Penn Dental Medicine received a $1M gift from the Colgate-Palmolive Company to help advance patient care through the new Penn Dental Medicine Care Center for Persons with Disabilities and the development of the Colgate Innovation Laboratory.
LSUSD Filling the Gap in Orofacial Pain
LSUSD is working to address a dire shortage of orofacial pain experts. The faculty is presently working to fill the gap through the LSUSD Orofacial Pain Continuum. The continuum is designed for dentists and other health care professionals interested in improving their skills in working with patients with TMD, sleep disorders and other types of orofacial pain.
ATSU-ASDOH Gives Kids a Reason to Smile
ATSU-ASDOH students, faculty, staff and alumni were on hand for Give Kids A Smile at the Mesa, AZ, campus on Feb. 28, 2020. In partnership with the Arizona Dental Foundation, more than 300 uninsured kids from the greater Phoenix area were provided with dental services throughout the day.
Dugoni School Hosts Third Annual West Coast Curriculum Hackathon
Dugoni School was the site of the third annual West Coast Curriculum Hackathon held by the school’s student chapter of ADEA. The event was an all-day “design sprint”-type event. Students were split into groups to discuss and design a dental education curriculum that addresses an emerging theme in dental education.