Ventilator associated pneumonia continues to complicate the hospital stay of patients receiving mechanical ventilation. VCU School of Dentistry and Nursing students were paired in four ICUs at VCU Health in an interprofessional learning experience to share skills and knowledge between the respective professions.
A major gift from several 3D printing companies to MUSC CDM is helping to advance digital dentistry education and patient care. Students benefit from these donations as digital dentistry has been incorporated into nearly all aspects of the curriculum.
Marquette SOD Celebrates 125th Anniversary
Wisconsin’s only dental school, Marquette University School of Dentistry, celebrated a major milestone in November, marking its 125th anniversary. The school opened its doors in 1894, with an enrollment of 30 when it began as part of the Milwaukee Medical College inside Trinity Hospital.
University of Missouri - Kansas City SOD
Unveils State-of-the-art Training Lab
The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry now includes a new state-of-the-art training lab for students, thanks to a multimillion-dollar makeover. The dental simulation lab is among the newest in the U.S.—and the largest.