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Basic Life Support (BLS) Recertification

Thursday, August 18, 2022 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Live Demonstration Course: Basic Life Support (BLS) Recertification This course qualifies the enrollee a certification by the American Heart Association for Basic Life Support (BLS), upon successful demonstration and exam and the cost is $65 (College of Dentistry staff) or $75 (general public).   Course Registration (classes will be limited to 9 participants; once a class reaches the 9 participant max, registration for that class will then close. Please select another class if you find that...
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Olin Family Visiting Lectureship: Utilization of Periodontal Plastic Surgery to Assist in the Esthetic Outcome

Friday, September 9, 2022 (all day)
Olin Family Visiting Lectureship “Utilization of Periodontal Plastic Surgery to Assist in the Esthetic Outcome”  Dr. Peter Nordland
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Pregame Professional Program (Iowa State)

Saturday, September 10, 2022 8:00am
Dr. Carrie McKnight, “Infection Control Updates” Dr. Cindy Marek, “Xerostomia Management: New and Improved” Register today!
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2022 College of Dentistry Alumni Weekend

Friday, September 16, 2022 (all day)
  The College of Dentistry Alumni Reunion Weekend is scheduled for Sept. 16-17, 2022 for class years ending in 2s and 7s. The official Alumni Reunion brochure has been mailed. Registration will be open shortly!   Schedule of Events: Friday, September 16 8:30 AM                             Registration – Galagan Lobby, 1st Floor (Continental Breakfast) 9:15 AM                              Welcome & Opening Remarks                 9:40 AM – 1:00 PM            Continuing Education Program...
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Dean Clark Stanford presenting the Collegiate Teaching Award to Marcos Vargas

Marcos Vargas receives Collegiate Teaching Award

Thursday, June 23, 2022
On June 22, Dean Clark Stanford presented Marcos Vargas, professor in family dentistry, with the 2022 Collegiate Teaching Award. This award recognizes a faculty member who exhibits an “outstanding contribution to dental students’, graduate students’ or residents’ intellectual and professional development.”
Case competition participants

Iowa captures 7th straight win at national competition!

Thursday, June 23, 2022
At the American Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting in May, orthodontics residents from the University of Iowa presented orthodontics cases of patients they have treated during their time at Iowa. Since 2014, Iowa has placed well in every such competition, including second place this year.
Jason Semprini

NIH awards Semprini Training Grant for Oral Cancer Project

Thursday, June 16, 2022
Jason Semprini, a T90 trainee in Iowa Institute of Oral Health Research and a Ph.D. student in the College of Public Health, was awarded a F31 grant—a training grant for mentored dissertation research for his project, Evaluating the Impact of Medicaid Dental Coverage on Early-Stage Oral Cancer Detection.
College of Dentistry Building

Awards for Graduating Fourth-Year Students

Thursday, June 2, 2022
Several fourth-year dental students received awards for their efforts as dental students. Dean Clark Stanford presented the awards to Abigail Wieland, JoElla Guagliardo, and Emily Starman.
Students studying outdoors at Iowa Memorial Union

78 %

of iowa dentists graduated from the University of Iowa college of Dentistry

Graduating dental students

10 th

national ranking for research funding

Pediatric Patient Smiles

90 %

of incoming dental students chose Iowa because of the innovative curriculum