July 20, 2017
Researchers Dr. Cortino Sukotjo and Dr. Christo Takoudis
A collaboration between researchers in the College of Dentistry and College of Engineering has led to a breakthrough technique to improve the properties of one of the oldest - and widely used - structural biomaterials, collagen.
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July 20, 2017
Trephine biopsy sections figure
Dr. George Mandelaris, Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, Periodontics, and his nine fellow researchers were selected by the Board of Trustees of the American Academy of Periodontology to receive its 2017 Clinical Research Award for their article published in the Journal of Clinical Periodontology in 2016.
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July 15, 2017
Dr. Patrick Smith
Dr. Patrick Smith has joined the Division of Prevention and Public Health Sciences and the Department of Pediatric Dentistry as Clinical Assistant Professor.
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July 14, 2017
Dr. Lin Chen and Dr. Praveen Gajendrareddy
Dr. Lin Chen, Research Associate Professor, and Dr. Praveen Gajendrareddy, Associate Professor, both from the Department of Periodontics, received funding from Colgate Palmolive Co. for a study titled "The effect of Colgate mouthwashes and toothpastes on oral wound healing and expression of epithelial cell tight junction.”
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July 13, 2017
Recipients of the fourth annual Dr. Indru C. Punwani Graduate Student Research Awards
The Illinois Society of Pediatric Dentists awarded its fourth annual Dr. Indru C. Punwani Graduate Student Research Awards at the ISPD meeting at the American Dental Association building in Chicago on April 7.
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July 7, 2017
National Health Service Corps (NHSC)
Are you a medical or dental student in your final year of school? The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Students to Service Loan Repayment Program (S2S LRP) provides loan repayment to medical (MD and DO) or dental (DDS or DMD) students in their final year of school in return for a commitment to provide primary health care full time for at least 3 years at an approved NHSC site in a Health Professional Shortage Area of greatest need.
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June 28, 2017
Fred Chapa with a memento signed by College of Dentistry colleagues, at his retirement party.
Whether you’ve had to deal with something as small as a leaky faucet or cracked component on a dental chair, or something as major as renovation of an entire department any time in the last 25 years, you’ve worked with Fred Chapa and his team.
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June 28, 2017
Dr. Evelina Kratunova
Dr. Evelina Kratunova, Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatric Dentistry, was awarded a Master Clinician Scholarship from the Foundation of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.
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June 23, 2017
Dr. Ana Bedran-Russo
A natural compound found in grape seed extract could be used to strengthen dentin and increase the life of resin fillings, according to new research at the College.
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June 22, 2017
UIC College of Dentistry Annual Golf Outing
The 26th Annual University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry Golf Outing, an event hosted by the College and the UIC Dental Alumni Association Board of Directors, will be held at Cog Hill Golf and Country Club.
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