC Department of Periodontics
A $2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health will help University of Illinois at Chicago researchers study how herpesviruses, and their underlying molecular mechanisms, contribute to increased inflammation in oral diseases, like periodontitis.
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August 3, 2018
Dean Clark Stanford UIC College of Dentistry
Dr. Clark Stanford, Dean of the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry and UIC Distinguished Professor, is Chair of the 2018 Academy of Osseointegration (AO) Summit. The conference will study risk factors for predictable osseointegration and will be held Wednesday, Aug. 8, through Friday, Aug. 10, at the Oak Brook Hills Resort in Oak Brook, IL.
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July 20, 2018
UIC College of Dentistry Post-Graduate Residency Programs
While 8 out 10 dentists practice general dentistry, the profession expands much farther than the general dentist. As with many areas of medicine, there are many specialized areas of training in which dental students can begin thinking about pursuing, even before applying to dental school.   
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July 20, 2018
Dr. Robert Rada, Mrs. Jayne Daniel
Dr. Robert E. Rada, Clinical Professor, Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, has been named the 2018 recipient of the College’s Jon Daniel Teaching Award, which confers upon him the distinction of also being a Jon Daniel Teaching Scholar.
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July 17, 2018
The Best Foods For Healthy Teeth, Gums and Whole Body
The difference between a healthy smile and frequent visits to the dentist has a lot to do with your diet. Eating a variety of nutrient-rich foods from all the food groups promotes healthy teeth and gums. This means maintain a balanced diet of fruits, vegetables, protein foods, calcium-rich foods and whole grains for a healthy smile as well as a healthy body.
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July 13, 2018
Dr. Luisa DiPietro
The new Scientific Director for UIC for the Chicago Biomedical Consortium (CBC) is from the College of Dentistry. Dr. Luisa DiPietro is Professor of Periodontics and Director of the Center for Wound Healing & Tissue Regeneration. The CBC post is her second University-wide role, as she also is the UIC Associate Vice Chancellor for Research.
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July 6, 2018
Dr. Joseph Powers University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry
Dr. Joseph Powers earned his DMD from the UIC College of Dentistry in May, and has decided to stay on, joining the faculty as a Clinical Instructor in Restorative Dentistry.
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