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Cunningham Named Recipient of National Scholarship for Hygiene Students >

Kayla Cunningham, first-year Master of Science in Dental Hygiene Education (MSDH) student, has been named as one of two national recipients of the ADEA/Crest Oral-B Scholarship for Dental...

Students Provide Nearly $6,000 in Free Dental Care to Local Children >

On Friday, Feb. 3, more than 200 volunteers welcomed more than 100 Durham Early Head Start three-year-olds to the UNC School of Dentistry for free dental services and overall health...

Olmsted Family Distinguished Professorship Established >

Dr. John Olmsted and Ms. Frankie Olmsted, along with the American Association of Endodontists (AAE) Foundation for Endodontics, have generously contributed to a new endowment fund to...

Durham-based Student-led Dental Clinic winner of National Award >

The American Dental Association Foundation (ADAF) recently awarded the UNC School of Dentistry’s Student National Dental Association (SNDA) with this year’s E. Bud Tarrson Dental...

Wright Elected Vice President of the American Association for Dental Research >

Members of the American Association for Dental Research (AADR) elected Dr. J. Timothy Wright to serve as the next vice president of AADR. His term will commence at the conclusion of the...

Milano Presented with Leadership Award from Special Olympics North Carolina >

Dr. Michael Milano, clinical associate professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry, was recently named a recipient of the Golisano Health Leadership Award by Special Olympics North...